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Advocates For Public Housing Oppose New Option For Tenants

Advocates for Charlottesville’s public housing tenants want the city to steer clear of a new HUD program.

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Nelson Football Fans Honor Alexis Murphy

Students of Nelson County High School have honored missing NCHS student Alexis Murphy.

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Virginia’s Letter Grades For Schools Get Delayed

The State Board of Education has delayed a vote on a grading arrangement for public schools.

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There’s One More Saturday For Absentee Balloting

Every Virginia registrar will open his or her office on Saturday.

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Track At Lannigan Field To Be Closed For 2 Months

The track at Lannigan Field will be resurfaced, closing it for two months.

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Batten School Dean Leaving At End Of Term

The first dean of the Batten School will step down at the end of his term next July.

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Environmentalists Issue State Of The James Report

An environmental group has issued its yearly State of the James Report.

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Locals Will Attend Rally Against Surveillance

Area residents will attend a Saturday rally in D.C. protesting widespread surveillance.

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Hillary Clinton Campaigns For McAuliffe

Former First Lady Hillary Clinton campaigned for Terry McAuliffe Saturday in Falls Church.

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Toscano Believes His Party Benefits From Shutdown Furor

Local Delegate David Toscano believes the furor over the D.C. shutdown will help Democrats.

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