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Atlantic Coast Pipeline Scrapped

(Richmond)- The Atlantic Coast Pipeline project has been cancelled. Richmond-based Dominion Energy and Duke Energy announced yesterday the planned 600-mile natural gas line has been dropped over legal uncertainties that overhang large-scale energy development in the U.S. 

Stonewall Jackson Statue Brought Down

(Richmond)- The Stonewall Jackson statue on Monument Avenue is gone. Crews removed the Confederate monument yesterday after Mayor Levar Stoney said he was using his emergency powers to bring it down. He also said the risk of

New Laws Beginning Today

(Richmond)- A number of new laws will go into effect in Virginia today. Casino gambling is now legal in Richmond, Bristol, Danville, Norfolk, and Portsmouth. Beginning today, each locality will decide the fate of Confederate statues in

Virginia Moves to Phase Three

(Richmond)- As other states are pausing their reopening plans, Virginia is moving into phase three. Restaurants can fill their dining rooms to full capacity. People are allowed to work out at gyms and fitness centers up to

Northam Launches Rent, Mortgage Relief Program

(Richmond)- Governor Northam has launched the Virginia Rent and Mortgage Relief Program. The new program will use 50-million-dollars of the state’s federal CARES Act funding to assist families facing eviction or foreclosures because of the pandemic. There

MGM National Harbor Reopens Today

(National Harbor, MD)- MGM National Harbor has reopened its doors. The casino has been closed since March due to the coronavirus pandemic. People returned to the slots this morning. All employees and guests will be subject to