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 Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

Bill Forcing Dominion To Comply With FOI Gets Killed

Updated
Hanger Emmett 111609

Legislation requiring Dominion Resources to comply with Virginia's FOI law has been rejected.

in Sports

Super Bowl: From humble beginnings to king of sports

12thma

From modest beginnings of cheap tickets and empty seats to $4.5 million for a 30-second TV ad, the Super Bowl is the undisputed king of U.S. sporting events.

in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

janetjustin

A look back at some of the biggest headlines to ever come out of Hollywood.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

$500 Reward For Information On Beaverdam Market Robbery

Beaverdam Robber2

A reward has been put out for the man who robbed a Fluvanna County convenience store and attacked its clerk…

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

President Sullivan Vows To Improve Student Safety

Updated
Sullivan Teresa 062612

UVA's President says the school will be a leader in battling sexual violence.