With perfect weather, The Richmond Folk Festival drew its largest crowd ever and the most on site donations.
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.
Articles by John Ogle
Safe Harbor, which provides confidential shelters for abused women and children based in Henrico, recently uncovered some alarming victim statistics.
The Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine will host a symposium tomorrow bringing together experts in pain management.
Two people died in a single car crash in Chesterfield Wednesday just before midnight.
An event at the James Center this weekend has been called one of the most unusal food charities in the world.
The Cameron Foundation officially opened its new headquarters on South Sycamore Street in Petersburg yesterday.
At The Peter Paul Development Center this morning, children will meet a well known author today. Wes Moore was the keynote speaker at the Center’s 31st anniversary gala last night.
The Central Virginia Better Business Bureau will be shredding sensitive documents as part of National Protect Your Identity Week.
A major donation to Virginia State University will help students afford college.
There’s been a dramatic change in the water levels in Lake Chesdin.