The Steward School in Henrico celebrated the 40th anniversary of Earth Day with the announcement of a new green building.
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
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.
Hopewell Police have arrested a 39 year old man and charged him with first degree murder.
The debate on the success of last year’s American Recovery and Reinvestment Act is ongoing. A non profit group in Richmond is out with a report on its impact in Virginia.
Glen Fuselier, Jr. is out of jail. Accused of a number of felonies in connection with a high speed chase last week, he was granted bond on Wednesday.