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Habitat For Humanity Celebrates Belmont Cottages

Habitat For Humanity Celebrates Belmont Cottages

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Our region’s Habit for Humanity is celebrating the completion of a half-dozen new homes in the Belmont Cottages. The organization had a dedication ceremony Saturday afternoon for six new units (pictured) near Avon Street at the southern end of Charlottesville. Habitat for Humanity has many local partners including area banks and various Presbyterian and Episcopal churches.

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County Students Score High On SAT’s

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Democrats Unveil Background Check Petition

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With 2,800 signatures, they're not alone in their wish expand background checks for gun buyers.

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Chris Evans makes ‘Marvel’-ous directoral debut

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Man Murdered In Trailer On Carlton Avenue

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City Police say 31-year-old Jason Lee Shifflett was found shot to death early Thursday morning inside his trailer on Carlton Avenue.

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Man Killed By Train Identified

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A man struck and killed by a train Wednesday night in Crozet was 22-year-old Matthew Michael Shannon.