Hispanic Heritage Month is nationally recognized through the 15th of October. Locally, that means its time for the ¿Qué Pasa? Festival. John Ogle reports.
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
Chief executive officers in central Virginia have a more optimistic view of business and the economy in the six months ahead, but economic uncertainty remains for most businesses.
The Presquile National Wildlife Refuge in Chesterfield County will get a post-hurricane trail clean-up on Saturday thanks to volunteers organized by the National Audubon Society.
There'll be a ribbon cutting ceremony at the VCU Rice Center this morning. It's a celebration of the end of a critical stage of important wetland and stream restoration along the lower James River.
People who live in the City of Petersburg will notice an increase in their utility rates when their October bill arrives.
The rainy weather has produced a bumper crop of mushrooms in the region. Most of them are dangerous to eat --- for humans and pets.
There has been another increase in the number of people in Virginia living in poverty. John Ogle reports.
Richmond has been chosen to host the 2015 Road World Championships. The Union Cycliste Internationale made the announcement in Copenhagen yesterday. WCVE Correspondent John Ogle reached Mayor Dwight Jones in Denmark.
Started by two art teachers in Florida, September 21st is "Whirled" Peace Day. At the Steward School it's an annual event.
The Washington Redskins have been ordered to pay $260,000 in legal fees and costs in the case of three deaf fans who sued under the American With Disabilities Act because FedEx field failed to caption public address announcements on the stadium's screens.