Newsbreak: Virginia Tech Professors address privacy concerns behind Apple Vision Pro

Two Virginia Tech professors are addressing the privacy concerns surrounding the new Apple Vision Pro. The Morningline’s Mari White reports: Script: Brendan David-John: You put this headset on and you’re not just zapped away into a virtual world. You’re still in your living room. Now you’re seeing these things floating in front of you and […]

Liberty University Law School to offer free tax assistance Feb. 2 – March 5

LIBERTY LAW OFFERS FREE TAX ASSISTANCE FOR PUBLIC Lynchburg, VA — Liberty University School of Law will host Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) services free for qualifying individuals from Feb. 2 – March 5 (Tues./Fri./Sat.). Liberty Law students have participated in the VITA Program since 2009, and this year they are continuing their tradition of […]

Many animals seized from troubled Virginia zoo will not be returned, judge rules

NATURAL BRIDGE, Va. (AP) — Many of the 96 animals seized from a roadside zoo in Virginia last month after an investigation by the state attorney general will not be returned, a judge ruled Friday. In his ruling, Rockbridge General District Court Judge Gregory Mooney found that prosecutors had proved beyond a reasonable doubt that the animals […]

VIRGINIA STATE POLICE HIGHLIGHTS TEXTING TIPLINE TO  REPORT HUMAN TRAFFICKING 

RICHMOND – As part of its ongoing efforts to prevent and investigate human trafficking occurring within the Commonwealth, the Virginia State Police is highlighting a texting tipline and web form for the public to send anonymous tips to the department’s Human Trafficking Investigative Unit. Any witnesses or victims of human trafficking are encouraged to text […]

SNOW! Check here for closings and delays

City of Lynchburg Public Works Crews Conducting Snow Removal; Trash Collection Delayed  Lynchburg, Va. – The City of Lynchburg Public Works crews are conducting snow removal operations on primary and secondary streets. Motorists should exercise extreme caution throughout the evening and into tomorrow morning.  Trash Delayed  Residential trash collection on Tuesday will be rescheduled for […]

 

SNOW! Check here for closings and delays City of Lynchburg Public Works Crews Conducting Snow Removal; Trash Collection Delayed  Lynchburg, Va. – The City of Lynchburg Public Works crews are conducting snow removal operations on primary and secondary streets. Motorists should exercise extreme caution throughout the evening and into tomorrow morning.  Trash Delayed  Residential trash […]

Virginia General Assembly opens 2024 session with Democrats controlling the Legislature 

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A remade Virginia General Assembly convened its 2024 session Wednesday with a Democratic majority newly in charge of both chambers after a consequential election cycle that followed two years of divided control of the Legislature. Guns, gambling, abortion, public safety and other issues will be on the agenda as Democrats seek to hold […]

Virginia lawmakers set to take up proposal to help fund new arena for Capitals, Wizards

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Advocates of Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s plan to build a new professional sports arena and entertainment district in northern Virginia say the project would be a generational job-creator so lucrative it will pay for itself. Critics, meanwhile, argue the proposal to lure the NBA’s Washington Wizards and NHL’s Washington Capitals across the Potomac […]