Norfolk-based Commonwealth agrees to oversight plan (Virginian-Pilot)
The boards of Commonwealth Bankshares Inc. and its bank subsidiary agreed to tighten their oversight of Commonwealth’s management and address weaknesses in the bank’s lending practices, the Federal Reserve said Friday.
Neighbors mixed on Fresh Market exodus (Virginia Gazette)
Business owners in Colony Square are split roughly down the middle about how Fresh Market’s move will affect them. The grocer has been trying to expand for some time and now plans to move to Courthouse Commons, a shopping center approved to be built across Monticello from New Town.
With end of stimulus, tough times ahead for public colleges (USA Today)
Experts say it won’t be long before stimulus dollars disappear for good, forcing state colleges and universities to raise tuition, cut enrollment, or lay off faculty — trends already apparent at institutions across the nation.
The Best of Business Travel (Inc.)
Business travel can be amazing… or grueling. The airlines you fly, the hotels you check into, and the gear you carry make all the difference. To help you trot the globe in style, we created this list of our 50 top picks for the best of business travel in 2010.