As the party prepares to pick its nominee this weekend, the race embodies the collapse of Republican power in a state that has tilted more sharply to Democrats than perhaps any other.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2021/05/07/us/politics/virginia-republican-governor-convention.html
Symone Sanders works for Vice President Harris. Her fiance, Shawn Townsend, works for D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser. Meet the young power couple trying to shape Washington’s new normal.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/symone-sanders-kamala-harris-biden-dc-normal/2021/05/07/e1de79fe-a8ef-11eb-8d25-7b30e74923ea_story.html
Jennifer Carroll Foy and Jennifer McClellan — “The Jennifers” — have struggled to gain traction in a Democratic primary dominated by former Gov. Terry McAuliffe.
— Read on www.nbcnews.com/politics/elections/terry-mcauliffe-s-popularity-virginia-dims-some-democrats-hopes-first-n1266722
The university accused 17 students of cheating on remote exams, raising questions about data mining and sowing mistrust on campus.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2021/05/09/technology/dartmouth-geisel-medical-cheating.html
All five Democrats vying to become Virginia’s next governor took the debate stage in Southwest Virginia Thursday, just shy of a month until voting closes in the June 8 Democratic
— Read on richmond.com/content/tncms/live/
The pandemic taught school officials that distance learning could work. But for some parents, snow days are sacred.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/2021/05/05/snow-days-nyc-schools-remote-learning/
Cooks and other insect-curious folks are treating the emergence of Brood X after 17 years with delight — and an appetite.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/food/2021/05/05/cicadas-cooking-recipes/