We're #TeamJoe because as Senator, he voted to defeat right-to-work legislation and voted to restore bargaining rights for federal fire fighters under the National Security Personnel System (NSPS). ... See MoreSee Less
The following is a heads-up notification from National Weather Service Wakefield, VA as of 5:00 AM, October 21, 2019 regarding the potential for severe weather on Tuesday, October 22, 2019.
Threats: Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible tomorrow (Tuesday) afternoon into the early evening hours. Damaging winds and heavy rain are the main threats with the strongest storms, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
Location: Mainly southeastern Virginia (east of Interstate 95 and south of US-58) and northeast North Carolina
Timing: After 2 pm tomorrow (Tuesday) afternoon into the early evening hours.
Overview and Impacts: • Damaging winds gusts to 60 mph are the main threat. • An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. ... See MoreSee Less
RICHMOND – In August of 2019, Governor Northam announced the culmination of a stakeholder-driven process to allocate more than $24 million through various federal grant programs to enhance emergency preparedness and security throughout the Commonwealth. The funds will be administered by the Virgin...
A six-alarm fire broke out at a bike shop in a strip mall early Monday morning in Fairfax. Fairfax Fire officials have no reports of injuries at this time, and report multiple businesses are closed. Approximately 56 units responded to the report of a fire at 1506 Bell View Blvd. Firefighters arrived...
Every vote truly matters in down ballot elections. Virginia’s local elections are frequently won by slim margins, and the effect of the results on policy can be huge. The Dogwood compiled a list of some of the particularly close races from recent history below. DISTRICT 94 VIRGINIA HOUSE RACE (t...
Who are the York County, James City County, City of Poquoson, City of Williamsburg Professional Fire Fighters?
IAFF local 2498 is a local union representing career professional Fire Fighters, EMS (EMT, Paramedics), and dispatchers. The YCPFF is associated with the Virginia Professional Fire Fighters (VPFF), which consists of more than 55 locals representing well over 8,000 fire fighters, paramedics and dispatchers.