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Mayor Levar Stoney looks back at the first year of his term and outlines priorities for 2018. more

Dec 29, 2017 3:46 PM News

About 100 people gathered at City Hall for the 27th annual memorial service for friends and family of homicide victims. more

Dec 15, 2017 4:36 PM News

During a two-hour meeting Tuesday night, the Monument Avenue Commission discussed legal opinions concerning Richmond's Civil War statues, how best to disseminate input collected on its website and plans to invite additional public conversation. more

Nov 15, 2017 5:50 AM

Mayor Levar Stoney’s plan centers on replacing the Richmond Coliseum, something a group of private investors is also pursuing. more

Nov 10, 2017 7:00 PM News 1 Comments

Better choices for residents, more mixed-income neighborhoods are sought in a draft housing plan. more

Oct 30, 2017 4:33 PM News

Over the next two years, a pair of nonprofits will provide more than 20,000 students in Richmond Public Schools with free vision screenings and cover the cost of eye exams and glasses. more

Oct 26, 2017 3:48 PM News

In his first set of public appearances since leaving office, former President Barack Obama urged Virginians to support Democrat Ralph Northam for governor, saying, "Ralph's whole life has been about honest, responsible service to others." more

Oct 20, 2017 7:50 AM Politics

A "modernization referendum" on school facilities asks for a charter change. more

Oct 13, 2017 2:44 PM News 1 Comments

A pro-Confederate-heritage group that demonstrated on Monument Avenue on Saturday was met by a large gathering of counter-protesters who marched from the Maggie Walker statue to Stuart Circle. more

Sep 16, 2017 6:00 PM News

In anticipation of a demonstration Saturday by a neo-Confederate group that wants to see the monument to Gen. Robert E. Lee stay in place on Monument Avenue, police are advising Richmonders to avoid the area and vowing to arrest lawbreakers. more

Sep 15, 2017 12:15 PM News

Richmond's City Council and School Board pass a framework for collaboration; administrators present preliminary SOL results. more

Aug 22, 2017 9:15 AM News

With HBO’s “Game of Thrones” returning for its penultimate season July 16, we take a satirical look at Richmond’s movers and shakers, matching them with counterparts from Westeros. more

Jul 14, 2017 9:28 AM NEWS & FEATURES

Richmond's City Council and School Board move toward agreement on the proposed RVA Education Compact Resolution. more

Jun 28, 2017 9:28 AM News

Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney announced a commission tasked with correcting what he terms a false narrative concerning the city's Confederate statues. more

Jun 22, 2017 5:50 PM News 1 Comments

Richmond’s new mayor believes a can-do attitude will change the arc of a city government with a can’t-do-anything-right reputation. more

Jun 14, 2017 3:52 PM Features

Advice for Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney more

May 31, 2017 9:50 AM 1 Comments

Mayor Levar Stoney and representatives from VCU’s Wilder School on Thursday unveiled the mayor's highly anticipated performance review of City Hall. Stoney also outlined a plan to address its recommendations. more

May 25, 2017 3:00 PM Politics

Budget cuts have left the Richmond Public Library system without enough funds to operate the way it should, says its director, Scott Firestine: "We may have to shorten our hours, and cut back on library programs and outreach programs." more

Apr 11, 2017 12:15 PM News

RPS Superintendent Dana Bedden delivered his third State of the Schools address Tuesday night, promising to shepherd the school system he took over in 2014 through a transition period and work with City Hall's new leadership to do so. more

Mar 15, 2017 11:00 AM Education

Citing limited resources and neglected needs, Mayor Levar Stoney on Monday unveiled his first budget, proposing utility rate increases and additional funding for Richmond Public Schools. more

Mar 7, 2017 11:15 AM Politics 2 Comments

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