Posted: 12/05/2013 - A judge in Loudoun County has ordered Jacqueline Mars, co-owner of Mars candy, to pay a $2,500 fine and suspended her license for 6 months. Mars pleaded guilty to reckless driving in a fatal crash.
Posted: 12/05/2013 - Fans of a cheetah and her cubs at the Metro Richmond Zoo can now watch and hear the animals as they eat.
Posted: 12/05/2013 - Virginia Secretary of Transportation Sean Connaughton says the state needs to speed up an E-ZPass marketing campaign before tolls begin on two Hampton Roads tunnels.
Posted: 12/05/2013 - Henrico County police officers will play Santa Claus for about 65 children this weekend.
Posted: 12/05/2013 - The Department of Motor Vehicles has redesigned the state's standard license plate to incorporate the "Virginia is for lovers" slogan.
Posted: 12/04/2013 - Officials with the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries say 58 bears have been killed on Virginia roads this year. An acorn shortage is causing hungry bears to venture farther into human civilization.
Posted: 12/04/2013 - About 300 Christmas trees will be given to members of the military free of charge at a Virginia Beach base.
Posted: 12/04/2013 - Federal officials have approved an environmental impact statement for a planned widening of Interstate 64 between Richmond and Hampton Roads.
Posted: 12/04/2013 - A University of Virginia associate dean has pleaded not guilty to federal child pornography charges.
Posted: 12/04/2013 - The recount in the race for Virginia attorney general is headed to a preliminary hearing in Richmond Circuit Court.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - Dominion Virginia Power plans to install 2,000 solar panels in Gloucester County. The panels will generate more than 500 kilowatts of electricity, enough to power about 125 homes.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - The Navy is providing free phone cards to sailors and Marines aboard its ships that are deployed away from their home ports this holiday season.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - Virginia State Police say 11 people were killed in traffic crashes in the state over the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - A Maryland woman will receive $1,000 a week for the rest of her life after winning the Virginia Lottery's Win for Life game.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - Roanoke Sheriff Octavia Johnson is the Republican nominee to fill Democrat Onzlee Ware's seat in the Virginia House of Delegates.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - A woman accused of setting fires to abandoned structures on Virginia's Eastern Shore is facing new arson charges.
Updated: 12/02/2013 - The Virginia Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services announces the state’s top 20 agricultural commodities and livestock for the 2012 production year. Broilers retained their #1 spot, while tobacco took the #10 spot and grapes stay at #20.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - A study by the National Center for State Courts finds that Virginia needs at least 30 new judges to preside over juvenile and circuit courts.