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Wes Bellamy and Bob Fenwick tied for second place in the City Council race in Tuesday’s Democratic primary.

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Traffic Issues To Intensify At McIntire-250 Bypass Interchange

There will be extra traffic issues to deal with at the McIntire Road-250 Bypass interchange project.

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Several Cases Of Theft From Cars In Crozet, Ivy

Albemarle Police say there have been several cases of cars broken into since early May in the Crozet and Ivy areas.

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Fire Damages House In Batesville Area

A Tuesday afternoon fire damaged a house on Dick Woods Road and injured the occupant.

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Baldi Pleads Guilty To Embezzlement

A former local restaurant owner has pleaded guilty to embezzlement.

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Huguely Attorneys Present Case Before Virginia Court Of Appeals

Attorneys for George Huguely presented oral arguments Tuesday before the Virginia Court of Appeals.

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Man Stopped From Bringing Loaded Handgun Onto Plane At CHO

The TSA says a man tried to bring a loaded handgun in his carry-on luggage onto a plane at the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport.

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Update: RIC Returns To Normal Following Evacuation

An unspecified threat phoned in early Tuesday morning resulted in the evacuation of Richmond International Airport.

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UPDATE: Police Identify Man Shot By Officer

A Crozet man who died early Saturday after being shot by an Albemarle Police officer has been identified.


Union First Takes Over StellarOne

An acquisition will create the largest community bank in Virginia.

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Meth Lab Arrest In Fluvanna County

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Dale Andrew Koplowitz behind bars for allegedly making methamphetamine in a so-called one pot meth production lab.

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Fatal Crashes Down, DUI’s Up This Thanksgiving


Six people died on Virginia highways this Thanksgiving Day weekend.

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HOLIDAY TV: What to watch this week


This week is packed with programs to get you in the holiday spirit.

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Bono, Clooney, Kardashian part of all-star campaign for AIDS

FILE - In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Bono arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident. Orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Dean Lorich says Bono underwent a five-hour surgery on his elbow in which three plates and 18 screws were inserted on Sunday night. Bono had another surgery to repair a fracture to his left pinkie on Monday. Lorich says Bono will need therapy but a full recovery is expected.

Bono is a launching an all-star campaign featuring "once-in-a-lifetime experiences" like walking the red carpet with Meryl Streep or visiting the "Game of Thrones" set.

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Royals players get $370K bonus for World Series win


The World Series champion Kansas City Royals generously split up their Fall Classic players' pool haul of more than $25 million into 55 full shares worth $370,069 apiece, Major League baseball said on Monday.