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Did you hear about a website or an online link on one of WINA’s shows or in the news?  Check here.  Maybe you’ll find the one you’re looking for.
WINA Morning News 12.12.14

CNET has a great online guide to tech gifts.
WINA Morning News 12.11.14
The 2014 Tailgate & Donate Silver Lining Blood Drive is Sunday at St. Anne’s Belfield Upper Campus.  You can email to make an appointment (or just walk in!)
WINA Morning News 12.5.14
Get all of the details on today’s Toy Lift.
The Soho Center is a local organization that is a global resource for child literacy.
The Soho Center also oversees the Virginia Health Information Project.
WINA Morning News 12.1.14
Toy Lift is this Friday
WINA Morning News 11.28.14
ARC of the Piedmont has their first annual Santa Fun Run/Stroll Sunday 12/7.
WINA Morning News 11.26.14
WINA Morning News 11.21.14
Monticello has a ton of cool Holiday programs.
WINA Morning News 11.17.14
VDOT has posted a computer simulation video that shows the concept of a grade-separated interchange at Rio Road.
WINA Morning News 11.13.14
Our United Way has put together a list of holiday volunteer opportunities.
WINA Morning News 11.11.14
The Concert for Valor is tonight at 7pm on HBO (which should be free to everyone tonight!)
WINA Morning News 11.4.14
They’ve narrowed it to the final four so now you can name the new Charlottesville Valley League Baseball Team on Facebook (“Charlottesville Baseball 2015″)  or on Twitter (@cvillebase2015, #namecvillesteam).
The Charlottesville Family History Center hosts the 2014 Charlottesville Family History Conference this Saturday.
WINA Morning News 10.29.14
Mike Kelly is the author of “The Bus on Jaffa Road.”
CBS reporter Reese Erlich has a new book “Inside Syria” which gives great insight into ISIS and the situation on the ground in the Middle East.
WINA Morning News 10.24.14
Homebrew for Hunger is this Sunday at Fifth Season to benefit the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank.
WINA Morning News 10.22.14
The Virginia Department of Health has a compendium of ebola resources.
WINA Morning News 10.21.14 is a new site that rates the effectiveness of every Representative since 1973.
Mark Will-Weber is the author of “Mint Julips with Teddy Roosevelt.”
WINA Morning News 10.15.14
You can name the new Charlottesville Valley League Baseball Team on Facebook (“Charlottesville Baseball 2015″)  or on Twitter (@cvillebase2015, #namecvillesteam).
WINA Morning News 10.1.14
Martha’s Market starts 10/9 with their preview party.
WINA Morning News 9.30.14
Best selling author Thomas Cahill’s new book is Heretics and Heroes.
WINA Morning News 9.29.14
Four County Players presents Broadway’s Sparkling Diamonds and Hidden Gems: A Teen Musical Revue this weekend.
WINA Morning News 9.24.14
 Tickets go on sale tomorrow morning at 9am for the 2015 Virginia Festival of the Book.
WINA Morning News 9.22.14
WINA Morning News 9.15.14
WINA Morning News 9.15.14
The free 2014 Folklife Apprenticeship Showcase is this Sunday.
WINA Morning News 9.3.14
The Lockn’ Music Festival starts tomorrow..
WINA Morning News 8.29.14
Follow along with the Route 29 Solutions Project.
WINA Morning News 8.26.14
JMRL should be in the new Northside Library early next year.
WINA Morning News 8.25.14
Meet Yer Eats on Labor Day!
WINA Morning News 8.19.14
Peter Sheras wrote the book on bullying – “Your Child Bully or Victim.”
WINA Morning News 8.15.14

The Building Goodness Battle of the Bands & Rockin’ Auction is 9/19 but you can get tix and vote now!

