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Teachers Plead For Higher Salaries

Many Albemarle County teachers have urged the school board to pursue higher salaries for their employees.

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Appropriations Chairman: State Workers Might Get More Pay

The chairman of the House Appropriations Committee says public employees might get salary increases.

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Illiness Prompts Hampden-Sydney To Call Off Classes

Hampden-Sydney College has called off classes until next week.

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Huja Not Running Again

Mayor Satyendra Huja has announced that he will not seek re-election to City Council.

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Many At UVA Resent Advice From Panhellenic Conference

Many University of Virginia students resent the advice being dispensed by the National Panhellenic Conference.

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Committee Rejects Proposal To Kill Virginia’s Ultrasound Law

A State Senate committee has rejected legislation that would overturn a law involving ultrasounds.

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UVA Hires Firm To Provide Off Grounds Security

UVA has hired a company to provide security in neighborhoods near the Grounds.

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Committee Kills Measure Eliminating Standardized Tests

A state senate committee has balked at legislation that would eliminate more standardized tests.

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Bill Linking Marijuana Derivatives To Epilepsy Clears Panel

A bill linking marijuana derivatives with epilepsy has been approved by a State Senate committee.

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Sororities Told To Avoid Fraternity Recruiting Events

Sorority members at UVA have been told to stay away from fraternity recruitment events this coming Saturday.

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Odor Control At Moores Creek Sewage Plant

The Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority gets a new odor control plan.

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Statewide Jobless Rate Drops To 4.8%

The statewide unemployment figure dropped to 4.8% in December.

House Panel Rejects Minimum Wage Hike

A bill that would've raised the state's minimum wage from $7.25 to $10 an hour over the course of two years dies in committee.

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Charlottesville Among Fastest Growing Localities

Charlottesville is one of the state's 25 fastest-growing localities.

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County Principals Discuss Importance Of Class Size

Principals tell Albemarle Superintendent and School Board about the importance of class sizes.

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Bill Protecting Gays In Workplace Advances

A State Senate committee approves legislation protecting gays in the workplace.

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Help Save Next Girl Group Sells T-Shirts

The Help Save the Next Girl organization sells t-shirts to promote safety for women.

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Sidewalk Projects Go On Display

You can check out some sidewalk projects Wednesday at Jack Jouett Middle School.

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Senate Panel Rejects Gun Control Proposal

A committee of the State Senate has rejected gun control measures.

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Democrats, Republicans Promote Competing Plans

The General Assembly's Republicans and Democrats have rival plans to improve life for Virginians.

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