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Charlottesville seeing results in greater Pre-K investments
While Albemarle County grapples with the ownership of a preschool program for at-risk youth, Charlottesville City Schools is taking a different approach.
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Sentencing for Randy Taylor Today
Jurors recommended two life sentences for 48-year-old Randy Taylor, who was found guilty in the August 2013 death of 17-year-old Alexis Murphy.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
RWSA Hopes for Easement Decision before Replacing Sewer Line
The Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority is shelling out more money than it planned on because Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville have yet to make a property easement decision.
Driver Unharmed After Flipping Vehicle on I-64
The driver of a pick-up truck was able to escape serious injury after flipping his vehicle on the interstate in Albemarle County.
SUV Crashes into Albemarle County Barn
Police got a call around 7 a.m. Tuesday to White Hall Road in Crozet to find an SUV crashed into the side of a barn.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Clergy in Central Virginia Step up to Help Police Officers in Times of Stress
Police officers are who we call when we need help. They have difficult and dangerous jobs racing from one 911 call to the next.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
State seeks completion of Route 29 projects by fall 2017
Request for qualifications going out this week Now that the Western Bypass is history, local government officials are preparing for a near future in which over $200 million worth of transportation projects will be built to alleviate traffic congestion on U.S. 29 .
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Dr. Billy Haun Appointed VA Chief Academic Officer
Dr. Billy Haun, the Assistant Superintendent for Student Learning for Albemarle County Public Schools, was appointed today to be the Chief Academic Officer for the state of Virginia.
Group continues to analyze Free Bridge congestion alternatives
Several projects to address traffic congestion on U.S. 250 at Free Bridge received favorable feedback from a group of citizens and local government officials Wednesday.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Council to Discuss Proposed Housing Study at Work Session
Charlottesville City Council is considering a housing study Thursday night to determine why many people who work in the city don't live there.
Albemarle County Fair to take place July 31 - August 2 at Ash Lawn-Highland
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.-The Albemarle County Fair will take place from Thursday, July 31 through Saturday, August 2 on the grounds of Ash Lawn-Highland, the home of James Monroe, in Charlottesville.
2nd Community Meeting to be held on Albemarle Firearms Training Center
Albemarle County unveils its plans for a new regional firearms training center Thursday night.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Nine Options Considered to Ease Free Bridge Traffic
A group of community leaders are coming together to try to fix traffic congestion at the Free Bridge intersection, where Route 250 crosses over the Rivanna River and enters Charlottesville city limits.
Charlottesville, Albemarle schools embrace refugee students
Just before the morning bell silences homeroom classes at Charlottesville High School , 31 different languages buzz in the air.
Search Continues on Carter Mountain for Bonnie Santiago
Search crews returned to Carter Mountain Orchard in Albemarle County Wednesday morning, where they hope to find a woman who hasn't been seen since early Saturday.
Rt. 692 in Albemarle to Remain Closed Overnight Wednesday
A pipe replacement project on Route 692 in Albemarle County will require an overnight closure between Route 250 and Route 691 .
End of the road: State officials to consider Western Bypass termination
The Western Bypass of U.S. 29 could near the official end of the road today, all but formally halting more than 25 years of planning and debate on the highway never built.
Civil Lawsuit Filed by Family of Morgan Harrington Claiming Negligence Moves Forward
The civil lawsuit filed by the family of Morgan Harrington against Regional Marketing Concepts, Inc will move forward in Charlottesville Circuit Court.
Man Charged with Assault after Scottsville Incident
Mark Lynn Gibson, 43, is charged with two counts of felonious assault. He is being held on a $5,000 secured bond.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Albemarle Police Search For Missing Woman
A missing woman in Albemarle County. Bonnie Santiago was last seen at 1 a.m. Saturday near the Carter Mountain Orchard.