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Friday, August 23rd, 2019


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Gas prices could drop by about 25 cents per gallon this fall, AAA reports

Filling up at the gas pump should be a lot cheaper this fall compared with the summer, according to a new forecast by AAA.

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St. Louis-based hotel operator opens its first Drury property in the Richmond region

Speakers at forum see mostly good signs for economic growth

Three nonprofits selected for new charitable organization accelerator program in Richmond

Savage Apparel is using recycled plastic bottles to make shirts and shorts

Subscribers only Plan focused on Village of Midlothian's growth sparks concerns it will lead to overdevelopment

Virginia Supreme Court upholds circuit court decision in HHHunt lawsuit against Henrico County

Food hall planned to bring new life for Monticello Dairy in Charlottesville

Startup Spotlight: Tympanogen wins $1.48 million grant to further research on eardrum repair treatment

‘Juul-alikes’ are filling shelves with sweet, teen-friendly nicotine flavors

Subscribers only Lumber Liquidators' founder and former CEO takes small stake in the flooring giant

A ‘pivotal year’ for Nordstrom: New NYC flagship store part of a huge bet on the company’s future

Chesterfield Planning Commission unanimously endorses Carvana storage lot and inspection facility

Metro Business Live forum in September to discuss women's powerful business journeys

Seven startups chosen for fall cohort of business accelerator Lighthouse Labs

Nine-story AC Hotel by Marriott planned along Richmond's Canal Walk

Broad Street hotel sold: plans call for tearing down part of it for an office building and renovating the other for a hotel

After 125 years, Peebles' name on stores in Virginia is ending as locations are converted to off-price concept

Anthem offering Affordable Care Act plans in Richmond two years after leaving the market here

Walmart, Tesla pause in legal fight over fiery solar panels

NEW YORK — Wal-mart’s lawsuit against Tesla over fiery rooftop solar panels is being sealed by the court, and both companies say they look …

As global economic picture dims, solutions seem out of reach

As global leaders gather on two continents to take account of a darkening economic outlook, this is the picture they face:

Top U.S. CEOs rethink the meaning of shareholder value

The “shareholder comes first” has for years been the mantra of the Business Roundtable, a group that represents the most powerful CEOs in A…

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Getting to know: Liza Pruitt

Title: founder and curator of Liza Pruitt art collective business, which works with artists, designers and clients to find the perfect piec…

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The Color of Money: Equifax settlement has already spawned deceptive websites

It’s been less than two weeks since the Equifax data-breach settlement was announced, and already at least two websites trying to scam information-seekers have been shut down.


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