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Sussex County Receives $247,900 Grant from Virginia Business Ready Sites Program

Funding will allow the County to develop a master plan and conceptual engineering design for […]


Worldwide Retail Solutions Inc locates in SouthPoint Business Park adding 60 new jobs

Prince George, VA – Worldwide Retail Solutions Inc., a retail solutions company, has chosen to expand […]


Restoration Bioproducts Breaks Ground in Sussex County to Produce Biochar and Green Energy

WAVERLY, VA, UNITED STATES — Local and state officials joined Restoration Bioproducts yesterday to break ground for […]


Richmond-Petersburg Region Is a Winner of the National Build Back Better Regional Challenge

Richmond/Petersburg, VA, September 2, 2022 – The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) today […]


Governor Glenn Youngkin Announces Multi-Location Investment by DroneUp, Creating 655 Jobs in Virginia

RICHMOND, VA — Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced that DroneUp, LLC, a leading drone flight […]


Governor Glenn Youngkin Joins Local, Community Leaders to Launch Partnership for Petersburg

RICHMOND, VA — Governor Glenn Youngkin today launched the Partnership for Petersburg initiative with state, local, […]


Virginia-based Conservation Company to Construct First Commercial Pyrolysis Facility in the Commonwealth

Restoration Bioproducts to produce biochar and green energy RICHMOND, VA — Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced […]


Downtown Hopewell Business Pitch Competition Open to the Public

~ Homegrown for Hopewell: Community Business Pitch Competition & Free Business Bootcamp ~


Surry Businesses Recognized at Annual Business Roundtable

            FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    May 17, 2022 TOWN […]


VGR to Celebrate Economic Development Week

COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. — Virginia’s Gateway Region Economic Development Organization will be celebrating “Economic Development […]