Thursday, August 18, 2022

Technology & Business

Broadband Service Expansion Coming To New Kent County

NEW KENT-New Kent County residents and business owners will soon have expanded broadband services, with some community members receiving such services for the very first time. On August 8, The New Kent County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an agreement...

3D Printed Homes Filled With Misconceptions

WILLIAMSBURG – There are a lot of misconceptions regarding 3D printed houses, starting with the name. “The name itself is actually a little strange because when you think of 3D housing, I think your mind can go in a lot...

Technology And Cybersecurity Leader Joins Dominion Energy

The Board of Directors of Dominion Energy recently elected Kristin G. Lovejoy to serve as director, effective August 1. Lovejoy is a technology and cybersecurity executive currently serving as Global Security and Resilience Practice Leader for Kyndryl Inc., an...

Rodas Wins 2022 JSA Postdoctoral Prize

NEWPORT NEWS—Arkaitz Rodas, a postdoctoral research associate at College of William & Mary, has been awarded the 2022 Jefferson Science Associates (JSA) Postdoctoral Prize. His project, titled “Understanding exotic mesons from quantum chromodynamics,” will use computational mathematical tools to...

Virginia Tech Postdoctoral Associate Receives Jefferson Science Associate Thesis Prize

NEWPORT NEWS—A doctoral dissertation describing how the measurement of “neutron skins” at the atomic level relates to the formation and structure of neutron stars recently earned Devi Lal Adhikari the prestigious annual Jefferson Science Associates (JSA) Thesis Prize. His...

Dominion Energy’s Second Offshore Wind Project On The Horizon

Twenty-seven miles east of Virginia Beach, in the Atlantic Ocean, sits the 12-megawatt Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOC) pilot project. It consists of two turbines. It’s about to get a bigger, fancier neighbor. By 2026, Dominion Energy anticipates its CVOC...

Jointech Offers Smart Services For Your Home Or Business

NEW KENT-When it comes to computer maintenance and repair, and Smart device services, Jointech, an IT company based out of New Kent, offers a variety of options for you and your home or business. Ahmad Mustafa, a native of Egypt,...

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Newport News Eases Taxi Restrictions To Promote More Competitive Fares

NEWPORT NEWS—Newport News City Council, in collaboration with the Newport News Taxicab Advisory Board, recently proposed changes to the Taxicab Ordinance in order to allow taxis to be more competitive with ride-share services such as Lyft and Uber. Major changes...

Jefferson Lab Offering Training For Science Teachers

NEWPORT NEWS—Physical science teachers of local fifth, sixth, and eighth grade students are invited to join the Jefferson Lab Science Activities for Teachers (JSAT) program for the 2022–2023 school year. The program offers training designed to model curriculums, pedagogies,...

Dean Of Luter School of Business At CNU Talks Leadership Skills at Virginia Chamber Forum

Each month, the Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Virginia Community College, hosts a Peninsula Executive Leadership Forum (PELF) to provide an opportunity for top level executives of premier Peninsula businesses and leaders throughout Virginia to share...