Students at Linwood Holton Elementary School in north Richmond met former Governor Kaine and his wife Anne Holton at a groundbreaking this week for a new outdoor classroom.
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 team from The Maggie Walker Governor’s School won third place after competing over the weekend in the Center for Civic Education’s We The People – The Citizen and the Constitution national competition begun in 1987 in Washington.
For the first time in five years, the Virginia General Assembly convened yesterday without Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling presiding.
The Steward School in Henrico celebrated the 40th anniversary of Earth Day with the announcement of a new green building.
A local waterproofing and foundation repair company in Chester will begin collecting old American Flags on Monday.
The Virginia Foundation for Community College Education will present its Fifth Annual Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in Philanthropy tonight at the Country Club of Virginia. The Awards are scholarships at each Community College are given in the name of the winners.
The Petersburg Planning Commission has given unanimous approval to the Franklin Development Group of Richmond to go ahead with the second phase of its conversion of the old Brown and Williamson cigarette factory.
Katie West and Kirsten Knull have come up with a new product to help families monitor medications for babies and homebound individuals.
People working in the Richmond area who are expecting a pay raise this year are likely to be disappointed.
The National Institutes of Health as awarded Virginia Commonwealth University $20 million.