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Artisans to Reproduce Revolutionary War Cannon

Posted: 06/17/2010 - Officials at Colonial Williamsburg say artisans will use a brick casting furnace to turn nearly 700 pounds of molten bronze into a reproduction of a Revolutionary War cannon used by British infantry originally produced between 1776 and 1778.

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Va. Funeral Home Accused, Fined in Arlington Cemetery Burial Problems

Posted: 06/17/2010 - A Virginia funeral home accused of mishandling bodies awaiting burial at Arlington National Cemetery has been fined $50,000. A former employee had accused the Falls Church funeral home of storing bodies in hallways and on unrefrigerated storage racks in a garage.

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Richmond Man Falls From Roof During Alleged Stunt

Posted: 06/17/2010 - Police say a 21-year-old man in Richmond was gravely wounded in a fall from the roof of a three-story apartment building in what authorities call an alcohol-fueled stunt.

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Police Investigating Office Building Break-ins

Posted: 06/16/2010 - Police are investigating the possibility that fake ID badges are behind a string of recent unsolved office burglaries in Arlington. Authorities say they believe the suspects are posing as office workers by donning illegitimate identification.

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Some Va. ABC Stores Open for July Fourth

Posted: 06/16/2010 - The Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control says stores that are normally open on Sundays will be open on July Fourth from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Of the 330 ABC stores statewide, about 130 are open on Sundays.

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Group Says Stimulus Gave Virginians $3 Billion

Posted: 06/16/2010 - The Commonwealth Institute for Fiscal Analysis, a progressive Richmond think tank, says Virginians have received about $3 billion as a result of the federal stimulus package.

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11 Students Injured in Va. School Bus Wreck

Updated: 06/16/2010 - Police are investigating a school bus wreck Wednesday morning in Chesapeake that injured 11 students and the driver. The bus hit a ditch and tipped onto its side.

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Deck of Cards Features Unsolved Va. Slayings

Updated: 06/16/2010 - The "Hampton Roads Crime Line Cold Cases" deck of cards features a photo and description of 52 unsolved crimes from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg. The cards are being distributed in prisons and jails in an effort to find leads.

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Judge: No Reduced Sentence in Va. Tech Decapitation

Posted: 06/16/2010 - A judge is refusing to reduce the sentence for a former Virginia Tech graduate student who admitted to decapitating a classmate. Haiyang Zhu (HY'-yuhng JOO) was sentenced in April to to life without parole.

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JMU Hosts State Wind Energy Symposium

Posted: 06/16/2010 - A wind energy symposium, happening at James Madison University Wednesday, is bringing hundreds of renewable energy experts, from all over the country, to the Valley.

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Harrisonburg Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

Posted: 06/15/2010 - A Harrisonburg soldier supporting Operation Enduring Freedom has been killed in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Tuesday.

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VDOT Cancels I-81 Contracts

Updated: 06/15/2010 - The Virginia Department of Transportation has terminated two Interstate 81 maintenance contracts worth $56 million, saying the contractor didn't meet its requirements.

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Va. Waste Board Increases Landfill Fee

Posted: 06/15/2010 - The Virginia Waste Management Board is charging a larger yearly fee to operate a landfill. The board increased the fee by 79 percent annually for landfill operators including local governments and private businesses.

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