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What is VHDA and what type of homebuyer loans do they have?
The Virginia Housing Development Authority (VHDA) is a self-supporting, not-for-profit organization created by the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1972, to help Virginians attain quality, affordable housing. 265 more words
Smelling of spices and herbs, the Apothecary Shop exhibits an array of "elixirs" and "ointments" of colonial medicine, medicinal herbs, and other exotic wares. In the eighteenth century, thee owner of such a shop was usually a doctor who, in addition to his medicinal practice, served as a dispenser of medicines in the role of apothecary, or pharmacist. 31 more words
Working with hand tools, fine leathers, and unusual papers, the bookbinder fashions handsome binding such as graced the shelves of eighteenth-century libraries. The bookbinder, located in the Printing Office, is one of many craftsmen working in shops open to the public. 22 more words
In this outbuilding of the home of the Royal Governor food was cook over an open fire, to be carried into the by servants. The building was reconstructed with the Palace and is open to the public. 23 more words
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RICHMOND, Va. — A task force has issued 21 recommendations to combat sexual assaults on Virginia’s college and university campuses. 132 more words