In a powerful display of collective concern, 27 conservation and public health organizations submitted a request to Virginia’s Department of Environmental Quality, asking Director David Paylor to reject Dominion Power’s closure plan for coal ash ponds at four sites in Virginia. Organizations from across the Commonwealth and several national... Read more
The 2015 State Fair of Virginia, dedicated to showcasing the best of Virginia, is seeking the state’s most vibrant arts and crafts, the most delicious baked and preserved foods, the lushest plants and crops, the hardiest livestock and the most skilled equestrians for this year’s competitions. Room also is... Read more
Latino Decisions to Unveil Updated Models on the New Target Threshold Percentages that the GOP Must Meet in Virginia to Remain Competitive in the Race for the White House. As immigration continues to insert itself as a defining issue in the presidential election cycle, many have been left to... Read more
Michael Golden, James O’Barr, Phil Ortiz, Dean Haspiel, Danny Fingeroth Also Headline Lineup Of 50+ Comics Creators At Richmond Convention Center Bob Camp (“Ren and Stimpy,” “G.I. Joe”), Mike Grell (“Green Arrow,” “Green Lantern”), Ken Kelly (Kiss Album covers, “He-Man”), Marv Wolfman (“Crisis on Infinite Earths,” “New Teen Titans”),... Read more
  Key pieces of Governor Terry McAuliffe’s 2015 “New Virginia Economy” legislative agenda are among the nearly 800 pieces of legislation that take effect today.  This year the McAuliffe administration passed 150 bills, amounting to a 70% success rate. From reforming workforce development and transportation planning to enhancing economic... Read more
Trio Alarm agrees to cancel contracts and provide refunds to affected Virginia consumers   Attorney General Mark R. Herring announced today that he has reached a settlement with Trio Alarm, LLC (Trio Alarm), a Wisconsin-based seller of home security systems, for alleged violations of the Virginia Consumer Protection Act (VCPA)... Read more
 The James River Association invites residents of the Richmond and Tri-cities regions to attend one of two community meetings to engage in a discussion on the Regional Rivers Plan. This plan for the rivers of the Richmond region will make recommendations and identify strategies to leverage our waterways to... Read more