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GRTC bus rider can't be seen, thanks to overgrown tree

RICHMOND, Va. – A tree is blocking a GRTC bus stop, and one rider said the “invisible bus stop” has caused her some issues.

The tree has grown over the city sidewalk and brushed up against the power lines. 312 more words


More tenants could face eviction after landlord avoids bills

RICHMOND, Va- (WRIC) — Tenants of a Richmond apartment complex are facing eviction because the owner Landmark Oaks, LLC didn’t pay the utility bills.

On Tuesday, 8News told you about people in Hopewell who were told they needed to be out of their apartments for the same reason. 287 more words


Marine who served in Iraq now fights to get Virginia veterans jobs

RICHMOND, Va. — Andrew Schwartz is an Iraq War veteran who never stopped serving his country.

“My dad always told me if you’re going to join the military then join the best service. 542 more words


Man charged in mansion party homicides connected to Joe Morrissey's wife

RICHMOND, Va. – One of the six men arrested Thursday in connection with a double homicide is linked by marriage to Richmond mayoral candidate Joe Morrissey, multiple sources confirmed. 376 more words


Meet the candidate: Jack Berry

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — He’s never been elected to public office but spent nearly four decades in public administration, most recently leading Venture Richmond.

In a crowded field of candidates, Jack Berry is banking on experience. 512 more words


Police ID man gunned down near Richmond elementary school

RICHMOND, Va. — Officials released the name of the 24-year-old man shot to death near an elementary school on Richmond’s Southside Wednesday night.

Officers were dispatched to the 5100 block of Forest Hill Avenue at 8:11 p.m. 434 more words


Police release Shockoe market robbery video

RICHMOND, Va. — Police released video of the man suspected of robbing the Shockoe Valley Market on N. 18th Street in Richmond.

“The suspect walked into the convenience store, brandished a firearm, and robbed a store employee of cash and a box of cigars,” a Richmond Police spokesperson said. 94 more words