State health regulators probe deaths at Thomasville long-term care facility; active COVID-19 cluster of 13 staff, seven residents
The Virginia Parole Board chairwoman is spending her final weeks in office investigating whether any of her staff accessed inmate records "without having a business need." The action by Chairwoman Tonya Chapman drew a rebuke from Attorney Gen.-elect Jason Miyares, who wrote to her last week to say that firing staff members would send "a vindictive message to all state employees."
The measure will offer stronger protections to transgender students who still have fears about disclosing their status to their parents, according to supportive board members.
“We are transitioning our community to a more homelike setting at every level of care and household that we have and this building really didn’t fit into that vision,” Richfield Living CEO Cherie Grisso said.
Boyles is the fifth interim or full-time city manager the city has had since 2018, and the third since September 2020.
Division leaders are looking for ways to help teachers, who continue to deal with the fallout from the pandemic.
Botetourt schools will begin releasing students two hours early on Wednesdays next month due to high transmission rates of COVID-19, the school system announced Thursday.
Giles County schools also shifted to virtual learning, while Pulaski County Middle School had a virtual day on Tuesday due to staffing shortages caused by COIVD-related absences.
81 students and 3 staff members are out of school because of COVID exposure.
Boris Johnson's wife Carrie is pregnant with their second child and revealed she suffered a miscarriage earlier this year.
As of Tuesday, Lynchburg City Schools has spent about $70,000 testing air quality, cleaning surfaces and removing materials from its administration building thought to be the cause of several different symptoms, such as headaches, skin and eye irritation, and trouble breathing, reported among some staff working there.
Since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidelines to say that people who are fully vaccinated do not need to wear a mask in most settings, employers have been grappling with how to respond. Virginia lifted its mask mandate earlier this month and ended its remaining pandemic-related restrictions Friday.
Members of the Virginia women’s volleyball team secretly recorded a coaches-only meeting in a Miami-area hotel room in March, then complained about the staff to the administration, leading to the firing of the coaches and cancellation of the final three weeks of the season, according to a source.
UB football now has five of its 10 assistants and coordinators in place.
What will Virginia Tech’s new football enhancement fund be used for?
It doesn't sound like a long time to be missing, right? But it seemed longer to Tammie Stanley, whose mother, Sherry, suffers from cognitive impairment and hearing loss.
Of the incident at LewisGale Medical Center and its aftermath, Tammie said: "I have never been so angry in my life."
The 200-bed Buffalo Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing, which has an overall one-star rating, has had 18 residents die of Covid-19 in the facility.
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CVS and Walgreens are finishing delivering doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Virginia's long-term care residents and staff under the federal pharmacy plan. The state has made arrangements to continue vaccinating people who are moving into facilities or those who changed their minds and now want it. It is not known yet what percentage of residents and staff have asked to be vaccinated.
The University of Virginia announced Friday that will it be reducing staffing levels in the athletics department due to budget shortfalls crea…
The new Colonial Elementary replaces a building that had been in use since 1939. It is Botetourt County's first new school since the mid-1990s.