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Fire Prompts Evacuation Of Turtle Creek Condominium

A fire forced a brief evacuation at a Turtle Creek condominium near Hydraulic Road.

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Mega Millions Jackpot Just Keeps Growing

The Mega Millions jackpot for Tuesday will exceed $550 million.

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Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office Investigates Shooting Death

The Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting death in an area near its border with Albemarle County.

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Independent Makes Roanoke Area Special Election Three-Way Race

An Independent has made a special election for the House of Delegates a three-way race.

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Stanardsville Man Arrested Following December 5th Accident At Broadus Wood

A Greene County man has been arrested following a December 5th accident at Broadus Wood School.

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Senator Kaine Backs Budget Deal Now Pending In Congress

Freshman U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-Richmond) supports the budget deal that’s pending in Washington.

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Area Nonprofits Get Grants From Bama Works Fund

Area nonprofits have been awarded grants thanks to the Bama Works Fund.

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Monticello Will Get Public Water And Sewer Service

Monticello will get public water and sewer service.

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Bell Hopes To Play Role In Mental Health Reform

Delegate Rob Bell (R-Albemarle) hopes to play a major role in mental heallth reform.

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Appeals Court Hears Huguely Request For New Trial

Virginia’s Court of Appeals has heard George Huguely’s request for a new trial.

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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.

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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.

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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.

10 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.