7th District Congressman Dave Brat and 1st District Tennessee Representative Phil Roe are in the midst of a townhall meeting for military veterans at the Henrico County Administration Building.
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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At the end of last month, Virginia’s 7th District Congressman Dave Brat hosted a meeting with Veteran’s service groups. On Friday, he is hosting a Veteran’s Town Hall meeting at the Henrico County Administration Building on East Parham Road.
Loughridge and Company Construction Services has presented renderings for a 224 unit apartment complex on just under five acres at 2009 Brook Road adjacent to the North Richmond Post Office.
The Hanover County School Board had a planning retreat yesterday (9/24/18) and made decision that will impact two elementary schools and Lee Davis High School.
Easley Hedrick Insurance and Financial, based in Hanover County, has expanded its footprint statewide with the purchase of five independent insurance agencies.
Late Friday (9/21/18), Petersburg announced that the Standard and Poor’s Rating Service had upgraded the city’s bond rating and revised its outlook. Good news as the city continues its economic recovery.
In partnership with the Petersburg Preservation Task Force, the city has been able to move forward with a National Park Service Satellite Visitors Center in the historic Southside Depot built in 1862.
This week, the U.S. Senate passed The Opioid Crisis Response Act on a vote of 99-1. The bill, similar to House Bill 6, provides $8 billion to stop the flow of illegal opioids from other countries, and to fund prevention, treatment and recovery programs.
There’s a pretty big hole in Patten Lane near Genito Road in Amelia County. The extreme rain on Monday washed it out. Getting the road fixed is complicated.
Mecklenburg and the lake region of Virginia weren’t impacted last week when Hurricane Florence blew through nearby North Carolina. But, yesterday the area was dealing with rain and tornadic activity in the wake of the storm. Flooding remains an issue today.