Latest Virginia Gov Stories

2011-07-13 16:08:00

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:FGP), one of the largest distributors of propane, recognized today the decision by Virginia Gov.

2011-04-01 07:30:00

RICHMOND, Va., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Virginia Power, a subsidiary of Dominion (NYSE: D), is planning to convert three Virginia power stations from using coal to biomass, a renewable energy source.

2011-03-31 09:43:00

RICHMOND, Va., March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Virginia Power, a subsidiary of Dominion (NYSE: D), is initiating a study of what it would take to build a high-voltage underwater transmission line from Virginia Beach into the Atlantic Ocean to support potentially multiple offshore wind farms.

2011-03-22 08:00:00

DULLES, Va., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will formally dedicate new offices for its Herndon, Va.-based Raytheon Trusted Computer Solutions unit with a ribbon-cutting ceremony March 29 featuring remarks by Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell.

2010-11-04 16:32:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Trucking Associations (ATA) and the Virginia Trucking Association (VTA) applaud Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell for initiating a new pilot program to provide additional truck parking along the Commonwealth's interstates.

2010-09-09 18:23:00

MIDLAND, Pa., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Virginia Gov.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.