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Coming to Dominion Arts Center: Rick Springfield & Richard Marx on Jan. 22

Rick Springfield and Richard Marx join forces to bring their catalogues of hits to Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Arts Center in Richmond.

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VCU Health selected for multi-site demonstration to transform complex care

VCU Health was chosen to participate in Transforming Complex Care, a multi-site demonstration aimed at refining effective care models.


Virginia State Police seeks public input for reaccreditation assessment

The public will have an opportunity to offer comments regarding the Virginia State Police when a national accreditation team arrives in Richmond.

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Stars, Stripes, and a Squirrels win

Playing before a giant crowd at ARM & HAMMER Park, the Flying Squirrels got a great tune up for the annual Independence Day celebration at The Diamond.

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July 4 a Squirrels sellout: Tickets remain for other games on homestand

The Richmond Flying Squirrels announced that the annual Independence Day celebration contest on Monday, July 4th is officially sold out.

McAuliffe announces $2.8 million in flood mitigation grants

Seven residential properties in flood-prone areas of Virginia will be elevated and another six properties will be acquired to reduce future flood damage.

KISS to honor hometown military heroes during tour stop in Richmond

KISS will salute members of the National Guard and Reserve forces in over 30 U.S. cities during their 2016 ‘KISS: Freedom to Rock’ tour.

Virginia Production Alliance announces new executive board members

Virginia Production Alliance Executive Board officers and members were recently announced for the 2016-2017.

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Sea Dogs complete sweep of Squirrels

The Portland Sea Dogs (25-43) completed a three-game sweep of Richmond (26-43) with a 9-5 win on Sunday at The Diamond.

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Squirrels drop series opener

Right-hander Kyle Crick turned in his finest performance as a member of the Flying Squirrels but Richmond was defeated by Portland.

Commerce Secretary Maurice Jones leaves administration for nonprofit

Maurice Jones was named today as president and CEO of the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC).

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Leadership changes at Virginia Department of Forestry

Three veteran employees of the Virginia Department of Forestry have assumed new leadership roles within the agency.

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MessFest at the Science Museum of Virginia

The Science Museum of Virginia is celebrating the messiest (and most fun!) parts of science in a new summer festival, MessFest, on Saturday, June 25.

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Squirrels even series, down Portland, 4-1

Adalberto Mejia continued his dominance of the Eastern League with seven shutout innings on Saturday as the Flying Squirrels downed Portland, 4-1.


VCU names director of newly established Center for Compounding Practice and Research

The VCU School of Pharmacy will soon welcome Barbara Exum, Pharm.D., as director of the newly established Center for Compounding Practice and Research.

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Richmond will face Maryland in 2016 Barclays Center Classic

The Richmond Spiders will face off against the Maryland Terrapins in the first game of the 2016 Barclays Center Classic on Nov. 25.

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DVDs of “Heroin: The Hardest Hit” now available

DVDs of “Heroin: The Hardest Hit,” an award-winning documentary on the impact of heroin and prescription drugs, are now available.

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Harrisburg handles Squirrels twice

The Harrisburg Senators (29-25) swept the Flying Squirrels (19-37) in both games of a doubleheader on Saturday at The Diamond.

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AG Mark Herring comments on proposed rules to curb predatory lending

Attorney General Mark R. Herring comments on proposed rules from the CFPB to protect consumers from predatory lending.

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Squirrels, Baysox split twin bill

The Flying Squirrels (18-35) and Bowie Baysox (21-31) split a doubleheader at The Diamond on Wednesday evening.

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Mejia’s masterpiece leads Squirrels in series finale

Flying Squirrels lefty Adalberto Mejia turned in a Memorial Day masterpiece on Monday as he shutdown Erie (20-30) in a 1-0 Richmond (17-33) win.


Filtroil finds new international customers through State Export Program grant

Filtroil, a Richmond-based provider of industrial oil filtration products, signed multiple distributor agreements with customers.

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Squirrels streak to series win

The Flying Squirrels (15-31) turned in their third consecutive win on Thursday morning with a 4-1 victory over the B-Mets (18-27).

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Virginia Organizing on health insurance merger: Listen to the people

Virginia Organizing leaders stress the importance of addressing concerns about the Anthem-Cigna mega-merger.

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Del. Steve Landes named to joint education committee

Del. Steve Landes was named to the new Joint Committee on the Future of Public Elementary and Secondary Education in the Commonwealth.


McAuliffe signs executive order extending validity of expiring driver’s licenses

Governor Terry McAuliffe this week took executive action to give Virginians affected by a weekend computer disruption additional time to renew driver’s licenses.