Albemarle County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Two Local Men Arrested for Soliciting Minors OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WCAV

    A joint undercover operation by the Louisa County Sheriff's Office and the Albemarle County Police Department has resulted in the arrests of two local men accused of soliciting minors online. Jonathan A. Schnyer, 54, was arrested on January 28 for Solicitation of a Minor by Computer.

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  2. Teachers, Parents Voice Concern About School BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | WCAV

    Teachers say the new budget proposal for Albemarle County comes up short and they're worried about the adverse effects. The proposed budget comes in at $166.9 million dollars.

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  3. Huja not seeking third term; Signer enters council raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    ... will nominate candidates. The GOP ran a full slate of council candidates in 2013. Three seats are up on the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors, which will have at least one new member in January. Supervisor Kenneth C. Boyd has announced he will ...

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  4. Clerk of Courts Speaks Out About State AuditRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | WCAV

    The Albemarle County Circuit Court Clerk is speaking out following a state audit that revealed mistakes made in the collection of money in 20 of 69 cases. "It's a lot to do and mistakes will get made," says Debra Shipp, Clerk of Courts for Albemarle County Circuit Court.

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  5. Charlottesville Police Seeing More Phone Scam ComplaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | NBC29

    The Charlottesville Police Department is continuing to receive complaints from area businesses and residents in reference to phone calls where money is being demanded. The callers have claimed to be from Dominion Virginia Power, the Albemarle Clerk's Office, the Albemarle County Sheriff's Office or the Internal Revenue Service.

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  6. McAuliffe: Wary About Expanding DNARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    The sheriff of Albemarle County said that Hannah Graham would still be alive if the state's DNA database included people convicted of misdemeanors. Jesse Matthew, who has been accused of killing Graham, had been convicted of misdemeanor trespassing back in 2010.

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  7. Gov. McAuliffe not sure how he'd feel about his children smoking potRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    ... he felt about an effort to expand Virginia's DNA database to include any person convicted of a misdemeanor. Albemarle County Sheriff Chip Harding said if University of Virginia student Hannah Graham's alleged abductor Jesse Matthew had been in the ...

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  8. Charlottesville Police Investigating Phone Scam ComplaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | WCAV

    The Charlottesville Police Department is continuing to receive complaints from area businesses and residents in reference to phone calls where money is being demanded. The callers have claimed to be from Dominion Virginia Power, the Albemarle Clerk's Office, the Albemarle County Sheriff's Office or the Internal Revenue Service.

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  9. Progressives say 'grit' is racistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Joannejacobs.com

    ... harder than their peers who are middle class," said Pamela Moran, the superintendent of the 13,000-student Albemarle County public schools, in Virginia. To avoid the "terribly racist" consequences of "the grit narrative," schools and districts ...

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  10. MoreRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Southern Living magazine is constructing its 2015 Idea House in central Virginia. The 4,500-square-foot house south of Charlottesville in Albemarle County will be featured in the magazine's August issue.

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  11. MPO reaffirms support for Rio Road interchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    The regional panel that sets transportation policy in Albemarle County and Charlottesville has reaffirmed its support for several projects in the U.S. 29 corridor, including one project that has been singled out for a budget amendment in Richmond. "The Rio Road grade-separated intersection has been reviewed and planned many times since 1988," reads a letter to Gov. Terry McAuliffe that the Metropolitan Planning Organization endorsed Wednesday.

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  12. MPO Opposes Disapproves of Del. Bell's Budget AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | NBC29

    ... Aubrey Lane, urging him to, "defeat this budget amendment". Both Charlottesville City Council and the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors support the improvement projects, and so the council says it's important they re-enforce that stance on the ...

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  13. Morgan Harrington's mother wants DNA database to include misdemeanor convictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | NBC12

    ... a set of bills that would expand the state's DNA data bank to include people convicted of misdemeanors. The Albemarle County sheriff says it would be another tool to help law enforcement, but the ACLU has concerns: "What we're doing in Virginia like ...

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  14. McIntire Skate Park Open House Displays DesignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WCAV

    Charlottesville and Albemarle County Parks and Recreation held an open house to review design plans for the coming skate park. "The park looks great.

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  15. Koleszar to run for sixth termRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    The longest-serving member of the Albemarle County School Board doesn't think he's finished yet. Steve Koleszar , who has represented the Scottsville Magisterial District since 1996, announced Thursday that he will seek another term.

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  16. Two Democrats exploring runs for Charlottesville City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    ... Willa Neale also are up for election. None have announced their plans, and the race is non-partisan. Three Albemarle County supervisor seats are also up for election this year. The Rivanna District seat is open because Supervisor Kenneth C. Boyd has ...

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  17. Crozet Residents Speak Out Against Proposed DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | NBC29

    ... t plans to file that rezoning request with the county within the next two months. It will then be up to the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors to approve the plans, or make amendments to the design.

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  18. University considers changes to Emmet, Ivy intersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Cavalier Daily

    ... said half of the funding will come from the Virginia Department of Transportation with the rest coming from Albemarle County. Plans would still need to address existing intersection buildings, namely The Cavalier Inn. UVA Foundation CEO Tim Rose ...

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  19. Charlottesville Police Department seeks K-9 unit expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Cavalier Daily

    ... the basic skill set." "If we have a need for bomb-detecting dogs we can call on a neighboring jurisdiction: Albemarle County, U.Va. and the state police," Lewis said. "[However] they are not always available to respond, ... We have had numerous ...

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  20. Crozet Residence Speak Out Against Proposed DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | NBC29

    ... t plans to file that rezoning request with the county within the next two months. It will then be up to the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors to approve the plans, or make amendments to the design.

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