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Pipe Dispute Ruling In Favor Of Shops At Stonefield

A judge has ruled in favor of the Shops at Stonefield in a dispute over a big drainage pipe.

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Lunsford Running For Another Term

Albemarle prosecutor Denise Lunsford is seeking re-election.

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Guilty Pleas On Federal Cocaine, Heroin Charges

Three defendants have pleaded guilty to federal drug charges.

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State Climatologist Predicts Colder Than Normal Winter

The State Climatologist says we could be in for another rough winter.

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Disaster Response Volunteers Needed

Non-profit civic and religious groups are being encouraged to help out during a disaster.

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Charlottesville Preliminary Hearing For Matthew Postponed

Jesse Matthew will not have a preliminary hearing on the local abduction charge until March.

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Council Takes Stand Against ABC Store

City Councilors have taken a stand against an ABC store on West Main Street.

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Councilors Respond To Rolling Stone Article

Teresa Sullivan says the behavior depicted in a Rolling Stone article is not something the University of Virginia will accept as normal.

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Delegates Propose College Safety Law Changes

Members of the House of Delegates who attended UVA are propos

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Advisory Panel Urges School Board To Hire More Nurses

An advisory panel has urged the Albemarle School Board to hire more elementary school nurses.

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Goodlatte Keeps Gavel Of House Judiciary Committee

Sixth District Congressman Bob Goodlatte (R- Roanoke) is getting another term leading the House Judiciary Committee.

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Law Student Crowned As New Miss Virginia USA

A student who attends the Washington and Lee Law School has won the Miss Virginia USA competition.

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Area Residents Prepare For Toy Lift 2014

This is the week of the annual Toy Lift, a Christmas tradition that began in the 1980's.

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Virginia Becomes Player In Christmas Tree Industry

The Virginia Governor's Mansion gets its official Christmas tree for 2014.

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Former UVA Board of Visitors Member Dies At Age 50

A former member of the UVA Board of Visitors died in late November in Pennsylvania.

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Reform Panel Favors New Options For Struggling Schools

A statewide panel recommends new options for struggling schools.

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Tougher Regulations Considered For Cigarette Retailers

Stores that sell cigarettes might have to get a license under a proposal being considered by the Virginia Crime Commission.

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Charlottesville Named Among Top Holiday Towns

There's another "best of" list that Charlottesville is on.

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Mike London To Return For 2015 Season

Mike London will continue to be on the sidelines at Scott Stadium in 2015.

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Regional Prison Lawsuit Settled

Health care will now be monitored at the Fluvanna Correctional Center for Women.

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Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.

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New Driving Laws For Seniors On January 1st

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Changes in driving laws are coming for seniors on January 1st.

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Study: Dozens Of Deaths At Unlicensed Day Care Centers

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A study shows there have been dozens of deaths at unlicensed day care centers over the past ten years.

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Morrissey Says He Won’t Run As Democrat

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Henrico Delegate Joe Morrissey says he won't seek the Democratic nomination to run for the seat he's vacating.

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Local Christmas Tree Recycling Announced

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The annual Christmas tree recycling program for Charlottesville and Albemarle has been announced.