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By TOM SHEAN By Tom Shean The Virginian-Pilot virginia beach The parent of Gateway Bank & Trust Co., which agreed this week to be acquired by Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc., filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission Thursday to raise as much as $40 million from the sale of preferred stock.
By MALCOLM VENABLE By Malcolm Venable The Virginian-Pilot NORFOLK Picture it: You're sitting on a manicured lawn. Sunrise. You look up, drink in the amber glow from the rising of the sun, which has turned the Elizabeth River into a moving mirror.
By MALCOLM VENABLE By Malcolm Venable The Virginian-Pilot AIRLINE STAFF is paging Sen. Larry Craig. His flight is boarding . But Craig doesn't hear them, or doesn't care, because he's in the men's room, finishing up his business.
By MAL VINCENT By Mal Vincent The Virginian-Pilot GONZO: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson" was bound to show up on the Naro Expanded Cinema calendar sooner or later.
By MALCOLM VENABLE By Malcolm Venable The Virginian-Pilot HOW DO YOU build a scene? A group of artists, musicians and clothing designers in Tidewater is trying to figure it out. Tonight, three groups join forces to host a dance party that they intend to be a building block.
By JULIAN WALKER By Julian Walker The Virginian-Pilot richmond Standing near crop fields at a Henrico County farm operated by the same family for 97 years, Gov. Timothy M. Kaine on Wednesday proclaimed Virginia's agricultural economy strong.
By JEFF HAMPTON By Jeff Hampton The Virginian-Pilot swan beach Plans have resurfaced for a commercial development, including a 50-room inn, on the northern Currituck Outer Banks where wild horses roam.
By TOM SHEAN By Tom Shean The Virginian-Pilot Hobbled financially by losses on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac securities, Gateway Financial Holdings Inc. has agreed to be acquired by a much smaller financial institution, Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc.
By DEBBIE MESSINA By Debbie Messina The Virginian-Pilot NORFOLK The sagging economy has many human service groups struggling with higher costs, shrinking donations and a growing client list.
By ELIZABETH SIMPSON By Elizabeth Simpson The Virginian-Pilot Officials of Shore Memorial Hospital in Nassawadox, the only hospital on Virginia's Eastern Shore, announced Tuesday they are exploring affiliating with a larger health care partner.
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