Rate of foreclosures down in Richmond area
TimesDispatch.com / Tue, 25 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500
The rate of Richmond area foreclosures among outstanding mortgage loans was 0.92 percent in December, down from 1.34 percent in December 2012, according to data released Monday from CoreLogic, a prope
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.
Fredericksburg.com / Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400
PROVIDENCE, R.I.--Many American cities now enjoy an amazing reversal of fortune. Once hollowed-out shells mainly for those too poor to move--or those so rich they didn't have to deal with the poor--cities are again filling up with educated and aspiring young people. They are flooding into Chicago, Philadelphia, New York and other places once given up for dead. The influx of newcomers with money has raised housing prices and property taxes for many longtime residents, leading to social conflict....
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 09 Mar 2014 23:03:02 -0400
SUFFOLK Police on Sunday were investigating a three-car collision that included a police vehicle. The incident happened at 4:38 p.m. at Portsmouth Boulevard and Suburban Drive.
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 09 Mar 2014 21:52:28 -0400
VIRGINIA BEACH Laura Horan and her dog Blue were out for an afternoon jaunt at First Landing State Park on March 1. The 3-year-old Doberman, who was running through the woods and up and down dunes, came back whining.
TimesDispatch.com / Sun, 09 Mar 2014 23:00:00 -0400
Philly Pretzel Factory is on its way to the Richmond area with a business model that has worked elsewhere.