Month: July 2018

The Great Recession: 10 Years Later

13News Now | July 11, 2018 By: Janet Roach It’s been 10 years since the start of the Great Recession. When the bottom fell out of the markets and banks failed, Hampton Roads was hit hard. Our red-hot housing market took a hit. Friends and neighbors lost their homes and their jobs. Tourism dollars and… Read more »

Program linking military medics with civilian job opportunities becomes permanent

Inside Business | Jun 27, 2018 By: Alana Davitt Gov. Ralph Northam signed legislation on June 25 making the Virginia’s Military Medics and Corpsmen program permanent. The program was previously a pilot initiative administered by the Department of Veterans Services. It provides training and assistance to former military medics and corpsman in obtaining credentials and… Read more »