University of Virginia Police Department is using Social Sentinel, software that uses key words and phrases to be aware and stay ahead of threats made on social media.
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 Goochland County planning department is reviewing a site plan, presented by Henrico based Kalyan Hospitality, for construction of a Residence Inn by Marriott near Route 288.
Hanover County Administrator Rhu Harris presented a $493.1 million budget yesterday (2/14), an increase of $22.5 million more than the current budget. Budget proposals include a 41.7% increase to education and 14% to public safety.
For 187 years the Virginia Historical Society has collected all kinds of things that reflect and tell the history of the Commonwealth. When the Governor and others are there tomorrow (2/15) for a WWI Centennial Gala, the organization’s new name will become official.
Mecklenburg County’s population has been declining for nearly a decade. Last month the state estimated a decline of 1,730 people, a 4.5% loss since the 2010 census. County Administrator Wayne Carter says he’ll wait and see how things work out.
In the Fall, The Virginia Department of Transportation finished a concept study to replace the Robert O. Norris, Jr. Bridge over the Rappahannock with a new bridge upstream. The first steps are being taken to prepare for the project to move forward when approved.
Petersburg Fire Chief Dennis Rubin say the cause of the fire that destroyed a warehouse and parts of the High Street Lofts last month remains undetermined.
VCU researchers have found that life expectancy is declining at an alarming rate in the U.S. Drugs, alcohol, and suicides are contributing factors but there are others including geography.
Two years ago Virginia created and funded New Economy Workforce Credential Grants with the goal of building a 21st century workforce. Now, based on wage data, the program has exceeded all expectations.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention the current flu season is now more intense than any since the 2009 swine flu pandemic. There were more than 160 confirmed cases of flu in Virginia reported last month and the Commonwealth may be on track to top the 200 cases in a single week reported last February.