Local: Albemarle County

Albemarle County

Rooker 51908

Supervisors Postpone Action On Field School Request

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

Snow Duane  060811

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.

Police car lights (from clipart)

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.

Amtrak Train (RG)

AMTRAK Says Ridership Is Reaching New Heights

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

DeTuncq Alison 081313 (sent to us)

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.

patriciacuthbert

Woman Charged With Embezzling From Hollymead Homeowners Association

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

Taylor Randy Allen 081213

We Know More Now About Abduction Suspect Randy Allen Taylor

We know a lot more now about the Lovingston area man who’s been accused of abducting 17-year-old Alexis Murphy of Shipman.

Virginia Flag   101811

Pilot Who Wanted To Fly Here Wrecks Plane

A Rockingham County man who planned to fly from Tampa to Charlottesville ended up wrecking a rented plane near Fredericksburg

Latest Stories

in National, World

Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border

Israeli soldiers patrol outside the northern Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dashes any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid.

in Sports

Only arguing remains in Sterling trail

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Shelly Sterling sits with her husband, Donald Sterling, right, during the Los Angeles Clippers' NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles. With a $2 billion sale of the Clippers hanging in the balance, a judge is set to determine Monday, June 30, 2014, if the terms of a family trust alone are enough to confirm Donald Sterling was properly removed as trustee and allow his estranged wife to sell the team without his consent.

Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion.

in Entertainment

Fans support campaign to keep Sean Bean alive in new show

British actor Sean Bean arrives for a special UK screening of Cleanskin, at the Mayfair Hotel in central London, Monday, March 5, 2012.

The "Game of Thrones" actor has died more than 20 times in his career, and fans want it to stop.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local

Bicyclist Killed In Albemarle

Albemarle Police Badge

There was a fatal accident involving a bicyclist Saturday at Walnut Creek Park.