Category : Virginia

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

Gainesville sees uptick in home renovation

In historic areas, renovations are technically restorations, he said. In renovations, the builders can do anything, but in restorations, the matter goes before a board and the improvements have to stay within certain guidelines. Editor's note: This...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

Celebration Pointe begins townhome development

The Vue, a gated townhome community, will be the only for-sale housing development in the 160-acre mixed-use development. Celebration Pointe officials said Monday that the development's newest housing project is underway. The Vue, a gated townhouse...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

Reminder: Election Day is Tuesday

Andrew Caplan @AACaplan Monday Nov 5, 2018 at 12:26 PM Nov 5, 2018 at 12:26 PM Tuesday is Election Day, the final day to cast your ballot for the 2018 midterm elections. Polling places will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mail-in ballots must be rec...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

Analysis: Five things to watch on Election Day

Florida’s midterm election has been jolted by unforeseen events, shaped by a polarizing president and amplified by some of the most expensive and attention-grabbing contests in the nation. Now, one of the most consequential midterms in recent memor...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

Weather: Cloudy skies and showers on the horizon

By Chris Baldwin
 Staff writer Monday Nov 5, 2018 at 2:01 AM Cloudy skies and some chance of showers are forecast for much of the week, according to the National Weather Service. Daily highs should range in the lower 80s until Saturday, when a 75-...

Southeast / Virginia - 2 months ago

Diversity at Stake in Kavanaugh Hearings

I hope you don’t think the Senate hearings over U.S. Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh is just about reversing Roe v. Wade, and the right to choose. That’s one big issue, for sure. But Kavanaugh’s nomination is about institutionalizing t...

Southeast / Virginia - 2 months ago

UNC Considers Silent Sam’s Future Location

University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol Folt said that the university will not return Confederate statue, ‘Silent Sam’ to where it used to reside, but say where the new location will be. Confederate statue ‘Silent Sam’ after being...