Macon Brock, co-founder of Dollar Tree and well-known philanthropist, has died at his home in Virginia Beach the age of 75.
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The Greater Richmond Partnership has announced that GoToWork, a personal transportation service, has located in the area, plans to invest half a million dollars and hire 40 people to provide transportation to people who want to work, but don’t have transportation.
Richmond Police have issued a statement this afternoon (12/7) in anticipation of a Confederate States of America demonstration on Monument Avenue Saturday, promising “zero tolerance for criminal activity.”
The National Weather Service is now predicting up to one or two inches of snow in the Richmond area late Friday and into Saturday. Not enough to cause problems, but the Virginia Department of Transportation is ready for Winter’s worst, whenever it comes.
Governor McAuliffe and other top state safety officials today (12/6) officially cut the ribbon on a new Situational Awareness Unit, designed to coordinate state, local and federal emergency response agencies, in an increasingly dangerous world.
Virginia State inspection stickers on your windshield will be moved from the bottom center of your windshield to the bottom left corner as of January 1st.
The National Weather Service says cold is on the way, and maybe our first snowfall of the season.
It won’t be a big one, but Meteorologist in Charge of the National Weather Service in Wakefield says, “Yeah, there is a chance of snow for this weekend really what we are calling scattered snow showers here and there around the area no real accumulation expected.”
He says it is still a bit early for serious snow, but Winter is setting in. “It’s going to turn cold and stay cold for a while.”
Some 280 students with ADHD in Chesterfield County Middle Schools have seen their homework and planning skills dramatically improved as the result of a brief-school based research program conducted by VCU.
The United States Supreme Court has just ruled that President Trump’s immigration travel ban against six majority-Muslim countries can take full effect, while legal challenges against the latest version are still tied up in courts. One of those challenges is set for Friday in Richmond’s fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.