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Allfirst to invest $130,000 in Suffolk headquarters and add jobs

RICHMOND – Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Tuesday, March 21, that Allfirst, L.L.C., an industrial general contractor and metal fabricator, will invest $130,000 to expand its headquarters in the City of Suffolk. The company will purchase new machinery and tools, and retrain up to 62 existing employees to operate the equipment and perform other functions. Allfirst … Continue reading

Suffolk man wants to open malt house for craft breweries
Art / Education / Health / Science / Virginia

Suffolk man wants to open malt house for craft breweries

Keith Foster wants to play middle man in Hampton Roads’ growing craft beer scene. He’s planning to open a malt house sometime next year and has aspirations of processing locally grown, quality grains to sell to local breweries. But are folks at either end of the supply chain interested? It may take some convincing. Foster, … Continue reading

Local / Virginia

Former Suffolk mayor gives archives to historical society

Former Suffolk mayor gives archives to historical society SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Historical Society will be using former Suffolk Mayor Andy Damiani’s personal archives to bulk up the society’s 20th century collection. Damiani tells the Virginian-Pilot ( that he’s saved decades of newspaper clippings, live radio records, videos and other items related to … Continue reading