Court, Lawmakers Clash Over Evaluations

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The Virginia Supreme Court and state legislators have clashed on whether evaluations of judges should be made public. T…

Teen Charged In Hermitage H.S. Threat

A phoned-in threat forced a temporary lock down at Hermitage High School in Henrico County Thursday afternoon. According to police, a person…

White Supremicist Faces Virginia Charges

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) – A white supremacist leader incarcerated in Chicago now faces federal charges of making threats to individuals in his hom…

Missing Caylee’s Body May Be Found

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The FBI and forensic investigators are examining what officials describe as the skeletal remains of a small child. They…

Richmond Gas Leak Prompts Evacuations

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Authorities evacuated several businesses in Richmond after a natural gas main cracked and leaked gas. No injuries were …

Empanaditas

EMPANADITAS about 32 hors d’ oeuvres Popular at Christmastime in Mexico and the American Southwest, empanadas are pastry turnovers filled wi…

Embassy Frosted Chicken Pate

EMBASSY FROSTED CHICKEN PATE about 12 servings 1½ cups finely ground cooked chicken or turkey breast 1 cup finely chopped toasted almonds ½ …

Fire Damages Watkins Center Construction

Firefighters are investigating the cause of a fire that damaged part of a new movie theater in western Chesterfield County Monday. Fre broke…

Va. Must Enforce Gay Visitation Rights

WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. Supreme Court has let stand a ruling that Virginia must enforce a Vermont court order awarding child-visitation r…

Greek Cities Crippled By Riots

ATHENS, Greece (AP) – Gangs of youths are smashing their way through central Athens and Thessaloniki, torching stores and buildings after th…

Cavs Keep Al Groh, Fire Mike Groh

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) – Al Groh will be back for ninth season as the football coach at Virginia, but his son Mike, the offensive coordin…

Samuels Out For The Season

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) – Five-time Pro Bowl left tackle Chris Samuels is out for the season with a torn triceps, the latest blow for a Washington…

Floundering Skins Fall To Ravens

BALTIMORE (AP) – While the Baltimore Ravens are looking ahead to a playoff push, the sinking Washington Redskins are trying to salvage a onc…

Virginia Man Fined For Driveway Art

CHANTILLY, Va. (AP) – A Loudoun County man is in a standoff with his homeowner’s association over freedom of expression. The association wan…

Economy Woes Impact Dinwiddie Park

PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) – Pamplin Historical Park will no longer open daily and will lay off the majority of its staff to cope with the sagging…