The Virginia Department of Health encourages everyone to learn about lead poisoning and how to prevent it throughout the year.
Virginia has launched the nation’s first Century Forest Program designed to honor and recognize families who have owned working forestlands for more than 100 years.
Despite a dry August and drenching rains from a hurricane, Virginia corn growers are expecting a good crop this year.
Virginia’s nonfarm payroll employment increased by 13,400 jobs in September, up 81,100 jobs compared to last September.
Only two weekends are left in the 2016 movie season at Hull’s Drive-In in Lexington.
The Department of Juvenile Justice has awarded contracts to develop a statewide continuum of evidence-based treatment services.
Voters in the 36th legislative district that I represent will receive my annual voting guide in their mailboxes this week.
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced $300,000 in Virginia Community Business Launch grants for Altavista, South Boston, Bristol, Franklin and Waynesboro.
The campaign of presumptive Fifth District favorite Tom Garrett is citing new polling to claim a lead that is smaller than you’d expect.
The AFP Building the Machine marketing class series continues with editor Chris Graham presenting Mobile Websites 101.
The Virginia Department of Health is helping tobacco users get ready to quit by sharing tips and resources during “Countdown to Quit Day.”
The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services announced the results of the crop production report from the October Agricultural Survey.
September General Fund revenue decreased 2.4 percent from the previous year, largely due to the timing of payroll withholding taxes.
On the ballot on Election Day is constitutional amendment question one that would put the state right to work law into the constitution.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe today announced a $4.3 million goal for the 2016 Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign for state employee workplace giving.
Virginia has received more than $359,400 in grant funding to support the Commonwealth’s State Trade and Export Promotion Grant Program.
A cold, wet spring had a chilling effect on Virginia’s wheat and barley crops.
Republicans have called a joint committee meeting to discuss election readiness, concerns of local registrars, and recent reports of voter fraud.
Ceramic Technology Inc. made more than $300,000 in sales to new customers in Canada as a result of its participation in the GGCET program.
Virginia farmers harvested 9.28 million bushels of winter wheat during the summer of 2016 according to the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service.
K-12 public schools serve 276,730 breakfasts, 627,568 lunches and 7,626 after-school snacks, according to the Virginia Department of Education.
Native Virginian and long-time advocate August Wallmeyer is providing a real service to the people of the Commonwealth.
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced that over nine out of ten students who entered the ninth grade in 2012 earned a diploma within four years.
A significant increase in recent voter registration in Virginia was seen following registration reminders posted statewide by Facebook.
Dominion is inviting nonprofit arts organizations serving K-12 students in Virginia to apply for a 2016 Dominion ArtStars award.
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced the establishment of Virginia’s first registered cybersecurity apprenticeship.
Virginia has received an A ranking for its use of information technology across state government in the national 2016 Digital States Survey.
Absentee voting for the November 8 presidential election starts statewide on Friday.
The Virginia Department of Elections has received phone calls from voters who received a letter suggesting their voter registration status was in question.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe will campaign for Hillary Clinton in Charlottesville and Attorney General Mark Herring will campaign for Clinton in Richmond.
The Department of Homeland Security admitted to mistakenly granting citizenship to 858 immigrants who had previously received orders for deportation.
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Virginia’s nonfarm payroll employment increased by 13,100 jobs in August.
My parents knew of my interest in politics and government from the time I started school.
A recent survey conducted by the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service shows tobacco is the leading organic product in Virginia.
Virginia House of Delegates Speaker William J. Howell issued the following statement Thursday on the Supreme Court’s order in Howell v. McAuliffe.
Virginia has been awarded $56.9 million in federal Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funds to support and improve services for crime victims.
Virginians are experiencing slower growth in health care premiums, increased access to coverage, and higher quality of care under the Affordable Care Act.
August General Fund revenue increased 12.0 percent from the previous year with two additional deposit days boosting receipts in withholding and recordation taxes.
A trip to the Shenandoah National Park and the Skyline Drive which Jane and I took with two of our grandchildren brought back memories.
Dominion Hope and Dominion Transmission Inc. today informed about 915 union-represented employees that they will not be able to work until a new labor contract is reached.
Dominion has selected six college-bound students as recipients of the Dominion Memorial Scholarship.
This Labor Day, I ask every Virginian to join me in remembering the hard work of the farmers who provide food, feed and fiber for our state and nation.
Governor McAuliffe announced the release of a new study measuring the economic impact of Virginia’s housing industry.
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced more than $9.5 million in Community Development Block Grant funding for 13 projects in Virginia.
Dominion announced the launch of its redesigned website at dom.com, making it easier than ever for customers to find what they want— fast.
Governor Terry McAuliffe challenged Dominion Virginia Power to accelerate outreach efforts by attending 400 events in the next 12 months.
Governor Terry McAuliffe proclaimed September as National Preparedness Month in Virginia, encouraging preparations necessary in the event of an emergency.
Dominion, government agencies and a company that specializes in removing waste coal are finishing up a major clean-up project in Southwest Virginia.
The new owners of an ethanol plant are convinced that the third time’s a charm.
Two Virginia farmers’ markets are near the top of the People’s Choice Leaders list in the American Farmland Trust’s annual Farmers Market Celebration.