Albemarle County

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New Job For Eric Cantor

Former 7th District congressman Eric Cantor has a new job on Wall Street.

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Fatal Crash On 29 South In North Garden

There was a fatal accident Monday morning on 29 South at Plank road.

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Road Projects This Week Could Affect Traffic

VDOT will have several road projects this week that could have an impact on traffic flow.

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Household Hazardous Waste Collection Returns This Fall

Days have been set aside in October and November to collect household hazardous waste and other items.

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29N Traffic Light Synchronization Work Begins In October

Work on synchronizing the traffic signals along 29 North gets underway in October.

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Dozens Hired As New Albemarle Teachers

The Albemarle school system has signed contracts with 115 new teachers with more hiring to come.

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Uber Taxi Alternative Comes To Charlottesville

There's a new option for those who use taxicabs to get around town.

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Navy Names New Submarine After John Warner

The U. S. Navy will christen a new sub this week that honors former Virginia U.S. Senator John Warner (R- Alexandria).

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Missing Woman’s Loved Ones Hold Beep For Bonnie Event In Albemarle

The family and friends of Bonnie Santiago held a Saturday event promoting their search for the missing woman.

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UVA Architect David Neuman Will Leave In October

David Neuman, who's responsible for UVA's historic preservation and major projects, will leave the Grounds in October

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MHS Athletic Director, Two Others, Plead Guilty To Bid Rigging

The athletic director at Monticello High School and two other men plead guilty to rigging bids on athletic apparel and must pay fines.

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McDonnell Trial: Deliberations Begin Tuesday

A seven-man five-woman federal jury will begin deliberating the fate of Bob and Maureen McDonnell on Tuesday.

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National Guard Pilot Killed In Augusta Crash Identified

Lt. Col. Morris "Moose" Fontenot, Jr. had more than 2300 flight hours.

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City Police Ask For Help In Shoplifting Case

A woman who's wanted for shoplifting from K-Mart is being sought by Charlottesville Police.

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Expect To See Law Enforcement Personnel Over Holiday Weekend

Labor Day is a big weekend for Virginia's law enforcement agencies.

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Charlottesville Man Charged With Nine Counts Of Embezzlement

A city resident is accused of stealing upwards of $1 million from an Earlysville firm.

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UPDATE: Carjacking On Dickerson Road – Vehicle Recovered In Northern Albemarle

A vehicle that was the target of an armed carjacking on Dickerson Road was recovered later in northern Albemarle County.

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29 Advisory Panel Looks At Construction Timetables

The advisory group on 29 North improvements took a look Thursday at construction timetables.

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School Board Calls For More Ambitious Capital Improvements

The Albemarle School Board has shown its interest in a more aggressive capital improvements program.

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Aramark Will Continue As Dining Services Partner For UVA

UVA has decided to stick with Aramark for its dining services.

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