Albemarle County

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No Public Input At Greene Supervisors Mtg.

Supervisor Eddie Deane wants any possible actions taken regarding a no-interest loan for the county's top administrator to be released.

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Virginians Split On Confederate Flag

A Quinnipiac University poll shows 46% in favor of getting rid of the Confederate flag on Virginia license plates, with 45% who want to keep it.

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SNL Financial Sold To McGraw Hill

The business news operation SNL Financial is being sold to McGraw Hill Financial.

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Ninth Highway Fatality In Albemarle

Albemarle County has had another fatal head-on collision.

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New Signal At 29N-Lenox Avenue

There's a new permanent traffic signal on 29 North at the Shops at Stonefield.

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Paving Adjusted Along 20 South

VDOT has made some adjustments to the paving along 20 South to reduce traffic delays.

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Broadcasters For Blood Drive

The summer tradition known as Broadcasters For Blood happens Monday at the DoubleTree Hotel.

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Louisiana Shooting Rekindles Gun Debate

The recent carnage at a Lafayette, Louisiana theater has rekindled the debate over gun control in Virginia and elsewhere.

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Governor Makes Picks For State Boards

Governor McAuliffe names area residents to Virginia boards and commissions.

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Area Veterans Have New Contact Person

Area veterans and their families have a new contact person.

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Lawmakers Back Punishing Sanctuary Cities

Most of Virginia's House members back a bill penalizing "sanctuary cities."

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Charter School Advocates Want Staffing

Advocates for one of Albemarle's charter schools want a staffing guarantee.

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Council Critic Has Calendar Complaint

A persistent critic of City Hall is upset about the councilors' decision to hold only one August meeting.

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Palm Reader Indicted On Fraud Charges

A palm reader whose business on 29 North was raided by federal agents several months ago has now been indicted on fraud charges.

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Fire Damages Hydraulic Road Apartment

An apartment on Hydraulic Road was damaged by fire Friday morning.

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Albemarle PD: Please Drive Carefully

With four deaths in three accidents in two days, the Albemarle County Police Department is asking drivers to please be mindful when you're behind the wheel.

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Emerald Ash Borer Expanding In SNP

The emerald ash borer population is expanding faster than expected in Shenandoah National Park.

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Area Planners Focus on Road Projects

Area transportation planners look at future road projects with possible statewide importance.

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City Settles Dispute Involving Fire Station

The city has settled a legal dispute with a Maryland construction firm over the Fontaine Avenue Fire Station.

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Woman Charged In Riverview Lane Shooting

A 27-year-old woman accused of shooting a man in Albemarle County has been arrested in North Carolina.

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