Dec. 29, 2014

Archive for Around the ‘Burg

McDonnell’s energy advisor heads to CNU

McDonnell’s energy advisor heads to CNU

Posted On: April 22, 2013

Gov. Bob McDonnell, R-Va., lost his top energy advisor to Christopher Newport University, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reports. Maureen [...]

Cuccinelli Recuses from Star Scientifics Lawsuit

Cuccinelli Recuses from Star Scientifics Lawsuit

Posted On: April 10, 2013

Republican Virginia Attorney Gen. Ken Cuccinelli announced Friday he was appointing an outside counsel to handle a tax [...]

Juvenile Correctional Campuses Renamed to Honor Late Senator

Juvenile Correctional Campuses Renamed to Honor Late Senator

Posted On: April 10, 2013

Gov. Bob McDonnell, R-Va., is consolidating high schools at each Department of Juvenile Justice correctional center and re-naming [...]

Terry McAuliffe Voices Support for Marriage Equality

Terry McAuliffe Voices Support for Marriage Equality

Posted On: April 10, 2013

The Richmond Times-Dispatch reported on Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe’s support for marriage equality at the 10th annual [...]

Virginia Arts Festival to Start its March

Virginia Arts Festival to Start its March

Posted On: April 10, 2013

The Virginia Arts Festival is launching a long marathon with more than 60 venues through early June from [...]

Williamsburg Budget Talks Start This Week

Williamsburg Budget Talks Start This Week

Posted On: April 10, 2013

City Council will meet twice this week as Williamsburg budget talks begin. The city and school budgets will [...]

Sikh Community Challenges Marriage Fee

Sikh Community Challenges Marriage Fee

Posted On: April 04, 2013

Four Sikh men successfully challenged a Virginia law requiring them to pay $500 to perform marriage ceremonies. According [...]

New Amendment to Reduce Penalty Fines

New Amendment to Reduce Penalty Fines

Posted On: April 04, 2013

Texting while driving remains a primary offense, but fines will cost less. The Richmond Times Dispatch reports that [...]

Fire Department to Host Annual Fund Drive

Fire Department to Host Annual Fund Drive

Posted On: April 04, 2013

Expect volunteer firefighters to stop by your door. The Williamsburg Yorktown Daily reports that the Williamsburg Fire Department [...]

Sole Williamsburg Man Owns Sports Car

Sole Williamsburg Man Owns Sports Car

Posted On: April 04, 2013

A Williamsburg man bought a Tesla-certified, used Roadstar for about $130,000 after adding upgrades, such as a dash-mounted [...]