VCU researchers, in conjunction with Inova Fairfax Hospital and the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, are leading a clinical trial testing a new treatment protocol to help prevent repeat opioid overdoses.
John Ogle began his career in broadcast journalism while still in high school. In nearly 50 years on the radio he has worked as a news anchor for the ABC, NBC, and Mutual networks and as News Director of radio stations in Richmond, Miami, Washington, and New York City. After ten years as News Director of WCXR, Alexandria, John returned to Richmond in 1993 and organized The Richmond Times Dispatch Broadcast News Service. In its 12 year history, the network’s programming was heard on 20 radio stations across Virginia. John retired from the Times Dispatch at the end of 2004 but is still heard daily as a freelance Correspondent on WCVE Public Radio and on the ABC Radio Network.
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In Richmond, the State Water Control Board is holding the first of what will be four hearings scheduled on two controversial natural gas pipeline projects.
The Virginia Supreme Court has denied Bear Island Paper LLC’s petition for a re-hearing on how the paper mill’s machinery and tools were assessed for tax purposes.
Sheltering Arms Physical Rehabilitation Centers has paid just under $8 million for just over 25 acres in Goochland County to build a new hospital. It will be a joint venture with VCU Health System.
The State Water Control Board on Thursday will begin hearings to consider water quality certifications for the controversial Mountain Valley gas pipeline and next week for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. Gov. Terry McAuliffe has supported both projects.
Rick Hood, the owner of Ellwood Thompson’s Local Market, located in the museum district of Richmond, has rehabilitated the Round Building, built in 1955 at the corner of Floyd and Thompson streets, as a headquarters.
Mecklenburg County Supt. of Schools Paul Nichols said Virginia is facing a shortage of teachers that in rural Region 8 is critical. The best solution, he said, is to work with students at an early age who express some interest in being a teacher.
The City of Petersburg’s Comprehensive Annual Finance Report shows that in fiscal 2017 the city collected more money than it spent and came close to canceling a $7.7 million deficit. What does the future hold?
In October, The Virginia Department of Transportation imposed a 15 ton weight restriction on the Norris Bridge, over the Rapphannock River. There were concerns about two support pins. That led to criticism about the cost to truckers and businesses and, three weeks later, questions about how quickly the weight limit was lifted.
Petersburg City Council has been briefed on the 2017 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report that the city will file with the state. This year the city is talking about positives rather than negative.