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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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Judge Upholds Prison Sentence Nelson Jurors Gave Randy Taylor

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A Nelson County judge has told Randy Allen Taylor he should spend two life terms in prison.

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GM recalls 717K vehicles, not for ignition switches

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General Motors Co. announced six recalls covering more than 700,000 vehicles in the United States for varying reasons.

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Senate panel approves Veterans Affairs nominee

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Bob McDonald, President Obama's choice to run the VA, looks set for an easy Senate confirmation.

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Vehicle Fire Causes Problems On Barracks Road

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There was a big traffic problem Wednesday afternoon on Barracks Road west of the bypass due to a vehicle fire and reported explosions.

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Broncos’ owner Pat Bowlen battling Alzheimers, steps down

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Bowlen, 70, is one of the NFL's most well-known owners and guided the Broncos to six Super Bowl appearances during his 30 years at the helm.