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Daily Press
Hampton EDA meeting doesn't include Amazon pitchdirected questions to Sledge. “I think it’s a transformational project for any
Daily Press / Posted 2 hours ago
directed questions to Sledge. “I think it’s a transformational project for any locality, region and certainly for the Commonwealth of Virginia,” Sledge said after the EDA meeting in response to questions. In September, Seattle-based... Read more
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Daily Press
Herring, Adams see AG's job very differentlysame-sex marriage amendment, calling that lack of defense “stunning to me as a
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
same-sex marriage amendment, calling that lack of defense “stunning to me as a lawyer.” “You’re the law firm for the commonwealth of Virginia,” Adams said of the AG’s office in an interview with the Daily Press editorial board on Thursday.... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Virginia gubernatorial candidates pitch plans for higher educationas we move forward," Northam, the current Lt. Governor, said. "We're going to
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 6 days ago
as we move forward," Northam, the current Lt. Governor, said. "We're going to make college more affordable for here in the Commonwealth of Virginia and we're going to have the degree be of value in the marketplace so that when our children graduate... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
‘Sixty years of history, heritage, contributions’from Governor Terry McAuliffe formally recognizing the 60th annual Urbanna Oyst
Southside Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
from Governor Terry McAuliffe formally recognizing the 60th annual Urbanna Oyster Festival to be held November 3-4. “The Commonwealth of Virginia joins the Urbanna Oyster Festival and Foundation in celebrating 60 years of remarkable history,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
District 20 Virginia House of Delegates Candidate Forum Announcedthe candidates. The questions cover a broad range of issues that are important
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 6 days ago
the candidates. The questions cover a broad range of issues that are important to voters in the 20th District and in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Earlier this fall, the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library issued an invitation to the candidates... Read more
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EuroNews
After Bob Corker Blasts Trump, GOP Mostly Shrugswounded soldiers during Desert Storm and serving in the Virginia Senate. 'While
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
wounded soldiers during Desert Storm and serving in the Virginia Senate. 'While I've been showing up and serving the commonwealth of Virginia, you've been a K Street lobbyist in Washington,' Northam said. 'So the only time you have showed is... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ed Gillespie pressures Ralph Northam on immigration in Virginia governor’s racehave showed up for Virginia and I have been proud to do so, and I guess while I
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
have showed up for Virginia and I have been proud to do so, and I guess while I have been showing up and serving the commonwealth of Virginia, you’ve been a K-Street lobbyist in Washington,” he said. “The only time you have showed up is when... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Former ODU star Justin Verlander earns win as Astros advance to American League Championshipone of the best of five series. The native of Richmond, VA left ODU as the all
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 8 days ago
one of the best of five series. The native of Richmond, VA left ODU as the all-time strikeout king in ODU, CAA and the Commonwealth of Virginia history with 427 strikeouts in 335.2 innings. The Tigers selected Verlander with the number two... Read more
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The Hill
Northam: Trump's Twitter attack was 'despicable'of the United States Army, as a doctor who has taken care of sick children, to
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
of the United States Army, as a doctor who has taken care of sick children, to say that I condone or influence gangs in the Commonwealth of Virginia is totally inaccurate," Northam said. "It's despicable," he added, "and all it does is continue to... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Gov. McAuliffe: Latest Mass Shooting Must be a Wakeup Call for Virginia Leaders10/06/2017 Release from the Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Terry M
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 11 days ago
10/06/2017 Release from the Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Terry McAuliffe:RICHMOND – As the nation continues to reel from the unspeakable act of gun violence in Las Vegas that cost 59 people their lives and injured hundreds more,... Read more
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Business Wire
Women Building Bio Highlighted STEM Achievements, Research Initiatives and Next Generation Inspiration for the Regional Life Sciences CommunityVa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virginia Bio, the statewide non-profit association repres
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virginia Bio, the statewide non-profit association representing the life science industry in the Commonwealth of Virginia, hosted a successful second annual Women Building Bio: The XX Factor conference. This year’s... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Vogel, Fairfax agree on 1 issue – but disagree on most – in Lt. Gov. debatethe president and his often-divisive policies. “This really goes back to wheth
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
the president and his often-divisive policies. “This really goes back to whether or not we’re going to have leaders in the Commonwealth of Virginia who are willing to stand up to Donald Trump and his administration when they are taking us down a... Read more
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NBC Washington
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
NBC Washington / Posted 11 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Facebook is building a massive data center and “multiple” solar facilities in Virginiacommunity, a strong pool of local talent, excellent access to fiber, and a robu
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
