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Enter to wine a family 4-pack of tickets to Virginia Rep's "Disney's Beauty and the Beast." This production returns to the...
This month, Colonial Williamsburg launched the “Revolutionary in Residence” program. The first to hold the position...
In his six-hour series, Africa’s Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a look at the history of Africa, from...

From 88.9 WCVE and NPR News

The General Assembly is wrapping up its 2017 session. Majority Leader Kirk Cox has been announced as the new House Speaker after former Speaker William Howell announced his retirement.

The Assembly has managed to present a budget that makes up the forecasted $1.5 billion gap.

Immigration law in Virginia will likely be a heavy focus during elections this fall.

No More 'Footloose' Comparisons For This Oklahoma Town

The city council in Henryetta, Okla., repealed...

Chris Christie Will Soon Need A Job

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie leaves office...

A Difficult Childhood Inspires A Dad To Do Better

Michael Ryan, 45, is a juvenile judge in...

Local Arts

Richmond-based representational oil painter David Tanner pays a visit to Daphne’s Corner to talk about his painting process with Virginia Currents* host Daphne Maxwell Reid.

Art Trip: Richmond, Virginia

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Art Trip: Washington D.C.

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The closest place away from Earth that we could visit is our moon. The 1950′s through the 1970′s we saw a large interest in lunar exploration, but in 1972 we stopped.

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