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New CAT Manager Says He’s Committed To Dependable Bus Service

The new manager of Charlottesville Area Transit says he’s trying to make the buses run on schedule. John Jones wants…

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Toscano Urges Cuccinelli To Tell Voters About Star Scientific

Delegate David Toscano (D-Charlottesville) wants Virginia’s Republican Attorney General to explain what he knows about Star Scientific.

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McDonnell Will Not Resign

Rumors about Governor Bob McDonnell resigning are false.

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Radford President Gets New Contract

Radford University President Penelope Kyle has rebounded from the recent embarrassment of misspellings on diplomas.

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Amtrak Riders Get Stuck In Richmond

More than 250 Amtrak passengers were stuck on a train north of Richmond for about 12 hours overnight.

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City Police Arrest Burglary Suspect

A suspect in a burglary in the University area has been arrested by City Police.

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Car Burglary Suspect Caught Following Pursuit

There was a police pursuit early Monday that started in the Northfield subdivision and ended with the arrest of a car…

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City Councilor Wants West Main Street To Be More Pedestrian Friendly

A city councilor wants parts of West Main Street to be more pedestrian-friendly.

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Recent Candidate Says UVA Corner Still Has Towing Problem

A recent candidate for city council believes Charlottesville still has problems with some tow truck operators.

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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.

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Filmmakers bet on ‘Monopoly’ movie

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SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — “Monopoly” is going Hollywood. Lionsgate says it will turn the classic board game into a…

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City Will Not Release Stop-and-Frisk Records

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The city is not turning over stop-and-frisk police records requested by the NAACP, and the case appears to be headed to court.

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Fluvanna Deputy Charged With DUI Fired

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The Fluvanna Sheriff's Office has fired a deputy who was charged with DUI.

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18 All-American movies for Independence Day

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Enjoy the holiday weekend with some classic American cinema.

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Stronger economy, cheap gas means more people on the road

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More than 40 million Americans are expected to hit the road for the long holiday weekend.