RICHMOND, Va. — Gregory Carter’s mother Ellen died at her home the day after Christmas. She died peacefully in her sleep at the young age of 48. “It’s been hard, it’s a struggle,” said Gregory. “She was my best friend. I could call her for anything. Our birthday’s was on the same day.” A funeral…
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RICHMOND, Va. — Bob McDonnell had just been elected governor of Virginia when a wealthy businessman who had donated the use of his private jet during the Republican’s campaign requested a meeting at the Four Seasons Hotel in New York.
The governor-elect obliged and brought along his wife, Maureen, who told Jonnie Williams she needed a dress for the inauguration the following month, according to a federal indictment charging the couple with corruption and lying to investigators.
Williams agreed to buy her an Oscar de la Renta gown, but a Bob McDonnell aide said it would be inappropriate and nixed the idea, according to the indictment.
Peeved, the former Washington Redskins cheerleader and future first lady fired off an email to the staffer.
“I need to talk to you about Inaugural clothing budget,” the email said. “I need answers and Bob is screaming about the thousands…
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RICHMOND,Va. (WTVR) — A woman was shot in the face in the city’s Southside overnight.
According to Richmond police, the incident happened Sunday at 2:45 a.m. in the 4500 block of Mellenbeck Rd.
Officers responded to a call for an aggravated assault. When they arrived, they discovered a 48-year-old female victim with a gunshot wound to the face.
The victim was transported to Chippenham Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police said they have a known suspect.