Get up to $200 Prepaid Card*

Get up to $200 Prepaid Card* with select triple play orders

Tap to Call

XFINITY Home gives you peace of mind with a total home security solution. Look after your home, family and pets from anywhere on your smartphone, tablet or computer. Get 24/7 security with professional monitoring and control your home remotely all from one easy-to-use app.

Moving to petersburg, virginia?
Here are some helpful links to get you started.

About: petersburg, virginia

Located twenty-three miles from Richmond Petersburg was the site of nine months of warfare during the American Civil War. Originally settled by English colonists and with the establishment of First Baptist church in 1774 the city became home to one of the oldest black congregations in the country. Today the city has its own historic district and an Arts League and Performing Arts Center. Boehringer Ingelheim, a top twenty pharmaceutical company, operates out of Petersburg.

Population: 33740
Local Newspapers: Petersburg Progress Index
Local Sports Teams:
Local Colleges: Virginia State University Richard Bland College

Zip Codes associated with petersburg, virginia: 23801 23803 23805
Towns/Cities near petersburg, virginia : Colonial Heights Fort Lee Hopewell Chester Ettrick Matoaca

Petersburg News
Petersburg man indicted on murder charge in fatal shooting outside convenience store

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles per 30 days. To continue, sign up for a digital Richmond Times-Dispatch subscription for only $8.99 per month.

VA City Asks Citizens to Help Pay for Emergency Vehicles

April 21--PETERSBURG, VA -- City officials are being forced to turn to some unlikely heroes to make sure the city's fire and EMS services receive much needed new vehicles. Because of the city's financial crisis, officials are making a deal with private citizens who can front the cost for new emergency vehicles.

VA: Feds Propose Moving Amtrak Station Out of Ettrick

April 15--COLONIAL HEIGHTS -- Federal officials studying the best location for a new passenger rail station in the Tri-Cities have released their recommendation -- and it's not the existing Amtrak location in Ettrick. The Federal Railroad Administration has released a draft of an environmental assessment of four possible locations for a new "multimodal station for current intercity passenger rail service through Petersburg," and their "preferred alternative" is a site on the Boulevard in Colonial Heights.

FedEx truck crash knocks out power to Petersburg school

Classes at Robert E. Lee Elementary School, on Gibbons Avenue in Petersburg, have been moved to the gym and cafeteria after a morning crash knocked out power to most of the school. "The area surrounding Robert E. Lee Elementary School has lost electricity because of a traffic accident," according to a Petersburg City Public Schools spokesperson.

City Council Postpones Vote on Tax Increase

Hopewell City Council held a public hearing regarding its real estate tax rate on April 11. Though some anticipated a lengthy discussion between constituents and the administration on whether the city should raise its real estate tax or take other elements into consideration, what actually happened was surprising to say the least. As Mayor Jackie Shornak opened the public hearing for residents to raise their concerns, no one stepped forward.

Woman pleads guilty in federal cocaine case

A January traffic stop in Texas led to a large drug seizure followed a few days later by a high-speed chase on Interstate 85 in Virginia and now to two guilty pleas in federal court in Richmond.

Trio arrested in Petersburg bank robbery

Police said at approximately 12:14 p.m. they were called to the Wells Fargo Bank located at 20 Franklin Street for a hold up alarm. "Bank staff advised that a robbery occurred and gave a description of a man that had just presented a note demanding money," said Petersburg Poilce Lt.

Police arrest 3 after lunch-hour holdup of Petersburg bank

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles per 30 days. To continue, sign up for a digital Richmond Times-Dispatch subscription for only $8.99 per month.

Hopewell company donates mattresses to Petersburg firefighters

Custom Comfort Mattresses owner Justin Faison saw the fire department badly needed new mattresses, so he stepped in to make that happen. "My dad, David Faison, is a retired firefighter and I have friends at the Parker Stree tStation who said they needed new mattresses," Faison said.

Law enforcement nab 13 wanted convicts in Henrico, Richmond and Petersburg

Thirteen convicted felons, including 11 non-compliant sex offenders, were arrested in three days during a multi-jurisdictional operation by U.S. Marshals and the Virginia State Police. A Dinwiddie man, who was a violent sex offender, was arrested for 10 outstanding warrants for sex offenses, of which included rape and abduction.

