In recent weeks, we’ve witnessed countless instances of individuals and organizations stepping up to meet the burdens that the coronavirus pandemic has placed on all West Virginians. Now, several business organizations are looking to get a clearer picture of the significant economic impact that has befallen the state.
The West Virginia Association of Regional Councils (WVARC) has partnered with the West Virginia Development Office, the New River Gorge Regional Development Authority and the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce in an effort to maximize stimulus funds for West ...
On April 21, 2020, the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia issued a long-awaited decision upholding West Virginia's right-to-work law, which was originally passed by the Republican-led Legislature in 2016 as the "Workplace Freedom Act." In doing so, the Court has brought finality to the nearly-four-year legal saga surrounding the constitutionality of the statute.
The Act was originally passed in February of 2016, making West Virginia the 26th such state to enact right-to-work legislation. Pursuant to W.Va. Code § 21-5G-2, employees could not be compelled to ...
While West Virginians continue to socially distance, stay at home and telework, “what’s for dinner” has become a popular question across many households. Luckily, the West Virginia Tourism Office and multiple convention and visitor bureaus across the state have an answer for you. If you’re tired of cooking at home, or looking for dinner alternatives on short notice, they’ve got you covered.
The West Virginia Tourism Office began collecting data from restaurants a few weeks ago in order to create an interactive dining guide. West Virginians can browse dining options near ...
Count West Virginia’s 2020 Primary Election among the many aspects of our lives that have been impacted by the COVID-19 public health crisis. After days of questions regarding whether an election can be effectively administered in the midst of social distancing and stay at home orders, Governor Jim Justice announced on Wednesday that the primary election will now take place on Tuesday, June 9, 2020.
West Virginia is one of many states to see its primary election impacted by the coronavirus. While some states have conducted elections in the midst of the ongoing pandemic, the National ...