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City School Board Opposes Law Dealing With School Takeovers

The Charlottesville School Board opposes a new state law that involves state takeovers of schools.

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Area Residents Hope to Reopen The Old Afton Mountain Tunnel

Local residents want to reopen the old Afton Mountain tunnel which was built in the 19th century.

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LBGT Community Not Happy With Supervisors Vote

Members of the local LGBT community are disappointed by the failed vote by the Albemarle Supervisors to recognized Pride Festival Day.

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Governor, AG Disagree On School Law

The Governor says he disagrees with Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli about a new law.

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Fatal Accident On Interstate-81

A fatal accident on Interstate-81 near Harrisonburg

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Man Spends Night In Ditch After Motorcycle Crash

Police say a man spent Tuesday night in a ditch after he was in a motorcycle accident.

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Guilty Pleas In Rugby Road Fake ID Operation

The three defendants in a local fake ID operation have pleaded guilty in Charlottesville federal court.

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Virginia Tourism Sets Record

The amount of money generated by tourism has set a record in Virginia.

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Supervisors Reject Resolution Supporting Pride Festival

A resolution supporting the Pride Festival has been rejected by the Albemarle supervisors on a tie vote.

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Councilors Want Improved Traffic Flow At 29-Hydraulic

City Councilors have voiced their backing for traffic flow improvements at 29 North and Hydraulic Road.

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Ahead Of The Orange Blue Game, London Celebrates Something Bigger

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London celebrates another successful bone marrow drive.

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Virginia Baseball Defeats Miami, Claims Series

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UVA won game 2 of an ACC home series against Miami 5-2.

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Dominion Will Close Ash Ponds At Some Plants

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Dominion Power will close coal ash ponds at a Fluvanna facility and three others.

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Culpeper Woman Abandons Bid For State Senate

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A Culpeper woman abandons her campaign for the State Senate.

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Man Becomes Suspect In Death Of UMW Student

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A man is a suspect in the death of a University of Mary Washington student.