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  • Wednesday September 17th, 2014 latest_news
    Gov. Terry McAu­li­ffe and Vir­ginia law­mak­ers agreed to cut $192 mil­lion to state agen­cies. The move was nec­es­sary because of a pro­jected bud­get gap. The elected offi­cials also said Mon­day they they’ll cut $90 mil­lion from higher edu­ca­tion as part of a plan to pre­serve Virginia’s AAA bond rating.
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  • Wednesday September 17th, 2014 Northumberland_County,_Virginia_seal
    The Vir­ginia Hous­ing Devel­op­ment Author­ity (VHDA) and Northum­ber­land Depart­ment of Social Ser­vices (DSS) will open the online Hous­ing Choice Voucher Wait­ing List Octo­ber 1 for Northum­ber­land County. The pro­gram will take appli­ca­tions from 1 to 4 p.m. The online appli­ca­tion allows res­i­dents to apply at their con­ve­nience from any com­puter with inter­net access,starting Octo­ber 1. The appli­ca­tion is not com­pat­i­ble with smart phones, iPhones, Black­Ber­ries, tablets ...
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  • Tuesday September 16th, 2014 amainnews
    PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) – The state Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy has received a $79,000 grant to begin work on a digital geologic map for Petersburg National Battlefield. The mapping is made possible through a grant from the National Park Service. DMME geologists will collect data to create the maps for the western part of the Petersburg Battlefield, the Five Forks Battlefield and surrounding areas. The project ...
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  • Tuesday September 16th, 2014 hannah
    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) – Charlottesville police expect to resume the search for a University of Virginia student who has been missing since early Saturday. Lt. Ronnie Roberts said authorities searched a large area east of the university well Monday and found no trace of 18-year-old Hannah Elizabeth Graham. He said the search would resume Tuesday, although he was unable to provide details. University President Teresa A. Sullivan ...
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  • Tuesday September 16th, 2014 budget
    Gov. Terry McAu­li­ffe and Vir­ginia law­mak­ers agreed to cut $192 mil­lion to state agen­cies. The move was nec­es­sary because of a pro­jected bud­get gap. The elected offi­cials also said Mon­day they they’ll cut $90 mil­lion from higher edu­ca­tion as part of a plan to pre­serve Virginia’s AAA bond rating.
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  • Monday September 15th, 2014 hannah
    An 18-year-old University of Virginia student is missing, and police are asking for your help. Hannah Elizabeth Graham of Alexandria is missing. Police report that she was seen around 1:20 am Saturday morning around downtown Charlottesville. Graham is described as approximately 5’11” tall with a thin build, blue eyes, light brown hair and freckles. She was last seen wearing a black crop top with mesh cut outs. The ...
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  • Monday September 15th, 2014 dominion2
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Dominion Resources is planning to buy two solar projects in California. The Richmond -based energy company announced the agreement with EDF Renewable Energy on Monday. The deal is expected to close next year. The projects in Kings, Kern and Marin counties in California would add 42 megawatts of solar power to its portfolio. Both projects are expected to enter service in the first ...
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