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Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in Virginia

University of Richmond, Liberty University and Old Dominion University top the list of highest grossing women's college swimming and diving programs in Virginia in 2016

HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Dominion Launches Offshore Wind Project

Dominion Energy Chairman, President and CEO Thomas F. Farrell II, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and other dignitaries participated in a ceremonial groundbreaking in Virginia Beach Monday, shoveling sand as they marked the beginning of construction on the project, scheduled to be completed in 2020.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Governor Appoints UMW’s Rucker to Transportation Board

University of Mary Washington Associate Vice President and Dean of Student Life Cedric Rucker will soon weigh in on some of Virginia’s most important transportation issues.

By the Numbers: Virginia Commonwealth University ranks 2nd best in the nation for its graduate fine arts program, study finds

Virginia Commonwealth University finished in a tie for second in a peer-assessment ranking of the best fine arts schools by U.S. News that examined 229 campuses around the nation in areas such as graphic design and painting.

By the Numbers: Virginia is among 29 states that retain personal income tax exemptions

Twenty-nine states, including Virginia, maintain personal income tax exemptions, even though the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act suspended such exemptions at the federal level, according to a Tax Foundation analysis.

Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in the U.S.

University of Richmond, Liberty University and Old Dominion University top the list of highest grossing women's college swimming and diving programs in the state in 2016

Bensley ranks the poorest of Virginia towns, study finds

Bensley was ranked the poorest town in Virginia in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.

Virginia ranks 23rd highest for state tax collections per capita

Virginia finished 23rd in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Building a better workforce: Chamber program helps firms gain access to transitioning service members

Barry DuVal, president and CEO of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, says his organization’s job is to help the commonwealth become the best state for business.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Virginia Reclaims Position as Best State for Business

“Virginia has long been blessed by a strong economy and we are proud to be recognized, once again, as the best state for business,” said Virginia Chamber President & CEO Barry DuVal.

Schools in the U.S. with the most wrestlers

Here are the most popular states for college wrestling in 2016

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: DHG Announces Promotion of Caleb Vuljanic to Office Managing Partner

Tysons, Va., July 17, 2019 – Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG), a U.S. top 20 public accounting and advisory firm, announced that Caleb Vuljanic has been promoted to Office Managing Partner of the firm’s Tysons office, effective June 1, 2019.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Area students visit D.C. during annual Youth Tour

Eight students from high schools in Southside Electric Cooperative’s 18-county service area stand in front of the United States Capitol during the recent Electric Cooperative Youth Tour.

Washington ranks 28th highest for dependence on property taxes, study finds

Washington finished 28th in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.

Great Falls ranks the richest of Virginia towns, study finds

Great Falls was ranked the richest town in Virginia in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.

Congressman Rob Wittman quiet on USMCA

Rep. Rob Wittman (R-Va.) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton quiet on USMCA

Rep. Jennifer Wexton (D-Va.) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger quiet on USMCA

Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-Va.) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Analysis: Which college wrestling program grossed the most in Virginia

Old Dominion University, George Mason University and Virginia Military Institute top the list of highest grossing college wrestling programs in Virginia in 2016

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