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Lawmakers Approve $100 Gift Cap

The maximum will be $100 all gifts combined, not $100 max per gift.

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Shucet Likes Progress On Signal System

Philip Shucet says VDOT's making significant progress creating a signal system on 29 North.

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UVA Community Takes Back The Night

A rally, a march and a vigil were held to remember victims of sexual violence.

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Rockland Avenue Fire Displaces Five People

A fire on Rockland Avenue in Charlottesville displaces five people.

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House Could Not Override McAuliffe Veto

Delegate Rob Bell and his allies could not get enough votes to override a veto by the Governor.

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Health Officials Get Reports Of Mumps Cases

The Thomas Jefferson Health District is getting reports of mumps cases in our area.

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Turner Trial Scheduled For January

Taneak Turner will go on trial for first degree murder in January.

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New Injunction Against Sweet Briar College

A judge won't block the college from closing its doors, but he did order it to not spend charitable donations on the costs of closure.

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Augusta County Fire Claims Two Lives

A man and woman have died following a fire swept through their Augusta County home.

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Lawmakers Delay Vote On Gift Caps

The General Assembly has delayed a vote on ethics-related legislation until Friday.

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Bookkeeper Charged With Embezzlement

A woman who worked as a bookkeeper at a business in the city has been charged with embezzlement.

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Higher Albemarle Real Estate Tax Rate

Albemarle Supervisors have approved a new real estate tax rate of 81.9 cents.

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Increased Meals Tax In Next City Budget

A higher meals tax will be part of Charlottesville's next budget.

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New Veterans Centers Move Forward

Virginia is going ahead with plans for veterans' health centers.

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CAAR Releases First Quarter Sales Report

Area realtors say the median sales price for homes is about 5% higher than last year.

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Lewis Wins Jefferson Foundation Medal

A survivor of the Civil Rights era has won a Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medal.

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NAACP Requests Data On Court Fines

NAACP requests data on court fines and speeding tickets.

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New Milestone At DNA Databank

Virginia law enforcement has reached a new milestone in terms of DNA hits.

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State Revenue Up

March collections were up 12% over last year.

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Victims’ Rights To Be Recognized

There will be a local event April 19th to recognize the rights of victims.

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Lawmakers Approve $100 Gift Cap

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The maximum will be $100 all gifts combined, not $100 max per gift.

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This week’s top alternative tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top alternative songs, according to the weekly Billboard chart.

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Record Store Day celebrates all things indie

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Record Store Day celebrates thousands of independent music stores across America.

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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducts its 30th class

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Green Day, Joan Jett, Lou Reed, Ringo Starr and others will be welcomed as the 2015 inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.