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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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3 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 11

People gather next to tributes placed near a mural of British singer David Bowie by artist Jimmy C, in Brixton, south London, Monday, Jan. 11, 2016. Bowie, the other-worldly musician who broke pop and rock boundaries with his creative musicianship, nonconformity, striking visuals and a genre-spanning persona he christened Ziggy Stardust, died of cancer Sunday aged 69. He was born in Brixton. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

8 hours ago in Albemarle County, Local, Surrounding Counties

Fire Guts Log Cabin Near Dyke

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A fire has gutted a log cabin in the Dyke area of Greene County.

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

Board Hears New Horror Stories

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The Albemarle Supervisors hear new horror stories from residents of Woodburn Road.

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

Matthew Lawyers Have Revised Deadline

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The defense lawyers for Jesse Matthew have a revised deadline for requesting a change of venue, if they want to go that route.

10 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

Augusta School Bus Crash Injures Kids

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An Augusta County school bus carrying middle and high school kids crashed Wednesday afternoon in the Fishersville area.