Albemarle County

James at Scottsville

Crackdown Against Illegal Behavior On James

Albemarle Police will be patrolling the James River in kayaks this summer to crack down against illegal behavior.

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Big Increase In Local Jobless Rate

The unemployment rate in the Charlottesville region shot up during May.

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Breastfeeding Advocates Celebrate New Law

Breastfeeding advocates are celebrating a new Virginia law.

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Tree Trimming Meeting For Keswick Area

There's a meeting next week for Keswick area residents concerning tree trimming along the 22/231 corridor.

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Superintendent Rosa Atkins Gets Pay Raise

The Charlottesville School Board is boosting the salary of Superintendent Rosa Atkins by 2%.

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New Traffic Laws Start July 1st

New Virginia traffic laws take effect July 1st.

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Trucks Collide With Huge Backup On I-64

The driver of a tractor-trailer who slammed his rig into a second vehicle on Interstate 64 has been charged with reckless driving.

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Ralston Retires As Social Services Director

Kathy Ralston has retired after 18 years at the helm of Albemarle's Social Services Department.

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Deer Urine Banned To Lure Targets

State game wardens won't let hunters use deer urine to lure a target.

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Albemarle Fireworks Permit Fee Skyrockets

There's been a huge increase in the cost of a fireworks permit in Albemarle County, going from $75 to $600.

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Bob Pippin Hoping To Sue Over Job Loss

The wife of the Scottsville man who was missing for a week says he was without medication because he can't afford insurance.

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Honorary Street Recognizes R. A. Johnson

The city has a new honorary street that recognizes the late R. A. Johnson, a prominent local pastor.

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Voter Registration On July 4th

You can sign up from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Monticello.

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Outer Banks Shark Victim Doing Better

His condition has gone from critical to serious, but his body has yet to heal from multiple shark bites.

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UVA Responds To Suit Filed Against Ex-Swimmers

UVA responds to a former student's lawsuit against five former teammates.

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WINA, WCNR Win VAB Awards

WINA and WCNR win awards from the Virginia Association of Broadcasters.

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UVA Has Top Ten Finish In Director’s Cup

UVA finished #6 in the nation in the latest Directors' Cup standings.

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Former UVA Swimmer Sues Ex Teammates

A former member of the UVA swim team has filed a hazing lawsuit against five former teammates.

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Virginians React To Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Virginians are reacting to the latest U.S. Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriages.

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Lawsuit Against Rio-29 Project Dropped

The lawsuit aimed at stopping the construction of a new interchange at Rio Road and 29 North has been dropped.

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Older, wiser Schwarzenegger returns in ‘Terminator: Genisys’

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Arnold Schwarzenegger may be older but that doesn't stop him from destroying his younger self, as the former governor returns to one of his most recognizable roles.

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Crackdown Against Illegal Behavior On James

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Albemarle Police will be patrolling the James River in kayaks this summer to crack down against illegal behavior.

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Big Increase In Local Jobless Rate

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The unemployment rate in the Charlottesville region shot up during May.

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Rolling Stones planning career xhibition

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The veteran band will display dozens of items from their past, including instruments, personal diaries, and audio and video tracks for the special project, titled "Exhibitionism."