Virginia

Dr. Dorothy Height was considered the “grande dame” of the civil rights era.  She was an American administrator, educator, and social activist.  She also served as president of the National Council of Negro Women for forty years. Height was born in Richmond Virginia on March 24, 1912, but moved with her family to Rankin Pennsylvania […]

Virginia lawmakers may consider the Tebow bill connected to pro football quarterback Tim Tebow. The bill would allow thousands of home-school students to play sports at their local high schools. That is what Tebow was allowed to do while he grew up in Florida. The Virginia Senate voted to eliminate the prohibition for purchases of one […]

Virginia's General Assembly is in session and will remain in session for 60 days. Are you keeping up with the bills being voted on during the session? If not, here's your chance.

Virginia's General Assembly is in session and will remain in session for 60 days. Legislators will introduce hundreds of bills and you can keep track of all bills here.

Virginia's General Assembly goes in session today and will remain in session for 60 days. Legislators will introduce hundreds of bills and you can keep track of all bills here .....

Radio One Richmond welcomes the FLOTUS, First Lady Michelle Obama to Richmond this Wednesday. Mrs. Obama will deliver remarks at Virginia Commonwealth University on medical advances for veterans.

Virginia's General Assembly goes in session on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 and will remain in session until March 2012. Legislators will introduce hundreds of bills and you can keep track of all bills here.

The city’s Cold Weather Overflow Shelter will open tonight, January 5th, as overnight temperatures are forecasted to remain at or below 35 degrees.

Virginia's General Assembly goes in session on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 and will remain in session until March 2012. Legislators will introduce hundreds of bills and you can keep track of all bills here.

For the fourth consecutive year in a row, Richmond, VA’s historic Byrd Theatre (located in Carytown) was filled with laughter and the energy of hundreds of families awaiting the return of the Radio One Family Comedy Tour. Starring noted entertainers such as host Marcus D. Wiley and star comedians Veda Howard, Griff “The Secular Saint” […]

Conjoined twin girls from the Dominican Republic were separated in a Virginia hospital after undergoing a complicated procedure.

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake shakes Virginia, D.C. and New York … The earthquake has been felt all over the eastern seaboard but the epicenter of the quake has been centered around 15km south of Mineral, VA in Louisa County. The largest recorded earthquake in Virginia history was a 5.9 in Giles County in 1897. Did […]