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Dittmar Launches Bid For Scottsville District Seat

Jane Dittmar has officially become a candidate for the Scottsville District supervisor’s seat.

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Board Sees Gaps Between Early Estimates And Final Project Costs

Albemarle Supervisors have discussed a gap between the early estimates for major projects and the final costs.

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Grand Jury Charges Watkins With More Crimes

An Albemarle grand jury has charged a Keswick man with more sex-related crimes.

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Albemarle Indicts Woman Accused Of Theft

An Albemarle County grand jury has indicted a woman who’s accused of thefts from an assisted living facility.

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Libertarian Candidate Wants Major Changes At ABC

The Libertarian candidate for Governor proposes major changes for Virginia’s ABC Department.

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Mass Transit Riders React To CAT Route Changes

A coalition of mass transit users has reacted to the latest CAT route designs.

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Drivers On McIntire Road Cope With Gas Line Installation

The city is warning drivers about a gas line installation affecting McIntire Road.

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Poison Ivy Becomes New Problem For Area Homeowners

Poison ivy has become more of a nuisance than usual this summer.

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CAT Changes One Bus Route, And Adds Another

The local bus system has new stops on Route 7, and a new route has started.

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Car Hits Utility Pole, Causes Morning Delays

Traffic was disrupted early Friday on a section of Route 29 South after a car hit a utility pole.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 4

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Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

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County Students Score High On SAT’s

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Albemarle SAT scores are higher than both state and national figures.

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Shrinking U.S. trade gap shows economy’s underlying strength

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The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.

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Chris Evans makes ‘Marvel’-ous directoral debut

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The "Before We Go" director talks about pulling his film together and how being in the Marvel world makes it easier to get movies off the ground.

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Kentucky clerk jailed for denying same-sex marriage licenses

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The clerk has refused to issue licenses to any couples, gay or straight, since the U.S. Supreme Court in June ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry under the U.S. Constitution, citing her beliefs as an Apostolic Christian.