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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.


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.


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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Class Sizes Continue To Vary In County

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Class sizes continue to vary in the Albemarle County schools.

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More Schools Have Solar Involvement

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Four Virginia schools take part in a pilot program that involves solar energy.

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Movie Filmed In Va. Reaches Theaters

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The movie "Big Stone Gap", which was filmed in Virginia, had its national release on Friday.

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AMTRAK Allows Pets On Some Trains

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AMTRAK is now allowing passengers on some Virginia train routes to bring their pets.

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Drivers Won’t Use Dominion To Reach 29

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For most of this month, a utility relocation project will keep drivers from using Dominion Drive to access 29 North.