Colonial Heights City Council has authorized bonds to begin work on the demolition of the old Colonial Heights Baptist Church and the construction of a new courthouse.
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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A Petersburg man is facing charges in connection with the murder of 27 year old Tameka Claiborne.
Dominion Virginia Power, state and local officials are reaching out to help elderly people survive the extreme heat.
A group of more than 135 middle and high school students, with an interest in engineering, have been studying at Virginia State and Virginia Commonwealth Universities for the past several weeks.
Carl Gordon died yesterday, the Goochland native was 78.
There was a big crowd at the Virginia Historical Society over the weekend
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.