Shockoe baseball stadium plan wins initial backing 6-3
The Richmond City Council chose Monday to press ahead with the plan for a baseball stadium in Shockoe Bottom, but the 6-3 vote leaves little room for error as Mayor Dwight C. Jones sets out to finalize the project’s details.
Monday’s vote, which occurred around 11 p.m. after a marathon session, was not the final decision, but it was the first major test for the development plan unveiled by the mayor late last year.
PilotOnline.com / Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:23:50 -0400
A Virginia Beach woman was arrested Tuesday on federal charges of falsifying 22 tax returns that cost the government more than $250,000.
PilotOnline.com / Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:43:36 -0400
VIRGINIA BEACH The city collected more than 118 tons of debris following storms and an EF-0 tornado that struck earlier this month. The trash primarily came from 16th Street at the Oceanfront, where the tornado hit, and areas near Red Mill, Ocean Lakes and Birdneck Point, according to the Department of Public Works.
TimesDispatch.com / Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:25:00 -0400
Washington and Lee University has desecrated Robert E. Lee’s grave, but can remedy its error by restoring the Confederate battle flags and separating the chapel from university politics, the commander