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Disassembly Work Underway on Lee Pedestal in Richmond

Disassembly work on an enormous pedestal that until recently held a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E.
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Tesco releases range of Christmas snacks for your pets, including macarons and mince pies - Richmond and Twickenham Times

Tesco releases range of Christmas snacks for your pets, including macarons and mince pies   Richmond and Twickenham Times
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JetBlue founder David Neeleman's new airline is coming to New York as part of an 8-route expansion with fares starting at $39

The inaugural flight of David Neeleman's Breeze Airways.Thomas Pallini/Insider Breeze Airways is adding Long Island, New York, and West Palm Beach, Florida to its route map. Long Island will see two non-stop routes to Norfolk, Virginia, and Charleston, South Carolina.  West Palm Beach will see an additional six routes to cities in the Southeast, Midwest, and Mid-Atlantic US.  Breeze Airways is expanding on the East Coast with Long Island, New York and West Palm Beach, Florida as its newes...
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Virginia to begin removal process of Robert E. Lee statue pedestal in Richmond, governor says

The state is expected to begin the process of removing the pedestal on Monday, according to a statement from Gov. Ralph Northam.
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Virginia to remove Robert E. Lee statue pedestal in Richmond, transfer state-owned land to city

Virginia announced it would remove the pedestal of the former Robert  E. Lee statue in Richmond and cede the property on which it stood to the city.       [Author: The Progress-Index]
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Richmond Set to Lose Millions in State Education Funding

Richmond is set to lose millions in state education funding next year.
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Virginia: AG-Elect Miyares to Focus on Criminals, Not Gun-Owners

Virginia’s new Attorney General-elect promises to focus on criminals and not lawful gun-owners. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- With Virginia seeing rising crime rates and residents feeling like their outgoing leaders weren’t working to protect them, incoming NRA Endorsed Attorney General Jason Miyares has committed to putting an end to Virginia’s rising crime rates, stating: “Our murder rate is the highest it’s been in two decades and I’m old enough to remember Richmond as the murder capi...
Tags: Guns, Virginia, America, Richmond, Nra, National Rifle Association, IMG, AG, Richmond VA, Mark Herring, Herring, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Project Exile


Children’s Hospital Foundation: The Wonder Tower

Children’s Hospital Foundation of Richmond, VA launches an integrated campaign today to celebrate children’s healthcare solutions made possible through philanthropic support for the ongoing development of the Wonder Tower, a stand-alone world-class inpatient facility devoted specifically to the healthcare needs of children. The Wonder Tower is the new home of the Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU. The spot was helmed by creative animation studio LOBO, directed by Isa ...
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Tesco, Iceland, Aldi and more: Face mask rules for each UK supermarket explained - Richmond and Twickenham Times

Tesco, Iceland, Aldi and more: Face mask rules for each UK supermarket explained   Richmond and Twickenham Times
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WonTon the Bookstore Cat

The second book in the WonTon series is “WonTon Takes a Trip to the Library”. It introduces new characters, animals and tales. One of these stories includes an old man who wants to see what’s up with all this technology stuff. He’ll be back! WonTon the Bookstore Cat is a cat who loves to read. He enjoys reading books from his favorite bookstore, which is called “The Book Barn.” As I stand outside Chop Suey Books, where a smart sign above the door specifies that the store sells “Used Books, Not ...
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I went to 'the shuttlecock of the Confederacy' to hear what people there thought about critical race theory. I heard about equity instead.

A Confederate monument in Winchester, Virginia.Photo by Nicole Gaudiano/ Insider Protesters have fought school boards over masks, books, and "critical race theory." But equity was the dominant theme at a school-board meeting in Winchester, Virginia. And no one showed up to protest. School-board meetings across the US have grabbed headlines for turning into battlegrounds over face-mask policies, controversial books, and critical race theory. The internet is awash with photos of parents and chi...
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Hospital Saw Surge in COVID-Linked Condition in Kids

Officials say a Richmond hospital has seen a surge in cases of a coronavirus-related complication in children.
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Richmond Manufacturer Expands to Lower Waste in Lab Industry

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Seven years after its founding as a startup business in Richmond, Grenova Inc. has moved into a new phase of development as a company.
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Planned Virginia Woolf statue challenged as insensitive

Memorial to novelist would be by Thames, which would evoke her suicide by drowningConcerns have been raised about a planned statue of Virginia Woolf overlooking the Thames, which has been called insensitive because of the way she killed herself.The memorial the author, designed by Laury Dizengremel, would be positioned on a park bench overlooking the river on Richmond riverside in south-west London, where she lived for about a decade from 1914. Continue reading...
Tags: Art, London, Women, UK News, Art and design, Sculpture, Virginia Woolf, Richmond, south west London, Laury Dizengremel


Tesco, Sainsbury's, Co-op, Iceland mince pie taste test - Which? reveal the best - Richmond and Twickenham Times

Tesco, Sainsbury's, Co-op, Iceland mince pie taste test - Which? reveal the best   Richmond and Twickenham Times
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Police: 3 Teens Charged in Shooting That Killed 2 Kids

Police in Richmond say three teens have been charged in a drive-by shooting that killed two children and wounded two men outside a convenience store.
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Downhaul – “One Sick Plan” (Oso Oso Cover)

