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Firefighters Help City Kids Learn More About Their Community

City firefighters have teamed up with Buford Middle School for a mentoring program.

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UVA Fares Well In The Latest U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The University of Virginia continues to rank among the nation’s top 25 institutions of higher education.

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Congressman Hurt Hears From Many Critics Of Strikes Against Syria

Hurt has been hearing from many opponents of military strikes against Syria.

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Personal Info Of 13,000 State Workers Compromised

Virginia officials are working to do damage control after the personal information of thousands of state workers was mistakenly released.

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Contractor Group Reacts To Sluggish Construction Activity

A Virginia-based company is reacting to new figures on construction activity.

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Economy Improves, Hunger Issue Does Not

Virginia’s economy is showing improvements, but the fight against hunger in the state is not.

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Gay Marriage Discussion To Be Held At UVA

The University of Virginia will host a panel discussion this week on same-sex marriage.

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UVA Police Investigate A Student’s Report Of An Attempted Assault

UVA Police investigate a student’s report that someone she knows tried to sexually assault her.

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City Teens Attended A Summer Camp Dealing With Engineering

Some local teens attended a summer camp that involves engineering.

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City Democrats Recognize Candidates For Constitutional Offices

City Democrats have saluted their nominees for many offices on the November 5th ballot.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at some of today's big sports stories, on Monday, Dec. 22.