There was a big crowd at the Virginia Historical Society over the weekend
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
With temperatures well above ninety nearly every day, Virginians are using a lot more electricity this summer than they did last summer to keep cool.
West Broad Village now has a community garden that’s growing vegetables, some of which could eventually be sold in the nearby Whole Foods Market.
Humane organizations, including the Richmond SPCA, are expressing concern about Virginia House Bill 2482, introduced by Delegate Lee Ware, from Powhatan. It concerns animal abuse.
A fire over the weekend did heavy damage to a former tobacco company complex in Petersburg.
Virginians For High Speed Rail and the Southeast High Speed Rail Association are holding a public hearing tonight at 7pm.
A fire, over the weekend, did heavy damage to a former tobacco company complex in Petersburg. Authoritires are still seeking to learn the cause.
Henrico County has won 18 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties.
Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling was at Newport News/Williamsburg Air Port yesterday for the groundbreaking at Orion Air’s Operations Center. The project, a combination of aircraft hangar and office, will keep 57 jobs local and add 51 new ones. Tomorrow Bolling heads to southside.
Police in Chesterfield County are still trying to find out whose remains were found in a stolen car in the Appomattox River.