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Thursday, August 28 2014
PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION! Hey! You’ve Got Mail ! And it’s probably the most exciting message of the day! As the World Turns , Petersburg Pickers has been receiving, collecting, sorting and cataloging items from the set of the movie Ithaca , directed by Meg Ryan and produced by Tom Hanks . The film, shot in Petersburg and Richmond, Virginia, is about a young boy in a ...read more
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Tuesday, August 26 2014
Categories: Community
Tuesday, August 26 2014
Categories: Community
Monday, August 25 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 202-225-6365 August 18, 2014 Forbes to Tour Manufacturing Plants in the Fourth District Washington, D.C. - Congressman J. Randy Forbes (VA-04) announced today that he will be conducting a tour of manufacturing companies in the Tri-Cities/Richmond area on Wednesday and Thursday, August 20-21, 2014, to meet with the employees and business leaders who serve as the engine behind ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, August 25 2014
Categories: Chamber
Monday, August 25 2014
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Categories: Community, General News Article
Monday, August 25 2014
August 25, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Nicole Bell-Van Patten Public Information Officer Office: (804) 862-7084 / Cell: (804) 479-6814 / nibell@petersburg.k12.va.us Goals Set, Accomplishments Highlighted during Convocation 2014 Petersburg - This morning, Petersburg City Public Schools (PCPS) employees waived pom-poms and cheered during convocation 2014 – an annual event ...read more
Categories: Education, Community
Thursday, August 21 2014
Categories: Education
Thursday, August 21 2014
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Friday, August 15 2014
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Friday, August 15 2014
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Thursday, August 14 2014
Petersburg- Petersburg City Public Schools (PCPS) is considering implementing a “10-Point Grading Scale” for the 2014/15 school year. “Changing the grading scale to align with the College Board and larger divisions within the Commonwealth of Virginia will provide the students of PCPS a more competitive opportunity as it relates to the college admissions process,” said Dr. ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Wednesday, August 13 2014
Richmond Times Dispatch August 9 Jesse Vaughan brings his directing talent back to Virginia and VSU After overcoming personal hardship, the Richmond native has won 24 Emmys On the life satisfaction scale, Jesse Vaughan is scoring pretty high right now. He’s almost completed post-production work on an independent film that means a lot to him, “The Last Punch,” about legendary ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Community
Tuesday, August 12 2014
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Wednesday, August 06 2014
**Public Service Announcement** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 6, 2014 CONTACT: Kristy Fowler Marketing & Community Relations Specialist 804-765-5789 Car Seat Safety Checks Petersburg, VA – Did you know three out of every four car seats are not used correctly? Stop by the Southside Regional Medical Center (SRMC) Annex parking lot on Crater Road to get your child’s safety seat ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, August 05 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, is pleased to announce that Danielle Fitz-Hugh, President, of the Petersburg Chamber of Commerce, has been awarded a Regent Scholarship. Given to professionals across the country, the Regent Scholarships recognize each recipient for their involvement in ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, August 05 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, is pleased to announce that Danielle Fitz-Hugh, President, of the Petersburg Chamber of Commerce, has recently completed her second year at Institute for Organization Management, a four-year nonprofit leadership training program at Villanova University ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Friday, January 17 2014
Petersburg, VA – Quest Diagnostics Patient Service Center is now open in Petersburg, located at 200 Medical Park Boulevard – Suite B, Petersburg VA 23805 . Quest Diagnostics vision is: Empowering Better Health with Diagnostic Insights. They provide crucial diagnostic information that supports and enhances decisions people make to improve patients’ health. They work with ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Friday, January 11 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT : Danielle Fitz-Hugh 804.733.8131 or 434.466.6160 danielle@petersburgvachamber.com Petersburg Chamber of Commerce announces Three (3) New Board Members and 2013 Executive Leadership Petersburg, VA (January 11, 2013 ) – Today, the Petersburg Chamber of Commerce, along with its Board of Directors Nominating Committee Chair, announced that Tonya Jackson, Store ...read more
Tuesday, January 01 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT : Danielle Fitz-Hugh 804.733.8131 or 434.466.6160 danielle@petersburgvachamber.com PETERSBURG CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES NEW CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD Petersburg, VA (January 3, 2013) – The Petersburg Chamber of Commerce (PCOC) is pleased to announce their next Chairman of the Board of Directors, Jeff Kraus, Vice President of Administration for Container First ...read more
Categories: Chamber