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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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VDOT Begins Bridge Restoration Project In Albemarle

VDOT woll use most of June and July to restore a bridge in northwest Albemarle County.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

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James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.

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Phillies’ Cole Hamels, bullpen combine for no-hitter

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Sep 1, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) throws the ball against the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field.

Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

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A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.

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Dominion To Move Forward On Pipeline Through Nelson, Buckingham

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Dominion says it will move forward on building a natural gas pipeline through Nelson, Buckingham and Augusta pending government approval.

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Jury Deliberations Begin In McDonnells’ Trial

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Following instructions from the judge, the jury in the Bob and Maureen McDonnell trial began deliberating at noon Monday.