| Mar 16, 2013
Seven years after opening the South Locust Point cruise ship berth and terminal, Maryland port officials have a problem: capacity, as in, not enough.
Without expansion, the record-breaking annual statistics will plateau at about 100 cruises and 241,000...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 10:34 PM
If there is one company wishing to fund the much-needed Calexico West Port of Entry expansion, that company is Kinsell Newcomb & de Dios.
In doing so, the Carlsbad-based investment banking firm has gone before the Imperial County Board of Supervisors,...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Coach transformed Fresno State football
Jim Sweeney, 83, who called Fresno State "a sleeping giant" when he arrived as its football coach in 1976 and then awakened the university — and the region — with 19 years of...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 4:51 PM
The manufacturers of Asia just got a lot closer to Baltimore.
Four massive cranes at the Seagirt Marine Terminal began writing the next chapter in the region's maritime history Thursday morning as they started unloading a 981-foot cargo ship laden...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 3:11 PM
Gov. Bob McDonnell and a group of Hampton Roads lawmakers both want to reform the management structure for state-run ports.
But dueling bills lay out divergent approaches when it comes to the governor's power at the piers.
For example, the bill...
| May 31, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Walter E. Woodford Jr., a state highway engineer and executive who supervised road construction projects from Ocean City to Garrett County and headed the building of the second span of the Bay Bridge in 1973, died of congestive heart failure May 22 at the...
| May 30, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Jeff Keever, a top official at the Virginia Port Authority, left the agency. His last day was Wednesday.
His departure was confirmed by a port authority spokesman.
Keever had served in a government relations role as the authority's liaison to the...
| May 30, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Three board directors of the Virginia Port Authority's nonprofit operating company stepped down in protest ahead of a corporate restructuring plan that would strip them of their authority.
The resignations, which happened at a Virginia International...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 5:07 AM
Junk in...junk out.
Lee County Port Authority officers arrested Arnaldo Jose Santiago Burgos after he allegedly forced his way onto a plane, claiming he was an FBI informant who needed to get to Boston due to medical complications, reports WINK CBS...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 8:37 AM
The Virginia Department of Transportation has signed a memorandum of Agreement with the U.S. Navy to begin work on the Interstate 564 Intermodal Connector in Norfolk, according to a statement issued Thursday by Gov. Bob McDonnell.
The connector will...
| May 10, 2013
| 2:50 PM
New York City can once again claim to be home to the tallest building in the country, and the Western Hemisphere for that matter.
On Friday, workers topped off the new One World Trade Center building with a spire making the structure 1,776 feet tall,...
| May 10, 2013
| 12:15 PM
A spire set atop One World Trade Center on Friday was greeted with cheers from workers high in the air and spectators from the street below.
The 408-foot spire, draped in an American flag, brought the New York City structure to a height of 1,776 feet,...