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Virginia Pride Announces that PrideFest 2020 is Cancelled Due to COVID-19

Virginia Pride announced today that its annual PrideFest, held on Brown’s Island in Richmond in late September, will not be held due to ongoing...
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Governor Northam Commemorates Pride Month as New Laws Advancing LGBTQ+ Rights Take Effect in...

Governor Ralph Northam is commemorating Pride Month in Virginia as sweeping new laws to expand rights and protections for LQBTQ+ individuals take effect on...

Governor Northam and VMFA Announce Virginia Visual Artist Relief Program

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam, First Lady Pamela Northam, and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) Director and CEO Alex Nyerges today announced a special...
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Governor Northam to Make Juneteenth a State Holiday

Governor Ralph Northam today announced that he intends to mark Juneteenth as a permanent paid state holiday, starting by giving state employees a day...