As people flock back outside, it’s always a good idea to keep an eye out for ticks. Now, one of the most common is the Lone Star tick. Those who get bitten oftentimes develop a strange and serious allergy.
Federal officials have accused a company that runs a Virginia facility breeding dogs for research of violating animal welfare law and recently seized at least 145 beagles found to be in acute distress.
The backlash following a police officer accused of leaving a child alone outside of a mental health hospital in Covington County is shedding new light on what State Senator Creigh Deeds says is the lack of services for people experiencing a mental crisis.
State regulators considering whether to approve Dominion Energy Virginia’s plans for a nearly $10 billion offshore wind farm are being asked to consider extra protections to shield customers from possible cost overruns and other project risks.
Petersburg Police, like other police forces, have their hands full with rising violent crime all while managing fewer officers, but the Chief says he's multiplying the force with assistance from state agencies.
The grant will help allow the Virginia Department of Education to build and retain a strong school nutrition workforce and implement transitional meal pattern standards during the upcoming school year.