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Shawn Colvin & Steve Earle

Starr Hill Presents is proud to announce Grammy Award winning singer-songwriters Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle coming to the Paramount Theater on Wednesday, September 17th. “Songs and Stories, Together Onstage” features the two esteemed artists sharing the stage for a rousing night of song swapping, duets, storytelling and stellar guitar playing. The evening promises to be a rich and inspiring musical experience as these two long-time friends and mutual admirers share music from their extensive catalogues as well as some of their favorite songs by other classic songwriters.

 

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Route 29 Town Hall

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Latest meeting focused on a parallel road between Berkmar Dr. and Ashwood Blvd.

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Missing Person Case Involving UVA Student

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Authorities say a UVA student, 18-year-old Hannah Elizabeth Graham, is missing.

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Fenwick Favors Having Special Prosecutor Investigate City Office

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City Councilman Bob Fenwick welcomes having a special prosecutor investigate the Registrar's Office.

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Dominion Expands Its Investments In Solar Energy

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Dominion Virginia Power is expanding its investments in solar energy.

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Governor, Top Lawmakers Give Details On Budget Deal

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Governor McAuliffe has an agreement with General Assembly leaders on how to reduce the state budget.

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GM offers compensation for 19 deaths related to ignition switch

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General Motors will pay compensation for 19 deaths, more than the 13 the automaker previously admitted were caused by the recalled part.

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Apple receives record orders for new iPhone

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Apple says it had more than 4 million pre-orders of its new iPhone in 24 hours, exceeding its initial pre-order supply.

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U.S. to help train people to spot potential violent extremists

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The U.S. government launched a program to stop radicalized young people joining extremist groups fighting in Syria and Iraq.

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Minimum-wage hike finds hope in the heartland

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The push to raise the minimum wage has largely found success in liberal-leaning states, but could make headway in the conservative heartland.

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Obama to detail plans on Ebola offensive tomorrow

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The President is expected to detail a plan to boost America's involvement in mitigating the Ebola outbreak.

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Chinese city sidewalk offers ‘cell phone’ lane

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The special path offers a lane for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going.

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Gun-toting woman threatens boy over clarinet practice

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Sheriff's deputies in Colorado arrested a woman who pointed a rifle at her neighbor's 11-year-old son during music practice.

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Police: Man hid drugs in D.A.R.E. doll

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A 22-year-old New York was arrested after allegedly hiding LSD and cocaine inside a stuffed animal.

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Police: Shoplifter makes ‘slow-speed’ wheelchair getaway

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Police in Michigan say they arrested a woman for driving away in a $1,200 motorized wheelchair shopping cart full of stolen goods.

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Burglar busted while napping with stolen jewels

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Police say an accused burglar stayed snoozing next to a bag of jewelry he was swiping from a home despite deputies snapping pictures of him.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kmart’s ‘Not a Christmas’ commercial

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The retailer is back with another funny commercial, this time focusing on the fact that it's not even Halloween yet - so it's too early for Christmas!

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Chinese city sidewalk offers ‘cell phone’ lane

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The special path offers a lane for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going.

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Gene Simmons launching music reality show

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The new show will pit bands against each other with Simmons deciding their fates.

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Michael Ealy to play civil rights activist

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The "Think Like a Man" star has been cast as civil rights activist Dr. Gilbert Mason in an upcoming biopic.

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LAPD detains ‘Django Unchained’ actress

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Actress Daniele Watts has accused officers of brutality and racism after being detained while with her boyfriend.

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Amy Winehouse honored with hometown statue

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The unveiling of the life-sized, brass sculpture fell on what would have been the "Back to Black" hitmaker's 31st birthday.

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‘Frozen’ attraction set for Disney World

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The new attraction will offer fans the chance to meet Princess Anna and Queen Elsa.

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Pope marries couples who have cohabited, had children

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Pope Francis married 20 couples on Sunday in the latest sign that the Argentine pontiff wants the church to be more open.

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Rory McIlroy’s amazing tee shot

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The golfer's tee shot goes left into the trees and somehow lands in the pocket of a spectator!

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