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Charlottesville Right Now

Charlottesville Right Now

Weekdays from 4 – 6pm
We go beyond the headlines, digging deeper into stories that matter to you.
It’s local talk, local issues, local radio at it’s very best!
Join NewsRadio 1070 WINA’s Les Sinclair weekdays for the news and newsmakers of the day.
Join the conversation at 434-977-1070
Charlottesville Right Now is Front Page Radio.

economy

Monday, July 21, 201407/21/2014

Ann Lang

Ann Lang, Senior Economist with VA Employment Commission, joins Les Sinclair to explore Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment numbers.

belmont_bridge

Monday, July 21, 201407/21/2014

Jim Rounsevell

Jim Rounsevell is a proponent of an underpass replacing the Belmont Bridge. The City Council meets tonight. Jim Rounsevell joins Les Sinclair to talk about how he thinks it’ll go.

Blue Ridge Food Bank

Friday, July 18, 201407/18/2014

Michael McKee

Michael McKee is the CEO of BRAFB and joins Les Sinclair to talk about Restaurant Week. Blue Ridge Area Food Bank receives one dollar from each meal purchased.

USGS

Friday, July 18, 201407/18/2014

Morgan Moschetti USGS

Morgan Moschetti is a research geophysicist at U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). He joins Les Sinclair to talk about the increased possibility of larger and more damaging earthquakes in our area.

Traffic Cones

Thursday, July 17, 201407/17/2014

Russ Rader

Russ Rader is the Senior Vice President, Communications for the IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and joins Les Sinclair to tell us about recommendations for used vehicles for teens.

http://www.iihs.org/iihs/news/desktopnews/iihs-issues-recommendations-on-used-vehicles-for-teens-after-research-finds-many-arent-driving-the-safest-ones

Radio

Thursday, July 17, 201407/17/2014

Jason Konvicka

Jason Konvicka is a partner with Allen & Allen and joins Les Sinclair to talk about the Fridays After Five presentation for their Hometown Heroes.

See all the Heroes here: http://www.allenandallen.com/hometown-heroes/

Virginia Lottery

Thursday, July 17, 201407/17/2014

John Hagerty

John Hagerty is a spokesperson with the Virginia Lottery and joins Les Sinclair to warn us about lottery scams and how you can stay protected.

More info at www.VaLottery.com

Fluco seal 620

Thursday, July 17, 201407/17/2014

Christina Dimeo Guseman

Christina Dimeo Guseman of the “Fluvanna Review” joins Les Sinclair to discuss latest information on the proposed new development in Fluvanna County.

http://www.fluvannareview.com/

spy top secret espionage

Wednesday, July 16, 201407/16/2014

Frank M. Ahearn

Frank Ahearn, a consultant who helps people disappear. He joins Les Sinclair to talk about privacy and how you might be able to regain some of yours.

business

Wednesday, July 16, 201407/16/2014

Grant Lahmann

Grant Lahmann of the Small Business Majority joins Les Sinclair with details about tomorrows event to help small business owners with Affordable Care Act.

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Latest Stories

in National

Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

in National

Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

in Entertainment

Third ‘Night at the Museum’ marks final film for Williams, Rooney

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The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."

in Local, Virginia Assembly

Morrissey Resigns – Will Run For Seat Again

State Capitol (JT)

An embattled lawmaker is resigning after being convicted of contributing to the delinquency of a minor, but he'll run again for the seat he's vacating.

in Charlottesville City, Local

Police Seek Info On Cherry Avenue Break-In

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City Police say somebody broke into a house early Thursday on Cherry Avenue and went into a child's bedroom.