Silver Line Playbook: Riding the new D.C. Metrorail extension to Dulles (Guest Commentary)

For those who prefer Richmond International Airport (RIC) as the point of departure for foreign or domestic travel, the completed Silver Line should enhance Dulles’ lure. Rather than confronting Northern Virginia’s nerve-racking automotive traffic, long-term parking fees, or expensive taxi or Uber costs, Richmond travelers now have another option.

New Business Licenses: 1.27.23

This week’s list includes restaurants, retail, transportation and more. (BizSense Pro subscription required)

Peter-Blair sold to two of the shop’s employees

“What I thought would be a temporary job in the interim turned into me owning it,” said longtime employee Elizabeth Creasey, who just bought the shop with coworker Rick Witty.

Local transportation startup pulls in $8M capital raise

HopDrive, formerly known as Social Auto Transport, is an app-based service that connects vehicle haulers with auto dealerships and auto repair shops. It has raised $11 million from investors to-date.