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Dentistry Next Subject Of McDonnell Investigation

The federal probe into Governor McDonnell’s financial disclosures might be looking into cosmetic dentistry for his wife.

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Coal Train Derails Between Howardsville And Scottsville

A freight train derailed Thursday spilling many tons of coal in southern Albemarle County.

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Barrett Daycare Center To Close August 16th

A Ridge Street facility that began operating in 1935 plans to close next month.

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Westminster Canterbury Burglary Suspect Arrested

Albemarle Police have charged a former employee of Westminster Canterbury with breaking into some residences at the facility.

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Councilors Consider Two Options For Farmers’ Market

City Councilors expect to make a decision after Labor Day regarding the future site for a farmers’ market.

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Jackson Brings Lieutenant Governor Campaign To Charlottesville

Republican E. W. Jackson has brought his campaign for Lieutenant Governor to Charlottesville.

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City School Board Gets Early Start On Budget Guidelines

Members of the Charlottesville School Board are starting to make early choices about the division’s budget for the 2014-’15 academic year.

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Emergency Responders RescueTubers Near Hatton Ferry

Two women had more than they bargained for during a Thursday afternoon tubing excursion.

AAA Says Heat Can Take Toll On Car Battery

AAA-Virginia is warning drivers about the impact of summer heat on car batteries.

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New Law More Friendly To Renters

One of Virginia’s newest laws makes it easier for renters to challenge evictions.

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8 hours ago in Viral Videos

The cicadas are coming …

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Billions of cicadas will soon emerge after spending 17 years underground and they have a lot of catching up to do.

8 hours ago in Entertainment

Too much ice in your Starbucks?

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A federal lawsuit claims Starbucks regularly overfills its cold drinks with ice instead of using the advertised amount of coffee or other liquid in its plastic cups.

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

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Until 10 P.M.

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A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for our area until 10 p.m.

10 hours ago in Sports

Stuard wins in New Orleans after playoff

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Journeyman Brian Stuard clinched his first PGA Tour title with a gripping playoff victory over fellow American Jamie Lovemark and South Korean An Byeong-hun at the weather-plagued Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Monday.

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

Smoke From Chute Prompts Evacuation

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Smoke from a trash chute prompted a brief evacuation of a high-rise public housing complex off Monticello Avenue.