The Island Packet
Steve and Debe Edwards of Bluffton, S.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Ann Ersin of Richmond, Va., to Lucas Rand of Richmond, Va., son of Rich and Patty Rand of Whiting, N.J. The bride-elect graduated from Middle Tennessee State University and is a certified public accountant.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Guilty plea in police shootout
After four men were arrested back in January of last year for attempted capital murder of two Petersburg police officers, only one Hopewell man walked away with a guilty plea.
Beacon lit the path for their lasting love
The love story of Felix and Pauline LoCicero spans more than six decades and is worthy of being on the big screen.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Interview with Christopher Zoukis, co-author of 'Directory of Federal Prisons'
Today's guest is Christopher Zoukis, co-author of the reference / law book, Directory of Federal Prisons: PrisonLawBlog.com Federal Bureau of Prisons Facility Directory .
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Winter Storm Brings Rain to Central VA Sunday, Sleet and Snow Monday
Rain is expected to move into our area Sunday night; by Monday evening, much of central Virginia will be blanketed with several inches of snow.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Keith Parker talks about keeping MARTA moving
Keith Parker: I thought I was going to be an attorney. I grew up the middle child of three in Petersburg, Va., and was a political science major.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The St. Petersburg Times
Bar Union: All Together Now
With its vast alcohol selection, skilled bar staff cordially prepare an eclectic assortment of exotic drinks for its young revellers.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Petersburg PTA rallies against Chesterfield running ailing
In a press conference outside Peabody Middle School, one of the city's two unaccredited schools, parents said that the idea hurts the education of their students.
Petersburg Schools Staff Member Removed After Students Caught Watching Porn in Classroom
PETERSBURG Petersburg schools are investigating claims that students watched porn in class while a staff member stood by.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Petersburg: Four Arrested In The Death of Marcus Rasheed Owens From NC
Two individuals wanted by the Raleigh Police Department for the death of Marcus Rasheed Owens that occurred on February 18, 2014 were apprehended Sunday morning at the Super 8 Motel, 3138 S. Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA.
2 arrested in Raleigh pool hall shooting death
Investigators say 29-year-old Dudley Kee and 23-year-old James Nelson were arrested early Sunday at a motel in Petersburg, Va.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Woman arrested for Henrico ATM crimes
Police arrested a Petersburg woman accused in a string of ATM related crimes. Jasmine Wheeler is charged with two counts of obtaining money under false pretenses, according to Henrico Police.
Shelter Island Reporter
Island history comes to life at SIHS exhibit
The Shelter Island Historical Society will host a presentation and an exhibit, "Race and Ethnicity: 1652-2000," with Dr. Nancy Jaicks on Saturday, March 1 at 1 p.m. in the front parlor of the Havens House.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Bill lifting fireworks ban in Virginia moving through General Assembly
The General Assembly is seriously considering lifting the state's ban on some home fireworks.
AMC show filmed in Central Virginia premieres April 6
A colonial era spy series that was filmed in Central Virginia will premiere on AMC Sunday, April 6 at 9 p.m. The economic impact of "Turn" shooting in Virginia is estimated to be $45 million per season with 600 people involved in filming.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Petersburg Schools 'surprised' by Chesterfield takeover proposal
It was a move by the Virginia Senate that blindsided Petersburg Schools a proposal to have Chesterfield administer Petersburg's struggling public school district.
WNYC-AM New York
A Lesson From Lincoln On Negotiating With The Enemy
Critics say the U.S. should never negotiate with a country like Iran. But as the Obama administration and other members of the U.N. Security Council resume talks with Tehran this week, a new book argues that negotiations with your enemy can be the best path.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Amazon to hire 2,500 people
Amazon said Wednesday it plans to hire another 2,500 people across the country as demand for Internet shopping continues to grow.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
8NEWS SNOWCAST: Prepare for 'Significant' Winter Storm
The ABC 8 News StormTracker weather team is closely monitoring a winter weather system that could bring both significant snowfall and a wintry mix of sleet, ice and rain to Central Virginia beginning Wednesday evening through midday Thursday.