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Virginia Has A Banner Year For Wine Sales

Virginia wine growere have reason to celebrate this year.

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Cynthia Neff Gives Up Her Driver’s License

Cynthia Neff has surrendered her driver’s license after being convicted of DUI.

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Supervisors Postpone Action On Field School Request

The Albemarle Supervisors have postponed action on a request from the Field School.

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Supervisors Spurn Resolution Supporting Women’s Equality Day

Most of the Albemarle Supervisors do not support a resolution focusing on woman that was favored by NOW.

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Supervisors Prefer Milton Site For Firing Range

The Albemarle Supervisors like some UVA property in the Milton area as a potential site for a police firing range.

Miller Center (RG)

Leading Figure In Miller Center’s History Has Died

A man who helped to raise the profile of UVA’s Miller Center has died.

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AMTRAK Says Ridership Is Reaching New Heights

AMTRAK officials like the recent ridership trends, including figures for a route that serves us.

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Local Resident Appointed To State Transportation Board

A woman involved in the local financial industry has been appointed to the board that makes road decisions for the state.

Albemarle Police

Reported Armed Robbery At Business On 29 North

There was a report of an armed robbery Tuesday night at the Loan Max on 29 North near Rio Road.


Woman Charged With Embezzling From Hollymead Homeowners Association

There’s been an arrest in a report of money missing from the Hollymead Homeowners Association.

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in Charlottesville City, Local

Victim Wounded By Gunfire On Prospect Ave.

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City Police are investigating an overnight shooting where a man was wounded in the 600-block of Prospect Avenue.

in National, World

Many House Republicans want refugee restrictions in spending bill


Nearly one-third of the Republicans in the House of Representatives signed a letter calling on party leaders to ensure that a must-pass spending bill block any use of federal funding to resettle refugees from Syria and nearby countries.

in Sports

Rams’ Bailey in critical condition after shooting


The suspended Rams wide receiver was shot during an incident late Tuesday night.

in Entertainment, Sports

Baseball great Willie Mays, 16 others, receive honors from Obama


Yogi Berra, Barbra Streisand, Itzhak Perlman, and among 14 others were given the highest U.S. civilian honor.

in Sports

Warriors crush Lakers for best start in NBA history


The Golden State Warriors registered the best start in NBA history with their 16th straight victory in a blowout win over the visiting Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night at Oracle Arena.