Tag: Danica Roem

RICHMOND BEAT: Kazoos and Chants Drown Out Westboro Church’s Message of Hate

RICHMOND BEAT: Kazoos and Chants Drown Out Westboro Church’s Message of Hate

| March 11, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND — Randy Blythe of the heavy metal band Lamb of God met the Westboro Baptist Church demonstrators at the Virginia Capitol on Monday with an unlikely weapon: kazoos.

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Lamb of God Frontman Organizes Richmond Rally to Counter Westboro Baptist Church

Lamb of God Frontman Organizes Richmond Rally to Counter Westboro Baptist Church

| March 9, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community

Lamb of God frontman Randy Blythe is organizing a counter-rally in Richmond, Monday, against Westboro Baptists Church, who will be there protesting Gainesville representative Del. Danica Roem (D-13th District).

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Westboro Stunt Backfires: Danica Roem Raises Thousands for 13th District Campaign

Westboro Stunt Backfires: Danica Roem Raises Thousands for 13th District Campaign

| March 2, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

After the news media announced that the Westboro Baptist Church planned to protest her in Richmond, Del. Danica Roem turned it around raising more than $16K for her reelection campaign.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Westboro Baptist Church Targets Del. Roem for Richmond Protest

RICHMOND BEAT: Westboro Baptist Church Targets Del. Roem for Richmond Protest

| March 1, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND — Westboro Baptist Church is planning to visit Virginia Commonwealth University and the Virginia State Capitol on March 11.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Virginia Legislators Introduce Journalist Protections

RICHMOND BEAT: Virginia Legislators Introduce Journalist Protections

| January 16, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Two delegates, both former journalists, introduced legislation Monday to protect student journalists from censorship and shield reporters from having to disclose confidential sources.

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VDOT Celebrates Opening of New Haymarket Park & Ride Lot

VDOT Celebrates Opening of New Haymarket Park & Ride Lot

| December 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

VDOT, DRPT and PRTC celebrated the opening of the new Haymarket Park & Ride Lot near the Route 15/ I-66 interchange.

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Governor Signs Virginia School ‘Lunch Shaming’ Bill into Law

Governor Signs Virginia School ‘Lunch Shaming’ Bill into Law

| June 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Monday, Gov. Ralph Northam signed House Bill 50 into law; it prohibits schools from shaming students for falling behind on their lunch debt.

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Hundreds Attend Manassas ‘March for Our Lives’

Hundreds Attend Manassas ‘March for Our Lives’

| March 26, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Hundreds gathered at the corner of Sudley Road and Sudley drive Manor in Manassas, Saturday, to take part in the March of Our Lives rally against gun violence.

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Local Churches Organize Manassas ‘March for Our Lives’ Rally

Local Churches Organize Manassas ‘March for Our Lives’ Rally

| March 23, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

Several local churches have organized a Manassas March for Our Lives event, Saturday, 24, at the corner of Sudley Manor Drive and Route 234, Sudley Road, starting at noon.

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RICHMOND BEAT: House Panel Rejects Suicide Prevention Resolution

RICHMOND BEAT: House Panel Rejects Suicide Prevention Resolution

| February 6, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

A resolution urging Virginia schools to increase their suicide prevention efforts has failed as Republicans on a House Rules subcommittee defeated the proposal in a 3-4 vote.

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