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  1. Startup participates in Google pitch competitionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Virginia Business

    ... entrepreneurs pitched their business plans in four minutes or less to more than 100 investors. Crump's startup, Richmond-based Uvest Solar, was picked from 100 around the world to participate in the event. Uvest also was an exhibitor at the Launch ...

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  2. Shenandoah Valley Partnership picks new directorRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Virginia Business

    The new head of the Shenandoah Valley Partnership may be young, but she's not green in terms of economic development experience. Carrie Chenery, who turns 29 in April, was assistant secretary of agriculture and forestry in Richmond before becoming executive director of the SVP, an economic development organization serving seven counties and five cities in the Valley.

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  3. Loudoun boosting breweries as well as wineriesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Virginia Business

    ... the owner of the 53-acre farm where Lucketts Mill will locate. He is also the co-owner of James River Distillery in Richmond. Lucketts Mill initially will produce hops for gin made at James River Distillery. The processing facility eventually will ...

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  4. This Week in the Civil WarRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... back Lee's forces and soon cut off Lee's only remaining supply line for the Confederacy to Petersburg and nearby Richmond, Virginia, seat of the Confederacy. News reports of the week recalled bloody combat and thousands of Confederates taken prison ...

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  5. Lorenzo Hall explains difficult decision to leave WTVR CBS 6Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    After six years and four months in Richmond, the 5 p.m. newscast on Friday, March 27 will be my last assignment at WTVR CBS 6. Strangely, I feel like I've grown up before your eyes. I started at WTVR right after college.

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  6. The Virginia Way leads legislators astray on ethics reformRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Virginia Business

    An old joke offers this explanation for the odd pose of George Washington's statue on Richmond's Capitol Square. Mounted on a horse, Washington's head is cocked toward the Capitol as he points toward the South.

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  7. VCU has a been a big factor in Richmond's revivalRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Virginia Business

    Editor's note: This is part of an ongoing series looking at Virginia's colleges and universities as economic engines. When Greg Wingfield, the outgoing president and CEO of the Greater Richmond Partnership, was studying urban planning in the 1970s, the future of American cities seemed bleak.

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  8. With supply limited, Virginia's location is pushing demandRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Virginia Business

    Having a new, empty 130,000- square-foot industrial building might trouble some people, but not Craig Cope, vice president for Liberty Property Trust's Virginia region. Not only is he confident that the Henrico County building will draw tenants, he says the firm is actively looking for new land and plans to build other speculative projects in the Richmond area.

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  9. Major manufacturers add clout to growing research centerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Virginia Business

    As it rises out of a 20-acre field in rural Prince George County south of Richmond, the sleek, ultramodern Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing looks out of place, in a futuristic way. It is the future of manufacturing in America, CCAM's supporters say, far removed from the dirty and often boring factory jobs of a half-century ago.

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  10. Police keep media back as tensions run high following shooting death of Richmond teenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    Police continue to investigate the early morning shooting death of a Richmond teenager. Police responded to the shooting along the 2100 block of Creighton Road at about 12:23 a.m. The teenager was pronounced dead at the scene, another person was taken to VCU Medical Center with what police called a non-life threatening injury.

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  11. Protecting low-income users of 'payday' loansRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    ... ns up against a chair Thursday during a speech by Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray, in Richmond, Va.

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  12. Payday lenders warn that proposed new rules could hurt consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... numbers of them in extended debt traps is simply not responsible lending," Corday said at the hearing in Richmond, Va. "It harms rather than helps consumers," he said. "It has deserved our close attention, and it now leads to a call for action." The ...

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  13. Teenager shot and killed in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    Richmond Police are conducting a death investigation after a teen male is shot and killed in Creighton Court early Friday morning. It happened in the 2100 block of Creighton Road at 12:23 a.m. Gene Lepley with Richmond Police Public Affairs tells us another person was taken to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

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  14. Teen killed, one man injured after Richmond shooting early FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Police say that a male juvenile was shot and killed in the 2100 block of Creighton Road. Authorities also found an adult male suffering from non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.

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  15. Brunswick Jury Convicts Woman Of ManslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    A Brunswick County jury has convicted a Richmond area woman of involuntary manslaughter and child abuse that caused injury. The jurors are recommending that Darnesha Berry of Henrico County spend eight years in prison for the 1998 deaths of her newborn twins.

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  16. Weekend Previews: March 27-29Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Cavalier Daily

    ... these athletes to make an immediate impact on the men's team when they return to action, either this weekend in Richmond, Virginia or next weekend in Stanford, California. Friday's opener marks the first time the two teams will meet as conference ...

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  17. Regulators outline rules on short-term loansRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 in relation to short-term lenders. Agency officials held a hearing in Richmond, Virginia, that took more than two hours of testimony from lenders and borrowers alike. Lenders said they provide a needed ...

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  18. Are there enough rooms for 400,000 cycling race visitors?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    In just six months, several hundred thousand people are expected to visit the Richmond area for the 2015 World cycling championships. "If we get 400,000 people, we will triple the population of the city of Richmond," said Charles Samuels, 2nd District city councilman.

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  19. Consumers Union: CFPB proposals would help people avoid payday debt trapsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    ... id payday debt traps. The CFPB is holding a field hearing about the proposals under consideration this afternoon in Richmond, Va. More information about the CFPB's outline of proposals under consideration is available here and here .

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  20. Lynn Casey Appointed to Walman Board of Directors; Martin L. Bassett Elected Chair of the BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Vision Monday

    ... n employee-owned (ESOP) company with 188 employees and offices in Minneapolis, Los Angeles, New York, Norfolk, Va., Richmond, Va. and Washington, D.C. Their list of clients includes Allianz Life, SAP and 3M.

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