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BY: MIKE VALERIO Sheriff's deputies said Del. Joe Morrissey (D-Henrico) violated the terms of his work release late Thursday, after he campaigned at an Eastern Henrico County shopping center. Morrissey is now forced to remain in jail, until he is brought before a judge for an institutional hearing. According to... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Decision Virginia
BY: MIKE VALERIO Following a sweeping round of cuts lowering Virginia's $2.4 billion budget gap, Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced his final plans to balance the state budget Wednesday, coupling cuts with measures to help teachers retire and take on unlicensed daycares. In a response to headlines of fatal fires at... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Decision Virginia
** FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY FOR LOUISA, FLUVANNA, CUMBERLAND, BUCKINGHAM, ALBEMARLE, AND ORANGE COUNTIES FROM 5AM UNTIL NOON TOMORROW ** We'll start out clear this evening with increasing cloudiness expected later this evening and overnight. Low pressure developing in the Gulf of Mexico will track northward to off the North Carolina... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at NBC12 Weather Insider
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Posted by: Meteorologist Ros Runner Updated-- 5:45 pm WEDNESDAY We are still looking at the potential for a storm system to affect our region this upcoming Saturday into Saturday night. However, it is becoming more apparent that this WILL NOT be a major storm like we had feared earlier in... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at NBC12 Weather Insider
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BY: MIKE VALERIO Prosecutors released more than 80 text messages between Del. Joseph D. Morrissey (D-Henrico) and a former underage receptionist Friday, as part of the Commonwealth’s evidence outlined in the lawmaker’s plea agreement. Morrissey’s defense also presented its version of the evidence within the plea documents, vehemently disputing the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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BY: MIKE VALERIO Three days before he was set to face a judge, Del. Joseph D. Morrissey (D-Henrico) accepted a plea deal concerning his relationship with a 17-year-old girl. Minutes after the announcement, Morrissey's office confirmed the delegate will still run for reelection in 2015, as his plea deal allows... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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Church Hill, one of the nation’s most historically significant neighborhoods, will host its 50th Anniversary Holiday Festival on December 12, 13 and 14, 2014. Participants will be able to celebrate history while creating new holiday memories with family and friends. Designed by Major William Mayo in 1737, historic Church Hill... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2014 at 12 About Town
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Courtesy: James River Advisory Council The regional James River Advisory Council will hold its 22nd Annual James River Parade of Lights for Saturday, December 13. Boats decorated with thousands of lights will cruise the James between Richmond, Henrico, and Chesterfield counties. Multiple viewing sites, several of which provide additional entertainment,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 11, 2014 at 12 About Town
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From Meteorologist Samantha Roberts: You'll walk out of your door tomorrow morning to abundant blue sky and chilly temperatures. Our friends on the West Coast, however, will wake up to rain, rain, and MORE rain. All of this moisture will ride in along a long, flowing atmospheric river. "A WHAT,"... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2014 at NBC12 Weather Insider
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BY: MIKE VALERIO A week before Del. Joseph D. Morrissey (D-Henrico) faces a judge on charges of an inappropriate sexual relationship with a teenager, a 29-year-old Sunday school teacher from Glen Allen announced he will challenge Morrissey for his seat next year. Matt Walton intends to run as a Republican,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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RVA on Ice Friday, November 28 - Sunday, January 4 East Broad Street between 6th and 7th Street Website Skating at RVA On Ice has become a downtown holiday tradition with participants skating under the sun, stars and the beautiful Richmond skyline. New and classic holiday music fills the atmosphere... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2014 at 12 About Town
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Posted by Jim Duncan at 9:23pm Tuesday This is the latest guidance forecast for snow amounts expected Wednesday. Greatest impacts still expected over the western Piedmont into the Blue Ridge and west. Could see a trace western Hanover, and inch or two Louisa, western Goochland, and more towards Albemarle, Nelson... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2014 at NBC12 Weather Insider
