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Tuesday, June 30 2015
July 2015 Dive Into Summer With July Courses at CCWA Make a splash and upgrade your skills in July with more than a dozen classes and hundreds of online training opportunities. Jump in on everything from Microsoft Excel to Change Management… or learn to drive a forklift! And, our Workforce Wednesday webinars continue with Tablet Talk and Get Up to Speed with Google Cloud . ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Education, Economic, General News Article, Community, Papers/Research
Thursday, June 25 2015
In the News ' Hops in the Park ' Sets Inaugural Event Nov. 14 Planning Group for Hopewell/Prince George Area Focuses on Drawing Tourists Petersburg Could Be Home of Artist Living, Working Space Partner News HCA Virginia's John Randolph Medical Center celebrated the grand opening of its new behavioral health adult inpatient unit June 15. The 40-bed treatment program contains three ...read more
Categories: Political, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Economic, Education, Papers/Research, Press Release
Tuesday, June 23 2015
Chamber Welcomes the Petersburg Community Garden Project Petersburg VA--The Petersburg Chamber of Commerce is excited to welcome Mike Jackson, the founder of “Think Then Choose Wisely” Community Garden Project. As reported by The Progress-Index: Area children will now have the opportunity to eat healthy and learn life lessons, through mentorship with the Community Garden Project by ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, June 18 2015
In the News $900,000 State Grant Program Aimed at Promoting Job-Skills Training Community Snapshot Mother and daughter enjoy their meal at Saucy's Walk-Up BBQ in Petersburg. Click here for more images from around the region. Partner Spotlight M&T Bank strives to be the best company their employees ever work for, the best bank customers ever do business with and the best investment ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Political, Community, Education, Papers/Research, Press Release
Tuesday, June 16 2015
JULY 18, 2015 STEMDAY4GIRLS @ARGS FREE STEM Experience for Middle School Girls! Sign your favorite middle school (rising 6th – 8th grade) girl up for a full day of hands-on technology activities designed to spark interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)! Students will spend a Saturday at the Appomattox Regional Governor’s School for the Arts and Technology ...read more
Thursday, June 11 2015
Fort Lee Community Newsletter Visitor Control Center Opens at Fort Lee FORT LEE, Va. (May 28, 2015) -- Full operation of the Fort Lee Visitor Control Center began 26 May in preparation for new Army-mandated gate access procedures that go into full effect June 15. read more Fourth at the Fort Featuring entertainment by local variety band Red Neck Pool Party and Fort Lee’s own 392nd Army Band ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, June 11 2015
In the News Dominion Seeks 4 Schools for Small Solar Projects Community Snapshot McKenney Farmer's Market Partner Spotlight Colliers International in Richmond focuses on accelerating clients' success by seamlessly providing a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors. A corporate history beginning in 1910 has established the firm as one of the most respected ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
Tuesday, June 09 2015
Back by Popular Demand: STEM Summer Youth Camp Back by popular demand, CCWA will bring eight sessions of STEM CAMP this summer. Last year, dozens of children explored interactive technology in our state-of-the-art classrooms with instruction by industry leader, Black Rocket. Reserve your child’s spot in our summer camp today. Camp sessions will be offered at CCWA's ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release
Tuesday, June 09 2015
For Immediate Release June 9, 2015 Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting The Ward Center For Contemporary Art June 12, 2015 at 6PM 132 North Sycamore Street, Petersburg, VA 23803 Petersburg VA--The Petersburg Chamber of Commerce welcomes The Ward Center for Contemporary Art to Petersburg with a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting on Friday, June 12, 2015 at 6PM. The Ward Center for Contemporary Art has ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
Tuesday, June 09 2015
â??PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION Local Businesswoman Representing British Artist in the United States The best thing about art is how it always seems to bring people from all walks of life together. Petersburg resident Kimberly Ann Calos, owner of Petersburg Pickers, has forged an incredible working relationship with UK artist Phil Lewis, who resides in Cornwall, England. His wife is ...read more
Categories: Education, Economic, Community, Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, June 04 2015
Virginia State University Office of Career Services invites you to Save the Date for our 2015-2016 Career Expos . Plan for valuable days of networking with Virginia State University's most proactive students. Deans, Department Chairs, Faculty Members and Senior Administrators also look forward to networking with you at these events. Registration will be available July 1, 2015, and times ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Human Interest
Wednesday, June 03 2015
Welcome #RBC17! Richard Bland College staff and faculty welcomed new students to campus for the first of five orientation sessions scheduled this summer for the Class of 2017. The first freshman class group met peers, learner mentors, toured the campus and received their Fall schedules. More photos RBC Celebrates Largest Graduating Class in School History More than 150 students earned their ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, June 02 2015
For Immediate Release June 2, 2015 Further information: Morris Hudgins Email: morris@hudgins@yahoo.com Phone: 804-919--4246 Civic Organization Chartering The Petersburg Professionals Civitan Club Every Tuesday 11:45am – 1PM Petersburg Chamber of Commerce, Conference Room 325 E. Washington Street, Petersburg, VA Petersburg VA—A new Civitan club is forming in Petersburg. Club organizers ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article, Education, Community
Thursday, May 07 2015
Worry Less about Money A One-Day Interactive Professional Development Workshop for Supervisors in Business, Healthcare and Government Agencies July 24, 2015 • 9:30 am–4:30 pm This one-day, interactive professional development workshop for supervisors in business, industry, healthcare and government agencies will provide knowledge, tools and techniques to improve supervisors’ ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Papers/Research