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FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2019 file photo, a bronze sculpture, "Rumors of War," by artist Kehinde Wiley, appears in Times Square in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
WRVA News
December 10, 2019 - 9:39 am
By SARAH RANKIN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Artist Kehinde Wiley’s monumental bronze sculpture of a young black man astride a galloping horse is set to be permanently installed in Virginia’s capital city, not far from the Confederate monument it mimics. An unveiling ceremony for “Rumors...
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December 09, 2019 - 4:01 pm
(RICHMOND, Va.) -- Hundreds of people are expected to attend the unveiling of Kehinde Wiley's "Rumors of War" sculpture at the Virginia Museum of Fire Arts on Tuesday afternoon. The southbound side of N. Arthur Ashe Boulevard between Ellwood Avenue and Monument Avenue will be closed from 2 p.m. to...
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Richmond police looking for suspects related to a hit-and-run in the Fan District (Photo Credit: Richmond Police)
(Photo Credit: Richmond Police)
WRVA News
December 09, 2019 - 12:58 pm
(RICHMOND, Va.) -- Richmond police detectives need the public's help to locate the two suspects in a hit-and-run that occurred last month. At approximately 1:00 a.m. on Friday, November 22, security video shows the suspect vehicle striking a parked vehicle in the 100 block of North Allen Avenue...
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AP News
December 04, 2019 - 1:03 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police say a Virginia fire lieutenant killed in a Thanksgiving night shooting was not the intended target and was protecting one of her children when she was shot. Richmond fire Lt. Ashley Nicole Berry was celebrating Thanksgiving at the home of her boyfriend’s family in...
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Many roads will be closed for Saturday's Dominion Energy Christmas Parade. (Map image from Richmond Police)
(Map image from Richmond Police)
WRVA News
December 04, 2019 - 11:27 am
(RICHMOND, Va.) -- Thousands of people are expected to line Broad Street on Saturday for the 36th annual Dominion Energy Christmas Parade. Numerous street closures and "No Parking" zones will be in effect. The parade will begin at 10:00 a.m. at the Science Museum of Virginia and proceed east on...
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Richmond Police looking for suspects who manipulated gaming machines and took away thousands. (Photo Credit: Richmond Police)
(Photo Credit: Richmond Police)
WRVA News
December 03, 2019 - 10:25 am
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Jeff Katz
December 02, 2019 - 6:14 pm
The family of Richmond Fire Lieutenant and mother of three Ashley Nicole Berry, who was killed in a shooting on Thanksgiving night, has released a statement. Berry was shot at 11:39 P.M. on Thursday night at the 1000 block of Sunnyside Avenue. Police are still searching for the suspect. READ MORE .
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Richmond Police looking for suspect in attempted robbery Monday morning. (Photo Credit: Richmond Police)
(Photo Credit: Richmond Police)
WRVA News
November 25, 2019 - 4:57 pm
(RICHMOND, Va.) -- Richmond police detectives need the public's help to identify the suspect in an attempted robbery that occurred late last night at the Exxon gas station located at 1115 Jeff Davis Highway in South Richmond. The robbery was reported when the station opened on Monday morning. The...
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WRVA News
November 19, 2019 - 12:50 pm
(RICHMOND, VA.) -- The Richmond Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred mid-day on Monday on the city's south side. At approximately 11:27 a.m., Monday, Richmond Police Department officers were called to the 2300 block of Gordon Avenue for a report of a person shot. When they...
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WRVA News
November 19, 2019 - 12:07 pm
Chesterfield, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - VDOT's Richmond District says it has $19 million set aside to handle snow in the region this year. The amount is three million above last year's budget. The number is determined by averaging the last three to five years of snow removal spending. (Matt Demlein...
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