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Mayor Levar Stoney’s office released a draft education compact resolution for the School Board on Friday. The resolution is very different from the February document that kicked off a series of public meetings and culminated in a group of 10 organizations outlining concerns about the compact and asking for a delay. Gone are the charts of academic goals and funding strategies. Gone is a breakdown of its focus on the whole child. The resolution boils down the compact…
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"Zero visibility" in Waynesboro apartment during rescue, firefighter…
06.19 / 21:36
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By Denise Dunbar | ddunbar@alextimes.com Three Alexandria police officers were on the scene at Eugene Simpson field on June 14 within two minutes of the emergency dispatch being placed, Alexandria Police Chief Michael Brown said Monday afternoon at a press conference. Brown’s statement was the first glimpse into the role Alexandria police played in the early m…
06.19 / 21:22
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By Russ Green, Sports Editor It’s been a busy last few weeks for Richmond Spartan football coach Rob Bowers. Two weeks ago, his 2010 undefeated Class 3 state champions were inducted into the RHS Athletic Hall of Fame, and Thursday night he was a member of the third class of inductees into the Greater Kansas […
By Russ Green, Sports Editor Dominic Williams made his mark with the Richmond Spartans in his senior season by setting three new school passing records. That helped him earn a spot on the Missouri roster for last week’s Papa John’s Missouri vs. Kansas All-Star football game played at Blue Springs South High School. Thursday night, [&#…
Otto Warmbier, a UVa student who was released by North Korea in a coma last week, died Monday afternoon. He was…
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TOKYO (AP) — Japan's coast guard is investigating why it took nearly an hour for a deadly collision between a U.S. Navy destroyer and a container ship to be r…
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Matthew Carver, 26, of Crozet, was arrested Monday morning after police said he stole a car…
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Otto Warmbier's family on Monday reported their son who was just returned from North Korea detention has died.  Warmbier, 22, a finance student at the University of Virginia, was arrested in North Korea after trying to steal a propaganda poster.…
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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Residents looking to spend a day out fishing at Stumpy Lake might encounter several dead fish throughout the course of the week.Those who live around the lake tell 13News Now that hundreds of dead fish, coupled with an unpleasant smell, are plaguing the waters along Elbow…
06.19 / 21:19
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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Virginia Beach fire officials say one person was injured during a high-rise structure fire Monday afternoon.We're told that firefighters responded to the fire in the 2500 block of Atlantic Ave. around 1 p.m.The first engine arrived on scene of a multi-story structure minutes later and noted smoke showing in…
06.19 / 21:19
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Otto Warmbier, UVA student who was released by North Korea in a coma has died in Ohio, according to a statement made by his…
06.19 / 21:19
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BREAKING // Otto Warmbier, an American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma last week, died Monday afternoon. He was…
06.19 / 21:19
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Prince William County Police Department crime log on Monday, June 19,…
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The event to will span Augusta County from Wednesday through next…
06.19 / 20:40
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Richmond police are asking for the public's help in finding a man who they say is suspected of a package theft that happened earlier this…
06.19 / 20:24
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London police say they're investigating whether the death of a man outside a London mosque was the direct result of a van plowing into a crowd of Muslim…
06.19 / 20:24
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According to police, a shooting on Sunday left a woman dead in Chesterfield Heights area in Norfolk on…
06.19 / 20:24
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Six inmates helped save an officer who passed out during a work detail by calling…
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Nearly 3,500 Dominion customers are without power in Arlington following this afternoon’s storms, mostly in and around the Clarendon area. The Clarendon outage extends from Wilson Blvd down to…
06.19 / 20:23
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