You've probably heard that you can save three lives every time you give blood, but what about your pet? As veterinary medicine advances, there is a growing need for dog and cat donors too. "I'd hate for somebody else to lose their dog because there wasn't enough blood supply when my dogs are able to be donors," says Karen Riggs of Chesterfield.
WRIC-TV Richmond, Wed, Feb 25 2015 @ 06:50 PM
Local governments in Northern Virginia are bracing for millions of dollars in potential tax refunds to businesses after a Virginia Supreme Court ruling on how out-of-state receipts can be deducted from a company's taxable income. The refunds would mean tens of millions of dollars less in revenue in government coffers when budgets are already tight because of a weak commercial real estate market, a still-anemic local economy, and the ever-growing demands for new and better schools and other services.
The Washington Post, Wed, Feb 25 2015 @ 06:36 PM