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  1. Hampton Roads is a hot spot for ocean acidificationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Carbon dioxide from burning fossil fuels isn't just altering the atmosphere - it's also souring the seas, scientists say. And as the world's oceans turn more acidic, marine creatures such as oysters, clams, crabs and corals find it harder to grow shells or skeletons to survive in that environment.

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  2. The Library Of Virginia honors African AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WTVR Richmond

    ... the Library of Virginia through March 2nd. And the honorees are: Lott Cary (ca. 1780-November 10, 1828), Charles City County, Baptist Minister and Settler of Liberia William Harvey Carney (February 29, 1840-December 9, 1908), Norfolk, Medal of Honor ...

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  3. Breaking at 11pm: LIVE team coverage on wind damage, forecast and power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | NBC12

    ... per hour, as the storm brought down trees from Hull Street Road in Chesterfield to neighborhoods across Charles City County.

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  4. Recent Special Election Cost Nearly $58,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... g Democratic and Republican nominees. The seat includes parts of Henrico County and Richmond, along with Charles City County.

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  5. Jailed Virginia Lawmaker's Special Election Cost Nearly $58KRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... Henrico County. Registrar Mark Coakley says the county spent almost $54,000. Officials in Richmond and Charles City County put their expenses at just under $2,000 each. Del. Joe Morrissey triggered the election by resigning his seat after being ...

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  6. Man, three teens accused of carrying victim from Charles City County home and beating himRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | WTVR Richmond

    An 18-year-old Charles City County man and three teenagers were charged with assault by mob after a Saturday morning fight at a home on Haupts Lane, according to Charles City County investigators. "Upon speaking to the victim he advised deputies that while he was at a home on Haupts Lane four individuals known to him allegedly grabbed him and carried him outside the residence and proceeded to assault him," investigators said.

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  7. Good MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | KWTX

    ... On This Date: In 1773, the ninth president of the United States, William Henry Harrison, was born in Charles City County, Virginia. In 1825, the House of Representatives elected John Quincy Adams president after no candidate received a majority of ...

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  8. Richmond's persona non grataRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | The Virginian-Pilot

    There are no pugnacious speeches on the floor of the House of Delegates. No outlandish stunts in the chamber or in committee meetings.

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  9. Day: Richmond's persona non grataRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Virginian-Pilot

    There are no pugnacious speeches on the floor of the House of Delegates. No outlandish stunts in the chamber or in committee meetings.

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  10. Louis Shores Award for excellence in book reviewing names Brad Hooper of Booklist as winnerRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    The Reference and User Services Association , a division of the American Library Association, has selected Brad Hooper of Booklist as the recipient of the 2015 Louis Shores Award, which recognizes outstanding book and media reviewing for libraries. The Louis Shores Award recognizes an individual reviewer, group, editor, review medium or organization for excellence in reviewing materials for libraries.

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  11. Verizon cell tower repairs continuingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | NBC12

    Verizon customers in Charles City and New Kent counties, as well as in the Varina and Sandston have been affected by the tower outage, and Verizon says there is no estimate on when repairs will be completed.

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  12. Va. Democratic Party sued over candidate processRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... voters living in the district, which includes the east end of Henrico County, and parts of Charles City County and Richmond City. The lawsuit says the party, "feared this group of African-Americans, who were not members of a local Democratic Party, ...

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  13. Va. Democratic Party sued over way candidate was named to face MorrisseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... voters living in the district, which includes the east end of Henrico County, and parts of Charles City County and Richmond City. The lawsuit says the party, "feared this group of African Americans, who were not members of a local Democratic Party, ...

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  14. Deputies track suspect after 2-week Charles City County burglary investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    An arrest has been made after a two week investigation of an attempted robbery, which occurred on January 8. Charles City County deputies arrested 36-year old Nicholas Otey, charging him with a list of crimes including attempted robbery, braking and entering at night, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and impersonating a police officer. Allegedly, Otey entered a home in the 2200 block of Barnetts Road demanding money from the occupants at gun point.

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  15. Man arrested for impersonating officer, breaking into home and opening fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | NBC12

    After a two week investigation, Charles City County deputies arrested Nicholas Otey, 36, charging him with impersonating a police officer, breaking into a home and firing his weapon. The incident happened Jan. 8, when Otey allegedly entered a house in the 2200 block of Barnetts Road.

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  16. Virginia delegate Morrissey faces new criminal chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... for fear of thwarting the will of the voters in his district, which spans eastern Henrico County, Charles City County and a sliver of Richmond. About 42 percent of voters in the three-way race supported Morrissey, who ran as an independent after ...

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  17. Resetting the ClockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Style Weekly

    ... Assembly by day and sleep in jail at night. Investigators say Morrissey, who represents Henrico County, Charles City County and part of Richmond, had sex with a 17-year-old receptionist at his law office in Highland Springs. Morrissey says his phone ...

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  18. Virginia legislator wins reelection while serving time in jail for relationship with a minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Russia Taday

    ... sorderly conduct." Morrissey's majority-minority district consists of parts of Richmond, Henrico County, Charles City County, according to the Times-Dispatch.

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  19. Joe Morrissey Live BlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Style Weekly

    ... jail for the night but had not yet relinquished his cell phone when he found out he'd swept precincts in Charles City County, suggesting he'd won. Asked whether his fellow inmates cheered his win, Morrissey said he got the same reception in the ...

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  20. Dvorak: Joe Morrissey: A human train wreck that Virginia voters support - and deserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... couldn't be bothered to show up at the polls. (The 74th District also includes parts of Richmond and Charles City County.) Morrissey won 42 percent of the ballots cast Tuesday, running against a Republican and a Democrat who had lackluster ...

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