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jet missiles

Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

Ukraine Ceasefire Update

Les Sinclair explores with the help of CBS News the details of the Ukraine ceasefire.

tech wires

Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

Ahmed Abbasi

Professor Ahmed Abbasi is Director of McIntire’s Center for Business Analytics talks with Les Sinclair about Cybersecurity and the advantage of crowd-sourcing solutions.


Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

Lou Hatter

VDOT’s Lou Hatter has an update on what commuters can expect tonight and tomorrow.


Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

Jason Burch

Jason Burch of the Charlottesville-Albemarle Regional Airport joins Les Sinclair to discuss how the snowstorm will affect air travel in and out of Charlottesville.

Ice And Snow On Bushes And Trees With Road 2012 (RG)

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

Steve Travis

AccuWeather’s Steve Travis joins Les Sinclair to talk in-depth about the snowstorm.


Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

Lou Hatter

VDOT’s Lou Hatter checks in with the details about how they plan on handling the snow storm and what effects the snow will have on the “Best Buy” ramp.

keyboard lock

Friday, February 13, 201502/13/2015

Cyber-security and Financial Professionals

Katha Treanor, Senior Information Resources Specialist at the State Corporation Commission , talks with Les Sinclair about the need to talk with your financial professional about cyber-security


Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

Tracey Greene

Tracey Greene of The Charlottesville Business Innovation Council (CBIC) announces that nominations are now being accepted for the all-new CBIC Awards honoring Central Virginia’s most innovative tech-centric businesses and individuals.


Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

Allison Farole

Allison Farole, (Asst. Emergency Management Coordinator Charlottesville–UVA–Albemarle) talks with Les Sinclair about a Chamber sponsored event to help businesses be prepared for disaster and the CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) Training.

route 29

Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

Grant Gamble

Grant Gamble, of Smart29.org joins Les Sinclair to discuss the advancement of legal action against the Rt29-Rio Rd. interchange.

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