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20 Feb 2013

Much at Stake in Virginia as Federal Cuts Loom

If Congress fails to meet its March 1 deadline on reducing the budget deficit, federal spending cuts will automatically take effect. That means Virginia could lose more than 207,000 jobs.

14 Feb 2011

CNS Stories for Week 5 (Feb. 7-13)

Here are the stories we distributed over the past week. Headlines include: “House to Post Delegates’ Voting Records” … “License Plates Would Memorialize Tech Shootings” … “Get Flu Vaccine, Health Officials Urge” … “Bill Seeks Continuity on Franklin School Board.”

13 Feb 2011

Her Dream: To Help Other Immigrants

She earned a bachelor’s degree in social work in 2007, graduating magna cum laude. She accomplished that feat in just three and a half years while working 30 hours a week. Today, she is a waitress, babysitter and sometime interpreter. She also is an undocumented immigrant.