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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.

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Thursday, March 20, 201403/20/2014

Clare Brady

Clare Brady shares information about the NEDA walk at the University of Virginia.

Thursday, March 20, 201403/20/2014

Sarah Bucci

Sarah Bucci of Environment Virginia joins the show to do a bit of bragging about Virginia!

Money

Thursday, March 20, 201403/20/2014

Barbara Hutchinson

Barbara Hutchinson, Director of Community Initiatives for the United Way-Thomas Jefferson Area, to discuss the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Coalition and their free tax preparation program for eligible taxpayers.

Thursday, March 20, 201403/20/2014

Nicholas Drauschak

Nicholas Drauschak of the Red Cross joins us in the studio to discuss the rise in fire-related disasters here in Virginia.

Money (from clipart)

Wednesday, March 19, 201403/19/2014

Quinn Curtis

Quinn Curtis, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Virginia. He talks with Les Sinclair about benefits and what to look out for when investing in a 401(k).

Road CLIPART

Wednesday, March 19, 201403/19/2014

Tamara Rollison

Tamara Rollison of VDOT shares information on a recently announced advisory panel.

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Wednesday, March 19, 201403/19/2014

Kevin McFaden

Kevin McFaden of Virginia Foundation of the Humanities joins Les Sinclair to discuss the kickoff of this year’s Festival of the Book and what we can expect from the festivities.

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Wednesday, March 19, 201403/19/2014

Jill Schlessinger

CBS Business Analyst Jill Schlessinger talks with Les Sinclair about the possible timeframe on interest rate increases.

Graduation

Tuesday, March 18, 201403/18/2014

Jon Marcus

Jon Marcus joins Les Sinclair to talk about his article, College, Federal Financial Aid Increasingly Benefits the Rich.

WP-Money2

Tuesday, March 18, 201403/18/2014

Larry Miller

Attorney Larry Miller joins Les Sinclair to talk about lottery winnings.

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Fire Destroys Albemarle Home

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Still no word on what caused the fire on Hildridge Drive.

in Entertainment

‘Downton Abbey’ to end after season six

This photo released by PBS and Carnival Film and Television Limited shows, from left, Lesley Nicol as Mrs. Patmore, and Sophie McShera as Daisy, in a scene from season four of the Masterpiece TV series, "Downton Abbey." As it returns for its much-awaited fourth season, it remains a series about elegance, tradition and gentility, and the pressures of preserving them. The show premieres Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 9 pm ET on PBS.

Producers confirm that the next season of "Downton Abbey" will be the last.

in Sports

Aaron Hernandez trail delayed by bomb threat

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listens during a motion regarding jail phone recordings during his murder trial at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Hernandez is accused in the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

A bomb threat has delayed proceedings of the Aaron Hernandez murder trial.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, UVA

Martese Johnson Next Court Date May 28th

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During a brief hearing Thursday morning, the next court date for Martese Johnson was set for May 28th.

in National, World

Police search house of pilot who crashed A320

Police hold media away from the house where Andreas Lubitz lived in Montabaur, Germany, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Lubitz was the copilot on flight Germanwings 9525 that crashed with 150 people on board on Tuesday in the French Alps. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

The co-pilot of the airliner that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard, appears to have brought the plane down deliberately.