News Across Virginia
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500
CHESAPEAKE A developer's plan to build 192 apartments on a commercial parcel off Battlefield Boulevard appeared to be in trouble from the start. The Planning Department opposed it, saying the project, called Knell's Ridge Apartments, would strain already crowded schools and deprive the city of an opportunity to expand its business base.
TimesDispatch.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500
Fredericksburg.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500
BOWIE, Md.--I like capitalism. Specifically, I like the idea that if I write a better book, have a better idea, build a better mousetrap, I will be rewarded accordingly. A system where everyone gets the same reward regardless of quality or quantity of work is inconsistent with excellence and innovation, as the mediocrity and inefficiency that beset the…