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Destination Downtown gains national Main Street accreditation

Destination Downtown South Boston (DDSB) has been designated as an accredited National Main Street Program for meeting the commercial district revitalization performance standards set by the National Main Street Center,…

Bear causes crash on Route 624

HCCA Walk of Hope slated Sept. 13


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Dwyer feels right at home in his car, and at VIR

Marine Staff Sgt. Liam Dwyer is ready to conquer the auto racing world. The driver, who had his lower-left leg blown off by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan, said…

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Not counting Romney out

SoVaNow.com / October 11, 2012
Dear Viewpoint:

In the first Presidential debate I thought Governor Romney had a great performance. He was sharp, direct and aggressive. His performance surprised the viewing audience. President Obama on the other hand seemed almost lifeless, looking down quite a bit and didn’t appear to be as sharp as he usually is.

Mitt Romney’s performance energized Romney supporters throughout the country. I wouldn’t count him out yet in the race for the White House. The race is really close. He could still win this encounter.

Paul DuPont

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