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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┬ápolice 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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5 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

Madison Man Charged In Shooting

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A Madison County man is accused of shooting another man last month.

6 hours ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: In-fighting is entertaining in ‘Captain America: Civil War’

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"Civil War" stands out as certainly the biggest of the stand-alones, and among the best because of what it has in common with the better films in the Marvel universe: the conflict is deeply human, told humorously, and best enjoyed if you don't overthink it.

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

First Tee Returns To Area

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An organization that promotes golf and sportsmanship values for young people is returning to the area.

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

Ruling On Same-Sex Alimony Cases

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The State Supreme Court has ruled alimony does not need to be paid to a former spouse who's in a new relationship with a member of the same sex.

7 hours ago in Viral Videos

This ‘Game of Thrones’ inspired Mother’s Day gift is sure to be a hit

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Still looking for a last minute gift for mom? Jimmy Kimmel has got you covered.