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4 days ago

Ruling On Virginia Redistricting

The U.S. Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal from Republicans over the redrawing of the Virginia congressional districts.

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4 days ago

GOP Files Lawsuit Over Felon Rights

State Republicans are asking the Virginia Supreme Court to block more than 200,000 convicted felons from having their rights restored.

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4 days ago

City’s New Police Chief Sworn In

Al Thomas was sworn in as Charlottesville's new chief of police on Monday morning.

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4 days ago

Bellamy Receives National Recognition

City Councilor Wes Bellamy has been named one of the nation's leaders for being both progressive and pro-growth.

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5 days ago

Phase Two Begins At Rio at 29

Phase Two of VDOT's Rio at 29 project is underway.

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5 days ago

Police Charge Man With Attempted Rape

Charlottesville Police say 20-year-old Brien Thomas Gray-Anderson has been charged with the attempted rape of a female jogger on the Rivanna Trail.

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5 days ago

Women Arrested After Chase In City, County

Charlottesville Police say two local women have been arrested following a chase through parts of the city and county.

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5 days ago

UVA Wraps Up Another Academic Year

The University of Virginia has lowered the curtain on its 187th academic year.

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5 days ago

Weekend Computer Outage At DMV

The Department of Motor Vehicles says a weekend computer outage that forced the agency to close its customer service centers has been repaired.

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5 days ago

Report Shows Many Illegal Immigrants In Jail

A new report from a state agency shows Virginia's jails are housing many illegal immigrants.

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5 days ago

Widow Of Former Supervisor Passes Away

The widow of former Albemarle Supervisor Rick Bowie has died.

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6 days ago

UVA Sweeps Hokies, Prepares For ACC

The UVA baseball team has swept a three-game series with Virginia Tech and can now prepare for the ACC Tournament in Durham, N.C.

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6 days ago

New UVA Graduates Celebrate On Lawn

Despite threatening skies and occasional raindrops, thousands of new alumni walked the Lawn of the University of Virginia on Saturday.

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7 days ago

UVA Holds Valedictory Exercises

UVA held its annual Valedictory Exercises on the Lawn Friday afternoon.

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7 days ago

More Money For Pretrial Assessment

Virginia has a new initiative that helps determine who should and shouldn't await trial behind bars.

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7 days ago

Mayor Hoping Landmark Opens In 2018

Mayor Mike Signer says he's hopeful the Landmark Hotel can open in two years.

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7 days ago

Statewide Jobless Rate Lowest Since 2008

The Virginia unemployment rate has dropped below 4%.

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1 week ago

Phase Two At Rio-29 Begins Monday

The second phase of the Rio Road at 29 North project will begin Monday morning.

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1 week ago

UVA Planning Alcohol-Free Facility

The University of Virginia is planning a new alcohol-free facility in the Corner Business District.

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1 week ago

Bar Association Weighs In On Courts

The Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association has overwhelmingly approved a resolution that supports a co-location of the city and county general district courts.

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