A Life To Remember | ‘Mayor of Virginia Theater’ was ‘full of life and full of energy’ | film television > Virginia

CHAMPAIGN — Carlo Anzelmo, the “Mayor of the Virginia Theater,” will be fondly remembered as the man who never met a stranger, had a flair for gardening, was a wonderful cook and taught great life lessons. “He was always such a warm person, friendly, just comfortable around him,” said Champaign’s Mark Williams. Mr Anzelmo, 89, … Read more

Naborforce continues its expansion into Northern Virginia > Virginia

RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Naborforce, the only on-demand platform connecting older adults with a trusted network of “Nabors” who are vetted and ready to help, announced today that that it was expanding its multi-state services to Northern Virginia. Residents across Northern Virginia are driving the award-winning Naborforce model, which aims to … Read more

Navy Hosts First Welding Competition, Career Discovery Event for Virginia Talent Pipeline Program > United States Navy > News-Stories > Virginia

The VA TPP is one of several training pipelines that create opportunities, build a workforce, and connect more people to the Navy’s mission. The Project MFG Welding Competition and Career Discovery Day aimed to engage and strengthen the Hampton Roads defense manufacturing base by developing the maritime-focused manufacturing talent pipeline in support of the Navy’s … Read more

Virginia Rep. Donald McEachin Dies at 61 > Virginia

Rep. Donald McEachin has died, his office said Monday. The Virginia Democrat has been battling cancer since 2013, his chief of staff Tara Rountree said in a statement. He was 61. “For years we have watched bravely as he battled and triumphed over the side effects of his 2013 colon cancer,” Rountree said. “He lost … Read more

Southside Virginia lawmakers are not interested in lifting the uranium mining moratorium > Virginia

Southside lawmakers said there was little local enthusiasm for lifting Virginia’s uranium mining moratorium. In fact, there’s “exactly the opposite,” Del said. Danny Marshall, R-Danville. Map by Robert Lunsford. The 1982 moratorium has been challenged in the past, but uranium mining was so unpopular among Virginians that nothing ever came of it. Consolidated Uranium, a … Read more

Men’s Basketball: Gophers offense dried up in 67-57 loss to Virginia Tech – InForum > Virginia

With Jamison Battle and Dawson Garcia struggling offensively, it’s going to be a long night for the Gophers men’s basketball team this season. That came Monday with a 67-57 loss to Virginia Tech at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge in Blacksburg, Virginia. Battle and Garcia have combined 30 points this season, but in Minnesota’s first road … Read more