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

in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘St. Vincent’ shouldn’t work, but it does

This image released by The Weinstein Company shows Bill Murray, left, and Jaeden Lieberher in a scene from the film, "St. Vincent."

St. Vincent should be forgettable, yet it’s one of the more memorable and moving dramedies you’ll see this year.

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 23

strait

A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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

Virginia Tech Holds Vigil For Hannah Graham

Updated
hanna16

Virginia Tech has held a vigil for missing UVA student Hannah Graham.

in Viral Videos

Famous album covers come alive

18-overlay1

No, your eyes aren't tricking you. The album covers in Roy Kafri's new music video ARE singing along.

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

FBI Commits To DNA Testing Relating To Alexis Murphy Case

Murphy Alexis (missing juvenile Nelson) 080613

The FBI commits to DNA testing that involves the Alexis Murphy case, but there's no timetable.