Virginia Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Board OKs rules for dog tethersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... operators wishing to be added to a list from which the Sheriff's Office, the Front Royal Police Department and the Virginia state police can request services at the scene of an emergency or traffic incident. Sheryl C. Lewis on Nov. 4, 2015 was ...

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  2. Virginian Charters Jet To Rescue 300 Pets Stranded On Virgin Islands After IrmaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Switched

    ... Amalie, St. Thomas, more than a week after Hurricane Irma hit the U.S. Virgin Islands. Gear, the co-founder of Virginia Beach's Island Dog Rescue , grew up in the islands. She had been working on plans to evacuate all the pets from all three of the ...

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  3. CEO group tries to unite 'super-region' from Richmond to BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... issues are addressed regionally," said Farrell, one of 21 corporate CEOs on the partnership's board of directors. Virginia also is represented on the board by Richard D. Fairbank, chairman and CEO of Capital One Corp., based in McLean but the ...

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  4. Eric Fonera s Artful Finesse on Lee StatuesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The American Conservative

    The question, of course, is whether the many statues of Lee throughout the South should be ripped down and destroyed or perhaps consigned to a few out-of-the-way museums. That was the question that led to violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, a few weeks ago and which surely will agitate American politics in coming months and years.

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  5. Remains of sailor killed during Pearl Harbor attack identified after 75 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    ... of 2017 there was a DNA Match and on September 8 the remains of Ensign William Manley Thompson were laid to rest in Virginia Soil and a new grave marker was added. "You feel a sense of completion and justice" said Marjorie Thompson. "Yes he's ...

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  6. Dems Worry Russia Is STILL Meddling In Our Democracy Through FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... within the American voting populous. Vice-chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia, told FT that the national security threat that Russia had in the 2016 election cycle is "one of the reasons it's so vital that we ...

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  7. Brian McKnight brings his smooth sound to Celebrate Virginia After HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    ... under his belt, but he's not satisfied with resting on his pop music laurels. He's playing a show at Celebrate Virginia After Hours on Friday. Brian McKnight has a stellar R&B career under his belt, but he's not satisfied with resting on his pop ...

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  8. Virginia Republican's ad ties opponent to MS-13. Democrats compare it to 'Willie Horton'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... Gillespie released this campaign ad Sept. 20. Gillespie is running against Democrat Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam in the Virginia governor's race. (Ed Gillespie/YouTube) RICHMOND - Ed Gillespie, who for years pressed fellow Republicans to make their party ...

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  9. Tree Seedling Store To OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    ... 7000, according to a press release. Department of Forestry nurseries offer 47 species of tree seedlings for sale to Virginia landowners, including dogwood, apple, bald cypress, maples, white pine and 10 species of oaks.

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  10. Tourism Groups Net State GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    On Tuesday, Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced that more than $967,000 in matching grants will be distributed to 50 tourism programs statewide as part of the Virginia Tourism Corp.'s Marketing Leverage Program. A $50,000 grant will be split among Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance, the city tourism office and the city Department of Economic Development.

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  11. 25 Years Of HelpingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    ... IDs and birth certificates. People Helping People assists clients with applications for documents through the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles and will write a check so clients can get their documents that day, Shepherd said. "An ID holds a ...

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  12. Wool Sheep Workshop Deadline Sept. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    The Virginia Cooperative Extension is hosting a workshop, Opportunities for Wool Sheep, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 14 in the Smith Room at the Augusta County Government Center in Verona. The workshop will offer tips to current and potential sheep producers on ways to improve wool production and quality through breeding and management.

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  13. Loudoun County School Board membera s email on suicide and mental health dumbfounds observersRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Loudoun Times

    ... questioning how the school system deals with students at risk of suicide. Matthew Heim, now a student at West Virginia University, wrote to Marshall about his struggles with depression, proceeding to claim Loudoun County Public Schools cares only ...

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  14. Honoring history and the people who made itRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Week. The event begins at 3 p.m. and includes a color guard from American Legion Post 320, remarks from Virginia State Regent Judith Joy Surber and the ringing of the local bell that was cast at the same foundry as the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia. ...

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  15. a Rubberneckinga a major cause of vehicle accidents in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... State Police urged drivers to keep it moving, saying there were 788 secondary crashes on the road last year in Virginia. "It just enables the traffic to keep going and prevents other types of crashes because people don't see the crash in time and ...

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  16. Virginia to make big play for Amazon HQ2, but quietlyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    ... Seattle headquarters and the new space will be "a full equal" of its current home, said founder and CEO Jeff Bezos. Virginia is making a big play to land the $5 billion Amazon HQ2 project, but the state and regions in its urban crescent also are ...

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  17. Trump's lawyer to publicly testify in Senate next month NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    ... Senate intelligence committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and the panel's top Democrat, Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia, issued a sharp statement saying the panel had asked Cohen to "refrain from public comment" and that they would request he return ...

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  18. Amtrak to the NRV? State gives $350,000 for feasibility studyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... and vowed to replicate the success of a similar effort in Roanoke. "With the concentration of students both at Virginia Tech and Radford this makes a lot sense for the region," said Raymond Smoot, chair of NRV 2020 and a longtime political operative ...

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  19. Regulation Under Review After DC Cracks Down on Dogs at BarsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NBC Washington

    ... been a problem with enforcement before, so why start now?" Midlands co-owner Peyton Sherwood said. In Arlington, Virginia, bars and restaurants can apply for an exemption and get a permit to allow dogs. Oz in Clarendon got a permit and hosts regular ...

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  20. Fischer extradited to Virginia on charges of solicitation of a minorRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Kenneth Brian Fischer, 39, of the 800 block of Amherst Lane in Westminster, is facing charges in Virginia on four counts of solicitation of a minor in connection with an online chat investigation that began on Aug. 31 by the Fairfax County Police Major Crime Bureau, Child Exploitation Unit, according to a news release from Maryland State Police, which assisted in the investigation.

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