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2011-05-06 00:00:29

Virginia Commonwealth University Medical School has adopted the Just Neighbors poverty awareness curriculum, as the service learning component for its first year medical students.

2011-05-02 14:00:00

RICHMOND, Va., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Virginia Power, a subsidiary of Dominion (NYSE: D), today asked its Virginia regulators to approve a new natural gas-fired power station and annual rate adjustments for transmission services and increased fuel costs. The power station and transmission applications are part of Dominion's "Powering Virginia" strategy, which is designed to ensure continuation of reliable service to the company's 2.3 million Virginia electric customers while...

2011-04-28 06:00:00

CHESAPEAKE, Va., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gary T. McCollum, Senior Vice President and General Manager for Cox Communications of Virginia, has been inducted into the Virginia Communications Hall of Fame. A ceremony formally inducting McCollum occurred on Wednesday, April 27.

2011-04-21 07:42:00

RICHMOND, Va., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For 15 years, All Fired Up in Carytown has been Richmond's original paint your own ceramics studio for local artists, birthday parties, date nights, field trips and fundraising.

2011-04-08 05:24:00

RICHMOND, Va., April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Visible Proof, a recently launched Richmond design consortium, has received the GRACRE award for outstanding design and implementation as part of the 10th annual awards ceremony by the Greater Richmond Association for Commercial Real Estate.

2011-04-01 08:35:00

RICHMOND, Va., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Media General, Inc.

2011-03-24 09:41:00

RICHMOND, Va., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Virginia Power plans to spend more than $1.7 billion over about a two-year period to strengthen its electric grid, support growing demand for electricity and improve service reliability for its 2.4 million customers.

2011-03-15 20:04:00

RICHMOND, Va., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Visible Proof, a recently launched Richmond design consortium, announced today that it has completed a series of high-profile commercial projects - including the redesign of a critical area of The Martin Agency and two new retail locations in Short Pump. Kristi Lane, formerly of 3North, founded Visible Proof in 2010.

2011-03-11 00:00:29

Virginia personal injury attorneys of Marks & Harrison say bill that would ban adult drivers from texting while driving could prevent distracted driving-related accidents, injuries and deaths. Richmond, Virginia (Vocus/PRWEB) March 10, 2011 A bill that would prohibit Virginia’s adult drivers from texting while driving drew praise this week from the Virginia personal injury law firm of Marks & Harrison. The bill, H.B.

2011-03-02 00:00:27

Ride-Away of Richmond, VA, has been awarded the coveted BraunAbility Customer 1st Award Richmond, VA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 01, 2011 The Braun Corporation, the leading manufacturer of wheelchair accessible vehicles and wheelchair lift systems, recently honored Ride-Away of Richmond, VA with the Customer 1st Award.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.