The city plans to convert the Hope Community Center on 11th Street N.W. into an alternative school for middle and high school kids. Former City Councilor Holly Edwards (pictured) believes the building will be a useful addition to the Charlottesville schools. Edwards wants to name it in honor of Rebecca Fuller McGinnis, who was born in 1892 and lived to be 107 years old. McGinnis taught several generations of Charlottesville school kids.
Albemarle SAT scores are higher than both state and national figures.
The "Before We Go" director talks about pulling his film together and how being in the Marvel world makes it easier to get movies off the ground.
City Police say 31-year-old Jason Lee Shifflett was found shot to death early Thursday morning inside his trailer on Carlton Avenue.
A man struck and killed by a train Wednesday night in Crozet was 22-year-old Matthew Michael Shannon.