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15 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

'Phantom' bites, helps cops nab police chase suspect

A 48-year-old man is facing charges after an overnight police chase ended with an accident and the suspect being bit by a police canine.

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Related Topix: Richmond, VA

19 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

Two Arrests In Home Invasion, Stabbing On Angus Road

There was a home invasion robbery and stabbing early Wednesday morning on Angus Road.

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Yesterday | WRIC-TV Richmond

Emporia Police Seek Bank Fraud Suspect

The Emporia Police Department is seeking the public's help identifying and locating a black man accused of unlawfully cashing checks.

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Related Topix: Emporia, VA, Richmond, VA

Yesterday | WTVR Richmond

Henrico County seeking volunteer workers for Civil War battle reenactment

Henrico County is seeking volunteer workers for a reenactment of the Battle of New Market Heights, a fight significant for the role played by African-American soldiers serving in the U.S. Colored Troops.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

WTVR Richmond

500 jobs coming to Henrico County

Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Wednesday morning that Teleperformance, a leader in outsourced multichannel customer experience management, will set up a new customer service center.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

WTVR Richmond

Gruesome details emerge as Henrico girlfriend killer accepts plea deal

Blake Bryant will face second-degree murders charges at his July sentencing after pleading guilty before a Henrico county judge Tuesday.

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WTVR Richmond

a Shreddeda American flag flying at historic Confederate site

Disgusting. That's how one man describes a tattered, worn American flag flying Monday afternoon at the Confederate Fortification park next to a Henrico shopping center.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

NBC12

Richmond's Jewish community on high-alert after Kansas City shootings

Richmond's Jewish community is on high alert in the wake of the Kansas City shootings.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover

Sun Apr 13, 2014

WRIC-TV Richmond

Sen. Kaine Volunteers in Henrico for "Citizen Day" Initiative

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine rolled-up his sleeves and volunteered in Henrico County Saturday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Tim Kaine, US News, US Senate

Sat Apr 12, 2014

WWWV-FM Charlottesville

Kaine Encourages Virginians To Volunteer For Nonprofits

Virginia's junior U.S. Senator hopes to see more people volunteer for nonprofits.

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Related Topix: Albemarle County, VA

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Q94

Here's your chance to prove it! Cash prizes and some serious bragging rights are up for grabs

The XL102 Chili Cook Off 2014 is Saturday April 19th, 2014 from 11am-8pm at the Richmond Raceway Complex! Thinking about entering? Well here's what's up for grabs: THERE ARE FOUR CASH PRIZES: $1000 for "Best Professional Chili" $1000 for "Best Amateur Chili" $500 for "Best Booth" $250 for "People's Choice"-Online voting takes place immediately ... (more)

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Related Topix: Richmond, VA

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Style Weekly

Fast Lane

A planned bus rapid transit bus line along Broad Street would speed travel from Willow Lawn to Rocketts Landing using dedicated lanes, priority traffic signaling and more frequent service.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

WRIC-TV Richmond

10 Face More than 100 Charges in Henrico, King William Home Invasions

Ten individuals have been charged in connection with a string of home invasions in Henrico and King William counties since September 2013.

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Related Topix: King William, VA, King William County, VA, North, VA

Mon Mar 31, 2014

WRIC-TV Richmond

Man Faces New Charges in Chickahominy River Fatal Crash

The man who is accused of driving a car into the Chickahominy River in early February that resulted in the death of two sisters is now facing new charges.

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Related Topix: Sandston, VA

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Va. man threatened to 'personally execute' Obama

A year ago, David Gil Wilkinson was driving boats for the Navy SEALs. Since leaving the service, authorities say, something snapped in the retired chief petty officer from Suffolk.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton

Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Collegian

Pig Roast regulations will ensure safe drinking

Pig Roast is a spring tradition at University of Richmond made famous by its Bar-B-Q, fraternity lodge parties and underage drinking.

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Related Topix: Richmond, VA, University of Richmond

Virginia Business

Fundraising association to present awards

David M. Huffine, vice president for advancement at St. Joseph's Villa in Henrico County, and Shannon L. Hair, executive director of the Danville Community College Education Foundation , will receive awards in April from the Virginia Association of Fund Raising Executives .

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WRIC-TV Richmond

So far this year, Henrico County has repaired about 3,200 potholes.

Yolanda Wilson is driving a sedan these days; the big truck she normally drives is in the repair shop, after she stuck a pothole on Wistar Drive in Henrico County.

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Related Topix: Richmond, VA

Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Daily News Leader

Hearing held for woman connected to gunrunning scheme

A woman police said conspired with a Richmond gunrunner to illegally purchase weapons from a Fishersville gun show had her felony charges certified Thursday to an Augusta County grand jury.

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Related Topix: Richmond, VA, Fishersville, VA, Augusta County, VA

NBC12

Fire destroys house on property of Tuckahoe Plantation

A mechanic's house went up in flames around 11:45 p.m. No one was inside at the time, and the fire was never a threat to the main house on the property.

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