Virginia Tech engineering students have just won a national competition by building a hybrid-electric next-generation automobile that practically runs on fumes. Charles Fishburne has more in this Science Matters report.
After a tough winter for blue crabs, Chesapeake Bay fisheries managers will be using the latest science to help them increase populations by keeping the right number of females out of the pot. Northern Neck Correspondent Pamela D’Angelo reports.
The USS George Washington is back at work in the Pacific. One of the ship's officers is from Mechanicsville. The Washington, based in Japan, was in a six month maintenance period when the massive earthquake struck. A feature story by John Ogle.
Richmond’s first real estate tax amnesty program has netted 7.1 million dollars, as penalities were dropped and interest rates lowered for 60 days. As Charles Fishburne reports, city officials are calling it a win-win situation.
The Virginia Department of Agriculture says the winter wheat crop is expected to more than double last year's production, and with high prices around the world, Charles Fishburne reports wheat farmers are grateful for a good year.