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Lightfoot, Guthrie On Paramount Theater Fall Calender

The Paramount Theater has announced the highlights of its upcoming season.

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UVA Official Says McCormick Road Dorms Will Be Modernized

UVA has long-range plans to modernize the McCormick Road dorms.

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Holiday Travel Expected To Rise To Post Recession High

People across the state will be hitting the road this weekend.

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Federal Grant Given For UVA Study On Heart Disease

The UVA School of Medicine has a federal grant to improve the way we predict who could get the most common type of heart disease.

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Playground Equipment Will Be Installed At Public Housing Sites

Charlottesville is planning to install new playground equipment at many public housing sites.

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Man On Motorcycle Dies After Collision In Louisa

A motorcycle rider has died following a weekend collision in Louisa County.

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Statewide Realtors’ Group Backs McAuliffe

The Virginia Association of Realtors has endorsed Terry McAuliffe in this fall’s election of a new Governor.

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Warner Calls For Investigation Into NASDAQ Outage

Senator Mark Warner is asking for a probe into the glitch that caused the NASDAQ outage.

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VA Poll Finds Virginia Divided Fifty Years Later

Another Quinnipiac University poll says Virginians are divided on whether Martin Luther King, Jr’s “I Have a Dream” speech has been realized.

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NASA To Launch First Virginia-Based Lunar Mission

NASA plans to launch a spacecraft to the moon from Wallops Island.

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2 hours ago in Viral Videos

The cicadas are coming …

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Billions of cicadas will soon emerge after spending 17 years underground and they have a lot of catching up to do.

2 hours ago in Entertainment

Too much ice in your Starbucks?

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A federal lawsuit claims Starbucks regularly overfills its cold drinks with ice instead of using the advertised amount of coffee or other liquid in its plastic cups.

3 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Until 10 P.M.

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A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for our area until 10 p.m.

4 hours ago in Sports

Stuard wins in New Orleans after playoff

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Journeyman Brian Stuard clinched his first PGA Tour title with a gripping playoff victory over fellow American Jamie Lovemark and South Korean An Byeong-hun at the weather-plagued Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Monday.

4 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Smoke From Chute Prompts Evacuation

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Smoke from a trash chute prompted a brief evacuation of a high-rise public housing complex off Monticello Avenue.