Governor Signs Law Lifting Limit on Buying Guns
RICHMOND – With the stroke of his pen Tuesday, Gov. Bob McDonnell removed the limit on how many handguns Virginians can buy each month. McDonnell, a Republican, signed legislation repealing the 19-year-old law prohibiting the purchase of more than one handgun per month. The repeal takes effect July 1. The limit had been enacted in 1993 by then-Gov. L. Douglas Wilder, a Democrat. Legislators...
NBC12 Richmond reveals their research on the top five worst intersections in RVA. Look familiar? What do you think?
Ashton Kutcher shares behind-the-scenes footage of... →
The Case of the Smelly Tub
Part of the RVA Journalist “BedandBreakfast” series At work, we’ve discussed the perils of other inns — a horse dying while towing a carriage full of guests and catching a groom and the mother of the bride “swimming together” in a pool — but the case of the smelly tub was something we didn’t expect for our own lodge. A couple was very displeased...
Richmond love letter
From Richmond.com Richmond, I know we just met, but I’m feeling things I’ve never felt before. Things I just have to say… I’ve lived in other cities, but I’ve never met anyone like you. You’re different, special, just downright more live-able than anywhere else I’ve ever been. Richmond, I hope you don’t think I’m being too forward….but let me count the ways I think you’re just, well, just...
VCU responsible for Super Bowl commercial →
^Clickable Apparently, former mass communications major at Virginia Commonwealth had a lead role in composing this year’s Super Bowl commercial with the dieting and exercising dog. I don’t know about you guys, but that was my favorite commercial of the evening, and, by the sounds of it, it may have been a top choice of several others at The Republic that night. What was you...
Senate Votes to Repeal Gun Purchase Limit
Bloggers, did you hear? Virginians soon may be able to purchase more guns than they can carry, all in one buy – for the first time in almost two decades. With the exception of law enforcement officials and some concealed-weapon permit holders, a 1993 state law has prohibited the purchase of more than one gun every 30 days. On Monday, the Senate passed a bill to revoke this law; the House had...
"RVA" logo on Saturday Night Live tonight →
Unless you’re out painting Richmond red…
Five things to do this weekend →
Source: RVANews Word on the street is that The Republic will be hosting a Patriots-exclusive Super Bowl viewing!
Myths about your body that you may still believe... →
Former VCU student now hall-of-famer →
One Bill’s Aim: Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Stardust
By yours truly Find it online here: http://potomaclocal.com/2012/01/21/one-bills-aim-ashes-to-ashes-dust-to-stardust/ Or here: http://ashburn.patch.com/articles/one-bill-s-aim-ashes-to-ashes-dust-to-stardust Or in the Virginia Gazette: http://www.vagazette.com/articles/2012/01/21/news/doc4f1b5f611520b410946768.txt RICHMOND, Va. – For the average person, the sky is no longer the limit, but you...
Beezow Doo-Doo Zopittybop-Bop-Bop arrested →
My apologies, followers, for not having posted this for you when I saw it yesterday. Madsion, Wis. police arrested man by the name of Zopittybop-Bop-Bop last Thursday. Article from The Capital Times