A few dozen reproductive rights activists clad in pink T-shirts quietly picketed alongside Democrats in the rain outside the Virginia Republican Convention that nominated anti-abortion Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli for governor.
A Mega Millions ticket sold in Farmville has matched all six numbers in the latest drawing and will split the estimated $190 million jackpot with the holder of another winning ticket bought in New Jersey.
Hotels, restaurants, and shops could all get a big economic boost during graduation weekend. 35,000 people are expected in town, which means more foot traffic for business, and occupied rooms for hotels.
Thousands of family and friends coming into town for UVa's Final Exercise Weekend. Every hotel room is booked but some don't even both with hotel rooms and rates, especially if the whole entire family is getting together.