Local: News

News

Elephant Donkey Symbols  102708

Howie Lind Becomes First Challenger For Senator Warner

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

Petersen Chap 041105 CC

Democratic Lawmaker Gives GOP Governor Unsolicited Advice

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

Fluvanna Sheriff's Vehicle

Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office Arrests Lake Monticello Resident

The Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office arrests a man for alleged offenses at his Lake Monticello home.

Baldi James Kirk 020613 (Sent To Us)

Baldi Admits Embezzling From Charlottesville Restaurant

The onetime owner of a Belmont restaurant has admitted embezzling from Cafe Cubano.

Guterbock Tom 100808

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.

Hulbert Tim USE THIS ONE

Statewide Role For Local Chamber President

The local Chamber of Commerce president is now the leader of a statewide group.

fireworks

City Reminds Its Residents That Fireworks Are Banned

The Charlottesville Fire Chief is reminding city residents that fireworks are prohibited.

Virginia Flag

Scratch Bedford From List Of Virginia Cities

Bedford is no longer a city, and it’s become a town.

unemployed

Local Jobless Rate Up In May

The unemployment rate for our region went up in May, but it was expected.

Police lights

Grand Jury Clears Two Albemarle Officers

A Charlottesville grand jury has cleared two Albemarle Police officers, and indicts a man who’s accused of several crimes.

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 29

Fresh
benjerrys

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Home Sales Improved During Spring Quarter

CAAR Logo

New figures show improved home sales for the April through June quarter.

in Sports

NFL upholds Brady’s four-game Deflategate suspension

tombrady

The New England QB's punishment for his role in using under-inflated footballs during the AFC championship game last season was upheld by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Library Trustees Get Report On NOW Display

Digital Camera

The trustees of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library have received a report on a controversial display that appeared at the Central Branch

in Entertainment

Tom Cruise takes on Jimmy Fallon in latest lip-sync battle

17-overlay12

The Weeknd, the Righteous Brothers, and Meat Loaf are among the artists to get reinterpreted in this battle between "The Tonight Show" host and the "Mission Impossible" star.