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County Police Car Hit, Suspect Flees

Albemarle Police are looking for a suspect in a hit-and-run incident where one of their officers was injured.

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Dittmar To Be Sworn In Monday

Jane Dittmar will take the oath of office on November 11th.

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McAuliffe Wins Bitter Contest For Governor’s Mansion

Terry McAuliffe has edged Ken Cuccinelli in the closet race for Governor in a generation.

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Democrats Continue Hold On Council Seats

Two Democrats have won the latest election for City Council.

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Results Of Races Throughout Region

In Fluvanna County, John Michael Sheridan was the winner in the Columbia District supervisor race. Tony O’Brien won in the…

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Very Few House Seats Changed Hands

Most of the House of Delegates incumbents had no trouble winning new terms.

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Albemarle Police Seek Armed Robbery Suspect

Albemarle Police are searching for a man who held up a small market.

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Candidates Spend Election Eve Firing Up Voters

All of the nominees for Governor spent Monday motivating their backers.

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Council Approves New Housing Along West Main

City counciors have voted 4-1 in favor of new housing along West Main Street.

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City Will Pump $$$ Into Electric Car Charging Stations

Charlottesville will use money from its Green City Initiatives Fund for electric car charging stations.

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Class Sizes Continue To Vary

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Class sizes continue to vary in the Albemarle County schools.

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More Schools Have Solar Involvement

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Four Virginia schools take part in a pilot program that involves solar energy.

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Drivers Won’t Use Dominion To Reach 29

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For most of this month, a utility relocation project will keep drivers from using Dominion Drive to access 29 North.

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Here's a look at some of the big moments and best plays this week.