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Thursday, May 21 2015
In the News Burlington Coat Factory May Replace Kmart in Colonial Heights Petersburg to Receive Health Improvement Grant Video Testimonial Saucy's Erich Wolfgang Business Testimonial Partner Spotlight Hillphoenix is a leading manufacturer of display cases, specialty products, refrigeration and power systems, walk-ins and comprehensive services. Hillphoenix is built on creativity and ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Education, Economic, Press Release
Thursday, May 21 2015
For Immediate Release May 21, 2015 Further information: Danielle MW Fitz-Hugh Cell Phone: 434-466-6160 The Colonial Heights and Petersburg Chambers of Commerce will co-host a Candidates Forum, May 27th at 6:00 pm at the Wilder Center at VSU Petersburg VA —Sponsored by Southside Virginia Association of Realtors and in collaboration with Colonial Heights and Petersburg Chamber of Commerce ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
Wednesday, May 20 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: May 18, 2015 CONTACT: Kristy Fowler Marketing & Community Relations Specialist 804-765-5789 Free Seminar on Skin Cancer Awareness and Exercise after Cancer Petersburg, VA – May is Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month ® and National Physical Fitness and Sports Month . Learn about the prevention, detection, and treatment of skin cancer as ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, May 20 2015
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, May 20 2015
June 2015 Step up to the plate with June training at CCWA Prepare to hit your business and career goals out of the park next month with a range of professional development opportunities - from technology to project management. Summer is the perfect time to get in the game and score a home run with these in-class and online courses. June Courses June 2 SharePoint Essentials – Level 1 June 3 ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, General News Article, Community, Human Interest, Economic, Political
Tuesday, May 19 2015
Chambers of Commerce: First Wave Magicians of Main Street Houdini makes an elephant appear! Can you believe up to now no one has written a modern history of American chambers of commerce? Not until Chris Mead recently published his one-of-a-kind Magicians on Main Street. So let's use Magicians of Main Street and investigate how well the conventional wisdom concerning the FIRST Wave of ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, May 15 2015
Petersburg Public Library Awarded Prestigious LEED ® Green Building Certification The Petersburg Public Library announced today that it has been awarded LEED® Certification. The LEED rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the foremost program for buildings, homes and communities that are designed, constructed, maintained and operated for improved ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic, General News Article
Friday, May 15 2015
Petersburg Chamber of Commerce Introduces Chamber U “It’s All About You Programming” Petersburg VA--The Petersburg Chamber of Commerce is proud to introduce Chamber U to our members! Chamber U is a suite of Chamber benefits to help “U” grow your enterprise. Chamber U will allow chamber members to “Maximize Their Membership”. As a member of the Chamber ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release
Tuesday, May 12 2015
Petersburg City Public Schools Office of School & Community Relations 255 E. South Boulevard Petersburg, VA 23805 (804) 862-7084/ Fax: (804) 732-2154 http://www.petersburg.k12.va.us May 11, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: Nicole Bell-Van Patten Public Information Officer Office: (804) 862-7084 / Cell: (804) 479-6814 / nibell@petersburg.k12.va.us Teacher Recruitment Fair Petersburg, Va. ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Friday, May 08 2015
Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, May 06 2015
Petersburg High to Host Inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet Petersburg, Va. - Petersburg High School (PHS) is having its Inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet! With the rich history of athletics in Petersburg, the Athletic Department will officially begin honoring the heroes of the past. The Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet will be held Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Good Shepherd Baptist Church. ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, May 05 2015
Property Managers and Landlords What is HOMES.mil? A simple, easy and effective rental listing website providing you with 24/7 access to Service members searching for available property rental listings near U.S. Military Installations. A comprehensive web based system to help manage your property rental listing inventory. The only DoD-sponsored rental listing website used by Military Housing ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article
Friday, May 01 2015
May 2015 Soar This Spring with CCWA Courses Elevate your skills and enhance your projects this spring! Our May offerings include technology, management, film industry training, certifications and much more. Workforce Wednesday one-hour webinars continue and check out our NEW WEBSITE to explore all of CCWA’s programs and services! May Courses May 5 Enhancing Your Presentations: An ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, April 30 2015
(1) Veronica Roache (Management major) participated in Project Shadow with Evan Kaufman (Executive Director) of the Hopewell Downtown Partnership. (2) Kevin Kidd (Agribusiness major) participated in Project Shadow with Karen Aylward (Assistant Director) at Chesterfield Economic Development. (3) Racheal Ajibolade (MISY major), Trevon Byron (Management major), Jay Davis (MISY major), Terrance ...read more
Thursday, April 30 2015
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Monday, April 27 2015
Streamlined steam locomotive Norfolk & Western 611 will pull passenger excursions From Lynchburg to Petersburg and return on June 13th and 14th as part of Norfolk Southern's 21st Century Steam program. 611, owned by the Virginia Museum of Transportation, recently underwent a massive restoration after more than two decades in retirement. These trips, among the first trips open to the ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts
Friday, April 24 2015
Events for May & June 2015 Building the Foundation for Your New Business This free class will be offered in 3 locations, register for the location convenient to you. Entrepreneurship is the American Dream. Unfortunately, of the 1 million businesses started each year, most of them eventually fail. The one common theme may be lack of planning. If you are considering the possibility of starting ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber
Thursday, April 23 2015
April 21, 2015 Dear Community Leaders, Last night a public meeting was held at the Army Logistics University on Fort Lee to present the next steps in the privatization of the Fort Lee lodging facility. The following points summarizes the results of the meeting: · Transition will occur on October 1, 2015 to InterContinental Hotels Group and the lodging facility will be flagged as a Holiday ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Thursday, April 23 2015
For the Patients & Friends of Southside Regional Medical Center April 2015 Tips for Managing Spring Allergies Spring is officially here, bringing with it allergies that cause misery for millions of Americans. But there are ways you can get relief. Avoid clothing made of synthetic fabric. Exercise outdoors when pollen counts are at their lowest. If you garden, take an antihistamine about a ...read more
Categories: Community, Education