The Virginia Department of Transportation is about to spend $68 million in highway resurfacing projects all over the Richmond District. It includes everything from Interstates to neighborhood streets.
Articles by Charles Fishburne
The Virginia Department of Forestry is closing its doors on its popular seedling sales for the season, and as Charles Fishburne reports, for more than 90 years it has helped keep Virginia green.
The maiden flight of the largest rocket ever to be launched from Virginia's Eastern shore had to be postponed yesterday due to equipment malfunction, but as Charles Fishburne tells us in this Science Matters report, the Antares program is a major step in Virginia's future in space.
Virginia Tech researchers show fatigue is the leading form of distracted driving resulting in crashes and near crashes.
After spending 17 years underground, billions of cicadas will begin emerging from the earth -- as soon as the ground temperature reaches 64 degrees.
Schools in Buena Vista were closed yesterday because of a brush fire that has burned 300 acres. It's still burning this morning.
VCU Medical Center is the first in Virginia to implant a telescope optical device to improve vision for patients who have macular degeneration. In this WCVE Science Matters Report, Charles Fishburne talks with Dr. William Benson, a cornea specialist and Chairman of the Department of Ophthamology at the VCU School of Medicine, who performed the procedure.
The State Board of Health is scheduled to vote this morning on controversial regulations affecting abortion clinics.
Monday is April 15th, the deadline for federal income tax returns to be filed, and again the United States Postal Service will extend hours to help late filers -- but as Charles Fishburne reports, it's not like the old days.
Both Chesterfield and Hanover County Supervisors approved new budgets yesterday, and both held off raising real estate taxes for at least another year. Charles Fishburne reports.