Chesterfield County Administrator Dr. Joe Casey rolled out his Fiscal Year 2019 budget today (3/12), featuring a tax cut along with increases for public safety, schools, parks and libraries and capital spending.
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A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for areas West and South of Richmond, and a slushy mix expected along the I-95 corridor today (3/12), with a bit of snow in the forecast.
Virginia Tech is leading a national study to help deal with the nation’s one-million miles of aging water pipelines.
The Christopher Newport University Wason Poll released this morning (3/7) suggests trouble for Virginia Republicans in the 2018 Congressional Elections and cites an “enthusiasm gap” among the reasons.
The American Heart Association just this year has issued new guidelines that could extend the window for stroke victims to receive potentially lifesaving treatment.
Virginians weigh in on Corey Stewart, Donald Trump, Tim Kaine and the State of the Commonwealth in a Christopher Newport University Wason poll just released this morning (6am).
Virginia Democratic Senator Tim Kaine yesterday took to the floor of the Senate to urge Republican leadership to take up legislation to tighten gun control. He was mayor when Richmond was among the deadliest cities in the nation and he was Governor during the Virginia Tech massacre and he says the pain taught him about what he called three lies, “It’s not about guns, you can’t do anything about it. And the third lie that we had to confront repeatedly from the National Rifle Association was, gun safety rules violate the second amendment. That is just flat out wrong."
A protest yesterday on the VCU campus to deal with what activists say is a crisis in adjunct faculty pay and the need for new priorities.
Henrico County will be sending out an emergency test message to more than 182,000 phones, wireless devices and email addresses this morning (3/1).
“Good Morning this is the Henrico County Office of Emergency Management.” That’s the voice of Anna McRay, Division of Fire that will go out shortly to everyone registered to receive CodeRed, “there is no emergency at this time.”