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Posted by Jim Duncan at 4:05pm Tuesday, Nov. 25 Note: no real changes as of 5:35am...this map is the last one we'll put out. Drive safely! -Andrew Travel weather Wednesday will feature the greatest threat for winter weather impacts from the west-central Piedmont into the Blue Ridge and points west.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2014 at NBC12 Weather Insider
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Updated storm graphic posted by Jim at 11:23pm Monday. Post by Andrew Freiden on 9am 11/24/2014 Good morning, Wherever you are driving on Wednesday, it's likely to be a slower trip than you'd like. Even in areas that don't get snow, a cold rain will make the packed roads slippery... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2014 at NBC12 Weather Insider
From: Meteorologist Ros Runner, updated by Andrew Freiden Monday morning. We are still looking at another signficant storm system to affect the area on Thanksgiving Eve. Low pressure developing off the coast of the U.S. tomorrow night will make its way up the Eastern Seaboard on Wednesday and then away... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2014 at NBC12 Weather Insider
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Maymont Mansion Holiday Tours Tuesdays-Sundays, November 21-January 4, 12-5pm (Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day) Website Celebrate the season and revel in Victorian holiday splendor! Beautiful trimmings on the 12-foot Christmas tree, the opulent dining room set for a feast, evergreen decorations and lavish gifts... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2014 at 12 About Town
BY MIKE VALERIO: In a rare interview at the Executive Mansion Thursday, Virginia First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe said the allegations in Rolling Stone's article on UVA are devastating and painful as a parent to comprehend. "It's very troubling," McAuliffe said in the interview. "As a parent of five children, it's... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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Independent films are just as action-packed and exciting as major studio films. Don't believe me? Check out the Noir Film Series, sponsored each month by the Afrikana Independent Film Festival (AIFF). The organization showcases indie film by and about people of color across the globe. AIFF hosts a variety of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2014 at 12 About Town
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Update: 6am THURSDAY. The machine cranking up again... They are watching for another potential 1-2' in spots today into tonight. UGH. Here's the post that Samantha put up YESTERDAY After seeing more images of this week's historic lake effect snow event in western New York, I'll be spending the rest... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at NBC12 Weather Insider
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By Karla Redditte Santa. Cider. Singers. Dancers. Sounds like the perfect weekend to me! Be sure to check out these five cool events going on "about town" this weekend. Courtesy: Kay Oxendine 23rd Great American Indian Expo Friday, November 14 - Sunday, November 16 Richmond International Raceway Complex, 600 E.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2014 at 12 About Town
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By Karla Redditte HOT DOG! America’s favorite hot dog on wheels is rolling through town! Visitors to the famous 27-foot hot dog on wheels will be able to take pictures, play games and make fun memories to last a lifetime. Hotdoggers will also be handing out iconic Wiener Whistles, the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2014 at 12 About Town
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BY: MIKE VALERIO It's official, Congressman Dave Brat was sworn into the U.S. House of Representatives tonight and spoke on Capitol Hill after being introduced by Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R, VA-06) and Rep. Bobby Scott (D, VA-03): Speaker John Boehner, Dr. Dave Brat, and wife Laura Brat at the ceremonial... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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BY: MIKE VALERIO It's decided, Virginia. Republican U.S. Senate candidate Ed Gillespie conceded to Democratic Sen. Mark R. Warner just after 1 p.m. Friday, ending fading speculation that the campaign might request a recount later this month. Gillespie told a crowd of supporters with his wife by his side that... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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Music, crafts, and oysters - just a few things to enjoy this weekend! Be sure to add these events to your "to do" list: Rhythm in Blue Jazz Ensemble from the U.S. Air Force Heritage of America Band The Beacon Theatre, 401 N. Main Street, Hopewell Friday, November 7 Free... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2014 at 12 About Town
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BY: MIKE VALERIO Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner’s lead increased by more than 500 votes by late Thursday, expanding the margin between Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie to 16,540 votes. The State Board of Elections also clarified that all cities and counties across Virginia have until Tuesday, Nov.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2014 at Decision Virginia