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Albemarle School Board Explores Ways To Make System More User-Friendly

The Albemarle School Board wants to make the sytem more user-friendly and do a better job communicating with county families.

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Atkins Contract Up For Renewal This Week

The city school takes action this week on Rosa Atkins’ contract.

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Belmont Resident Vents Over New Development Planned For Starr Hill

A Belmont resident is unhappy about a proposed development in the city’s Starr Hill neighborhood.

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McAuliffe Holds Cash Advantage Over Cuccinelli

New campaign finance reports show Democrat Terry McAuliffe has roughly rwice the cash-on-hand of Republican Ken Cuccinelli.

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UVA Board Of Visitors Will Lose Three Senior Members This Month

Three members of the UVA Board of Visitors have become short-timers.

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Hurt Promotes Energy Development In Latest Tour

5th District Congressman Robert Hurt wants approval of the Keystone pipeline.

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Tea Party Denies Involvement With Dumler Petition

Reaction to the Dumler case from the Tea Party.  Scottsville supervisor Chris Dumler sent out an email after last Friday’s…

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Virginia First Lady Finances Under Scrutiny

The governor’s finances have been under investigation by the Commonwealth’s Attorney in Richmond since November.

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Filming To Begin For “Killing Kennedy”

Filming on a new movie will begin next month in Richmond.

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New Orange County Website Goes Live

A new interactive website for Orange County.

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Margot Robbie might be real-life Barbie

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"The Wolf of Wall Street" star is film bosses' first choice to play the beloved blonde doll in a new live action movie.

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Google is dropping fat stacks of cash in Washington

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Google's growing investment in lobbying highlights its expanding presence as it fights antitrust battles and grows its business into new areas such as broadband and self-driving cars.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

CAAR Raising Pipeline Concerns

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The group representing local real estate agents has raised some concerns about the Dominion pipeline.

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Slight Increase In Statewide Jobless Rate

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The Virginia unemployment rate went up .1% in March.

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Prosecutor: Boston bomber’s attack ‘essence of terror’

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Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will decide what his punishment should be: life in prison or the death penalty.