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gas prices

Virginia gas prices down slightly ahead of expected slower Thanksgiving week

Virginia gas prices have fallen 0.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.03/gallon today, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 4,081 stations.

oyster restoration

Virginia celebrates work to rebuild oyster population in Elizabeth River

Gov. Ralph Northam visited the Elizabeth River Project’s Learning Barge this week to celebrate the restoration of the Eastern Branch of the Elizabeth River and announced $10 million in new funding to support future oyster restoration in the Chesapeake Bay.

road

GasBuddy study projects 45 percent fewer travelers on the road this Thanksgiving

The 2020 Thanksgiving travel season will be notably different this year due to COVID-19.