• Ex-ethanol plant operator moves into Chapter 11 bankruptcy

    Vireol Bio Energy LLC received approval Dec. 14 from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Richmond to convert its case to a Chapter 11 bankruptcy, which enables companies to work with creditors on a plan to pay debts.

  • Ohio, Pa. regulators oppose Patriot Coal reorganization plan

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Ohio and Pennsylvania regulators say Patriot Coal’s reorganization plan doesn’t adequately address the company’s obligations to clean up mine pollution. Both states opposed the plan’s approval in separate motions filed this…

  • No plans to close Hawk ‘n’ Dove, other restaurants

    Owners of several Capitol Hill restaurants — including
    Hawk \’n\’ Dove, Molly Malone\’s and Lola\’s — don\’t expect to
    close any of the establishments in light of last week\’s
    Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection filing, according to an attorney
    for the company.