Portsmouth Distillery Plans to Open in Mid-October

INSIDE BUSINESS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT By Briana Adhikusuma It’s been around three years since Skyler Pittman first ventured into opening his own distillery. And now that he’s getting closer to opening in mid-October, Pittman said he hopes he won’t cry when the doors...

InterChange Warehouse Begins to Take Shape

INSIDE BUSINESS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT By Briana Adhikusuma The sound of cranes moving around large, steel structures and the steady beeping sound of construction vehicles in reverse could be heard as a new warehouse began to take shape July 18 in Portsmouth. The...

Shamin Hotels buys Renaissance Portsmouth Norfolk Waterfront Hotel

By Paula C. Squires Shamin Hotels, one of Central Virginia’s largest hotel operators, has purchased the 249-room Renaissance Portsmouth Norfolk Waterfront Hotel for $9.2 million. The transaction with seller Ashford Hospitality Trust closed on Feb. 1, said Neil Amin,...

MoMac Brewing Co. to Open in Portsmouth This Summer

MoMac Brewing Co. has begun renovation on 6,600 square feet of space in the Academy Crossing Shopping Center at 3228 Academy Drive in Portsmouth. When completed, the space will include a viewable, onsite brew works, a private meeting room and a covered outdoor seating...