Two solar projects are planned in Pittsylvania County. An 800-acre, 125-megawatt project is anticipated near the Southern Virginia Megasite at Berry Hill in the southwestern part of the county. Another 60-megawatt project covering about 370 ...
Solar projects planned near mega site, Java
Danville center launches companies faster
British aerospace and defense components manufacturer MEP Ltd. isn’t moving into its U.S. facility for another few years, but that isn’t stopping the company from getting its operation off the ground in Danville sooner. In August 2021, MEP ...
2021 YEAR IN REVIEW: A viral hit that keeps coming leads Register & Bee’s top 10
In what could be viewed as the most ironic of circumstances, 2021 is ending the same way it began: surging COVID-19 cases proving the coronavirus pandemic is still in control. Amid the gloom — between then and now — there were days, weeks and ...
IALR Announces New Round of Vineyard Grant Funding, Accepting Applications
The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (IALR), program manager of the Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission’s (TRRC) Vineyard Development and Expansion Program, has announced a new round of grant funding available to ...
Chicken, waffles joint opens on North Main
The Lazy Bee Chicken & Waffles Bar & Grill opened up shop at 616 North Main Street. Owner Eljir Clark is a Danville native who is returning to the River City after 25 years in Greensboro.
Economic growth eats up room in Dan River Region industrial parks
An influx of companies coming to the Dan River Region has led to a reduction in available space in the area’s industrial parks. Local officials are looking to solve that issue by constructing more buildings and grading pads in those ...
Fashion Haus opens in River District
DANVILLE, Va. — Kelly Cunningham is a Danville resident and creator of Danville Fashion Week (DFW), and she can add another thing to her resume – opening up Fashion Haus with a ribbon cutting in Danville's River District on Friday.
Danville council takes another step toward construction of shell building
Danville City Council voted to approve a moral obligation for a loan to pay for construction of a 30,000-square-foot shell building in the Cyber Park. The moral obligation was required from both the city and Pittsylvania County as part of a ...