UVA’s Meet the Teams Day is this Sunday at JPJ.
WINA Morning News 8.11.14
WINA Morning News 7.31.14
Charlottesville is unveiling the final plan for West Main Street.
The Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society is looking for nominations for their Preservation Award and for their Endangered Places list.
Brooke & Luther Fedora from the Horse & Hound Gastropub have published their first cookbook – The Foodie’s Beer Book!
WINA Morning News 7.30.14
The Chamber of Commerce is convening the 2014 Jobs Action Agenda Summit.
WINA Morning News 7.22.14
Here are the designs for the Belmont Bridge including the “Enhanced Bridge” which is the one City Council decided upon.
Abundance Organizing has lots of tips for getting rid of stuff.
WINA Morning News 7.17.14
The Family Handyman has tons of home tips (including the summer storm-readiness tips we got this morning).
WINA Morning News 7.15.14
WINA Morning News 7.4.14
Is there anything more American than Moonshine?
WINA Morning News 7.3.14
You could Solarize YOUR home.
WINA Morning News 7.2.14
Charlottesville is getting a new Valley League baseball team in 2015!
The City Schoolyard Garden is now it’s own non-profit organization.
WINA Morning News 6.30.14
Here are all of details of Monticello’s 4th of July celebration
WINA Morning News 6.18.14
CNET has a live blog from the Amazon (smartphone) announcement this afternoon.
WINA Morning News 6.17.14
The Better Business Challenge Awards are Thursday at the Paramount.
Groucho is here!
WINA Morning News 6.12.14
Wild Wolf Brewing Company (with the help of the Artisans Center of Virginia) is hosting Arts & Ales every weekend throughout the summer.
WINA Morning News 6.9.14
The second half schedule for Fridays After Five has been announced!
WINA Morning News 6.5.14
The Charlottesville Investment Collaborative has a wine tasting get together Saturday evening at Carter Mountain Orchard.
From Groucho to potty-mouthed puppets the Heritage Theatre Festival season is upon us!
WINA Morning News 6.4.14
Dominion Virginia Power has tips (and programs!!) to save you money on your bill this summer.
WINA Morning News 6.3.14
Books on Bikes is coming to a neighborhood near you.
WINA Morning News 5.30.14
Move 2 Health is unveiling Phase 2.
The Barbeque Exchange in Gordonsville is featured Tuesday night on Man Fire Food.
WINA Morning News 5.29.14
The 100 Black Men of Central Virginia chapter is always looking for mentors, particularly in the counties surrounding Albemarle and Charlottesville.
WINA Morning News 5.28.14
The Crozet Car Show is this Saturday.
WINA Morning News 5.27.14
Jefferson’s Poplar Forest has plenty of events that would make a great day trip!
WINA Morning News 5.26.14
The Charlottesville Business Innovation Council hosts their 2014 Awards Gala this Thursday night.
WINA Morning News 5.6.14
Give4Good Charlottesville is underway now for 24 hours of online giving!
The CATEC DIY Build Off is this Saturday.
The local Virginia Cooperative Extension is offering a free “Starting a Food Business 101″ Class this Monday 95/13).
WINA Morning News 5.1.14
WINA Morning News 4.30.14
Know someone who’s made a difference through art?  Nominate them for the Mildred W. Spicer Arts Fund Award..
WINA Morning News 4.23.14
The 6th and final Lunch & Learn from the Better Business Challenge is tomorrow (and it’s free!).
If you live in Charlottesville you’ll be getting your very first Stormwater Utility Fee bill next week
WINA Morning News 4.21.14
We talked to the women from UVA Children’s Fitness Clinic on this morning’s Live Well segment.
Historic Garden Week starts this Saturday.
The Big Auto Roundup to help benefit CARS is this Thursday through Sunday ta the JPJ Arena.
WINA Morning News 4.15.14
Dominion Virginia Power has several fuel assistance programs.
WINA Morning News 4.7.14
Sarah Wilson’s book, “I Quit Sugar” is available in stores tomorrow.
WINA Morning News 4.4.14
The 3rd Annual Tom Tom Festival starts this Wednesday.
WINA Morning News 4.1.14
Fridays After Five starts Apri 18th.
The Local Food Hub may get into flash freezing local food.
