Richmond In Running As Best 'River Town' In U.S. By American RiversRichmond is in the running for the "Best River Town" in the nation.
Govenor McDonnell Announces Washington Redskins Will Keep Virginia Home But Move Training Camp To RichmondIn a huge financial windfall for the Commonwealth of Virginia, Governor Bob McDonnell announced Wednesday that the Washington Redskins will retain its headquarters in Ashburn but move Training Camp to the capital in Richmond starting in 2013.
Public Opinion Matters In New Proposal By Dominion PowerVirginia regulators would like the opinion of the general public on Dominion Power's plan to build new electric transmission lines in Loudoun County. In the near future they will be holding public hearings in Leesburg and Richmond.
Elfin: Moving Training Camp Would Be Troublesome For All, So Why Bother?Reports are circulating again that the Redskins want to hold training camp somewhere other than their Ashburn practice facility, preferably in Richmond, but it would be a tedious move for all parties involved.
Member Of Richmond Fake ID Ring Sentenced To 7 YearsArmando Gonzalez-Medina was sentenced Friday in federal court in Richmond for racketeering and conspiracy to produce false identification documents.
Ryan Jones, Dubbed The 'T-Shirt Bandit', Gets 20 YearsJones was also ordered Friday in federal court in Richmond to pay more than $17,000 in restitution to his victims.
House Ban On Gay Adoptions Survives Senate PanelVirginia Senate committee has endorsed a House-passed bill allowing private child placement agencies to deny adoptions for gays or others who offend their religious or moral teaching.
Virginia Man Sentenced In Centenarian Grandma's Shooting A Richmond man accused of wounding his 101-year-old grandmother during a shootout with his brother is going to prison.
U.S. Labor Secretary Making Richmond Visit U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis is making a visit to Richmond-based manufacturing facility Alstom Power to highlight growth in clean, green energy technologies.
Senate Panel OKs End To State Aid For Abortions In Virginia; Lawmakers Moved To TearsA Republican-dominated Senate committee advanced a House bill Thursday that would eliminate state funding for abortions for low-income women after powerful testimony left legislators and spectators in tears.
VCU Offers Free Dental To Disadvantaged Kids Virginia Commonwealth University brings the national "Give Kids a Smile Day" to Richmond on Friday. The event is aimed towards underprivileged patients under 18 years of age.
Va Attorney Loses Prosecutor Race, Found Dead A Virginia attorney may have taken his own life after losing the bid to become the No. 1 prosecutor in his county.
GOP Asks Board To Nix Loyalty Oath From Ballot Virginia Republican chairman Pat Mullins and the party's executive director, Dave Rexrode, polled the state party's governing central committee by phone and e-mail.
Cops: Man Tries To Carjack Judge In Court Parking LotRichmond authorities arrest a man they say attempted to carjack a judge in the court’s parking lot.
Justin Timberlake Follows Through On Promise, Takes Marine To BallJustin Timberlake followed through on a promise to take a Marine to her unit's annual ball.