Hanover County's proposed new budget is up $18 million over the current fiscal year, includes a two percent merit raise for county employees, but no new taxes. County Administator Rhu Harris's $390.6 million budget is counting on a continued economic recovery, a rise in residential and commercial construction and increases in real estate assessments and personal property taxes. Real estate is expected to go up 1.5 percent, personal property 8.3 percent. County employees would get a two percent merit increase, the school budget would increase by $8.6 million with 18 new positions, and pub
Henrico County has recorded its lowest crime rate in history last year. Charles Fishburne reports.
New federal data published yesterday shows a 43 percent drop in obesity rates among children ages two to five during the past decade. Charles Fishburne reports.
Richmond Police have released surveillance video showing a man beating and robbing a security guard at the site of the RVA Street Festival in November, and are seeking help from the public to find the assailant. Charles Fishburne reports
Richmond 2015 unveiled its courses in preparation for world class cycling competition coming here next year. Charles Fishburne reports.
This winter's frigid temperatures, winter storms, snow and ice removal...and intermittent thaws... have produced the perfect combination for potholes. Charles Fishburne reports.
One of the nation's largest cigarette manufacturers has agree to stop using animals for testing the effects of tobacco. Charles Fishburne reports.
Virginia has appealed the ruling on same-sex marriage...in order to expedite the process.
Charles Fishburne reports.