Western State Hospital is celebrating the completion of a new $140 million facility at Staunton, with public tours tomorrow from 10 am to 3 pm. And as Charles Fishburne reports, it reflects an entirely new era in the treatment of mentally ill patients in Virginia.
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Virginians are being urged to sign up to participate in a multi-state earthquake drill next month. Charles Fishburne reports.
The Fourth U. S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that two college newspapers must be permitted to carry liquor ads, despite an Alcohol Beverage Control regulation prohibiting most alcohol ads in college student publications. Charles Fishburne reports
Smithfield Foods Inc.'s shareholders overwhelmingly have approved a Chinese corporation's $7.1 billion offer to buy what is today the world's largest pork processor and producer. Charles Fishburne reports.
The Environmental Protection Agency has named Dominion Virginia Power a 2013 Green Power Supplier of the Year. Charles Fishburne reports.
The Centers for Disease Control say that every year, more than 60,000 Americans suffer from skin cancer. One of them this year was Charles Fishburne.
Virginia Commonwealth University has just received an $18.1 million federal grant to study the risk of electronic cigarettes and other modified and novelty tobacco products. Charles Fishburne reports.
A commercial cargo ship made its successful debut yesterday, rocketing toward the International Space Station from Virginia's Eastern Shore. Charles Fishburne reports.
The Chesterfield County Chamber of Commerce, the Chesterfield Business Council of the Greater Richmond Chamber, and the Chesterfield County Council of PTA's have endorsed the county meals tax referendum. Charles Fishburne reports.
A federal appeals court in Richmond says clicking "like" on Facebook is constitutionally protected free speech. Charles Fishburne reports.