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Want to Go to College for Free? There’s a Program in Virginia for That.

“These are all high-demand, for the most part high-wage, fields and career pathways. And so [students are] going to come out, no debt, be able to go into a great career, start making really good money right away."

The governor announced restrictions on gatherings and businesses are lessening Wednesday
Gov. Northam Tells Virginians to Be Cautious as State Enters Phase 3

Virginia is set to enter Phase 3 on Wednesday. Here’s what to expect.

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Virginia’s Unemployment Filing System Hasn’t Been Updated Since 1985

Welcome to today’s edition of the Dogwood. We’ve got a roundup of today’s Virginia news coming right up.  But First… For student loan borrowers not eligible for COVID-19 relief under the CARES Act, help will soon be available. A new initiative will help over 200,000 Virginians struggling with student loan payments during the pandemic by...

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Most of Virginia Started Reopening Today. Here’s What to Expect.

Welcome to today’s edition of the Dogwood. We’ve got a roundup of today’s Virginia news coming right up.  But First… As most of Virginia begins to reopen, some non-essential businesses are opening their doors to Virginians, with some restrictions still in place. Here’s what to expect from restaurants, gyms and other non-essential businesses as they...

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Virginia Records the Highest Report of New COVID-19 Cases, One Day Before the State Reopens

Welcome to today’s edition of the Dogwood. We’ve got a roundup of Virginia news coming right up.  But First… In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, nurses have been working harder than ever to ensure the safety of the public. And that hard work has not gone unappreciated. Here’s how these Virginia hospitals are showing...

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(Part of) Virginia is Officially Set to Begin Reopening This Friday

Welcome to today’s edition of the Dogwood. We’ve got a roundup of Virginia news coming right up. But First… Restaurants in parking lots? Cleaning teams scouring the beach routinely? These are only some of the safety measures Virginia Beach has pitched in the hopes of lifting some of the restrictions put in place to prevent...

Thousands of Coronavirus Killing Mask in Production in Virginia Beach

Welcome to today’s edition of the Dogwood. We’ve got a roundup of Virginia news coming right up.  But First… Virignia’s law decriminalizing marijuana takes effect on July 1. If you’re curious about how this works and what marijuana’s future in the commonwealth is, read Dogwood’s guide here. Five Things You Need to Know Today Virginia...