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Advocates For Public Housing Oppose New Option For Tenants

Advocates for Charlottesville’s public housing tenants want the city to steer clear of a new HUD program.

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Virginians Join Other Critics Of NSA Activities

Virginians took part in a D.C. protest rally against surveillance campaigns.

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Nelson Football Fans Honor Alexis Murphy

Students of Nelson County High School have honored missing NCHS student Alexis Murphy.


Native Americans Won’t Welcome Redskins To Minnesota

Some native Americans in Minnesota are unhappy that the Redskins will visit in November.

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Virginia’s Letter Grades For Schools Get Delayed

The State Board of Education has delayed a vote on a grading arrangement for public schools.

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County Schools Deal With Unknowns As 2014 Approaches

The Albemarle County schools are dealing with many unknowns as they plan for 2014.

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Crystal Ball Updates Rating For November Contests

The University of Virginia’s Center for Politics has updated its rating on the fall races.

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There’s One More Saturday For Absentee Balloting

Every Virginia registrar will open his or her office on Saturday.


TMZ: Washington Might Change Name To “Bravehearts”

Could a nickname change be imminent for the Washington Redskins?


Track At Lannigan Field To Be Closed For 2 Months

The track at Lannigan Field will be resurfaced, closing it for two months.

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Virginia Women’s Basketball On Thanksgiving Day

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Joanne Boyle's Cavalier Women head to the Paradise Jam.

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