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Reduced Admission To Monticello For Two Days This Month

The cost of admission to Monticello will be cut to $5 for two days this month.

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Firefighters Evacuate Tarleton Square Apartments

Firefighters evacuated the Tarleton Square apartments after a malfunctioning unit sparked a fire.

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UVA Has Preliminary Price Tag For Strategic Plan

Senior officials at UVA believe a new strategic plan has a more than half-billion dollar price tag.

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Only One Suspect In Recent Beatdown Remains At Large

Police say only one suspect in a recent beatdown on Prospect Avenue is still running at large.

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Norris Joins Advisory Panel On Local Government

Outgoing Councilman Dave Norris has been chosen for one of Governor-Elect Terry McAuliffe’s advisory groups.

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Murphy And Harrington Families Want To Catch A Killer

Members of the families of a Nelson County teenager and a 2009 murder victim renew their battle to catch a killer.

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Virginia Tech Names Its Next President

Virginia Tech has chosen its next President.

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Virginians Mourn Nelson Mandela

Virginians are among those mourning Nelson Mandela.

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Slight Increase In Local Jobless Rate

The local unemployment rate went up .1% in October.

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Some Virginia Fast Food Restaurant Workers Complain About Pay

Some employees of Virginia’s fast food restaurants say they can’t make it on their current pay.

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

New Black Cat Road Bridge Open

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The Black Cat Road bridge has been completed two days ahead of schedule.

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WATCH: ‘The Walking Dead’ gets the ‘Friends’ treatment


What if the hit TV show used a more upbeat opening theme song?

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Martin To Receive Chamber McIntire Award

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A top UVA official will receive this year's highest honor from the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce.

in Sports, Weird

Did the governor’s tweet jinx the Astros?


Here's a new "oops" moment for a Texas governor: prematurely celebrating a Houston Astros playoff victory.

in Entertainment

Another George R.R. Martin TV adaptation is in the works


"Game of Thrones" author George R.R. Martin is throwing his support behind a planned TV adaptation of his 1988 novel "The Skin Trade."