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UVA Outperforms Rivals In Recycling Competition

UVA outperforms many rivals in a recycling competition.

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Retail Sales Improve During First Part Of 2013

There’s another positive report on retails sales in our region.

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Fire Damages Apartment Deck At Mallside Forest

A small fire damaged a deck of a unit at Mallside Forest.

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UVA Has Two More Rhodes Scholars

The University of Virginia has expanded its list of Rhodes Scholars.

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City Jury Convicts Turner Of Second-Degree Murder

A city jury has convicted Wanda Maria Turner of second-degree murder.

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Virginia’s Jobless Rate Holds Steady At 5.6%

There was no change in Virginia’s unemployment rate for October.

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Google Picks Chantilly As Virginia’s Top E-City

Google has selected Chantilly as Virginia’s top e-city.

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Governor-Elect Announces His Pick For Transportation Board

Governor-Elect McAuliffe announces his choice for Secretary of Transportation.

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Local Man Joins FEC

A longtime local resident has joined the Federal Election Commission.

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AAA-Virginia Forecasts Slight Drop In Holiday Travel

AAA-Virginia is forecasting fewer of us will hit the road for a longer trip this Thanksgiving holiday period.

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Request To Unseal Matthew Fairfax Records

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A judge will consider arguments from news outlets to unseal certain items in the Jesse Matthew case in Fairfax.

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Kid celebrates World Book Day by going to school dressed as Christian Grey

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The 11-year-old was sent home from school after he came in a costume modeled after the S&M-loving star of "Fifty Shades of Grey."

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Minor Detours On Some CAT Routes

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All CAT routes are operating, but a few routes have minor detours.

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City Garbage Collection Delayed

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The city is not collecting garbage Friday, but will do so Saturday.

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Hazardous Waste Collection Off Friday

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There won't be any collection Friday of household hazardous waste at the Ivy landfill as originally scheduled, but there will be Saturday.