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Shenandoah Valley Organic expanding production, creating 110 new jobs in Harrisonburg

Shenandoah Valley Organic will establish a second 75,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility in the City of Harrisonburg, creating 110 new jobs.

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VA Ready partners with BAE Systems to help Virginians find employment

The Virginia Ready Initiative is partnering with BAE Systems to get more individuals impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic response into skilled trades.

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Virginia ABC shipping to customers in Richmond, Northern Virginia, Hampton Roads

Customers in select areas of Richmond, Northern Virginia and Hampton Roads can enjoy the convenience of having spirits, mixers and Virginia wines shipped directly to their homes as part of a pilot initiative from the Virginia ABC.

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Some good news in employment numbers: Virginia jobless rate down in October

Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined nine-tenths of a percentage point in October to 5.3 percent as the number of employed residents increased by 24,865 to 4,049,466.

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Virginia home sales see third straight month of double-digit price growth in October

Home prices continue to surge throughout the Commonwealth, fueled by strong demand, low inventory, and favorable mortgage rates, according to the October 2020 Home Sales Report released by Virginia REALTORS® on Wednesday.