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Broadcasters for Blood 2015~ 620x400 DL

Broadcasters for Blood

Join us, Monday, January 26th at the DoubleTree Hotel for our Virginia Blood Services Broadcasters for Blood Drive from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. collecting blood to help support local lives. Free parking will be available.

Enjoy free food and prize raffles throughout the day, where we team up with the Newsplex TV stations to help save lives!  In addition to the giveaways all day, we will be holding 2 special grand prize raffle at the end of the day — one for an iPad Mini with Bluetooth speakers and the other for a 42″ TV from Crutchfield!

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Quadruplicity

02/12/15

Idina Menzel for ~ 620x400 DL

Idina Menzel World Tour

Idina Menzel rose to prominence when she originated the role of Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical Rent, a role which she reprised for the 2005 feature film adaptation of the musical. She received a Tony Award nomination in 1996 for her performance in Rent. In 2004, she won the Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical for originating the role of Elphaba in the Broadway musical Wicked. She made her return to Broadway in the 2014 musical If/Then. She was nominated for the 2014 Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical for her performance in If/Then.

And now kicking of her World Tour in Richmond!

Tickets are on sale NOW!

 

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Panel Rejects Adoptions By Unmarried Gay Partners

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Shucet Applauds Bids For 29 Improvement Projects

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Philip Shucet has praised the bids VDOT received for the 29 North improvement projects.

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A bill that deals with student athletic fees has cleared the House of Delegates.

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