WINA Morning News 3.28.14
The Albemarle Police Dept.’s first annual Flag Football Tournament to benefit Special Olympics is Sunday 4/13 at Scott Stadium.  You ca email Sgt Steven Wilkins at for info or to register your team.
WINA Morning News 3.27.14
VDOT has live video streaming of today’s Rt. 29 Advisory Panel Meeting.
WINA Morning News 3.26.14
The Charlottesville Area Tree Stewards are giving away $25 tree vouchers this weekend.
WINA Morning News 3.20.14
WINA Morning News 3.13.14
You can join the Crowdsourcing effort to help scan satellite images for the missing Malaysian jetliner.
WINA Morning News 3.12.14
Democracy Vineyards wil be one of the many at this year’s Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Festival.
Meredith Cole is part of the VA Festival of the Book.
WINA Morning News 3.10.14
Cville Enrolls is a great info source if you haven’t signed up for health insurance.
WINA Morning News 3.10.14
The annual Virginia Tornado Drill is tomorrow at 9:45am.
WINA Morning News 2.28.14
The CVACB is holding a photo contest that you could win!
Tickets go on sale today for The Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Festival.
Sign up your team for Literacy Volunteers’ Wordplay! April 16th.
WINA Morning News 2.21.14
First Baptist Church has a free gospel music show (and optional fundraiser) Saturday featuring the Black Voices Gospel Choir.
Play On! Theater has a new home and spring schedule!
WINA Morning News 2.19.14
Here is the letter from the Federal government concerning the Western Bypass.
WINA Morning News 2.17.14
UVA’s Club Red is a heart-healthy asset for all women.
WINA Morning News 2.11.14
You can celebrate International Random Acts of Kindness Week by volunteering through the United Way.
WINA Morning News 2.6.14
The Weldon Cooper Center has issued a report on the SNAP program in Virginia.
The Alzheimer’s Association has a special information site for African Americans, whom statistically have a higher rate of alzheimers occurance.
WINA Morning News 1.22.14
There is a fund set up to assist the Albemarle man who’s family perished in the fire Saturday morning.
WINA Morning News 1.21.14
If you have a business idea you might want to check out the Charlottesville Community Investment Collaborative.
WINA Morning News 1.20.14
We talked to Ray Kline from Love INC during our Live Well segment.
WINA Morning News 1.15.14
Local restaurants are Remembering Richard Bean and you can also make contributions to assure Double H Farm continues on.
WINA Morning News 1.14.14
You can nominate someone for the Governor’s Volunteerism Awards.
WINA Morning News 1.9.14
The TJ Area United Way is again offering tax prep assistance for qualifying individuals and families this year and, if you meet the qualifications, even a chance to file for free for households making less than $58,000 a year.
WINA Morning News 1.8.14
Convenience centers will be a hot topic at the Albemarle BoS meeting this evening.
WINA Morning News 12.29.13
Here’s everything you need to know about First Night Virginia.
WINA Morning News 12.12.13
Here’s the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-QX10 camera that Santa Jude from Crutchfield was talking about.
WINA Morning News 11.29.13
The holiday events at Monticello kick off this Sunday.
WINA Morning News 11.28.13
You can donate to the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank today!
The Senior Center has a community pot luck Thanksgiving feast open to everyone today.
The Santa Fund is underway!
WINA Morning News 11.22.13
Virginia Sports has live video coverage of tonight’s women’s NCAA tournament soccer game.
WINA Morning News 11.15.13
Virginia Sports has live video coverage of tonight’s women’s NCAA tournament soccer game.
Ashlawn Highland has their annual free open house day for local residents this Sunday.
TEDxCharlottesville is today and you can watch the live stream on their website.
WINA Morning News 11.14.13
CATEC is doing a spaghetti dinner fundraiser to benefit the Red Cross Philippines Relief Effort this Wednesday 11/20.
 Soul Proof is the book (and website) of Dr. Mark Pitstick.

