RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow is delivering a sloppy winter smorgasbord from the Mid-Atlantic through southeastern Pennsylvania and northern New Jersey. The slow-moving storm prompted officials Sunday in Virginia and parts of Maryland to urge residents to stay off the roads.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Airports in the Washington area are reporting scattered delays from the season's first winter storm. Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority spokeswoman Kimberly Gibbs says crews spent 20 minutes treating the runway at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport on Sunday afternoon. There had not been enough accumulation at Dulles International Airport to require treatment of the runway.
ROCKY MOUNT, Va. (AP) - Two new trials will be held for a lawsuit stemming from a wreck that killed two Rocky Mount volunteer firefighters. Franklin County Judge William Alexander says he failed to allow specific testimony from an expert witness for the plaintiff, along with related portions from a training manual. The second trial will focus solely on damages.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - The University of Virginia estimates it could cost more than a half-billion dollars to implement a five-year strategic plan. The Daily Progress says an analysis shows faculty pay raises and new professors' salaries account for more than one-fourth of the estimated $564 million cost.
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