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Charles Fishburne is a correspondent for WCVE Public Radio. He brings over 40 years experience as a broadcast journalist and news executive in Richmond, Washington D.C. and New York. Charles was also a long-time television news anchor and news director in Richmond.

Articles by Charles Fishburne

Science Matters: UVA Expands Its Research In Nanoscience To Include Medicine And Cancer Treatment

The University of Virginia has expanded its NanoScience research in the field of medicine and has recruited one of the nation's foremost authorities to co-direct its NanoStar Research Institute.  Charles Fishburne has more in this Science Matters report.

Hanover's Proposed Budget Includes Raises, No New Taxes

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