Probation office move into neighborhood upsets Petersburg residents

Residents and city council members are upset after the office for the Department of Corrections Probation was relocated into a residential area. The Mayor said that while the state-owned building, on Park Avenue, just one block off Crater Road, was empty -- it is no place for this type of office.

Onstage: Feb. April 6-13

Jeremiah Hasty as Travis Younger, Dawn Ursula as Ruth Younger and Will Cobbs as Walter Lee Younger in 'A Raisin in the Sun' at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater in washington. Jeremiah Hasty as Travis Younger, Dawn Ursula as Ruth Younger and Will Cobbs as Walter Lee Younger in 'A Raisin in the Sun' at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater in washington.

Mom dies, daughter survives in St. Petersburg subway blast

Thank you for reading 10 free articles on our site. You can come back at the end of your 30-day period for another 10 free articles, or you can purchase a subscription and continue to enjoy valuable local news and information.

Minister Shaked, Let Hevron Grow! Tuesday,

Originally from Petersburg, Virginia, Ben Packer moved to Israel in 1999, where he served in the IDF's Givati Brigade in the Gaza Strip. Ben served as a Rabbi on campus at Univ.

Richard Bland College announces new financial aid for Virginia scholars

Richard Bland College of William and Mary in Petersburg is offering a new financial aid program for high-performing students in Virginia. It could save recipients up to 80 percent on tuition.

Answering the Real Questions About Federal Prison

The Federal Prison Handbook provides a wealth of information for prisoners, those going to prison, loved ones of prisoners and more. I wanted to provide a definitive guide for individuals facing incarceration, prisoners who are already inside and their friends and family."

St. Petersburg, Russia, subway blast kills 10, injures 50

Thank you for reading 10 free articles on our site. You can come back at the end of your 30-day period for another 10 free articles, or you can purchase a subscription and continue to enjoy valuable local news and information.

XFINITY Bundles are available in Petersburg, Virginia. You can now bundle your digital TV, high speed Internet and Home Phone services into one package, and enjoy great discounts and the convenience of just one monthly bill. XFINITY offers residents of Petersburg, Virginia the chance to save big while enjoying the latest digital home service technology. If you're in the market for Internet, TV and Phone and live in Petersburg, you can take advantage of XFINITY deals. Search and compare XFINITY offers in Petersburg and start saving on digital home services today. With XFINITY TV, residents of Petersburg, Virginia can access all the latest entertainment, including an extensive On Demand service with thousands of programming options. Catch up on reality TV shows, movie classics and all the latest family-friendly TV entertainment. XFINITY Internet lets you surf and stream the way you want to. Residents of Petersburg can enjoy buffer-free Internet access and even watch live TV. There are a number of high speed internet packages available. Plus, XFINITY Internet is reliable and secure. XFINITY Home Phone service is a great addition to XFINITY TV and Internet bundles, allowing Petersburg residents to talk more for less. What's more, XFINITY Home Phone comes with unlimited nationwide text, a feature that saves you money on cell phone messaging. When you bundle all three digital home services, you enjoy bigger savings and all the benefits of XFINITY TV, Internet and Phone.

XFINITY High Speed Internet service is available in Petersburg, Virginia. With XFINITY Internet it's more affordable than ever before to stay connected, surf, stream and game without breaking the bank or worrying about Internet Security. Residents of Petersburg, Virginia can sign up for XFINITY Internet and enjoy fast speeds, big savings and the comfort of Internet Security software. What's more, XFINITY High Speed Internet service enables Petersburg residents to select the Internet Package that best suits their needs. Whether you and your family simply require a basic connection to surf the web and check email, or you like to stream, game and watch TV online, XFINITY Internet service has the package for you. Plus, With the freedom to choose a great Internet package and the peace of mind of knowing that your connection is secure, XFINITY Internet offers Petersburg a great Internet product, for less.

Entertainment for less from XFINITY TV is available in Petersburg, Virginia. XFINITY TV packages bring Petersburg residents all the latest shows, sports and hit movies, directly to their own home. Gone are the days when you wait weeks if you miss an episode of your favorite series, or you can't find anything to watch - XFINITY TV has a wide selection of programming for the whole family, as well as an extensive On Demand service with thousands of entertainment options. Whether you enjoy classics, reality TV, blockbuster movies or just want to keep your kids entertained, XFINITY TV service has something for you. Residents of Petersburg, Virginia can now pick the XFINITY TV package that meets their entertainment needs, and enjoy advanced technology including TV apps, while saving.