Thursday, June 24, 2021

Business Briefs

Quick updates on businesses and people

Literacy For Life Welcomes Six New Board Members

WILLIAMSBURG-Six new community members with expertise in business, health care, and education have been named to the Board of Directors for the Literacy for...

Dunkin’ Drive Thru Set To Open June 26 in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS—Residents and visitors to Newport News will soon be able to experience Dunkin’s store of the future, as the brand announced the grand...

Dominion Energy Customers Will Benefit From Stronger Grid

Dominion Energy Virginia customers will continue to experience more reliable service, new tools to manage energy usage, and greater access to clean energy sources...

Tradition Brewing Company Turns 5

NEWPORT NEWS-Tradition Brewing Company is celebrating a milestone anniversary in June, its fifth birthday. The brewery, located on Thimble Shoals Boulevard near City Center at...

Cancer Survivor Awareness Fundraiser Set For June 26 At Surf’s Up Restaurant

POQUOSON—June is Cancer Survivor Month, so it’s fitting that a group called God’s Hands and Feet (GHAF) is putting on a fundraiser June 26...

Neil Armstrong Parkway Signs Being Installed in Hampton

HAMPTON—The road that leads to NASA has been renamed Neil Armstrong Parkway, and the new signs are now being installed to reflect the change. The...

New Chief Information Officer Named At Newport News Shipbuilding

NEWPORT NEWS—Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) announced recently that Jason Sutton has been promoted to Chief Information Officer for its Newport News Shipbuilding division, effective...

Liz Moore & Associates Hosts Pet Portrait Fundraiser For Heritage Humane Society

YORK-To support the Heritage Humane Society’s expansion project, Liz Moore & Associates realty company will hold a Pet Portrait Fundraiser on Saturday, June 26. The...

Fund Will Award Nearly $1 Million To Black Nonprofits

The Norfolk-based Hampton Roads Community Foundation announced recently that it will be awarding nearly $1 million in grants to Black nonprofit organizations in the...

Fort Monroe Visitor Center Reopens

Beginning Friday, June 18, the Fort Monroe Visitor Center & Education Center will reopen to the public. The center’s hours are Friday–Sunday, 9:30am–4:30pm. Visitors...