Yesterday a Richmond based think tank issued a report on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act’s positive financial impact on Virginia’s cities and counties. Craig Carper reports.
The Commonwealth Transportation Board has just approved a six-year budget for highways, rail, transit, bicycle and pedestrian highway projects, and as Charles Fishburne reports, it leaves major highway congestion issues unresolved.
Yesterday Governor Bob McDonnell announced a public-private partnership to encourage increased use of electric cars in the Commonwealth. Craig Carper reports.
A William and Mary student continues to be involved in helping the people of Haiti recover from the devastating earthquake that struck the island in January.
Federal agents have arrested the Vice President of Marketing for International Business Network, once based in Henrico county.
The state Republican party retained both House of Delegates seats in special elections yesterday. Craig Carper reports.
Once again, The Maggie Walker Governor’s School for Government and International Studies has been recognized by Newsweek Magazine in its ranking of American high schools.
Two professors at Longwood University have launched a unique Civil War Sesquicentennial podcast.
The Boy Scouts of America will be celebrating its 100th anniversary the week of July 26th in Caroline County.
Virginia’s Tax Commissioner Janie Bowen died unexpectedly yesterday morning and as Charles Fishburne reports, she was well-regarded as an innovator and a public servant.