Thursday, August 21 2014 9:59 AM EDT2014-08-21 13:59:31 GMT
A car smashed into the side of a hearse during a funeral procession Wednesday, knocking it on its side. The crash happened early Wednesday afternoon in Colerain Township. A funeral procession was headedFull Story >
A car smashed into the side of a hearse during a funeral procession Wednesday, knocking it on its side.Full Story >
Thursday, August 21 2014 9:54 AM EDT2014-08-21 13:54:48 GMT
Bank of America's purchase of Countrywide Financial has cost it tens of billions of dollars over the past six years. An expected $17 billion settlement with the Justice Departm ent will increase that toll, but...Full Story >
The government has reached a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis, the Justice Department announced Thursday.Full Story >
Thursday, August 21 2014 9:18 AM EDT2014-08-21 13:18:52 GMT
A grant from the Secretary of Veterans Affairs awards more than $8.6 million to 24 counties in Ohio aiming to prevent homelessness. The grant will serve approximately 2,300 homeless and at-risk veteranFull Story >
A grant from the Secretary of Veterans Affairs awards more than $8.6 million to 24 counties in Ohio aiming to prevent homelessness.Full Story >
Thursday, August 21 2014 8:44 AM EDT2014-08-21 12:44:06 GMT
Officials from Family Dollar says the discount chain's Board of Directors has unanimously rejected a proposal made by Dollar General to merge the companies. The board cited antitrust regulatory considerationsFull Story >
Officials from Family Dollar says the discount chain's Board of Directors has unanimously rejected a proposal made by Dollar General to merge the companies.Full Story >
Richmond, VA – RVA On Ice announces the 2013 – 2014 Winter Season which begins Saturday, November 23, 2013 and runs through Monday, January 20, 2014. An official opening ceremony with Mayor Dwight C. Jones and special guests is scheduled for Monday, November 25 at 5:00 pm immediately followed by a free skate session presented by the mayor. The rink will also be open on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 28 from 4:00 – 10:00 pm.
This marks the 4th season of RVA On Ice which has become a downtown holiday tradition with residents and visitors alike. Participants enjoy skating under the sun, stars and the beautiful Richmond skyline. Classic holiday music plays and skaters can warm up at the fire pit while the concessions stand serves hot chocolate, S'mores and other snacks. Free arts and crafts sessions are offered by Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities' Office of Cultural Arts Programs on Saturdays and other special events and appearances will occur throughout the season.
New to the experience this year will be dress-themed days including "Wear Your Tackiest Holiday Sweater" and "Disco Dance Party" among others. Christmas trees will also be available for purchase, while supplies last, with proceeds benefiting the March of Dimes. Additional events will be scheduled and posted on both www.RVAOnIce.net and www.Facebook.com/RVAOnIce.
Regular hours are Wednesday and Thursday from 4:00 to 10:00 pm, Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 pm, Saturday from 12:00 to 10:00 pm, and Sunday from 12:00 to 6:00 pm. The rink will be reserved for private rink rentals (groups, corporate events and private skating lessons) on Fridays from 8 - 10 pm and Sundays from 6 - 8 pm, as well as Saturdays & Sundays from 10 am - 12 pm. Groups of 10 or more costs $200 for two hours. The group rate does not include skate rental. For additional group information please contact Audrey Booth at ABooth@SMGRichmond.com.
Special Holiday Hours:
• Monday, November 25 from 5:30 – 10:00 pm
• Wednesday, November 27 from 12:00 – 10 pm
• Thursday, November 28 from 4:00 – 10 pm
• Friday, November 29 from 12:00 – 10 pm
Additional Special Holiday hours will be posted on website.
Admission and Skate Rental
• Season Pass $20.00
• General Admission $ 5.00
• Senior (60 & up with ID) $ 4.00
• Military (with ID) $ 4.00
• Children 10 and under FREE (must be accompanied by guardian)
• Adults $ 5.00
• Children 10 and under $ 3.00
Please visit www.RVAOnIce.net for more information about programs, events and to book an event or call (804) 592-5330 for more information.
Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:35:47 GMT
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstFull Story >
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.Full Story >
Thursday, August 21 2014 5:49 AM EDT2014-08-21 09:49:04 GMT
The Madeira man who shot at his wife at their home in Madeira earlier this month could get up to 11 years in prison. Hamilton Prosecutor Joseph Deters announced the indictment of Blake Seylhouwer WednesdayFull Story >
The Madeira man who shot at his wife at their home in Madeira earlier this month could get up to 11 years in prison.Full Story >
You may be a hot mess after reading some of these cray new words added to the Oxford Online Dictionary. While some of the new words are pretty amazeballs, others have us scratching our heads. Britain'sFull Story >
Britain's Oxford University Press announced on Thursday that they will be adding new words to its online Oxford Dictionary to reflect new language trends.Full Story >