Local: News

News

Kaine Tim 120109

Tim Kaine Wins Spelling Title

Virginia Senator Tim Kaine has won a spelling title.

McAuliffe Terry 1 16 2013 PIER TOOK

McAuliffe Will Get More Help From Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton will help the McAuliffe campaign twice between now and November.

Police car lights (from clipart)

Crisis Intervention Leader Wants Help Lobbying State Lawmakers

A crisis intervention coordinator wants help to keep state funding for his program.

U.S. Capitol (Clip Art)

Most Virginia House Members Vote For Legislation That Defunds Obamacare

Most Virginia House members vote for legislation that de-funds Obamacare.

Elephant Donkey Symbols  102708

Nominees For Attorney General Contrast Their Voting Records

State Senators Mark Herring and Mark Obenshain are contrasting their records as they campaign for Attorney General.

Dominion Virginia Power Truck 032613 CC

Dominion Views 2003 Hurricane As Valuable Lesson

Virginia’s largest utility recalls Hurricane Isabel in 2003 as a valuable lesson.

HealthDepartment091407

Flu Shots Become Available

Flu shots are now available throughout our area.

Dumler Christopher 101812

Schilling Show: Dumler Considered Fugitive From Orange County

The Schilling Show blog is reporting that Chris Dumler is considered a fugitive from justice by Orange County officials.

SchoolBus

All City Schools, All But 3 In Albemarle, Accredited

The Virginia Department of Education says all schools in Charlottesville and all but three in Albemarle are fully accredited based on SOL results.

Virginia Employment Commission Logo

Virginia Jobless Rate Up For 4th Month In A Row

The statewide unemployment rate in August was 5.8%. That’s .1% higher than July. It’s the fourth consecutive monthly increase. The…

Latest Stories

in Sports

Boston’s bummer summer: Sox slump, Olympics snub, Brady out

Fresh
bostonredsox

After the winter of their discontent, it's been one bummer of a summer for Bostonians.

in Sports

WATCH: Annual Virginia pony swim

Fresh
11-overlay21

"Salt water cowboys" round up dozens of horses for the tradition off the Virginia coast, now in its 90th year.

in Entertainment

‘Partridge Family’ star David Cassidy discusses bankruptcy auction

Fresh
20-overlay9

The '70s star is putting his Florida mansion up for auction in September.

in Entertainment

Stallone puts ‘Rocky,’ ‘Rambo’ memorabilia up for auction

Fresh
sylvesterstallone

"Rambo" and "Rocky" fans no longer have to fight Sylvester Stallone for a piece of those movies' memorabilia.

in Viral Videos

Drunk Ron Weasley celebrates Harry Potter’s birthday

Fresh
12-overlay13

Simon Pegg visits "The Tonight Show" to wish Harry Potter an early happy birthday.