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  1. Former Football Coach Reflects on Segregated 1960s at Lane High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WCAV

    The story of Garwin DeBerry compels many who are from the Charlottesville community. The first African American head football coach in the area led a team from a school where he was once denied the right to play.

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  2. Drone on Drones: Berkeley Issues Moratorium on Law Enforcement Use of DronesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... of Berkeley." While Berkeley is not the first city in the country to take such action (four U.S. cities - Charlottesville, VA; Bonifacius, MN; Evanston, IL and Iowa City, IA - have banned drones outright, and several others have taken similar ...

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  3. Rich History of Lynchburg Proves to be a Hindrance to Construction ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... into construction," said Thompson. Similar cities across the Commonwealth face the same problem, including Charlottesville. Government officials there admit they've run into undocumented obstacles too, like an old brick water well, abandoned fuel ...

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  4. Tandem Friends School Holds Discussion on RacismRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NBC29

    ... people should know about this kind of stuff and what other people go through." The documentary made its Charlottesville debut Thursday night at the Paramount Theater, attracting a crowd of more than 800 people. Tandem parents felt it was important ...

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  5. TR3 Featuring Tim Reynolds @ Tralf - Missle Coming at YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WNYMedia.net

    ... brilliant, yet emotionally honest, Reynolds' music is inspired and authentic. It was in the mid 1980s in Charlottesville, VA, when Reynolds founded his breakthrough electric power trio, TR3 (Tim Reynolds Trio), known for their fusion of funk, rock, ...

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  6. 2015 NFL Draft: Redskins Big Board - Vol. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | RiggosRag

    Sep 6, 2014; Charlottesville, VA, USA; Virginia Cavaliers defensive end Eli Harold scores a touchdown after recovering a fumble against the Richmond Spiders in the third quarter at Scott Stadium. The Cavaliers won 45-13.

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  7. Arla Shult weds Mark NewtonRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Georgetown Times

    Arla Burnley Shult became the bride of Mark Hampton Newton Saturday, Feb.21, 2015, at the Olivet Presbyterian Church in Charlottesville, Virginia. The bride is the daughter of Brian and Victoria Shult of Pawleys Island.

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  8. A snip in wintertime sets the stage for grape growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    ... show life, the 2015 vintage was already under way at Barboursville Vineyards, about 20 miles northeast of Charlottesville,Virginia, as at vineyards throughout the Northern Hemisphere. The frigid work of vine pruning not only clears away expired wood ...

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  9. Residents of Birdwood Court Demand City Re-Open RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | NBC29

    People who live in a small Charlottesville neighborhood are demanding city council re-open a road to get out of their community. Residents of Birdwood Court only have one way out; down a hill onto a busy highway.Drivers used to be able to exit Birdwood Road and turn right onto the Route 250 Bypass.

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  10. Pitt Softball Enters ACC Play Against VirginiaRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2014 | Pitt Panthers

    Live Stats PITTSBURGH - The Pitt softball team , who is currently tied for first place in the ACC, looks to continue its already successful 2015 season this weekend at the conference opener against the University of Virginia , who is ranked 11th in the conference. Due to recent inclement weather in Charlottesville, Va., the series has been moved to Florence, S.C. The teams will compete at Francis Marion University's FMU Softball Stadium.

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  11. WAN: Stop overlooking Virginia poloRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cavalier Daily

    ... of the players. Varsity members spend several hours in the facility to practice; some even choose to stay in Charlottesville during the summer to practice with the coach. The small size of each team and the large number of hours spent together ...

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  12. Dodson Painting Launches New Website for the Charlottesville AreaRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    Charlottesville, VA, February 27, 2015 -- -- Dodson Painting today announced the launch of www.dodsonpainting.com as an informational portal that features educational resources on subjects such as property value benefits from interior painting, exterior painting and drywall repairs, and many other helpful tips that can save you thousands of dollars in the Charlottesville Area.

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  13. RSWA Holds Household Hazardous Waste CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... next opportunities to unload old pesticides and poisons from a garage or shed will be March 6th and 7th. Charlottesville, Albemarle and Nelson residents can take advantage of this. During the upcoming amnesty days, you can unload your old furniture ...

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  14. University's Living Wage Campaign holds rally, demands increased worker wagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cavalier Daily

    First-year College student Jenneca Graber-Grace said Charlottesville's 27.5 percent poverty rate needs to be addressed by the University, the largest employer in the area. The University's Living Wage Campaign held a rally Thursday demanding all University workers receive a living wage.

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  15. Finding Food: Three Penny CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WCAV

    Three Penny Cafe is a pretty recent addition to the Charlottesville food scene, specializing in funky and flavorful dishes from around the world. If you're interested in checking out Three Penny Cafe, they have a fixed price menu on Wednesday nights called "three for thirty-three."

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  16. February: One of the Coldest Months on RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WCAV

    ... for a total of 15.6". That is more snow in the past 10 days than all season long. The average snow season in Charlottesville is 14". March is a transition month for Virginia and it can be very difficult to forecast for ahead of the month. Many long ...

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  17. Restaurants Protest Proposed Meals Tax IncreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Owners of several Charlottesville restaurants gathered Thursday morning at Maya Restaurant on West Main to speak out against City Manager Maurice Jones' proposed 1% increase in the city's meal tax. Peter Castiglione, who owns Maya, says city restaurants generated $8 million in revenue last year, which they were happy to do, but that 4% is enough.

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  18. Local Restaurant Owners Upset Over Proposed Meal Tax IncreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WCAV

    Several restaurant owners in Charlottesville say the city is unfairly targeting them by proposing a tax increase on every meal. The restaurant owners met Thursday morning at Maya restaurant on West Main Street, along with Charlottesville City Council member Bob Fenwick, to ask city leaders to consider a different method to raise money.

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  19. UVA Students Rally For Livable WageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Students, faculty, staff and members of the UVA and Charlottesville community gathered in solidarity with low-wage workers at the University of Virginia on Thursday, February 26th, demanding that all workers at the University be paid a living wage. The action built upon a new surge in activism on grounds that targets unjust racial and gender discrimination and poor administrative oversight.

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  20. University of Virginia investigates alleged sex assaultRead the original story

    Thursday | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Police are investigating a possible sexual assault of a female student at University of Virginia, an allegation that comes after a discredited magazine story about fraternity rape there, a school spokesman said on Thursday. The woman was found on Sunday in a Charlottesville apartment and taken to the university emergency room, university police said on Wednesday in a statement.

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