News

McAuliffe Trumpets His First 100 Days As Governor

McAuliffe Trumpets His First 100 Days As Governor

Photo: WINA

Governor McAuliffe says he’s accomplished a lot during his first 100 days in office. McAuliffe has told state agency heads his administration has helped create more than 5000 jobs since he took office in January. Republican members of the General Assembly have criticized the Democratic governor’s first three months. Democrats and the GOP disagree about proposals to expand Medicaid eligibility to as many as 400,000 low income residents. It’s led to a stalemate over Virginia’s next budget.

 

Latest News

2 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

Madison Man Charged In Shooting

Fresh
Kilby Preston 050416

A Madison County man is accused of shooting another man last month.

2 hours ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: In-fighting is entertaining in ‘Captain America: Civil War’

Fresh
13-overlay

"Civil War" stands out as certainly the biggest of the stand-alones, and among the best because of what it has in common with the better films in the Marvel universe: the conflict is deeply human, told humorously, and best enjoyed if you don't overthink it.

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

First Tee Returns To Area

Fresh
First Tee Virginia Blue Ridge logo (sent to us)

An organization that promotes golf and sportsmanship values for young people is returning to the area.

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

Ruling On Same-Sex Alimony Cases

Gavel 2 (clipart)

The State Supreme Court has ruled alimony does not need to be paid to a former spouse who's in a new relationship with a member of the same sex.

4 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Local Man Admits To Phony Cancer Scheme

Prison Fence and Wire (clipart)

A local resident has admitted to being involved in a phony cancer scheme.