Jeremy M. Lazarus

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RRHA gets 60 additional housing vouchers for people with disabilities

The Richmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority has been awarded additional federal funding of $491,000 that will pay for 60 new Housing Choice vouchers to subsidize residences for low-income people with disabilities.

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Va. inmate wins religious freedom lawsuit

For more than three years, Alfonza H. Greenhill has persisted in battling Virginia prison policies that blocked him from practicing the strict Sufi branch of Islam.

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City Council sets fines for driving while talking, texting or holding cell phone

Just holding a cell phone in your hand while driving could soon cost you $125 in the city of Richmond.

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HBCU funding finally approved by U.S. Senate

Virginia Union University and four other historically black colleges and universities have moved a step closer to regaining direct federal funding after months of contention.

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Monument Avenue statues to be impacted by 2 proposed resolutions

City Councilwoman Kim B. Gray, 2nd District, wants to add a new monument to Monument Avenue that would honor black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.

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Concerns raised over NAACP official's close ties to state political party

Has the Virginia State Conference NAACP crossed into partisan territory by naming the No. 2 officer of the state Democratic Party as its chief lobbyist?

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Old Moore Street School continues to deteriorate during inaction over future

Jerome Legions is preparing to go on the warpath over the condition of historic Moore Street School.

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Vote on Navy Hill project expected on Feb. 24

Monday, Feb. 24. That’s the date on which City Council President Cynthia I. Newbille wants the governing body to take a vote on the controversial $1.5 billion Coliseum replacement and Downtown development plan.

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Newest Soulidifly film, 'Hell on the Border,' to open Friday

Born enslaved, Bass Reeves rose to become a legendary U.S. deputy marshal who helped tame the Wild West, giving rise to speculation that he served as the model for the fictional white Lone Ranger.

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Lt. Ashley N. Berry remembered during service at Second Baptist in South Richmond

“She was the best of the best,” Richmond Fire Chief Melvin Carter said.

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