News

UVA Marching Band Invited To 2015 Macy’s Parade

UVA Marching Band Invited To 2015 Macy’s Parade

Photo: WINA

Students in the University Of Virginia Marching Band have many reasons to celebrate. To their surprise, UVA officials had submitted an application for the Cavaliers to play in November 2015 at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Wesley Whatley, who represents the Macy’s Parade, says 175 bands applied and UVA is on the list of ten schools that were invited. The Wahoo students now has 18 months to raise the money for a trip to New York City.

Latest News

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Martese Johnson To Speak At TEDx

Fresh
Johnson Martese Watkins Daniel 2 (DZ)

The UVA student at the center of a controversial arrest by ABC agents will be a guest speaker at the upcoming TEDx Charlottesville.

in Music

Jack White to play on Colbert’s ‘Late Show’

jackwhite

Jack White's band The Dead Weather are to give their first live performance in five years.

in Entertainment

Why Bill Murray is in the new ‘Ghostbusters’ movie

24-overlay

After spending a quarter of a century not agreeing to be in "Ghostbusters 3" as Peter Venkman, Bill Murray recently signed on to Paul Feig’s reboot of the franchise.

in Entertainment, Sports

Will Smith to take on NFL coverup

21-overlay

"Concussion" is based on Dr. Bennet Omalu, who was the first to discover the existence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (or CTE): a disease of the brain found in athletes with a history of repetitive brain trauma.

in Entertainment, Lifestyle

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate this September

birthday

On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!