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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Governor Northam Announces New Measures to Combat COVID-19 and Support Impacted Virginians

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced additional steps to help Virginians impacted by novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, stop the spread of the virus in the Commonwealth, and protect public health.

“Everyone must play a role to h...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Coronavirus: 8 Things Your Small Business Needs to Do

Here are the top CDC-recommended tips that small business owners can take to mitigate risk, protect employees and support customers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). 

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Versona to Open in Spotsylvania Towne Centre

"A new women’s fashion retailer is coming to The Village at Towne Centre in Spotsylvania County.

Versona will open across from Park Lane Tavern in late spring."

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Grants available for developing specialty crops in Virginia

"RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services says it expects to administer nearly $540,000 in federal grants for the development of specialty crops.

The agency said in a news release that groups looking ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Fredericksburg Region is #1 in Job Growth

"Here’s a statistic to celebrate: the Greater Fredericksburg Region has added more jobs than any other region of the commonwealth since 2016.

According to a recent study by the Virginia Economic Development Partnership, the number of new job...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Artisan Soap Business Wins Towne Centre's Shop Small Business Showdown

"A homegrown venture crafting bath and body products with a whimsical flair, creative packaging and a positive message beat out more than two dozen local entrepreneurs to win the Shop Small Showdown at Spotsylvania Towne Centre.

Spotsylvania County re...

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