Apr 23, 2024 - News

🌊 The Current: Operation baby duck rescue complete

Illustration of the letters rva written in cursive and flowing like a river.

Illustration: Brendan Lynch/Axios

🐣 Richmond Animal Care and Control rescued a family of baby ducklings that had gotten trapped behind the sliding glass doors of a hotel in Shockoe Slip at 14th and Cary. (Facebook)

  • The ducklings were released into the canal.

💸 CoStar Group, the soon-to-be Virginia-based real estate data company, is buying a California-based 3-D real estate tech firm for $1.6 billion. (Virginia Business)

  • It's unclear if the California company's 440 employees will move to CoStar's new Arlington HQ.

🌺 Lewis Ginter breaks ground this week on its $31 million expansion that will add 7.5 acres of new gardens and a second lake. (BizSense)

🍃 A state education official with no cannabis policy background will be Gov. Youngkin's special adviser to the CEO of the Cannabis Control Authority, which oversees the medicinal marijuana program. (Times-Dispatch)


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