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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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3 hours ago in Entertainment

Pitch, please: Julia Robert ‘sells’ sex toys on ‘Ellen’

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The "Pretty Woman" star, who plays a host on the Home Shopping Network (HSN) in her new movie "Mother's Day," was tasked with gushing about a blind item, which members of the studio audience could see.

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WATCH: Annoying Windows reminder interrupts live TV report

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5 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

New JAUNT Route Begins Monday

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A new JAUNT route serving a heavily-populated area begins Monday morning.

7 hours ago in Sports, Weird

Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet

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An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

8 hours ago in National

Survey: Most Americans support usage fees to fix crumbling roads

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The cost to repair and upgrade the U.S. surface transportation system to meet current and future demands is in the "hundreds of billions of dollars," the U.S. Government Accountability Office said last year.