WINA Morning News 11.11.13
Dr. Kristin Koch from Evolution Hearing was our Live Well specialist this morning.
Parade Rest helps veterans and active military members – AND their families – every day.
WINA Morning News 10.24.13
Twizted Creationz Haunted Attraction is just north of Waynesboro and runs through Saturday 11/2.
The James River Association has info for things we can each do to make our river(s) healthier.
WINA Morning News 10.22.13
Cville is your LOCAL first stop for help with this healthcare stuff!
WINA Morning News 10.17.13
The Great Shake Out is today at 10:17am!
The Virginia Youth Violence Project has great info for parents on how to deal with bullying and cyberbullying.
WINA Morning News 10.10.13
The 8th Teen Culture Conference is Monday at UVA.
WINA Morning News 10.9.13
They released the full schedule for this year’s Virginia Film Festival and tickets go on sale Friday at 12:01am!
WINA Morning News 10.6.13
The Strangest Angels – who met and started performing together at Charlottesville Waldorf School – have released their first EP!
WINA Morning News 10.3.13
The SPCA’s Critter Ball is Friday 10/18.
You can “Light Up the Savings” with the Better Business Challenge that kicks off at lunch today!
WINA Morning News 10.2.13
The BRHBA Parade of Homes is this weekend and next..
WINA Morning News 10.1.13 is open for business (except the site is crashing because of heavy traffic!) The specific page for information for Virginia residents is
WINA Morning News 9.30.13
Already missing “Breaking Bad?”  You could own a pice of the show’s history!
WINA Morning News 9.26.13
The fall Foxfield Races are this Sunday!
Jeanne Robertson is coming to the Paramount Friday October 4th.  You have got to check her out because she is one of the funniest people we’ve heard in a long time.
Sojourners Church of Christ at the corner of Elliot and Monticello is going to host an information/q&a program about the new Healthcare stuff Saturday October 19th.
WINA Morning News 9.24.13
The TJPDC Fall Bike and Pedestrian Count kicks off this Sunday and they still need volunteers!
WINA Morning News 9.18.13
Tomtoberfest kicks off next Wednesday with the Candidate Forum.
Tickets for the Festival of the Book‘s three paid events go on sale tomorrow at 9am.
WINA Morning News 9.12.13
 The Virginia Folklife Program presents its tenth annual Folklife Apprenticeship Showcase on Sunday, September 15th, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the VFH Conference Center.
WINA Morning News 9.11.13
Zoe Romano is one of the speakers at TEDxCharlottesville.
Top of the Hops is Saturday at The nTelos Wireless Charlottesville Pavilion.
WINA Morning News 9.4.13
Ralph Cohen is one of the speakers at TEDxCharlottesville.
Terri Allard Hosts Songwriters In the Round: A Very Special Evening with Terri Allard, Thomas Gunn, and Jason Pollock this Saturday night as a fundraiser for Four County Players.
WINA Morning News 9.3.13
Walk. Bike. Dance. Play.  Move 2 Health kicks off Friday at Fridays After Five.
WINA Morning News 8.22.13
Rita Smith from Martha Jeff has loads of great recipes and nutrition tips on her Healthy Bites website.
WINA Morning News 8.21.13
Dawn Averitt, founder of The Well Project, will be one of the presenters at TEDxCharlottesville November 15th at The Paramount.
WINA Morning News 8.14.13
TEDxCharlottesville is coming to The Paramount November 15th.
WINA Morning News 8.12.13
The Chamber Minority Business Council hosts the 2013 Minority Business Conference September 17th.
Central Virginia SCORE is hosting an intro seminar and series of workshops on starting, growing and succeeding at your own business.
WINA Morning News 8.1.13
You can take the new Cville Map Lab daily survey and particpate in their Scavenger Hunt.
 CBS tech guru Larry Magid has full coverage of the Black Hat hacker’s conference in Vegas.
WINA Morning News 7.29.13
The new UVA Medical Park in Zion Crossroads opens August 26th.
WINA Morning News 7.26.13
If you feel like wasting some time online check out the Carlos Danger Name Generator to get your own alias.  Who knows? YOU could be the next Mayor of New York City!
