Tag archive for ‘RICHMOND’
By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Rhode Island girl collapses at soccer game, dies at hospital

RICHMOND, R.I. (AP) - A Rhode Island school district is mourning the death of a popular student-athlete. Chariho Regional School District Superintendent Barry Ricci says 17-year-old senior Maddie Potts collapsed More...

By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Report says school, housing segregation persists in Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A new report shows that schools and housing continue to be segregated in the Richmond region, despite growing diversity in the area. The report was completed this summer after about three years More...

By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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State retirement system boss gets $50,000 bonus

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Retirement System director is getting a $50,000 bonus, which state officials said helps to make her salary more competitive. The retirement systems recently told lawmakers that More...

By admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017
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Richmond sees increase in number of women slain

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Authorities in Richmond are reporting an increase in the number of women killed in the city this year. According to The Richmond Times-Dispatch , more women have been killed so far in 2017 than More...

By admin On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Consumer groups renews call to dump nuclear plant

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A consumer group is renewing its call that Dominion Energy permanently ditch its plans to build a pricey new nuclear reactor. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that the Virginia Citizens Consumer More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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GOP Attorneys General group to give 300k to Adams campaign

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Republican Attorneys General Association plans to give $300,000 to the campaign of Virginia attorney general challenger John Adams. Taylor Keeney, a spokeswoman for the Adams campaign, told More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Police: Woman shot trooper in the arm after high-speed chase

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Police in Virginia say a woman shot a state trooper in the arm after a high-speed car chase. Virginia State Police said in a statement Wednesday that the trooper is recovering at a hospital. More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Civil War battle sites to receive $1M in preservation grants

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - More than 200 acres associated with seven Civil War battles in Virginia will receive nearly $1 million in grants to help preserve the sites. The grants will be disbursed by the Department of More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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Toys R Us files for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, to continue normal business operatio

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Toys R Us files for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, to continue normal business operations. More...

By admin On Saturday, September 16th, 2017
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Lauletta throws 6TDs as Richmond clubs Howard 68-21

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Kyle Lauletta threw for a school record six touchdown passes and Richmond cruised to a 68-21 win over Howard on Saturday. Richmond (2-1) scored seven touchdowns on its first eight drives and More...