Latest Chesapeake, Virginia Stories

2010-04-15 13:20:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A road use permit issued to Chesapeake Energy Corporation for moving its drilling trucks and other equipment over State Route 1007 in Bradford County was revoked because of the company's failure to deal with severe damage to the roadway, Transportation Secretary Allen D.

2010-04-01 05:00:00

CHESAPEAKE, Va., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- From April 1 through April 30, Cox will accept cell phones for recycling at its two Retail Solutions Stores in the Hampton Roads region. Cox and the USO of Hampton Roads are partnering on this cell phone recycling initiative for April, Earth Month.

2010-02-08 05:00:00


2009-07-21 09:00:00

DOVER, Del., July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that it has received all public service commission regulatory approvals required for its merger with Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU) (NYSE Amex: FPU).

2009-07-02 13:41:37

Scientists and environmental activists hailed the removal of tons of toxic mud from the bottom of the Elizabeth River in Chesapeake, Va. The removal marks the start of a $1.2 million cleanup environmentalists have been seeking for years, The (Norfolk) Virginian-Pilot said Thursday.

2009-06-15 05:00:00

~Reception to be held June 17 for Winners~ CHESAPEAKE, Va., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Eighteen Hampton Roads students have been selected for Virginia's Future Leaders scholarships.

2009-06-12 05:00:00

~Advanced screening and launch of Black List Facebook page June 17~ CHESAPEAKE, Va., June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 21, 2009 at 8 p.m. on Cox Channel 11, Cox will premiere its Hampton Roads Black List.

2009-05-28 05:00:00

~Circus preview opportunities available Saturday, May 23, at Greenbrier and Military Circle Malls~ CHESAPEAKE, Va., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications of Hampton Roads and the UniverSoul Circus have teamed up to create a special performance to benefit Cox Charities Hampton Roads.

2009-05-07 15:09:00

DOVER, Del., May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- John Schimkaitis, President and Chief Executive Officer of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK), announced today that the Company's Board of Directors elected Jeffrey R.

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