A new job for a former 5th District congressman. Tom Perriello (pictured) will become a State Department special reprsentative for what’s known as the Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review. Perriello is leaving his current job as president and CEO of the Center for American Progress Action Fund.
A State Senate panel has rejected a bill allowing adoption by the partners of unmarried gay parents.
Philip Shucet has praised the bids VDOT received for the 29 North improvement projects.
A fire guts a 19th-century house in the northeast corner of Albemarle County.
A bill that deals with student athletic fees has cleared the House of Delegates.