ENTERTAINMENT

Virginia Film Festival announces 2021 dates

The Virginia Film Festival is planning to run from October 27-31. A final decision has yet to be made on the presentation format of this year’s festival.

Something in the Water Festival canceled due to COVID-19

Virginia Beach’s Something in the Water Festival has been canceled for the second year in a row due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

LOCAL NEWS

University of Richmond’s first Black president approaching last year of term

12,000 pre-registered seniors expected to be vaccinated during large-scale events

Memorial for Adam Oakes goes up in Monroe Park

  ‘RVA Community Fridges’ open ‘for the community, by the community’

Lane closure on I-95 south due to oil spill causes backups

MORE ENTERTAINMENT

Hundreds pay respects to actor Cicely Tyson at her viewing

Mercedes recalls vehicles for emergency-call location error

  Luxury car brand Jaguar to go all-electric by 2025

Duchess of Sussex expecting 2nd child, a sibling for Archie

Police say Nicki Minaj’s father killed by hit-and-run driver

Ashley Judd describes how she ‘nearly lost’ her leg in Congo

‘The Bachelor’ host stepping away after racial controversy

  Fire destroys part of Paul Newman’s camp for ill children

Timberlake apologizes to Britney Spears and Janet Jackson

Jeopardy! champ Brayden Smith dies at 24

NATIONAL NEWS

  Democrats tighten stimulus check eligibility, firm up support for virus bill

  States rapidly expanding vaccine access as supplies surge

  Stores to require masks in states without mask mandates

Face masks will remain a requirement at many big businesses in Texas and Mississippi despite the mask mandate being lifted in those states.