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Sentara Gets Top Billing In MJH Name Change

Martha Jefferson Hospital has changed its name and logo to give top billing to the corporate parent.

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Feds Oppose Maureen McDonnell Appeal

Federal prosecutors oppose overturning Maureen McDonnell's corruption convictions.

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Dittmar To Announce Run For Congress

Jane Dittmar will announce September 17th that she's running for Congress.

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Councilors Delay Decision On YMCA

City councilors delay a decision on amending a ground-lease for the YMCA at McIntire Park.

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UVA Agrees With Feds About File Release

UVA sides with the U.S. Department of Education on blocking a release of documents involving last year's Rolling Stone article.

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Magazine Lists UVA As #3 Public School

A magazine lists UVA as the nation's #3 public university and 26th among all of America's national universities.

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Vicki Gardner Released From Hospital

The woman who was wounded by gunfire last month while she was being interviewed by a TV crew is out of the hospital.

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“Y” Pool Named In Honor Of AHS Graduate

The proposed YMCA in McIntire Park has a name for its recreation pool.

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Jobless Rate Down In July

The jobless rate across our region dropped between June and July.


UVA Hosts Notre Dame In Home Opener

Virginia will take on the Fighting Irish for the home opener at Scott Stadium.

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Small Fire At Hotel Near I-64

There was a small fire and brief evacuation of the Holiday Inn-Monticello.

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Big Changes This Week On 29 North

The daily commute might change beginning Wednesday night for drivers along the 29 corridor.

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Dispute Over Judgeship Continues

A local Republican says Governor McAuliffe is wrong when he says he can make a permanent appointment to the Virginia Supreme Court.

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Supervisors Get Feedback On Drones

Several Albemarle supervisors are hearing from neighbors who are nervous about drones.

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Area Women Participate In Four Miler

Many area women took part in this year's four-miler on Garth Road.

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Attorney Ben Dick Has Passed Away

Local attorney and Foxfield Racing Association President Ben Dick has died in Winchester.


Warner Will Vote For Iran Deal

U.S. Senator Mark Warner says he will support a deal with Iran that the Obama administration has negotiated.

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County Police Forum On Body Cameras

The Albemarle Police Department wants feedback on the use of body cameras.


City Schools Boast More Diverse Faculty

City school officials say they have had better success this year hiring black teachers.

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Flashing Yellow Arrow Coming To Shadwell

A new traffic light is coming to the Shadwell intersection of 250 East and Route 22.

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Flooded Back Roads In Greene, Augusta

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Some back roads in Greene and Augusta are closed because of rain-swollen creeks and rivers.

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Officials Hand Out Cards Listing Rights

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The city's police department and Office of Human Rights are distributing cards that will let middle and high school kids know their rights.

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