Microsoft Corporation is investing $348 million to expand its modular data center site in Mecklenburg County.
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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When Director Stephen Spielberg, Screenwriter Tony Kushner, and historian Doris Kearns Goodwin spoke at the Richmond Forum about the film "Lincoln," the Virginia Historical Society obtained a signed poster. That led to an idea for a new collection.
Last week, a two-year-old from South Hill received a new heart at the University of Virginia Hospital in Charlottesville.
"Chocoholic" happens tomorrow night at the Science Museum of Virginia. It is a benefit for a non-profit that has served the most vulnerable children, parents, and senior citizens in central Virginia for 135 years.
A subsidiary of Dominion spent last week at the DistribuTECH industry conference in San Diego. Dominion Voltage Inc. was showing off its Energy Distribution and Grid Efficiency (EDGE) voltage reduction technology.
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Henry and Patrick County Schools are among the first to sign on to a State Police initiative to help keep schools safe.
Petersburg's Sycamore Rouge Theater will observe Black History Month with a performance of the true life story of Elizabeth Keckly.
The Commonwealth Institute for Fiscal Analysis is urging the legislature to vote in favor of expansion of Medicaid called for in the Affordable Care Act, pointing out the benefit to Virginia veterans.
A former MacCallum More Museum and Gardens employee is back in Mecklenburg County, charged with four felonies.