The weekend event to find a bone marrow donor for a little boy from Colonial Heights attracted 150 in its first hour at the Colonial Heights Optimist Club. By the end of the drive more than 600 people had registered.
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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Early Monday morning, William and Mary Science Professor Joel Levine was at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory as the Mars Science Laboratory made its perfect landing. He said he's looking forward to so much more than breathtaking pictures.
Discover more on this topic in this Science Matters Special Report.
Norfolk Southern Railway has been ordered to pay damages to a whistleblower who was fired after reporting an on the job injury.
The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles will be doing business in Colonial Heights from 9 until 4 today.
A Charlottesville man is in jail, charged by Albemarle County Police with repeatedly assaulting a woman yesterday.
Dinwiddie Sheriff's Deputies have a man in custody in connection with a fatal shooting on Sunday morning.
It is championship week for Drum Corps International in Indianapolis. The finals are Saturday. There are a slew of Virginians taking part.
In the fall, when Amazon dot com is fully operational in Dinwiddie and Chesterfield counties, more than 1,300 people will be employed. Tomorrow, dozens of applications to be among them will be filed from the Historic Southside High School Education Center in Dinwiddie.
A William and Mary scientist was there at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California when NASA's Mars Science Laboratory made its perfect landing on the red planet early yesterday morning.
The National Night Out has been growing each year in Petersburg, and tonight will be number 29.