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City Adopts Resolution Urging Quick End To Blasting

Members of City Council have voiced support for a quick end to blasting at the local airport.

James River Batteaux Festival Comes To Scottsville

The 28th annual James River Batteaux Festival comes to Scottsville.

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Advocates For Children Spotlight Results Of New Survey

Advocates release new survey focusing on the future of Virginia’s children.

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New SPCA Director Hired

There’s a new leader for the local animal shelter.

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Kitchen Fire On East Rio Road

There was a kitchen fire Monday night at a residence off East Rio Road.

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Landes, Hanger Serve On Panel Exploring Medicaid Expansion

Delegate Steve Landes and a fellow Augusta County Republican serve on a panel that’s exploring Medicaid expansion in Virginia.

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Abortion Clinic Challenges New State Regulations

A medical facility in Northern Virginia is challenging new state regulations.

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Les Sinclair Designated As Hometown Hero

Z-95 Program Director Les Sinclair has been named as an Allen & Allen Hometown Hero.

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Albemarle Woman Wants Kids To Learn Local History

An Albemarle woman is urging local officials to teach local history in the public schools.

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Jefferson, Madison And Others Become Part Of Internet

Documents involving Thomas Jefferson, James Madison and their contemporaries are now online.

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Soldiers Remembered In Earlysville

2015 Eville Mem Day Wreath

The event both celebrated and service and mourned the sacrifices of men and women in uniform.

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Virginia Baseball Heading West In the NCAAT

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Monday afternoon Virginia Baseball had its name called during the NCAAT Selection Show and it will be featured in UC Santa Barbara's Region as the #3 seed. The Hoos will open up play against #2 seed Southern California, while #4 seed San Diego State will match up with the host #1 UC Santa Barbara.

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PHOTOS: Dogs of Hollywood

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Check out these celebs and their four-legged friends.

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Visitors to NYC’s World Trade Center can ‘see forever’

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The center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.

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National Portrait Gallery show explores nature of celebrity

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In the age of selfies and social media, the idea of what makes a celebrity has expanded far beyond the Hollywood icons of the past.