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Tax holiday for hurricane, emergency preparedness starts today
TimesDispatch.com / Sat, 25 May 2013 00:10:00 -0400
With hurricane season nearing, it is time to stock up on flashlights, batteries, duct tape and perhaps a portable generator.
Furlough Friday: Unpaid day off for many in gov’t
WASHINGTON — No one answered the tax help hotline at the IRS on Friday. And you could forget about getting advice on avoiding foreclosures at the 80 Housing and Urban Development field offices nationw
VSU student faces 63 years for robbery and killing of Petersburg drug dealer
A Virginia State University student could spend 63 years behind bars for conspiring with a fellow student to rip off a Petersburg drug dealer and fatally shooting him several yards from campus in a cr
Md. slaying suspect is son of Bush White House official, member of Gilmore administration
GAITHERSBURG, Md. — The 20-year-old son of a former aide to President George W. Bush and member of the Gilmore administration was arrested in a Washington suburb Friday, accused of killing a man with
30 more layoffs today at training center
Thirty people will lose their jobs at Southside Virginia Training Center today as the state continues to reduce its workforce in preparation for closing the institution for people with intellectual an
Silent Memorial Day run to honor fallen soldiersPage 1 of 62 pages 1 2 3 > Last »
Virginia Army National Guard veteran Stephen Adt has changed out the flag that flies year-round in front of his house every Memorial Day for a dozen years. Then with family and friends, he reads an ac
Some unions now angry about health care overhaul
WASHINGTON — Some labor unions that enthusiastically backed President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul are now frustrated and angry, fearful that it will jeopardize benefits for millions of their m
Backyard chicken debate divides neighborhood in Chesterfield
The backyard-chicken debate is spreading its wings in Chesterfield County. At the center of the flap are Fluffy, Tuffy and Rocky, a trio of chickens.
Hanover woman facing attempted capital murder charges
A Hanover woman who allegedly attacked her cancer-victim son with an ax and set fire to the family home is now facing two attempted capital murder charges.
Richmond police identify homicide victim
RICHMOND — Police on Friday identified a man who was found shot to death in South Richmond and said they have classified his death as a homicide, the city’s fourth in six days.