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Charlottesville Right Now

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Friday, January 23, 201501/23/2015

Tim Hulbert

Charlottesville regional chamber of Commerce President, Tim Hulbert, joins Les Sinclair on the proposed new legislation to make it easier for business owners to estimate personal property tax items.

golden apple

Friday, January 23, 201501/23/2015

Dr. Matt Hass

Assistant Superintendent Dr. Matt Hass joins Les Sinclair to let us know that the Golden Apple Awards are now accepting nominations.

Albemarle Fire & Rescue Vehicle

Thursday, January 22, 201501/22/2015

Chief Charles Werner

Charlottesville Fire Dept. Chief Charles Werner joins Les Sinclair to explain the new ranking form the Insurance Services Office.

Vote Signs (from clipart)

Thursday, January 22, 201501/22/2015

Thomas Talhelm

UVA Doctorial candidate, Thomas Talhelm talks with Les Sinclair about how Liberals and Conservatives think like they’re from different cultures.


Thursday, January 22, 201501/22/2015

Thomas Carr

Thomas Carr joins Les Sinclair to discuss the American Lung Assn’s “F” rating for Virginia.



Thursday, January 22, 201501/22/2015

Dennis Rooker

Dennis Rooker, former Albemarle County Supervisor and proponent of the Rt. 29 Solutions Package, talks with Les Sinclair about Delegate Rob Bell’s budget amendment.


Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

Professor Douglas Laycock

The Supreme Court rules 9-0 for Muslim inmate who wants to grow beard. UVA Professor Douglas Laycock argued the case before the court and Les Sinclair talks with him about it.

Road overhead 4 lanes overpass (clipart)

Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

Lou Hatter

Lou Hatter of VDOT joins Les Sinclair to talk about the 3 firms submitting price proposals for Route 29 Solutions Projects.


Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

Melinda Crawford

Melinda Crawford, Executive Director of Charlottesville Albemarle Regional Airport, joins Les Sinclair to discuss the record numbers of passengers going through the airport in 2014.

Tuesday, January 20, 201501/20/2015

Leora Friedberg

UVA Economist, Leora Friedberg talks with Les Sinclair about rare empirical evidence of love.


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