WINA Morning News 7.25.13
Barrett Early Learning Center is closing August 16th barring some last minute intervention.
WINA Morning News 7.24.13
You can now register to vote online in Virginia!
 WINA Morning News 7.23.13
 The Charlottesville Community Health Fair is this Saturday in Washington Park.
WINA Morning News 7.19.13
The Heritage Theatre Festival is in (almost) full swing as “next to normal” opens Thursday night.
WINA Morning News 7.18.13
The Virginia Bar Association will live stream the July 20 debate of gubernatorial candidates Terry McAuliffe and Ken Cuccinelli starting at 11am.
WINA Morning News 7.12.13
The Charlottesville Free Clinic still has tickets and sponsorship packages for their benefit Loretta Lynn concert July 27th at the nTelos Wireless Downtown Pavilion..
WINA Morning News 7.11.13
Four County Players are doing “Godspell” starting two weeks from tomorrow.
WINA Morning News 6.26.13
Project 21 is “The National Leadership Network of Black Conservatives.”
WINA Morning News 6.24.13
Martha Jeff’s Rita Smith has tons of great healthy recipes and grilling ideas.
WINA Morning News 6.21.13
Grayson Clamp is the 3 year old miracle boy and about the cutest ever as he hears for the very first time!
The deadline to apply for Leadership Charlottesville is next Friday.
WINA Morning News 6.17.13
WINA Morning News 6.12.13
We are in the midst of the Look 3 Festival of the Photograph.
The Charlottesville Juneteenth Celebration is this Friday & Saturday at PVCC.
WINA Morning News 6.9.13
Did you know that you can opt your children out of the SOL’s?
WINA Morning News 6.8.13
L’etoile Restaurant will now prepare a specialty from the stuff YOU grow.
WINA Morning News 6.4.13
The JMRL has cool summer reading programs and events for everyone from kids to adults.
The Bike MS Event is this weekend and it’s not too late to sign up as an individual or team.
WINA Morning News 5.31.13
The 2013 Charlottesville Albemarle Kennel Club Dog Show is this Saturday and Sunday at Foxfield.
WINA Morning News 5.29.13
Crutchfield is hosting the Canon EOS Discovery Day this Saturday at the Double Tree.  Learn all about your DSLR camera!
The Music Resource Center has released their new CD from their student musicians.
WINA Morning News 5.28.13
The Spring Tribute to Wounded Warriers event is June 8th at Great Meadow.
WINA Morning News 5.24.13
The Rivanna Conservation Society has a number of cool events planned for June.
There’s a brand new all digital Drive In Theater in Goochland!
WINA Morning News 5.23.13
Tickets go on sale this morning at 10am for the Interlocken Festival September 5th-8th  in Nelson County.
WINA Morning News 5.22.13
Check out what Parade Rest has in store to honor our military families this Memorial Day .
Transition Charlottesville is having a Solar Cookout on Memorial Day.
WINA Morning News 5.18.13
Check out The Recycled House here in Charlottesville. WINA Morning News 5.16.13The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety in Ruckersville has new crash test results for small SUV’s… but the BIG news may be that you can actually go and watch them crash cars!The 19th Annual Ash Lawn-Highland Wine Festival  is this Saturday and Sunday. WINA Morning News 5.7.13The Shelter for Help in Emergency’s Design House benefit is underway now.    This is the weekend we Stamp Out Hunger.
WINA Morning News 4.30.13
The Montpelier Wine Festival is this weekend and they’ve also added free online classes on our Bill of Rights and the US Constitution.The Charlottesville Community Job Fair is tomorrow at the JPJ!

WINA Morning News 4.29.13

Dr. Neal Barnard was our guest for the Live Well segment talking about Power Foods for the Brain.   

WINA Morning News 4.24.13

UVA has an entire week of Earth-centric events to celebrate Earth Day.

The Four County Players open Taming of the Shrew on May 3rd.

WINA Morning News 4.23.13

LEAP is hosting a Healthy Home workshop tonight and they are taking applications for their Home Makeover contest.

The James River Runners 32nd Annual Chili Cook Off and Virginia Brewers Challenge is Saturday May 4th.

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