community, a strong pool of local talent, excellent access to fiber, and a robust electric grid. Henrico County and the Commonwealth of Virginia has it all.” Facebook has previously stated that it aims to power all of its facilities with 100%... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Lieutenant governor candidates Fairfax, Vogel square off in Richmond debatethe state during the McAuliffe administration. "Facebook just announced they a
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
the state during the McAuliffe administration. "Facebook just announced they are bringing a $1 billion data center to the Commonwealth of Virginia. If we're becoming less competitive, Facebook obviously did not get that message," Fairfax said. "I... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
The New Canaan News / Posted 11 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
The Register Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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The News-Times
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
The News-Times / Posted 12 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
The Middletown Press / Posted 12 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
Darien News-Review / Posted 12 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Sharp words fly in lieutenant governor debate in Richmondher bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
her bill's intent and other issues are more relevant to the campaign. Fairfax countered: "Apparently the entire Commonwealth of Virginia can't understand the legislation because they all had the same view of what the effect of your bill... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Former ODU ace Justin Verlander to pitch game one of American League playoffs for Astrosnow even more, I think.” Verlander, a native of Richmond, VA, left ODU as the
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 12 days ago
now even more, I think.” Verlander, a native of Richmond, VA, left ODU as the all-time strikeout king in ODU, CAA and the Commonwealth of Virginia history with 427 strikeouts in 335.2 innings. The Tigers selected him with the number two overall... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Facebook Announces New Data Center Plans for Henrico County10/05/2017 Release from the Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Terry M
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 12 days ago
10/05/2017 Release from the Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Terry McAuliffe:RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Facebook will bring more than $1 billion of new investment to the commonwealth. Facebook is directly... Read more
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Newswise
Low-Cost, High-Volume Services Make Up Big Portion of Spending on Unneeded Health Careof low-value care.” Study co-authors are Kyle Russell of Virginia Health Infor
Newswise / Posted 12 days ago
of low-value care.” Study co-authors are Kyle Russell of Virginia Health Information, Beth Bortz of the Virginia Center for Health Innovation, Marcos Dachary of MedInsight Product Management, and William Hazel Jr. of the Commonwealth of Vi... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
New Henrico Facebook center to use 100 percent renewable energycommunity, a strong pool of local talent, excellent access to fiber, and a robu
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
community, a strong pool of local talent, excellent access to fiber, and a robust electric grid. Henrico County and the Commonwealth of Virginia has it all.” A partnership between Facebook and Dominion Energy Virginia and Facebook will lead to... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Virginia Receives $596K in Federal Funds to Combat Opioid Crisis10/04/2017 Release from the Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Terry M
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 12 days ago
10/04/2017 Release from the Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Terry McAuliffe:RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Virginia has received two federal grants totaling $596,000 to fight the prescription opioid and heroin... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Virginia named one of the ‘Top States for Doing Business’RICHMOND, Va. — The Commonwealth of Virginia has been named one of the “Top Sta
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 14 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. — The Commonwealth of Virginia has been named one of the “Top States for Doing Business,” according to Area Development, a leading executive magazine. Virginia was ranked as the 11th state out of 20 states ranked in the site... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Attorney General Herring Offers Tips to Avoid Buying Flood-Damaged Vehicles10/03/2017 Release from Commonwealth of Virginia Office of the Attorney General
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 14 days ago
10/03/2017 Release from Commonwealth of Virginia Office of the Attorney General:RICHMOND (October 3, 2017) - Attorney General Mark R. Herring and the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) are urging customers in the market for a new or used car... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Gubernatorial candidates tackle health care, violence in community forumneeds and use these dollars. One of things I would do is work with the federal
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 18 days ago
needs and use these dollars. One of things I would do is work with the federal government to allow us to innovate in the Commonwealth of Virginia," Gillespie said. Northam, a pediatric phyician by trade, had strong words for the Graham-Cassidy... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Gubernatorial candidates clash on campaign trail in Richmondstrongly there is power in every child, and we need to give all our children po
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 19 days ago
strongly there is power in every child, and we need to give all our children potential to reach the American dream in the Commonwealth of Virginia. That means they all deserve access to a world-class system," said Northam. Gillespie's campaign... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
12 Companies Selected to Participate in Virginia Economic Gardening Program09/26/2017 Release from Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Terry McAul
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 20 days ago
09/26/2017 Release from Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Terry McAuliffe:RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced 12 Virginia companies were selected to participate in the Virginia Economic Gardening Pilot Program (VEGPP). The... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Virginia State Police have serious trooper shortageand career progression opportunities including the opportunity to serve in many
