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Edwards Questions Wisdom Of Councilors Backing Non-Incumbents

Former Vice-Mayor Holly Edwards doubts the wisdom of sitting city councilors endorsing non-incumbents.

Members Of The Families Of Two Area Political Figures Pass Away

The mothers-in-law of local Delegate David Toscano and former Charlottesville Sheriff Buddy Rittenhouse have passed away.

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Supervisors Will Consider Dumler Successor Early In July 10th Meeting

The Albemarle Supervisors expect to choose Chris Dumler’s successor early in their July 10th meeting.

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Supervisors Hear From Applicants For Scottsville District Seat

Ten people who want to succeed Chris Dumler on the Albemarle Board of Supervisors have made their case.

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Howie Lind Becomes First Challenger For Senator Warner

A McLean Republican wants to battle U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-Alexandria) in 2014.

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Democratic Lawmaker Gives GOP Governor Unsolicited Advice

A Democratic State Senator has given Governor McDonnell some unsolicited advice.

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UVA Survey Finds Many Undecided Voters

A recent survey conducted by the University of Virginia shows many local voters are undecided about the November elections.

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McAuliffe Enlists Former UVA Professor For Campaign Trail

After sharing a stage with Vice-President Biden in Richmond, Democrat Terry McAuliffe is traveling with a onetime UVA professor.

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Goodlatte Outlines House GOP Approach To Immigration

Congressman Bob Goodlatte (R-Roanoke) has told a cable audience how he thinks Congress should handle immigration reform.

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Libertarian Nominee For Governor Outlines His Platform

Libertarian Robert Sarvis has outlined his goals in the contest for Governor.

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No. 1 Virginia Falls to UNC, 4-2

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The Virginia baseball team fell to North Carolina, 4-2, in their final game of the series in Charlottesville. The Cavaliers will next travel to Richmond to play VCU at the Diamond on Tuesday at 7:00 pm.

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Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, wrongly convicted of murder, dead

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The boxer's imprisonment, and battle to free him, are immortalized in the Bob Dylan song "Hurricane" and the film of the same name, starring Denzel Washington.

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Ramp Linked To Interstate 64 Will Have Brief Shutdown

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VDOT is warning drivers about a brief shutdown for one of the I-64 ramps.

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Democrats Hear From Groups That Fight Poverty

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Local organizations that want to break the cycle of poverty have showcased their programs for area Democrats.

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Four Die In Petersburg Fire

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Petersburg Police are investigating a fire that killed four people.