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Council Approves Expansion Of City Park System

Charlottesville’s elected leaders approve master plan that adds new green space.

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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.


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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Virginia Beats Ohio State 64-58

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Brogdon leads Virginia to another solid road win.

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‘Rambo’ is coming to the small screen


"Rambo: New Blood" will be executive produced by the "Rocky" star, who will also appear in the series.

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Virginia Point Guard Sidelined With Injury

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Junior guard will miss Virginia’s Big Ten/ACC Challenge game tonight at Ohio State

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REMIX: The Marvel universe as a rom-com


Envision a time where the Avengers gave up on the world-saving and just went full romantic comedy on us.

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George Lucas to new ‘Star Wars’ film: I’m your divorced father


"Star Wars" creator George Lucas, who was not involved in making the long-awaited new film, "The Force Awakens," said he is as ambivalent about seeing the movie as a divorced father would be about attending his child's wedding.