Local: Virginia Assembly

Virginia Assembly

Petersen Chap 041105 CC

Democratic Lawmaker Gives GOP Governor Unsolicited Advice

A Democratic State Senator has given Governor McDonnell some unsolicited advice.

Ruff Frank 012208 CC

Virginia Has New Laws That Involve K-12 Education

Virginia has new laws that focus on K-12 education reform.

Virginia Lottery

Longtime Delegate Wins Jeep In Lottery Game

A longtime member of the House of Delegates wins a vehicle in a lottery scratcher game.

Petersen Chap 041105 CC

Historic Transportation Legislation Takes Effect Monday

Virginia’s biggest transportation legislation of the 21st century takes effect Monday.

texting driving

Virginia Law Involving Texting-And-Driving Will Change Soon

Virginia’s law dealing with those who text-and-drive will change on July 1st.

Virginia Flag

Advocates For Children Spotlight Results Of New Survey

Advocates release new survey focusing on the future of Virginia’s children.

Landes031903

Landes, Hanger Serve On Panel Exploring Medicaid Expansion

Delegate Steve Landes and a fellow Augusta County Republican serve on a panel that’s exploring Medicaid expansion in Virginia.

Elephant Donkey Symbols  102708

McAuliffe Holds Cash Advantage Over Cuccinelli

New campaign finance reports show Democrat Terry McAuliffe has roughly rwice the cash-on-hand of Republican Ken Cuccinelli.

Diamonstein Alan 040708

UVA Board Of Visitors Will Lose Three Senior Members This Month

Three members of the UVA Board of Visitors have become short-timers.

McDonnell Gov (smiling) 110511 CC

Governor Unveils Plan For Restoration Of Voting And Civil Rights

Governor McDonnell has a plan that calls for the automatic restoration of voting and civil rights for some non-violent felons.…

Latest Stories

yesterday in Charlottesville City, Local

Two Utility Workers Hit By Car On Emmet Street

Accident Emmet Utility Workers Hit 041614 (RG)

Two utility workers were hit by a car that crossed into a work zone Wednesday afternoon on southbound Emmet Street in front of Barracks Road Shopping Center.

yesterday in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Proposal: Bypass Money Not Being Taken Away From Culpeper District

VDOT Logo Current

The Commonwealth Transportation Board is proposing that $245 million remain in the Culpeper District to find a solution to Route 29 traffic problems.

yesterday in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Now It’s A Freeze WARNING

National Weather Service Logo 2 .jpg

The National Weather Service has changed its cold forecast from a freeze watch to a freeze WARNING.

yesterday in Charlottesville City, Local, UVA

State Responds To Daly Lawsuit Against ABC

ABC Logo

The state has filed its response to Elizabeth Daly's lawsuit against ABC agents over the sparkling water incident.

yesterday in Local

Victims Of VT Massacre Remembered On 7th Anniversary

Virginia Tech Logo

The shootings at Virginia Tech happened seven years ago Wednesday.