Boon or boondoggle? Officials, lawmakers, academics weigh in on proposed Amazon ‘megadeal’

Direct incentives to Amazon will be paid annually based on job creation and wage levels, with minimum average wages of at least $150,000. The company will be eligible to receive up to $22,000 per job or up to $550 million in incentives.

Landlords and tenant advocates agree on broad strokes of eviction diversion program

Voter registration through the DMV can be an imperfect process, one voter learns

A ‘game changer?’ Proposed Medicaid benefit would cover housing services

Election season isn’t over for all Virginians

A court order to keep polls open later on Election Day wasn’t followed, Republicans say

Legislative panel punts on medical-aid-in-dying proposal; recommends bills aimed at improving health care in jails

Despite sheriff’s support, Chesterfield’s opioid committee tables needle exchange

Virginia’s second needle exchange is off to a slow start

Constitutional amendments on ballot deal with tax breaks for military families, homeowners in flood-prone areas

Virginia’s proposed carbon rule gets lower emissions cap, adds environmental justice component


Former Petersburg treasurer charged with embezzlement in Georgia

The former treasurer for Petersburg has been charged with embezzlement in Georgia.