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Blue Ridge Parkway Had More Usage In October

The Blue Ridge Parkway had more October visitors, despite the partial shutdown of the federal government.

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Clinton Rallies Local Democrats For McAuliffe

Bill Clinton rallies area Democrats on behalf of Terry McAuliffe.

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SCHEV Considers New Deal For Students

The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia is reviewing a new proposal for students.

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Woman Admits Embezzling From Hollymead Group

A former official with a homeowners’ group in Hollymead has pleaded guilty to embezzlement.

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Lesbian Couples Await Ruling From Federal Judge

Four women who are challenging Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriages are awaiting a judge’s ruling.

Quinnipiac Survey: Governor’s Race Closer

A Quinnipiac University poll shows a closer race for governor.

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Drainage Pipe Dispute Will Head To Trial

A drainage pipe disoute that involves two shopping centers is heading to trial.

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Lindsay Dorrier Endorses Snow’s Reelection Bid

Democrat Lindsay Dorrier is backing the reelection campaign of Republican Duane Snow.

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Bill Clinton And McAuliffe Campaign Here

Former President Bill Clinton and his fellow Democrat Terry McAuliffe bring their tour here.

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Clinton Has Visited Our Area Many Times Before

Bill Clinton is no stranger to the city, county, or UVA.

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