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Leaders Hear Pleas To Make City More Pedestrian-Friendly

Leaders Hear Pleas To Make City More Pedestrian-Friendly

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A resident of Midway Manor believes the city is not as pedestrian-friendly as it should be. Brandon Smith (pictured) hopes Virginians will abandon a love affair with the automobile. A new report shows Virginia’s largest metropolitan areas need major improvement. The Complete Streets Coalition says the Richmond area is the 19th most dangerous region in the nation for pedestrians. It ranked the Virginia suburbs of D.C. as number 35, and the Tidewater cities showed up as number 36.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.

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Phillies’ Cole Hamels, bullpen combine for no-hitter

Sep 1, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) throws the ball against the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field.

Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the sports news you'll be talking about today, Tuesday, Sept. 2.