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Supervisors To Hold Another Hearing On Western Bypass

The Albemarle supervisors will hold a public hearing February 19th on the western bypass.

Home Sales: Double-Digit Percentage Increase In 2013

Home sales in the region were up 10% during 2013 compared to 2012.

Duke Holds off Virginia 69-65

DURHAM, N.C. — Rasheed Sulaimon hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 18.8 seconds left and No. 23 Duke beat Virginia 69-65…

City Democrats Pick New Leaders

Charlottesville Democrats have picked new leaders and chosen representation on the city's electoral board

Virginia Hammers Wake Forest, 74-51

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Malcolm Brogdon scored 14 points and Virginia started the game with a 22-6 run and never let up in an easy 74-51 victory against Wake Forest on Wednesday night.

Dittmar Elected Supervisors Chair; McKeel Vice-Chair

Jane Dittmar is the new chair of the Albemarle Board of Supervisors.

Fairfax Police Investigate Random Stabbing Of Pre-teen

Fairfax County Police are searching for suspects the stabbing of a 12-year-old.

Mavs Sink Wizards

Washington, DC) -- Monta Ellis posted 23 points with five rebounds to help the Mavericks pull past the Wizards, 87-78, at the Verizon Center.

CAT Begins New Routes Saturday

Charlottesville Area Transit will make many changes to its bus routes beginning Saturday.

One Dead And Two Injured In Collision On Route 53

One person has died and two others were injured in a two-car collision on Route 53 in Albemarle County.

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Today in entertainment history: Feb. 11

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People gather next to tributes placed near a mural of British singer David Bowie by artist Jimmy C, in Brixton, south London, Monday, Jan. 11, 2016. Bowie, the other-worldly musician who broke pop and rock boundaries with his creative musicianship, nonconformity, striking visuals and a genre-spanning persona he christened Ziggy Stardust, died of cancer Sunday aged 69. He was born in Brixton. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

8 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Matthew Lawyers Have Revised Deadline

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The defense lawyers for Jesse Matthew have a revised deadline for requesting a change of venue, if they want to go that route.

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Augusta School Bus Crash Injures Kids

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An Augusta County school bus carrying middle and high school kids crashed Wednesday afternoon in the Fishersville area.

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House Okays Use Of Electric Chair

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The House of Delegates has approved legislation that would let prison officials execute inmates in the electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.

13 hours ago in Albemarle County, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, Virginia Assembly

Amended Threshold For Reckless Driving

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The State Senate has approved a bill that prevents drivers from being charged with reckless driving if they're going only 11 miles above the speed limit.