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Northam signs bill allowing schools to open before Labor Day

Parents have a reason to be excited. Thanks to two new bills signed into law by Governor Ralph Northam, all Virginia...

Richmond and Virginia Beach among the most gentrified cities in the nation

If you live in an American city in the 21st century, chances are you’ve encountered the hipster art galleries and artisanal coffee...

Childcare to (Hopefully) Become More Affordable in Arlington

If you live in Arlington and pay a fortune for child care, we’ve got some good news for you: The Arlington County Board approved...

Prince William County School Board passes budget including raises for teachers

Better pay for teachers, 46 additional counselors for schools, and more psychologists and social workers. All of the above are included in...

5 restaurants to try in Richmond

Edo Squid Arguably the best Italian restaurant in Richmond and simultaneously a (literal) hidden gem, Edo Squid features excellent...

Virginia state Senator Mamie Locke recovering after being hit by car

State Senator Mamie Locke turned 65 on Tuesday and spent her birthday in the hospital after being hit by a car.

Parents speak out against seclusion and restraint policies

We wrote yesterday about the backlash over Fairfax County schools’ use of seclusion and restraint, and shortly after that, parents and advocates...

Virginia approves alternatives during Metro blue and yellow line shutdowns

Tens of thousands of Virginians will be affected by this summer’s Metro shutdown of six Blue and Yellow Line stations, according to...

Dominion pulls a fast one on legislators and the public

When you make a deal with someone, you can’t just unilaterally change the terms of the contract after the fact just because...

5 Instagram accounts to follow

If you're anything like me, you spend too much time every day scrolling through the 'gram, double tapping with reckless abandon, waiting...

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