Election

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6 hours ago

Dittmar Wins Lawyer Group Award

Jane Dittmar is the winner of an award from the Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association.

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1 day ago

Council To Renew Debate On Statues

City councilors will renew their discussions of downtown statues

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1 day ago

Cuccinelli Won’t Run In 2017

Former State Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli has told fellow Republicans he will not run for governor in 2017.

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2 days ago

Cruz Prevails In GOP Delegate Count

Ted Cruz won most of the Republican at-large delegates that were chosen at the Virginia GOP Convention at James Madison University.

Charlottesville Circuit Court (2)

3 days ago

City Files Countersuit Against CPC

Attorneys who represent the city have filed a countersuit against the Charlottesville Parking Center in an escalating dispute over parking spaces.

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4 days ago

School Board Wants Bond Referendum

The Albemarle School Board is urging the County Supervisors to hold a November 8th bond referendum.

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4 days ago

Council Agrees On Basics Of New Panel

City councilors have made some basic decisions about a proposed Blue Ribbon Commission on Race, Memorials and Public Spaces.

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5 days ago

Supreme Court Hears McDonnell Appeal

The eight U.S. Supreme Court justices heard an appeal Wednesday from former Governor Bob McDonnell.

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6 days ago

Tug Of War Over Restoring Rights

Governor McAuliffe and General Assembly Republicans don't see eye-to-eye over McAuliffe's executive order dealing with a restoration of rights.

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1 week ago

Governor Defends Executive Order

Governor McAuliffe tells a nationwide audience about his executive order that restores rights to more than 200,000 convicted felons.

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1 week ago

Pastor Offers Views On Chief Search

A well-known black clergyman has told the "Schilling Show" what he thinks about Albemarle County's search for a new police chief.

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1 week ago

Sabato Reacts To Koch Bombshell

The University of Virginia's Larry Sabato is reacting to billionaire Charles Koch's remarks about this year's presidential election.

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1 week ago

Justices Will Hear McDonnell Appeal

The nation's highest court will hear the appeal of former Governor Bob McDonnell on Wednesday.

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1 week ago

McAuliffe Will Let More Felons Vote

Governor McAuliffe has issued an executive order that allows more of Virginia's convicted felons to vote.

Muzzle Award Picture

2 weeks ago

Long Jefferson Muzzle List This Year

There's a long list of Jefferson Muzzle winners this spring.

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2 weeks ago

General Assembly Reconvenes

Members of the General Assembly return to Richmond Wednesday to react to recent vetoes and Governor McAuliffe's proposed amendments to legislation.

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2 weeks ago

Court Overturns Transgender Lawsuit

A federal appeals court in Richmond has sided with transgender Gloucester County High School student Gavin Grimm.

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2 weeks ago

Sabato Looks At N.Y. Primaries

UVA's Larry Sabato elaborates on New York primaries and the major parties' delegate allocation processes.

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2 weeks ago

Brat Campaigns For New Term

7th District Congressman Dave Brat (R- Henrico County) is campaigning for a second term.

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2 weeks ago

Veto Override Session Happens Wednesday

One of the bills that Governor McAuliffe recently vetoed was aimed at de-funding Planned Parenthood, an organization that attracts occasional demonstrations.

Latest News

2 hours ago in Entertainment

Too much ice in your Starbucks?

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A federal lawsuit claims Starbucks regularly overfills its cold drinks with ice instead of using the advertised amount of coffee or other liquid in its plastic cups.

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

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Until 10 P.M.

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A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for our area until 10 p.m.

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

Smoke From Chute Prompts Evacuation

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Smoke from a trash chute prompted a brief evacuation of a high-rise public housing complex off Monticello Avenue.

5 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

Republicans Suing Over Felon Rights

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Republican lawmakers say they plan to file a lawsuit concerning Governor McAuliffe's action on restoring felon rights.

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

UVA Police Create Facebook Page

UVA Police Facebook Page

UVA Police have set up a Facebook page.