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VaNews Topics: Cheaper gasoline, school name change

Apr 25, 2016
Virginia Public Access Project

  Cheaper gasoline is good for many people but not so good for some of Virginia's public transportation systems...and some residents in the Williamsburg area want to change the name of a school that commemorates a defender of segregation. Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's VA News link on vpap.org. 

 

 

VaNews Topics: Building a Mosque, Passenger Rail

Apr 11, 2016
Virginia Public Access Project

A group that wants to build a mosque in Culpeper County suspects a religious motive in the county's denial of a permit...and Hanover County residents are hoping to stop plans for passenger rail improvements. 

Virginia Public Access Project

 One city in Virginia is taking a fresh look at how it regulates gardens...and the Commonwealth will soon have a thoroughbred racing season again, something it hasn't had since 2013. Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's VaNews link on vpap.org. 

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Virginia farmers could soon be making money with a crop that's far from traditional in the Commonwealth, and Colonial Williamsburg is working to attract new visitors in ways that some people consider inappropriate. 

  Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's VA News link.

Virginia Public Access Project

A request from a student has led to a significant policy change by a Virginia school division...and two firefighters are back at work thanks in part to a show of support from the public.  Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's VaNews link on vpap.org.

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