Virginia Commonwealth University will eventually be able to tear down a vacant store that stands on land the university owns at 501 W. Broad.
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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The neuroscience center at Johnston-Willis Hospital is one of only two hospitals in Virginia using the Leksell Gamma Knife Icon for precise radiation treatment of tumors and other disorders in the brain.
Homes prices and sales continued to increase in the Richmond area during the first three months of this year and that’s a trend that’s been going on for the past six years according to the Central Virginia Regional Multiple Listing Service.
The Pamunkey Indian Tribe has purchased 600 acres in New Kent County. Will that be the site of the $700 million casino they intend to build?
Prosecutors in Richmond will no longer seek cash bail bonds for defendants waiting to go to trial.
The Virginia Center Commons Mall was sold last year to a New York investment firm. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that as of last week, the mall still owed nearly a quarter of million dollars in 2017 taxes. At present there are some 30 empty stores.
Tricia Cady is a nurse at the UVa Medical Center. Last fall, she was working with neonatal babies and became concerned about keeping the tiny infants from pulling out their breathing tubes and lines.
To help balance the city budget, Petersburg is decreasing contributions to healthcare costs for employees on the family and dual plans July 1st. Firefighters make up a large percentage of them.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention, this afternoon, updated its alert concerning Romaine lettuce not just the chopped Romaine that made 53 people got sick in Virginia and 15 other states. The CDC says the romaine was traced to Yuma, Arizona, but hasn’t identified the source .
Employees of the city of Petersburg, who are insured on family and dual healthcare plans, will see their premiums go up on July 1st.