Scientists have completed the largest and most diverse genetic study of type 1 diabetes ever undertaken, identifying new drug targets to treat a condition that affects 1.3 million American adults.
Casino gaming in Virginia moved forward one more step today with approval by the Virginia Lottery Board of proposed permanent casino gaming regulations.
A Madison County woman pleaded guilty this week to mail and wire fraud charges related to a scheme in which she stole at least $1.5 million from victims while purporting to have terminal cancer, vast wealth and connections to celebrities.
After more than a year of online performances, Shenandoah Conservatory announces the return of live, in-person music, theatre and dance to its academic season.
June sales numbers were strong, but several signs point to a slowing of the Virginia housing market over the second half of the year.
Pretty much every Virginia health and hospital organization is in on a joint statement urging those who haven’t gotten vaccinated against COVID-19 to go ahead and do so ASAP.
The Virginia Department of Transportation will hold a public hearing concerning the replacement of the Opequon Creek bridge on Route 761 (Old Charles Town Road) in Clarke County.
This week, the Virginia Department of Corrections honors the Department’s probation and parole officers.
Four years into World War II, 7,434 Black soldiers from 60 domestic units sat down to Survey 32.
A Texas woman was sentenced Monday to 50 months in prison for defrauding the Virginia Medicaid program out of $2.8 million.
Red River Foods will invest $16.5 million to establish a warehouse and processing facility for tree nuts, seeds and dried fruits in Henrico County.
Customers can expect to see a fresh lineup of 36 new canned cocktails, spirits and mixers heading to Virginia ABC stores in July.
Last week, the Circuit Court of the City of Richmond ruled in favor of the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, rejecting the Virginia Manufacturers Association’s challenge to the regulations enabling Virginia’s participation in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association is supporting COVID-19 vaccine requirements for healthcare workers.
Virginia gas prices have risen 1.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.98/gallon today, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 4,081 stations in Virginia.
Beware of con artists using the upcoming Child Tax Credit to pretend to “help” you get your payments earlier, get more money, or gather personal information to commit identity theft.
Violins of Hope, a touring exhibit that tells the remarkable stories of violins played by Jewish musicians during one of history’s darkest times – the Holocaust – will be in Richmond at three museums for 12 weeks from Aug. 4-Oct. 24.
The tragic death of a AAA tow truck driver in Ohio highlights the risks faced by emergency first responders here in Virginia and around the country.
SimpliSafe, a leading producer of self-installed home security systems, will invest more than $3 million to expand operations in Henrico County.
Five Virginia craft breweries and one cidery will exhibit at BrewLDN 2021 at Printworks in London, from July 29-31.
Virginia Tech has formed a search committee to oversee a national search for the next vice provost for faculty affairs.
The Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation’s Disadvantaged Business Enterprise overall goal for the three-year period of Federal Fiscal Years 2022–2024 is 7.8 percent for Federal Transit Administration assisted contracts.
Xaloy will move its barrel manufacturing operation from Ohio back to Virginia and reopen its former facility in Pulaski County.
A panel of university officials and local health experts convened at the Moss Arts Center this week for a discussion about the importance of vaccines and the latest on ongoing preparations for a full, in-person experience for Virginia Tech students this fall.
A Chesapeake man was convicted this week on methamphetamine and money laundering charges after a three-day bench trial.
Dominion Energy has issued an updated Climate Report highlighting potential paths that support the company’s target to achieve net zero Scope 1 emissions from its electric and gas operations by 2050.
Virginia’s unemployment rate dropped to 4.3 percent in June, less than half of the 8.8 percent rate that we saw in the Commonwealth one year ago, at the height of the COVID-19 shutdown.
The Virginia Commission for the Arts has announced it officers for the 2022 fiscal year.