Theater goers are sad over the closing of Sycamore Rouge.
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
The Petersburg School Board met last night and decided unanimously to approve applying for a planning grant.
The head of the Richmond SPCA is questioning the numbers of dogs and cats being euthanized at a shelter in Norfolk that’s run by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
NOTE: PETA did not respond to requests for comment.
Among the more than 600 students who are in summer programs at the School for the Performing Arts in the Richmond Community, about 30 are taking a brand new show on the road.
Authorities in two Virginia counties and two in North Carolina are asking the public for help in finding a pair of burglars.
Petersburg City Council has opened the way for more apartments and a business at 219 East Bank Street.
The Right Reverend Mark Bourlakas was consecrated on Saturday in Roanoke as the sixth Episcopal Bishop of Southwestern Virginia.
The failure of Congress to pass a budget led to sequestration and resulted in civilian furloughs at Fort Lee. That has resulted in long lines of traffic at access gates. The problem is likely to exist through the end of September.
Virginia State Police continue their investigation into a plane crash that happened Saturday on Rollins Lane in Essex County.