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U.S. Conference of Mayors Unveils Community Policing Recommendations

Web Team January 30, 2015 Comments Off

WASHINGTON — The nation’s mayors are playing close attention today to the proceedings of the Second Listening Session of President Obama’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing in Cincinnati. Under the leadership of U.S. Conference

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Chick-fil-A Giving Away Free Coffee for the Month of February

Web Team January 30, 2015 Comments Off

ATLANTA – Regardless of Punxsutawney Phil’s forecast about the duration of winter, customers can wake up Monday morning to free coffee at Chick-fil-A. For the entire month of February, Chick-fil-A restaurants nationwide will give customers free

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Interstate 85 South Reopens After Crash Causes Multiple Injuries Friday Afternoon

Web Team January 30, 2015 Comments Off

DINWIDDIE – All southbound lanes of Interstate 85 in Dinwiddie County are back open after a crash that left multiple people injured Friday afternoon. According to Sergeant Stephan M. Vick of the Virginia State Police,

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General Assembly 2015: Delegate Tyler Supports Several Bills During Session

Web Team January 30, 2015 Comments Off

RICHMOND – Delegate Roslyn Tyler has introduced the following bills and budget amendments for the 2015 General Assembly session. • HB-1284 Charter; Town of Branchville. Moves the date of election of the mayor and

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Virginia State Police Reminds Drivers That Hit-And-Runs Carry Serious Consequences

Web Team January 29, 2015 Comments Off

The following release is from the Virginia State Police RICHMOND – In the past two months, five pedestrians and one bicyclist have been struck and killed in eight hit-and-run traffic crashes across the Commonwealth.

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Only One in Six Americans Spent More Than Expected During Holidays

Web Team January 28, 2015 Comments Off

VIRGINIA — Only 1-in-6 Americans spent more than expected this holiday season, according to a new Bankrate.com (NYSE: RATE) report.  This is consistent with readings in previous years. Millennials (Americans ages 18-29) were twice

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4 Simple Steps to Stop a Cyber Thief As Today Marks Data Privacy Day

Web Team January 28, 2015 Comments Off

WASHINGTON — In recognition of Data Privacy Day on Jan. 28, the American Bankers Association is urging bank customers to take an active role in protecting their privacy. Banks use a combination of safeguards to

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Haney, Frakes Named Chair, Vice-Chair of Dinwiddie School Board for 2015

Web Team January 28, 2015 Comments Off

DINWIDDIE – The School Board completed its annual reorganization on January 13 and elected William Haney to be the chairman for 2015. Kelley Frakes was elected vice chairwoman for the same term. Haney thanked the

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Supervisor Chavis Says Upcoming November Election Won’t Influence His Decisions

Web Team January 27, 2015 Comments Off

DINWIDDIE – Supervisor William Chavis told those attending a recent meeting that he wasn’t worried about the next election. The out-going chairman explained that he voted in favor of bonuses for school and county

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Richmond-Petersburg Make Top 10 Worst Cities for Bed Bugs

Web Team January 26, 2015 Comments Off

VIRGINIA – It’s a distinction that no community wants but, according to a new report from pest control company Orkin, Richmond & Petersburg rank among the top 10 cities with having bed bug problems.

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