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Campaign Accounts Are More Modest In Charlottesville Council Race

The fundraising totals for candidates in City Council races are smaller than what you’ll find in Albemarle.

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Protests Over Not Allowing Paid Albemarle Firefighters To Serve As Volunteers

Albemarle does not allow paid firefighters to donate their time to┬ávolunteer fire companies. Some local residents say that’s ridiculous, especially…

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Albemarle Schools Name Three New Assistant Principals

Albemarle County has chosen new assistant principals for three schools.

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County Gets More Complaints About Blasting At Airport

The Albemarle Supervisors are hearing more complaints about blasting at the local airport.

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Western Albemarle Adds New Program

There will be a new option for Western Albemarle High School students beginning in the fall of 2014.

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Chris Dumler Resigns

Scottsville District Supervisor Chris Dumler has resigned from the Albemarle Board of Supervisors.┬áThe news came in a letter that was…

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Acuff To Run For School Board

An new candidate for the Albemarle School Board.

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Police Pursuit From Waynesboro Ends In North Garden

Several law enforcement agencies were involved in a pursuit early Wednesday from Waynesboro to North Garden.

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Crozet Woman To Serve Two Years For Attempted Murder

A woman charged with trying to kill her husband is going to prison for two years.

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Sheriff Says DNA Ruling Will Prevent Crime

A leader in creating the state DNA databank is pleased with the recent Supreme Court ruling.

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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.