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PRINCE WILLIAM CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Local auto repair shop pays for employees’ health care

Woodbridge, VA — December 1, 2018 — Steve’s Auto Repair & Tire is covering the cost of its employees’ individual healthcare.

PRINCE WILLIAM CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: “You made my child the happiest person in the world.”

A few days after Christmas every year, a packet of thank you notes arrives at the Woodbridge office of family law lawyers Nichols Zauzig – neatly handwritten messages of gratitude from parents of some of the neediest children in the area.

HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Christmas Brings Two Babies to the Virginia Zoo

NORFOLK, VA: While most were enjoying their new Christmas toys, two Eastern bongos at the Virginia Zoo were in labor.

HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Vandeventer Blacks Ashley G. Moss Promoted to Partner

Vandeventer Black LLP attorney Ashley G. Moss has been promoted to partner, effective January 1, 2019.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: SEC members to receive $3 million in capital credits in 2018

CREWE, Va – In 2018, Southside Electric Cooperative’s (SEC) Board of Directors approved a $3 million capital credit retirement.

University of Virginia has most student athletes in state

University of Virginia ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a Virginia Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in Virginia

Virginia Commonwealth University, University of Virginia-Main Campus and Liberty University top the list of highest grossing men's college golf programs in Virginia in 2016

Virginia ranked No. 31 in average charitable giving

Virginia residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $5,539 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Virginia gets ‘C’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

Virginia ranked No. 12 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in Virginia

Old Dominion University, University of Virginia-Main Campus and James Madison University top the list of highest grossing women's college golf programs in Virginia in 2016

Pharmaceuticals and medicines industry Q4 net sales up 8.1%

The pharmaceuticals and medicines industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 8.1 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Food and beverage stores industry Q4 net sales up 2.4%

The food and beverage stores industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 2.4 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Aerospace products and parts industry Q4 net sales up 10%

The aerospace products and parts industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 10 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Information industry Q4 net sales up 4.9%

The information industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 4.9 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Machinery industry Q4 net sales up 10.7%

The machinery industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 10.7 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Nonmetallic mineral products industry Q4 net sales down 5%

The nonmetallic mineral products industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were down 5 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Professional and technical services, except legal services industry Q4 net sales down 3.2%

The professional and technical services, except legal services industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were down 3.2 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Fabricated metal products industry Q4 net sales up 10.9%

The fabricated metal products industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 10.9 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Manufacturing industry Q4 net sales up 5.4%

The manufacturing industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 5.4 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Motor vehicles and parts industry Q4 net sales up 8.2%

The motor vehicles and parts industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 8.2 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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