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 25 days ago
and career progression opportunities including the opportunity to serve in many exciting specialty positions across the Commonwealth of Virginia. Sgt. White admits the climate of law enforcement and the job can be dangerous, and he said it’s... Read more
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Business Wire
ACC National Capital Region Names Finalists for 2017 Corporate Counsel Awardsbecome a well-recognized and sought-after honor for members of the in-house leg
Business Wire / Posted 25 days ago
become a well-recognized and sought-after honor for members of the in-house legal community in the District of Columbia, Commonwealth of Virginia and suburban Maryland. For a list of all previous Award winners, please visit... Read more
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New Kerala
AMERICAN EVOLUTIONand Cinebar Productions Announce New, Hour-Long Documentary - newkerala news #273785shaping the American experience. The documentary is one of nine legacy project
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
shaping the American experience. The documentary is one of nine legacy projects supported by the 2019 Commemoration. The Commonwealth of Virginia is providing major funding for this documentary. The initial screening will take place at the... Read more
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Business Wire
SAIC Awarded $165 Million IT Contract by VirginiaVa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has been awarded a $165 million contract by the Commonwealth of Virginia to serve as a multisourcing service integrator (MSI). Under the contract, SAIC will provide an... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ed Gillespie attacks Ralph Northam in ad over sanctuary city stanceMr. Northam said they don’t believe any locality in Virginia should be on the l
The Washington Times / Posted 27 days ago
Mr. Northam said they don’t believe any locality in Virginia should be on the list. “We don’t have sanctuary cities in the Commonwealth of Virginia,” Mr. Northam said at a debate Tuesday, explaining why at lieutenant governor he cast a tie-breaking... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Delegate David Toscano Responds to Confederate Statue DebateDelegate David Toscano of the 57th district. “Part of that is saying, as a body
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 27 days ago
Delegate David Toscano of the 57th district. “Part of that is saying, as a body, we won't tolerate white supremacy in the commonwealth of Virginia, and then secondly is trying to figure out what is the best way to keep people safe at public... Read more
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EuroNews
Yes, Virginia: Politics Can Still Be Civil in the Trump Erathat up to the localities." Northam: "There are some things, Chuck, that bothe
EuroNews / Posted 27 days ago
that up to the localities." Northam: "There are some things, Chuck, that bother me that are very detrimental to the Commonwealth of Virginia. First was the travel ban that did nothing more than promote fear-mongering. My opponent supported... Read more
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Business Wire
BluVector Opens New Office Headquarters in Arlingtonremarks at the event, Lovejoy acknowledged key clients, including the Virginia
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
remarks at the event, Lovejoy acknowledged key clients, including the Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA). “The Commonwealth of Virginia has helped foster this company’s success by acquiring the BluVector technology very early in its... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ed Gillespie, Ralph Northam divided on Confederate statue issueI am Donald Trump and we could have that debate,” Mr. Gillespie said. “That is
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
I am Donald Trump and we could have that debate,” Mr. Gillespie said. “That is not going to get one more job created in the Commonwealth of Virginia.” Mr. Gillespie painted a gloomy picture and vowed to pursue policies — including a cut in the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Virginia Governor calls meeting with Rahul Gandhi ‘productive’Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday “productive”. McAuliffe tweeted
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 28 days ago
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday “productive”. McAuliffe tweeted: “Growing relations between India and the Commonwealth of Virginia with @OfficeOfRG, @milinddeora, and @sampitroda. Very productive meeting.” Replying to his tweet,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Attorney General Herring Seeks Documents Related to Opioid Crisis09/19/2017 Release from Commonwealth of Virginia Office of the Attorney General
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 28 days ago
09/19/2017 Release from Commonwealth of Virginia Office of the Attorney General:RICHMOND (September 19, 2017) - Attorney General Mark R. Herring today announced that a bipartisan coalition of state attorneys general is seeking documents and... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Virginia's top two gubernatorial candidates to face off in debateThe top two candidates for governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia remain lock
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 29 days ago
The top two candidates for governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia remain locked in a tight race. A new poll by the University of Mary Washington shows 44 percent of likely voters favor Democrat Ralph Northam, and 39 percent back Republican Ed... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney takes over CBS 6 Instagramoff a lot of “first” and “youngest” boxes along his political trajectory; the f
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 29 days ago
off a lot of “first” and “youngest” boxes along his political trajectory; the first African American Secretary of the Commonwealth of Virginia, the youngest member of Governor Terry McAuliffe’s cabinet, and in 2008, youngest leader of a state... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Sentences handed down in Wythe Co. western store money scamOld Fort Western Store in Wytheville to give some employees extra cash payments
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 29 days ago
Old Fort Western Store in Wytheville to give some employees extra cash payments and to help pay the rent for the establishment, prosecutors said. All five were also ordered to pay thousands in restitution to the IRS and the Commonwealth of Virgi... Read more
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