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Protesters and counter-demonstrators clashed on the streets of Charlottesville, VA today. White nationalists, members of alt-right groups, Confederate groups, anti-patriot organizations, and white supremacists gathered for the Unite the Right rally. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Violence between demonstrators and counter-demonstrators erupted this afternoon. Several people were injured after fights broke out on the streets […]

Sheilah “The Belle” Belle is a staple in the Gospel industry. Currently the mid-day host on Radio One’s Praise 104.7 FM in Richmond, VA.

The room of Sally Hemings, a slave who had a long-term relationship with Thomas Jefferson, will be excavated at Monticello.

Washington’s Birthday, known today as Presidents Day, began as a federal holiday to honor George Washington’s birthday, the first president of the United States of America. The federal holiday was implemented by an Act of Congress in 1879 for government offices in Washington, DC and then expanded to all federal offices in 1885. The federal […]

Washington’s Birthday, known today as Presidents Day, began as a federal holiday to honor George Washington’s birthday, the first president of the United States of America. The federal holiday was implemented by an Act of Congress in 1879 for government offices in Washington, DC and then expanded to all federal offices in 1885. The federal […]

A Virginia judge sentenced five teens, convicted for spray-painting racial slurs on an abandoned building, to read books about diversity. Should the punishment for racial crimes be a trip to the library?

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Teachers in states like Alaska and New York are being paid on average almost double the salaries of their peers in Mississippi and Oklahoma, according to a study just released by GOBankingRates. The study utilized the Bureau of Labor Statistics latest data, compiling average elementary, middle and high […]

February is here and there are tons of things to do in the RVA.

Here are a few ideas to help you finish your January 2017 in style.

Six people were shot in Chicago on Wednesday during a vigil for a homicide victim.

A Virginia waitress got a shocking note that read "great service, don't tip Black people" on a bill from a White couple she served at a restaurant Saturday.