From the Roanoke Times:
I need to do some research. I wonder if the Times reacted to events in which law enforcement allowed demonstrators to burn the American flag by blaming leftist college students.
Gun shy in Norfolk
A weapons ban at Harborfest conflicted with the state's overly friendly gun law.
Norfolk got a civics lesson at this year's Harborfest. The city can't keep people from bringing guns. The General Assembly took that public-safety tool out of the hands of localities years ago.
In Virginia, cities and counties get their powers from the state, and the state mainly bows to gun-rights advocates. (link)
Or did the editorialists cite that document that our founding fathers dreamt up ... several years ago ... what was it called? ... with that addendum thingie that was added to safeguard something ... freedoms ... or some such ...