The Catholic Diocese of Richmond is asking parishes and schools that participate in the ice bucket challenge not to send money to the ALS Association. The diocese says it’s fine to send donations to other organizations that combat Lou Gehrig’s disease. It draws the line at the ALS Association because it uses embryonic stem cells for research. The Catholic Church compares the use of embryonic stem cells to abortion, which it says violates the sanctity of human life.
The city needs to remove chloramines to improve air quality, stop corrosion and remove health threats.
An unknown threat detected in mid-flight forced a Sky West passenger jet to return to the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport Tuesday afternoon.
Authorities searched the home of Subway pitchman Jared Fogle, about two months after the executive director of his nonprofit foundation was arrested on child pornography charges.
Repair work will close Smith Pool for seven weeks for repairs beginning July 13th.