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Virginia Receives Bonus For Food Stamp Management

Virginia Receives Bonus For Food Stamp Management

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Uncle Sam is giving Virginia a $1.7 million bonus for its performance using food stamps, which the feds now call the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Virginia has the lowest payment error rate in the country. More than 908,000 Virginians get food stamps and in the latest fiscal year, the Commonwealth issued $1.4 billion in SNAP benefits.

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Drowning Victim Found In Lake Anna

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The body of a 19-year-old drowning victim from Fairfax County has been recovered from Lake Anna in Louisa County.

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City Council Tackles Thorny Issues Monday

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City Councilors will take up issues involving the CRHA and the long-debated William Taylor Plaza.

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Council Will Vote To Restore Swimming Hours

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City Councilors will vote to restore early Saturday morning swimming time.

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Bronze Star Winner From Madison Has Died

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A World War Two veteran who won a Bronze Star has died at age 90 in his Madison County home.