The Richmond indie band Downhaul, who seem to take equal inspiration from emo and country in a Pinegrove kind of way, released their sophomore album Proof this year. Today they’ve returned with a cover of “One Sick Plan” from Oso Oso’s 2019 stunner Basking In The Glow. The cover was commissioned by No Earbuds, the PR company that represents both bands, as part of their charitable EARBUDZ series. If you like your emo with hooks and twang, you will probably enjoy it. Listen below.
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Richmond Installs Cleanliness Gauges in James River

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Richmond’s outdated sewer system floods dozens of times each year, sending sewage into the James River and making it unsafe for swimmers and tubers.
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Tesco, Iceland, Sainsbury's urgently recall food items amid health fears - Richmond and Twickenham Times

Tesco, Iceland, Sainsbury's urgently recall food items amid health fears   Richmond and Twickenham Times
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Officials Eye Petersburg Casino Bid After Failed Referendum

After Richmond voters rejected the One Casino and Resort, new plans for casino development could be coming to Petersburg.
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Virginia Incorrectly Adds 46,000 Citizens To FBI’s NICS Prohibited Person List

Virginia Incorrectly Adds 46,000 Citizens To FBI’s NICS Prohibited Person List, iStock RICHMOND, VA –-(Ammoland.com)- A Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request filed by Gun Owners of America (GOA) shows that the Commonwealth of Virginia incorrectly added over 46,000 of its citizens to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) indices. According to Virginia State law, anyone who is voluntarily committed to a mental institution loses their gun rights. Only potential buyers ...
Tags: Guns, Virginia, America, Fbi, New Jersey, John, Richmond, Commonwealth, Nra, Northern Virginia, Gun Owners of America GOA, State Police, PCA, Virginia State Police, NICS, National Instant Criminal Background Check System


UND 18th IN FCS Coaches Poll

Rankings - FCS Coaches Poll Last Updated - October 10, 2016 FCS Coaches Poll FCS Coaches Poll STATS FCS Top 25 Simple Ratings System FCS Coaches Poll STATS FCS Top 25 Simple Ratings System RANK TEAM POINTS PREVIOUS RECORD RANK TEAM POINTS PREVIOUS RECORD 1 North Dakota State (26) 650 1 5-0 2 Sam Houston State 617 2 ...
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WH senior adviser Richmond: Biden is 'in the loop' on money to illegal immigrants, despite conflicting remarks

White House Senior Adviser Cedric Richmond would not confirm nor deny that the Biden administration would be making payments to illegal immigrants who were separated from their children under the... #senioradviser #trump #wh
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Trump teased a trip to Virginia on behalf of Republican Glenn Youngkin to 'troll' the media, but the stunt 'panicked' campaign aides: report

Virginia Gov.-elect Glenn Youngkin tosses a signed basketball to supporters at an election night party in Chantilly, Va., early Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021, after he defeated Democrat Terry McAuliffe. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Former President Trump teased a trip to Virginia in the closing days of the 2021 gubernatorial race. The announcement reportedly "panicked" Youngkin aides, according to The Wall Street Journal. The Youngkin campaign sought to keep Trump, who remains unpopular in Virginia, a...
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Moderate Democratic Rep. Abigail Spanberger says Americans didn't elect Biden to be FDR

Rep. Abigail Spanberger of Virginia. AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin Rep. Spanberger told The New York Times that voters didn't elect President Biden to govern like FDR. The congresswoman said that voters sent Biden to the White House "to be normal and stop the chaos." Biden responded on Saturday, calling Spanberger "a friend" and saying he mold his own presidency. Rep. Abigail Spanberger of Virginia said earlier this week that "nobody" elected President Joe Biden to pursue sweeping legislat...
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Gun Owners Recapture Virginia in Victory Sweep

Virginia largely became a Second Amendment Sanctuary due to Democrat gun control policies, and it cost Democrats the governorship and other state races Tuesday. U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- For victorious Virginia gun owners, “payback” is the dish best enjoyed on the morning after handing anti-gun Democrats a devastating defeat, providing critical votes to elect Republican Glenn Youngkin as their next governor, along with Winsome Sears as lieutenant governor and Jason Miyares as the next attorney...
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Vesting Bonuses; Ferriss Revisited; Rock in Shoe; Nov 11 ExO Webinar

A Ship in the harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for. John A. Shedd Be so good they can't ignore you.                                                  Steve Martin CEOs Attend for FreeAny CEO who has attended a Scaling Up Master Class (or the online Master Course) is our guest to attend any future Master Classes for no charge, so long as you bring along at least one-paid attendee – honor system.  Please use code CEOVIP for the Dec 8-9 Scaling Up Master Class.  Below is the ...
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5 reasons why Democrats should be worried about 2022 after their devastating losses in Virginia

Virginia Gov.-elect Glenn Youngkin tosses a signed basketball to supporters at an election night party in Chantilly, Va., early Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021, after he defeated Democrat Terry McAuliffe. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Democrats suffered a trio of devastating losses in Virginia's Tuesday elections. Republicans also prevailed in other under-the-radar elections in blue and swing states. Here are five reasons Democrats should be concerned heading into the 2022 midterms. Virginia Democ...
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5 reasons Democrats should be worried about 2022 after their devastating losses in Virginia

Gov.-elect Glenn Youngkin of Virginia tossing a signed basketball to supporters at an election-night party in Chantilly, Virginia, early Wednesday. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Democrats suffered a trio of devastating losses Tuesday in Virginia's elections. Republicans also prevailed in other under-the-radar elections in blue and swing states. Here are five reasons for Democratic concern heading into the 2022 midterms. Virginia Democrats took a shellacking Tuesday as Republicans flipped con...
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