Students, schools, and youth groups across Virginia are kicking off a statewide campaign this week to increase seat belt usage rates among teens and youth.
The Harrisonburg Fire Department is warning residents after a phone scammer posing as the fire department tried to solicit money from a local resident.
Every day in America, too many children ride in car seats that have been installed incorrectly, or are riding in the wrong car seats for their ages and sizes.
Augusta Medical Group has announced plans to open a primary care practice in Buena Vista.
Milling and paving work will begin on Pleasant Valley Road in Harrisonburg on Wednesday night.
There will be a free, COVID-19 testing event on Friday from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Hillandale Park in Harrisonburg.
A consortium of 17 cancer centers in the United States, including UVA Cancer Center, have come together to better understand the consequences of the public health response to the COVID-19 pandemic in delaying cancer detection, care and prevention.
Augusta Health has broken ground on a 60,000-square-foot pavilion that will house a breast care center, imaging center and multi-specialty surgery center.
The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association and its VHHA Shared Services Corp. subsidiary are embarking on a new professional relationship with Richmond-based Olivian to establish a steady supply of domestically-produced medical face masks.
The University of Virginia announced today that Stephen Farmer has been named UVA’s first vice provost for enrollment. His appointment begins Jan. 1.
Jacqueline Ramsey turned herself in to authorities on Monday and has been processed on nine outstanding felony
An information sharing and recruitment meeting for the Thomas Jefferson Regional Chapter of the Virginia Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster is set for Wednesday at 11 a.m.
A team of scientists led by Paul Dent at Virginia Commonwealth University Massey Cancer Center has discovered that an experimental cancer drug called AR-12 inhibits the SARS-CoV-2 virus, the cause of the COVID-19 pandemic, from infecting cells and replicating.
In a paper published Friday by the Journal of the American Medical Association, Virginia Commonwealth University researchers released data showing an alarming surge in opioid-related overdoses during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton District during the coming weeks.
Chesapeake Conservancy is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Champions of the Chesapeake Bay Awards through Saturday, Sept. 26.
The UVA Creative Writing program hosts Rick Barot for a virtual poetry reading on Thursday, Oct. 29, from 7-8 p.m.
Virginia’s Community Colleges will continue to offer most of its classes online for the spring 2021 semester, Chancellor Glenn DuBois reported in a post to the VCC blog this week.
The planned closure of Lee Street in front of the University of Virginia Medical Center for repaving has been rescheduled. Lee Street will now be closed from 8 p.m.-5 a.m. on the evenings of Sept. 27 and 28.
Highway work in the Lynchburg District requiring road/lane/structure closures planned.