Area Business News
About 25-30 local contractors and design professionals were briefed on changes to the 2009 Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code.
Newport News Shipbuilding, which has employed many local residents for years, is celebrating its 125th year in business during 2011.
The Gloucester County Building Inspectors Department will hold an informational session from 7 to 9 o’clock tonight in the colonial courthouse to familiarize area contractors with the most recent updates to the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code.
Cordon Davis III was recently elected president of the Mathews County Chamber of Commerce.
Antex USA, which specializes in soldering tools, recently opened an office at White Marsh Shopping Center.
The Middle Peninsula Business Development Partnership board of directors decided Feb. 14 that the agency will cease operations by the end of June because of financial difficulties.
Tada Artist’s Boutique at Gloucester Point has expanded its inventory and class offerings and changed its name.
Six Rivers Armory opened for business in mid-January at White Marsh Village, a shopping center located on George Washington Memorial Highway, White Marsh.
Lines and Angles Beauty Salon opened for business in late November on Route 17, Gloucester, just north of Boulevard Cleaners.