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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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Nonprofit Planning 76 Unit Complex At Six Points On North Side

Stressing the importance of affordable housing, the non profit Community Preservation and Development Corporation is planning a 76 unit multifamily complex on land in the Six Points area of Highland Park in Richmond.

CPDC’s Real Estate Development officer is Lee Allford said, “It’s a four story new construction building with a mixture of one’s, two’s, and three bedroom apartments. It does have an income restriction. The reason for that is the rents are below market rate.”