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EX-RPS spokesperson wants $1.3 million after wine allegations

RICHMOND, Va. — The former spokesperson for Richmond Public Schools is suing the district and some school board members.

According to reports, Felicia Cosby believes school leaders damaged her reputation by claiming she served wine to an adult intern in her office in 2010. 232 more words


Finishing Big More Important Than Starting Big

Here at Cities of Promise not a week goes by without an inquiry a week from somewhere new. Someone reaching out to better understand what it takes to start a Promise program. 440 more words


Superintendent recommends combining Thompson and Elkhardt middle schools

RICHMOND, Va. — Last month, hundreds of students at Elkhardt Middle School were forced to move after a leaky steam pipe created toxic mold issues in two classrooms. 181 more words


Former MLK Middle School teachers re-applying for their jobs

Take Our PollRICHMOND, Va. — A group of former Richmond middle school teachers reapplied for their jobs this week.

The teachers are from Martin Luther King, Jr. 141 more words


John Marshall High arson causes $30,000 in damages

RICHMOND, Va. — Investigators are investigating a fire that broke out at a storage facility at John Marshall High School on Sunday.

Firefighters were dispatched to the school on Old Brook Road around 1:30 p.m. 102 more words


Richmond Schools Superintendent in Boston for final interview

RICHMOND, Va. —  Richmond Public School Superintendent Dr. Dana Bedden flew to Massachusetts on Wednesday for his last interview with Boston school leaders.  Bedden is a finalist for the superintendent position for Boston Public Schools. 167 more words


Report: Driver walked by 4-year old left on bus in neighborhood with sex offenders

RICHMOND, Va. — Questions abound after a four-year-old girl was left on a Richmond school bus Monday. The child then walked off the bus, which was parked at the bus driver’s home, and walked down the street in the city’s Fulton Hill neighborhood. 291 more words