Ed Walker, a Roanoke developer, purchased the buildings at 117-119 and 123 South Union Street downtown for the urban boutique hotel, which will horseshoe around a pocket park currently about halfway through its construction.
With nod to newspaper past, new urban boutique hotel opens for business in downtown Danville
Danville voters approve casino gaming
Danville voters have approved casino gaming by a margin of more than two-to-one, with 13,022 ballots cast in favor of a gaming establishment and 5,941 ballots cast against it, according to unofficial results Tuesday night.
Caesars launches casino referendum campaign in Danville
Caesars Entertainment, which hopes to build and operate a $400 million casino resort at Schoolfield, has officially launched its “Caesars for Danville” referendum campaign. The campaign includes a committee that will be co-chaired by Del. ...
Truck Bodies: Morgan Olson opens plant in Virginia
$60 million, 925,000 sq.ft. state-of-the-art manufacturing facility delivering jobs and step vans on time, as promised
Governor Marks Morgan Milestone
Governor Ralph Northam joined local officials today at the Morgan Olson plant in Ringgold as the company announced the facility is now operational.
Grizzly’s Hatchet House Wins Main Street Award
Grizzly’s Hatchet House has been named by the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development as a Virginia Main Street outstanding business. Located in the River District at the corner of Franklin and Monument streets, Grizzly’s ...
BOBE NAMED ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR
City Manager Ken Larking announced today the selection of Corrie Teague Bobe as the director of economic development for the City of Danville. Bobe has served as interim director since the departure of Telly Tucker, who left in January to ...
NATIONAL GANG CRIME CENTER HONORS ROBERT DAVID
Robert David, youth and gang violence prevention coordinator for the City of Danville, has been named as a winner of the Frederic Milton Thrasher Award by the National Gang Crime Research Center.