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Community News

Petersburg initiative to provide 8,100 Thanksgiving meals for residents

The City of Petersburg is partnering with local restaurants to provide pre-packaged Thanksgiving meals for its residents.

  First African American nurse at Henrico school bids farewell

She was the first African American nurse to work at the school since it opened in 1909.

LOCAL NEWS

‘We’re geared up and ready’: Dry ice requests increase for storing COVID-19 vaccines

Richmond surpasses highest peak in average COVID-19 cases

  Cold blast likely in Virginia to start off December

Missing man found dead in Richmond

Richmond sells bonds at lowest interest rates in history

More Community News

Henrico Co. drive-in brings special effects to ‘The Polar Express’

Historic railway tunnel in Va. now open to the public

Mechanicsville Fire continues ‘Santa Runs’ despite pandemic

Oscar Mayer Wienermobile making Richmond-area pit stops

Dominion Energy’s tree-planting program incorporates bee pollinators

Hospital celebrates Henrico woman’s 106th birthday

On This Day: Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Ellen Glasgow dies in Richmond

Wild animals are not pets, Va.’s wildlife resources reminds

  Feed More sees demand for help more than double in a week

  ‘Totally elated’: Dominion Energy donates $50k for Woodland Cemetery restoration efforts

NATIONAL NEWS

Man pleads guilty in plot to attack White House, Trump Tower

To wave or not to wave: Not all wild animals want to be friends, National Park Service says

A Facebook post on social distancing takes it to the next level, especially when it comes to dealing with the creatures you might encounter in one of America’s national parks.