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  • Tuesday January 27th, 2015
    Many area roads this morn­ing, have small snow and slush on them, and haz­ardous con­di­tions may be present as you head out. If you are headed toward I-95 in the area of Car­o­line, Stafford, or Spot­syl­va­nia coun­ties, you will likely will find clear pave­ment on the inter­state this morn­ing. In the Mid­dle Penin­sula, pri­mary roads in Essex, King and Queen, King William, Math­ews, Mid­dle­sex, and north­ern Glouces­ter ...
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  • Tuesday January 27th, 2015
    In the Sen­ate, nearly all of Gov­er­nor Terry McAuliffe’s gun con­trol pack­age was shot down on Mon­day. Most of the bills were report­edly aimed, accord­ing to Repub­li­can law­mak­ers, at Democ­rats attempts to strip peo­ple of their gun rights after being con­victed of domes­tic vio­lence mis­de­meanors, includ­ing assault and stalk­ing. All but one of McAuliffe’s gun bills, one allow­ing state police to per­form vol­un­tary back­ground checks for unli­censed ...
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  • Tuesday January 27th, 2015
    For­mer Vir­ginia Gov­er­nor Bob McDonnell’s request to remain free while he appeals his cor­rup­tion con­vic­tions has been approved by a fed­eral appeals court. That means, the for­mer gov­er­nor will not be headed to jail, at least for the time being, as his appeal pro­ceeds through the court sys­tem. In mak­ing the deci­sion on Mon­day, the court also said that it finds the appeal is not for ...
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  • Tuesday January 27th, 2015
    CLOSINGS & DELAYS – 01/27/15 TUESDAY SCHOOLS NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY SCHOOLS – CLOSED – 11 & 12 MONTH EMPLOYEES REPORT AT NOON MIDDLESEX COUNTY SCHOOLS – OPEN AT 10 AM GLOUCESTER COUNTY SCHOOLS – 1 HOUR DELAY WESTMORELAND COUNTY SCHOOLS – 2 HOUR DELAY RICHMOND COUNTY SCHOOLS – 2 HOUR DELAY ESSEX COUNTY SCHOOLS – CLOSED – ALL STAFF REPORT BY 11:30 AM KING & QUEEN COUNTY SCHOOLS – 2 HOUR DELAY KING WILLIAM COUNTY ...
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  • Monday January 26th, 2015
    This was the first full week of session and we have officially hit the ground running in the House of Delegates. Since this is only a 45-day session, I have been hard at work introducing legislation that will make Virginia a better place to live, work, and raise a family. On Wednesday, I presented my first testimony of the year in the House Courts Criminal Law ...
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  • Monday January 26th, 2015
    On Sunday February 8, internally acclaimed percussionist Tom Teasley will present his award-winning repertoire of world rhythms at Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury. The performance begins at 5:00 p.m. in RWC’s Chesapeake Center, 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington, and is open to the public. A skilled performer on numerous instruments, Teasley has been an artist-in-residence at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and has collaborated with the ...
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  • Monday January 26th, 2015
    FREDERICKSBURG – Organizers of the Fifth Annual RVA Environmental Film Festival (RVA EFF) have announced that Rappahannock, a 40-minute movie about the history and ecology of the Rappahannock River, has won the event’s Local Documentary Film Contest. The award carries a cash prize of $1,000 and top billing for the final day of the film festival. The RVA EFF is held throughout the first week of ...
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