Researchers at VCU's Massey Cancer Center recently completed Phase 1 clinical testing on a combination of drugs intended to treat patients' with refractory blood cancers. John Ogle reports.
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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Last week the MathScience Innovation Center welcomed more than 145 teachers to its 4th Annual STEM Innovations Conference for Educators. They had to close registration at 150 for this week's first K-2 Educators Conference.
A 39 year old Mechanicsville man died early yesterday when he lost control of his motorcycle on southbound I-295 just north of Nuckols Road.
Fred Morton, Director of the Maggie Walker Governor's School , is retiring.
The Petersburg City Council will meet this morning to appoint a new city manager.
The MathScience Innovation Center's 4th Annual STEM Innovations Conference for Educators begins this morning.
The Children's Museum of Richmond and the Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen have joined together to create what they're calling Heart the Arts Fest. It happens Sunday at West Broad Village.
The Emporia Greensville Regional Airport has submitted a proposal for E-2 Hawkeye and C-2 Greyhound Naval aircraft to practice low altitude passes and touch and go maneuvers.
The Civil War Trust is working to raise money to acquire the property that served as Union Army headquarters for the 1864 Battle of the Wilderness.
The USS George Washington is back at work in the Pacific. One of the ship's officers is from Mechanicsville. The Washington, based in Japan, was in a six month maintenance period when the massive earthquake struck. A feature story by John Ogle.