Shockoe baseball stadium plan wins initial backing 6-3
The Richmond City Council chose Monday to press ahead with the plan for a baseball stadium in Shockoe Bottom, but the 6-3 vote leaves little room for error as Mayor Dwight C. Jones sets out to finalize the project’s details.
Monday’s vote, which occurred around 11 p.m. after a marathon session, was not the final decision, but it was the first major test for the development plan unveiled by the mayor late last year.
PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:39:08 -0400
WH Group, the Chinese parent company of Smithfield Foods Inc., will cut its initial public offering on the Hong Kong stock exchange by more than half, wire services reported Wednesday.
PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:59:35 -0400
SUFFOLK State Transportation Secretary Aubrey Layne told area business leaders Wednesday that Virginia Beach Mayor Will Sessoms had agreed to the general terms for a state grant of $155 million for a light-rail extension into the city.