The Dave Matthews Band is giving more than $350,000 to 62 local non-profits in the latest round of donations from the group’s Bama Works Fund. It’s a regular occurrence, and the most recent donations include $10,000 each to the Piedmont Family YMCA, Meals on Wheels of Charlotesville-Albemarle, the Jefferson Area Board for Aging, and nine other programs. Among those receiving $6000 to $8000 are Charlottesville Tomorrow, The Haven, and the Orange County Adult Education Center. Charlottesville Area Community Foundation, which administers the program, says it’s deeply grateful.
UVA defeated Virginia Tech in the Commonwealth Clash, sponsored by Virginia529.
The longtime director of the Buford Middle School band is retiring.
The UVA baseball team dropped both games of a Sunday doubleheader to N.C. State in Raleigh.
City officials have recognized Charles Alexander, a well-known motivational speaker.