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...