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Armstrong High School is a community school producing some of the greatest graduates. Some alums are speaking out about the potential closure of eight schools in Richmond including Armstrong High School. The announcements are the result of budget cuts. My mother, a 1964 graduate, was disappointed about the news that her alma mater might close. […]

The Richmond School Board voted 5-4 to take under capacity schools offline. The chosen schools to close by the end of the school year are Clark Springs Elementary, Norrell Preschool and Adult Career Development Center. The closure of  three schools in the city of Richmond is expected to generate over 1 million dollars. The 5-4 vote led […]

    From the State Board of Elections:  Richmond, VA – TheState Board of Elections (SBE) is aware that some press reports have erroneously stated that in-person absentee voting has been cancelled throughout the Commonwealth today. That is false. A majority of the general registrar offices are open today and ready for in-person absentee voters. […]

    City Announces Thanksgiving Office Closings   Richmond, VA – In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, city of Richmond government offices, including City Hall, will be closed on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25, 2011. City offices will reopen at regular business hours on Monday, November 28, 2011. The closing includes all branches […]

Via: MissInfo Ron Isley and Lauryn Hill team up for this beautiful rendition of Burt Bacharach’s “(They Long to Be) Close to You.” It seems like Lauryn is slowing getting back to the music we all have been waiting to hear for the past decade. Ron, the legendary Isley Brother, is dropping a new album […]