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Community News

  Richmond mail carrier honored by residents for going above and beyond

A Richmond mail carrier is going above and beyond his usual route, and it’s getting him a big honor from the neighbors he serves.

Ampersand Pantry Project relocates to courthouse parking lot

The Ampersand Pantry Project, a program the gives away free lunches, is moving locations.

LOCAL NEWS

  Petersburg councilman worried COVID-19 could spread into community from nursing home

  First Alert: Watching a tropical system Thursday

Deputies: Man in custody after infant found dead, woman injured

VSP: 9 killed in crashes over the Fourth of July weekend

Death investigation underway after man found dead in vehicle

More Community News

City council discusses renaming Lee Park in Petersburg

Goochland Drive-in Theater to show ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ to celebrate film’s 40th anniversary

Green Top, Sheriff’s Office holding food drive for local food pantries

Chesterfield native promoted to U.S. Navy Lieutenant Commander

Valentine Museum introduces 1920’s themed exhibit

Hanover County launches small business grant program

Anthem LemonAid hosts virtual lemonade stand get-together

Richmond Flying Squirrels will show two movies each week

AARP Virginia issues COVID-19 scam alert

Virginia brewery starts new project to give back to service members in the community

NATIONAL NEWS

MLS returns to action after poignant moment of silence

  Atlanta mayor defies governor, requires masks in city

Country band Lady A files suit against singer with same name

Country group Lady A, which dropped the word “Antebellum,” from their name because of the word’s ties to slavery, has filed a lawsuit against a Black singer who has performed as Lady A for years.