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A new kind of collective bargaining

Two companies that sell discount vouchers launched operations in Richmond this week, and if they grow here like they have in bigger markets, they could become a major marketing option for local retailers.

The doctor will see you in 18 minutes

A digital counter shows how long you’ll wait if you have to go to the emergency room at Henrico Doctor’s Hospital, and all you have to do is drive by. And it’s the latest — and maybe most clever — move in an increasing battle of local hospitals for market share.

Raft guide braves legal rapids again

Buzz Kraft is suing the City of Richmond for $5.55 million in damages for loss of income and property rights stemming from a breach of contract.

Monday Q&A: So you’re a bank turnaround specialist?

At 58, Herb Marth is facing one of his toughest challenges in a long banking career – trying to stabilize Powhatan-based Central Virginia Bank. This week he talks about troubled assets, the distraction of so much regulation and why fewer businesses are “credit worthy.”