Coronavirus News for Petersburg

Applications open for COVID-19 small business grant program in Petersburg

Petersburg small businesses financially impacted by COVID-19 can now apply for grants up to $5,000. The COVID-19 small business grant program is funded by the CDBG CARES Act and is intended to provide ... More info »

WTVR - 08/03/2020 02:08pm

Five Hampton Roads Restaurants Shut For COVID-19 Violations, School District Racism, Petersburg Finances On Upswing; More

Health officials in Norfolk and Virginia Beach shut down five restaurants for not following COVID-19 precautions ordered by Gov. Ralph Northam. Business owners say they were mostly following the rules ... More info »

Patch - 08/02/2020 07:25pm

Virginia State University opts for online-only classes during first month of semester

PETERSBURG, Va. (WWBT) - Virginia State University will delay the return to in-person classes by four weeks, and in the meantime, faculty, staff and students will be tested for COVID-19. The ... More info »

NBC29 - 08/03/2020 04:22pm

Over 11,000 Virginia COVID-19 patients have been discharged from hospitals

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The number of people who have been discharged from a hospital after testing positive for coronavirus continues to increase - a glimpse at recoveries throughout Virginia. More info »

MSN - 07/06/2020 01:18am

Virginia State University cancels homecoming over COVID-19

(WRIC) — Virginia State University is canceling ... 41-year-old Shareef Muhammad was not the result of the coronavirus. PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) — Three young girls from Emporia were killed ... More info »

WRIC - 07/09/2020 05:06am

COVID-19 in Virginia: LIVE updates for Monday, June 22

RICHMOND, Va. -- In an effort to ... update this post with the day's local coronavirus headlines and statistics. *NOTE: This data is provided from the Virginia Department of Health daily at ... More info »

WTVR - 06/22/2020 01:23am

COVID-19 pandemic restrictions lifted at National Cemeteries

Mickey” Bowles - unbeknownst to him - succumbed to COVID-19 at Southside Regional Medical Center on Saturday, April 4, 2020. Bowles' passing occurred a few days shy of a month since Virginia health ... More info »

Progress-Index - 08/02/2020 09:25am

Martinsburg VA Medical Center surpasses 6,800 video visits

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Video telehealth appointments have spiked at the Martinsburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center in response to coronavirus ... veterans in West Virginia, Maryland, Virginia ... More info »

The Herald-Mail - 07/14/2020 05:45am

LGBTQ youth group to host virtual fundraiser amid COVID-19 concerns

The 30-minute broadcast will feature the 2020 Catalyst Award honorees, a group of individuals and organizations recognized for their support of LGBTQ youth in Central Virginia. Sp ... More info »

WWBT on - 08/01/2020 09:48am

Trump argues high COVID-19 cases due to testing, experts largely disagree

President Trump meets with students, teachers and administrators about how to safely re-open schools during the novel coronavirus ... among other things. VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. More info »

WAVY - 07/09/2020 06:29am

Petersburg superintendent looking at several school reopening options

PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — As the school year approaches, districts in our area are putting together plans for reopening. Earlier this week, the Virginia Department of Education laid out ... More info »

WRIC - 07/08/2020 06:50am
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Events Around Petersburg

Summer Exhibits @ Art Works!

Tuesday, Aug 4, 2020 at 12:00pm
Richmond, VA
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Birdhouse Farmers Market

Tuesday, Aug 4, 2020 from 3:00pm to 6:30pm
Richmond, VA
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Birdhouse Farmers Market

American Legion - Post 144 Meeting

Tuesday, Aug 4, 2020 at 6:30pm
Sandston, VA
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American Legion - Post 108 Meeting

Tuesday, Aug 4, 2020 at 7:30pm
Richmond, VA
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Lakeside Farmers' Market

Wednesday, Aug 5, 2020 from 9:00am to 2:00pm
Richmond, VA
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Lakeside Farmers' Market

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Breakthrough Brew and Wine Fest

Join us in the Park’s Freedom Garden to enjoy beer, wine, live music and more at our 2nd annual Breakthrough Brew & Wine Fest.
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Petersburg City Health Department

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Crater Health District

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Pecan Festival

Richard Bland College is home to the oldest & largest pecan groves in Virginia. There are nearly 1,000 pecan trees on the grounds. Each year th...
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FOLAR RiverFest

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Petersburg, Virginia. Population for Petersburg from the last gathering is 33740. You can view Petersburg venues that host many Petersburg VA events every year.

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