The state offered several million dollars in tax incentives to bring Steven Spielburg’s "Lincoln" biopic to Virginia, but that investment is expected to lead to economic benefits. Craig Carper reports.
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Republicans picked up at least six seats in the House of Delegates in yesterday’s election, strengthening an already formidable majority. Craig Carper reports.
Alex Nyerges, Director of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, discussed how art has put Richmond in the national spotlight, at the most recent installment of the Eyes on Richmond speaker series. Craig Carper reports.
Virginia’s largest landfill is now operating a waste to energy facility that can power 5,000 homes a day. Craig Carper reports.
A photographer with RVA Magazine was arrested and charged with trespassing while taking pictures of the early Monday morning raid on the Occupy Richmond protesters in Kanawha Plaza. Craig Carper reports.
Laura Lafayette, CEO of the Richmond Association of Realtors, spoke about the recession’s effect on housing opportunity at the latest installment of the Eyes on Richmond speaker series.
As Virginia works to implement a new performance pay pilot program for public school teachers this fall, some legislators question the program’s merits. Craig Carper reports.
A new study shows that employer provided health insurance coverage is at a 20 year low in Virginia. Craig Carper reports.
Virginia’s 3rd District Congressman, Democrat Bobby Scott spoke about his desire to reduce the federal deficit without the need for substantial cuts to government programs at the latest installment of the Eyes on Richmond Speaker Series at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Craig Carper reports.
Virginia Transportation Secretary Sean Connaughton says road construction and maintenance projects are at an all time high. Craig Carper reports.