Local winemakers’ grape crops weren’t the only ones facing danger in the recent late spring frosts. Tim Henley of Henley’s Orchard in Albemarle County says half of his peach crop was literally nipped in the bud by cold temeratures. His apple crop was also affected, but not to the same extent. Henley says Jack Frost actually did him a favor by thinning the peach crop. He’s found a full crop typically leaves him with more peaches than he knows what to do with.
The city needs to remove chloramines to improve air quality, stop corrosion and remove health threats.
An unknown threat detected in mid-flight forced a Sky West passenger jet to return to the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport Tuesday afternoon.
Authorities searched the home of Subway pitchman Jared Fogle, about two months after the executive director of his nonprofit foundation was arrested on child pornography charges.
Repair work will close Smith Pool for seven weeks for repairs beginning July 13th.