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New law lets concession stands sell cans of beer
Feb 24,2017

Beginning July 1, Virginians will be able to buy a can of beer – not just a cup – at indoor and outdoor concession stands that are licensed to sell alcoholic beverages.

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ACLU urges McAuliffe to veto anti-immigration bills
Feb 23,2017

Officials with the American Civil Liberties Union called on Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Wednesday to veto Republican-backed legislation banning local governments in Virginia


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Environmentalists disappointed by 'watered down' coal ash bill
Feb 23,2017

Environmentalists and some legislators are disappointed in the General Assembly’s passage of a “watered down” bill to prevent Dominion Virginia Power’s coal ash ponds from polluting rivers and groundwater.

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State lawmakers pass laser hair removal regulations
Feb 23,2017

Laser hair removal in Virginia would have to be done under the supervision of a doctor or other health professional, according to a bill approved this week by the General Assembly.


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Loudoun vineyard wins Virginia’s top wine award
Feb 22,2017

While wines from the Trump Vineyard Estates in Charlottesville didn’t make it into the governor's cabinet, Loudoun County was the big winner at the 35th Governor’s Wine Cup.

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'I think about tomorrow': A Syrian refugee family begins a new life in Virginia
Feb 22,2017

At the center of a suburban neighborhood on the outskirts of Richmond’s city limits, a collection of small white houses sit quietly. Outside, the taut winter air is split open

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Kirk Cox to succeed Bill Howell as House speaker
Feb 22,2017

Republican delegates on Wednesday are expected to designate Majority Leader Kirk Cox as the next speaker of the House, following William Howell’s decision to retire.

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Assembly amends description of 'dangerous dog'
Feb 22,2017

Both the House and Senate have unanimously approved a bill that would change the legal description of a “dangerous dog” and possibly put fewer animals on a state registry.




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