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.
StarExponent.com / Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:31:00 -0400
Flattened trees, flipped-over RVs, scattered tents, and awnings ripped from trailers — a scene of devastation awaited the visit of Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe the day after a tornado ripped through
StarExponent.com / Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:35:00 -0400
One of the drugs used in three recent botched executions will remain part of Virginia's lethal injection protocol.
DailyPress.com / Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:02:00 GMT
NEWPORT NEWS — A Newport News man was sentenced to life in prison Friday for the rape of a woman in 2010.