Governor Bob McDonnell says the Federal Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is on track to issue a wind energy research lease to the Commonwealth.
The Virginia Department of Transportation has pulled the plug on funding for a reconstruction project in Chase City.
On the Northern Neck, Richmond County supervisors have heard from the public about a proposed deal with Helena Chemicals.
The University of Virginia says there has been a dramatic increase in the average age at which Americans first marry in the last four decades.
U. S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-Va.) says Congress will take action this week to lessen some of the effects of the sequester.
Mecklenburg County has named a new tourism director.
A quick-thinking Petersburg police officer helped save April Genao and her children from a second story apartment fire Tuesday night.
State Police say an abandoned motel is the latest arson target on Virginia’s Eastern Shore, which has seen more than 60 suspicious fires since November.
Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling has announced he will not run as an independent in this year’s race for Governor.
Mayor Dwight Jones unveiled Richmond's $1.5-billion, two-year budget yesterday and announced that Richmonders' base water bill could be cut in half.