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Legislators from Central Virginia will discuss issues facing the 2014 General Assembly session during a forum this month at the University of Virginia.
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Starting Oct. 21, 2013, Prof. Larry Sabato will be teaching a FREE online course about John F. Kennedy.
In the most recently proposed regulations in the Obama Administration's war on coal, the Environmental Protection Agency has now exercised the nuclear option.
Growing national attention to the 20th-century practice of forcibly sterilizing thousands of Americans has put new pressure on Virginia lawmakers to compensate survivors.
A winter storm delivered a sloppy smorgasbord of snow, freezing rain and sleet to the southern Mid-Atlantic region and other states Sunday, with parts of Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey seeing more than 3 inches of accumulation, making driving dangerous for millions of residents nationwide.
E.W. Jackson, the controversial GOP nominee for Virginia lieutenant governor who lost by 11 points, is not going away.
As a wintry mess plans to make it's way to Central Virginia, VDOT crews have been preparing for the event for several days.
Ed Gillespie is weighing a run for the Virginia senate seat held by Democrat Mark Warner, Politico reported.
The county, as well as Manassas and Manassas Park, is now under a winter storm warning and could see up to 3 inches of snow and sleet Sunday morning before the precipitation falling from the skies changes to freezing rain Sunday afternoon.
The Virginia State Police have launched See Something, Send SomethingA , an free app for iPhone and Android which enables users to report suspicious or criminal activity by photo or note and to the Virginia State Police.
The metro Washington DC area is destination to world class sophistication. The vision of visionary designer Sheila Johnson, the fabulous Salamander Resort and Spa has become another iconic destination.
By Bianca Bonilla, contributor In Virginia, restaurant inspection reports aren't quite as simple as getting a letter grade or an easy to see number rating to post in the front window.
When West Virginia University President Jim Clements announced he was leaving to become president of Clemson University, WVU's Board of Governors faced a dilemma.
The nation will mark the first anniversary of the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School Dec. 14, a year when Virginia passed school safety bills in a matter of months, while leaving laws on background checks unchanged.
Weather on Sunday may take a nasty turn, with substantial amounts of snow and ice expected.
Governor Bob McDonnell today encouraged Virginians to prepare for a potentially disruptive early-season winter storm that will affect the Commonwealth this Sunday.