Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney has been appointed by the U.S. Conference of Mayors to develop a strategic agenda as the new chairman of the group’s Children, Health and Human Services Standing Committee.
The Richmond City Council has approved a proposal to rename a historic street after tennis champion Arthur Ashe Jr.
A series of community meetings will be held in Richmond to gather input from residents during the search for a new police chief.
A Virginia man convicted of stabbing his estranged wife more than 40 times in front of their daughter is now accused of kidnapping a woman at gunpoint.
Dakota Theriot, 21, suspected of killing his parents and three other people – including a girl he was dating – has been captured in Virginia after an intense manhunt spanning several states, authorities in Louisiana said Sunday.
Richmond’s 311 call center has fielded nearly 100,000 calls in the six months since it was revamped.
The bill would establish a fund for state incentive payments for 25,000 high-paying jobs Amazon has promised to create in Arlington County.
Proposals to limit corporate money in politics and personal use of campaign funds are among a slew of bills that are set to be considered by the General Assembly in the session that begins Wednesday.
Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney is among a handful of potential Democratic candidates for Virginia governor in 2021.
Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney said the schools’ designs were chosen by Richmond parents, students, teachers and other city residents after a public process of community engagement and neighborhood meetings.
The Virginia War Memorial will host a special program focused on how families celebrated the holidays during World War II.
Police say a man attacking two people at a Virginia home was fatally shot after ignoring officers’ orders to stop.
Hours after he donned a Santa Claus costume for a tree-lighting at a historic Virginia hotel, a local actor died.
Virginia has submitted its proposed work requirement plan for some Medicaid recipients to the federal government for approval.
How can transportation from Richmond, Virginia, to Baltimore, Maryland, be improved? A business-backed “Blueprint for Regional Mobility” released Monday is offering solutions for the region.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.