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Charlottesville Right Now

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Monday, November 3, 201411/03/2014

Dr. Robert Roberts

Political Science Professor Robert Roberts joins Les Sinclair to talk about Tuesday’s elections.

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Monday, November 3, 201411/03/2014

Rodell Tolliver

Sedona Taphouse manager Rodell Tolliver, joins Les Sinclair. Sedona Taphouse has again generously offered up the month of November of their Steak out for Charity event in support of the Toy Lift!

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Monday, November 3, 201411/03/2014

Geoffrey Skelley

Geoffrey Skelley Associate Editor of Sabato’s Crystal Ball at UVA Center for Politics, joins Les Sinclair to discuss Tuesday’s elections.

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Friday, October 31, 201410/31/2014

Jesse Matthew (Fairfax)

Jesse Matthew appeared via video in Fairfax, VA, where he’s charged in connection with a sexual assault in 2005

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Friday, October 31, 201410/31/2014

Bill Harwood

CBS News Space Consultant Bill Harwood says Virgina Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo was on a test flight and no one knows yet why it exploded.


Friday, October 31, 201410/31/2014

Rich Jones

Rich Jones joins Les Sinclair to share some safety tips for this weekend!


Friday, October 31, 201410/31/2014

Bri Warner

Bri Warner is with the Charlottesville Albemarle Convention and Visitor Bureau and talks with Les Sinclair about the 1100 visitors from North Carolina who’ll arrive in town Saturday, by train, to enjoy our fall foliage.


Friday, October 31, 201410/31/2014

Postal Surveillance

We don’t know how many REQUESTS there were, to track Americans’ mail. But we DO know the US Postal Service APPROVED nearly 50-thousand of them. Rob Nixon of The New York Times explains what has happened.

Chocolate covered strawberries on a plate.

Friday, October 31, 201410/31/2014

Dr. Anita Neel

Dr. Anita Neel, of Aesthetic Dentestry of Charlottesville, joins Les Sinclair to discuss how to properly care for your (and your kid’s) teeth after Halloween trick-or-treating.


Thursday, October 30, 201410/30/2014

Amanda Nicholson

Amanda Nicholson, Director of Outreach. talks with Les Sinclair about the raven that has recently had a feather transplant using bamboo shoots.

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