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Albemarle Police patch (use this one)

Wednesday, September 23, 201509/23/2015

Albemarle County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Reserve Deputies

Bankrate.com’s Greg McBride, talks with Les Sinclair about the challenges American’s are facing when it comes to savings. More info…

Real Estate For Sale Sign

Wednesday, September 23, 201509/23/2015

August Real Estate Report

Michael Guthrie, CEO and Managing Broker for Roy Wheeler Realty Co details the August Residential Real Estate Report and talks…


Wednesday, September 23, 201509/23/2015

Virginia Film Festival’s Adrenaline Film Project Open now

Virginia Film Festival launches the application process for the 12th Annual Adrenaline Film Project.  Dallas Simms, with VFF, explains with…

Johnson Martese Watkins Daniel (DZ)

Wednesday, September 23, 201509/23/2015

Reaction to the Martese Johnson Arrest Report

Daniel Watkins, attorney for Martese Johnson, discusses the arrest report, performed by the Virginia State Police with Les Sinclair.

YMCA McIntire Artist Rendering (sent to us) 080315

Tuesday, September 22, 201509/22/2015

YMCA gets a revised ground lease at McIntire Park

Kurt J. Krueger, YMCA Board Chairman, talks with Les Sinclair about the implications of the approval of the revised ground lease.


Tuesday, September 22, 201509/22/2015

Headliners Announced for the 22nd Virginia Festival of the Book

The twenty-second annual Virginia Festival of the Book will be held March 16-20, 2016 featuring the Loch Ness monster, World War II spies, U.S. Immigration policy, the 100th anniversary of the National Park System, and the Stinky Cheese Man to name a few.

Police car lights (from clipart)

Tuesday, September 22, 201509/22/2015

ABC Enforcement Expert Review Panel Delivers Final Report to Gov. McAuliffe

Virginia Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security, Brian Moran, talks with Les Sinclair about what’s included in the final report from the panel for ABC Enforcement.

Police car lights (from clipart)

Monday, September 21, 201509/21/2015

Police Community Forum happens Saturday (9/26)

Charlene Green, from the City Office of Human Rights, talks with Les Sinclair about this Saturday’s Community Forum.  A follow-up…


Monday, September 21, 201509/21/2015

New Report shows almost one of five families in Charlottesville and Albemarle lack the means to be self-sufficient

Ridge Schuyler talks with Les Sinclair about the Orange Dot Project Report.  It shows thousands lack self-sufficiency and what to…


Monday, September 21, 201509/21/2015

Children with cancer to be honored, remembered and celebrated at the CureSearch Walk

Annie Gould talks with Les Sinclair about this Saturday’s (9/26) Charlottesville CureSearch Walk. More info here.

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