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SBH Specialty Stone renovates showroom, expands inventory (11/10/2010) - SBH Specialty Stone & Supply, Inc., recently renovated its Cobbs Creek showroom and expanded its inventory. Steve Pugh of Mathews, and his wife, Betty, own SBH Specialty on Route 198,…
Mathews Chamber charts course for coming year (11/10/2010) - The Mathews County Chamber of Commerce board of directors met Nov. 1 to map out a busy schedule of activities that will carry the group through late 2011. Cordon Davis…
Colonial Virginia Bank reports quarterly profits of $103,343 (11/10/2010) - Gloucester-based Colonial Virginia Bank reported net income before taxes of $103,343 for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2010, compared with a net loss of $41,923 for the same period in…
Gloucester chamber to hold after-hours social next week (11/10/2010) - The Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce will hold an after-hours social from 5:30-7 p.m. next Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Main Street Preservation Trust offices in Main Street Center. Sponsors…
Local B&B gets high honor (11/3/2010) - The Inn at Tabbs Creek, located off Turpin Lane at Port Haywood, was on the list of "Top Ten Innkeepers" in the annual best of BedandBreakfast.com Awards, 2010-2011. The awards,…
BZA approves application for catering, special events hall (11/3/2010) - The Gloucester County Board of Zoning Appeals voted 6-0 on Tuesday, Oct. 26 to approve the special exception application for a full-service catering and special events hall business. Robert P.…
New CEO set to take the reins at Colonial Virginia Bank (11/3/2010) - Bill Farinholt, chief executive officer of Gloucester-based Colonial Virginia Bank, announced Oct. 27 his decision to retire by June 30, 2011. Veteran banker Robert L. "Bob" Bailey will succeed him,…
Chimney Corner renovates showroom (10/27/2010) - Chimney Corner Lawnmower, Inc., located on Route 17, White Marsh, completed the renovation of its large showroom in mid-October. Owner Frank Crittenden of Dutton, said the work includes new display…
New administrator named at Walter Reed (10/27/2010) - Riverside Walter Reed Hospital in Gloucester has named Megan K. Moore as its new vice president and administrator. Moore officially began in her new full-time post on Monday, and heads…
Gloucester sponsors workshop designed to help local business owners (10/27/2010) - An Entrepreneur Express workshop to help local business owners prosper will be held from 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Nov. 9, at the Hampton Inn, Gloucester. Douglas Meredith, Gloucester’s economic development director,…
Hayes resident starts yoga business (10/27/2010) - Racheal Cook of Hayes, started River Lotus Yoga in August. She runs the business part-time now, with plans to offer additional individual and group yoga training sessions in the future.…
Rosemary & Wine adds new managers, changes menu (10/20/2010) - There have been a lot of changes recently at Rosemary & Wine, a restaurant/wine shop/wine bar located at 17 Plaza, Ordinary. Owner Mary Amos, who resides in Gloucester and St.…
Mathews couple purchases Hartfield home improvement, gardening business (10/20/2010) - M&M Building Supply of Hartfield, Inc., opened recently on General Puller Highway in Hartfield. A Mathews couple purchased the building that formerly housed Henley Do-It Center for many years and…
Chamber to sponsor Gloucester Wine Festival (10/20/2010) - The Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the Gloucester Wine Festival from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, at the Gloucester Institute (formerly Moton Center), Cappahosic. Chamber executive director…
Mathews florist moves to another location (10/20/2010) - Unique Design Florist recently moved from one Mathews location to another. Owner Deborah Smith of Moon, said she wanted more visibility for her shop and saw an opportunity when a…
Cardiologist joins Gloucester Sentara practice (10/20/2010) - Dr. Michael Casciello recently joined Cardiovascular Associates, Ltd., and now has office hours at the Sentara Medical Arts building near the entrance to the Gloucester Business Park, White Marsh. He…
Morgan joins realty firm (10/20/2010) - Bard Morgan, 46, is a new sales agent at Southern Trade Realty, Inc. He recently joined the company, located at Flat Iron, Gloucester. "I like meeting people and talking to…
Teagle agent receives insurance license (10/20/2010) - Jessica D. Burtchett of Gloucester, recently received her insurance license from the state Commissioner of Insurance for Virginia. Burtchett is an agent at Teagle Insurance, located off Main Street near…
Phillips Energy unveils new fueling station (10/14/2010) - Phillips Energy, Inc., located on Route 17 at Hayes, is the first private business in Virginia to offer three alternative fuels at once, said Chelsea Jenkins, executive director of Virginia…
Onemo couple opens Bethel Beach Inn (10/14/2010) - Richard and Daria Linsinbigler of Onemo, converted an 1834 farmhouse to their residence and, now, recently, have made their quarters to open a portion of the building as the Bethel…
Partnership seeks to offer wireless internet to Middle Peninsula (10/14/2010) - A newly-formed partnership plans to offer improved wireless broadband service to many portions of the Middle Peninsula. William Curtis, executive consultant for Falls Church-based Suntiva, said the partnership with Northern…
Podiatrist opens branch office in West Point (10/14/2010) - Tina W. Frye, D.P.M., opened a branch office in West Point in August. Frye’s main office is located at Abingdon Office Park, Hayes. A foot doctor, she’s been practicing podiatry…