The third-largest employer in Buena Vista will make the move next summer. Buena Vista stands to lose between $130,000 and $140,000 in revenue from utilities and taxes on machinery and tools.
Lawmakers voted Wednesday to approve Gov. Ralph Northam’s proposed changes to a bill that will allow adults to possess and cultivate small amounts of the drug starting in July.
McAuliffe, the presumptive front-runner in the five-person Democratic primary, has been methodically locking up and rolling out an unmatched number of endorsements.
Masks and social distancing are still required, and in-person events are still cancelled, but visitors are allowed inside again without an appointment.
Grammy-winning musician Pharrell Williams speaks out as a cousin to shooting victim Donovon Lynch, demanding a thorough and transparent investigation.
Housing experts say that more landlords are finding other reasons to evict someone, such as a noise complaint or a lease expiring.
Northam said the rail project is one-third the cost of adding lanes to Interstate 95 in Virginia and just as effective at getting people where they need to go.
A special grand jury in Rockbridge County charged a fuel delivery driver with involuntary manslaughter in the deaths of four people.
Virginia has executed nearly 1,400 people since its days as a colony. In modern times, the state is second only to Texas in the number of executions it has carried out, with 113 since the Supreme Court reinstated the death penalty in 1976.
The report is unlikely to satisfy at least some of the victims’ families, who blame the shooting on a toxic workplace and failure by supervisors to recognize red flags.