Friday, May 24 2013 4:18 PM EDT2013-05-24 20:18:56 GMT
RICHMOND, VA—Candy made out of marijuana has made its way to Virginia. "It looks just like a tootsie roll or a piece of fudge, and if it's out of the wrapper, there would be no way to know," said WayneMore >>
Candy made out of marijuana has made its way to Virginia.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 4:13 PM EDT2013-05-24 20:13:37 GMT
RICHMOND, VA—Neighbors in the Forrest View area say their backroads are turning into speedways. Residents took their concerns to the City's See—Click—Fix website, but are still waiting for answers, soMore >>
Neighbors in the Forrest View area say their backroads are turning into speedways.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 4:10 PM EDT2013-05-24 20:10:23 GMT
RICHMOND, VA—Work is underway to relocate the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia. The center will soon be expanding to nearly three times its current size. It's all part of the museum'sMore >>
Work is underway to relocate the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia.More >>
Today is Election Day, and 8News wants you to be prepared to vote, so read our list of commonly asked questions--and their answers--below:
Q. What time do polls open?
A. On Election Day, all polling places will be open from 6 AM to 7 PM.
Q. Where do I vote?
A. To check your polling place, visit the State Board of Elections website here.
Q. Do I need to bring I.D. to the polls? What forms of I.D. are acceptable?
A. Yes, all voters in Virginia are required to provide an acceptable form of I.D. at the polls. A voter who does not bring an acceptable ID to the polls will be offered a provisional ballot. The following are considered acceptable forms of identification:
-Virginia voter registration card
-Valid Virginia driver's license
-Any Federal, Virginia state or local government-issued ID
-Employer issued photo ID card
-Concealed handgun permit
-Valid student ID issued by any institution of higher education located in the Commonwealth of Virginia
-Current utility bill, bank statement, government check or paycheck indicating the name and address of the voter
-Social Security card
Q. It's my (or my child's) first time voting. What do I need to know?
8News will bring you the latest election results throughout the evening Tuesday...check our website, Facebook page, and app for the latest on Vote 2012, and follow the hashtag #8NewsVote for updates on Twitter...happy voting!