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School Board members got their first look at the crop of potential replacements for Glen Sturtevant's vacant 1st district seat at Tuesday night's meeting. more

Jan 20, 2016 11:00 AM Education

Supt. Dana Bedden’s $298 million estimate of needs for the 2017 school year includes $8.4 million to "decompress" the division’s compensation salary step scale. About 10 teachers advocated for the proposal Monday night at City Hall. more

Jan 4, 2016 10:00 PM Education

Richmond Public Schools Supt. Dana Bedden on Monday introduced his administration’s statement of needs for the 2016-17 school year, which requests an additional $26.5 million in operational funding for the cash-strapped school division. more

Dec 15, 2015 10:00 AM Education

A new report compiles input from the "Richmond Speaks" community meeting series held in September and October on the future of the Lumpkin's Jail site in Shockoe Bottom. more

Dec 7, 2015 12:30 PM News

The city’s Planning Commission on Monday green lighted the Greater Richmond Transit Co.’s long-discussed plans for a 7.6-mile bus rapid transit line that had come under fire in recent weeks. more

Nov 16, 2015 5:15 PM News


Photo courtesy of Virginia Children's Hospital Alliance

The nonprofit seeking to build a regional independent children's hospital won’t make the December deadline to file its letter of intention requesting state approval to build a facility. more

Nov 9, 2015 6:00 PM , News

The council compensation committee says Council should determine how much of a raise its members received. more

Nov 2, 2015 8:30 PM News

The seven-person committee tasked with gathering public input on whether City Council members should be paid more kicked their feet up early Wednesday night as only four people (minus reporters) showed up at City Hall to give their two cents on the m more

Oct 21, 2015 8:45 PM News

Michelle Mosby, who represents the 9th District on Richmond's South Side, is the first African-American woman to serve as council president. more

Jan 6, 2015 10:11 AM News

Major crime has dropped 49 percent in the city over the last decade, but in the first five months of 2014, it rose 2 percent. more

Jun 4, 2014 11:00 AM News

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