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D.C. Cherry Blossoms Peak This Weekend

Just in time for the National Cherry Blossom Festival, blooming trees are hitting their peak

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Lawmakers Doubt UVA Will Sue Magazine

Two local members of the General Assembly doubt UVA will sue Rolling Stone.

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Local Unemployment Up In February

The local unemployment rate is still the second lowest in the state.

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Two AHS Teachers Honored

Wes Bellamy and Wendell Green honored by 100 Black Men of Central Virginia.

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Heritage Theatre Director Festival Retiring

Bob Chapel will spend his last summer directing UVA's Heritage Theatre Festival.

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Woman’s Van Crashes; She Blames Leg

A woman crashed her van into a Newport News building after a prosthetic leg came apart.

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Phi Kappa Psi Blasts Rolling Stone Apology

The Phi Kappa Psi National Fraternity says the magazine's apology doesn't address the damage inflicted by its story.

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Pipeline Opponents Rally In Richmond

Opponents of the Dominion Virginia Power pipeline took their case to the governor's office Tuesday.

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Colonial Downs Shutting Down Betting

Colonial Downs is closing all of its betting venues amid a dispute with horse owners and trainers.

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State Parks Hiring For Summer

The Virginia State Park system is hiring about 1000 for the summer season.

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Sweet Briar Court Date Set

A court hearing on the closing of Sweet Briar College will be held April 14th.

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Candidate Announces For Ruckersville Seat

A candidate is running for the Ruckersville District seat on the Greene Board of Supervisors

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Phi Kappa Psi “Pursuing Legal Action”

Phi Kappa Psi views the Rolling Stone article as reckless and defamatory.

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City Council Grants Kroger Request

The Kroger Corporation is a step closer to creating a new grocery store at Seminole Square.

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Higher Meals Tax Critics Make Another Plea

Opponents of a proposed meals tax increase ask City Councilors to abandon the idea.

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Hurt Wants Feedback On Pipeline Project

Congressman Robert Hurt says he welcomes feedback on Dominion's proposed pipeline.

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Marine Corps Vets To Gather In Greene

Many area Marine Corps veterans will gather in Ruckersville on Saturday.

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Fluvanna Missing Man Search Hits Milestone

The search for missing Fluvanna resident Robert Hourihan approaches fourth anniversary.

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Rolling Stone Retracts Article About UVA

Rolling Stone has formally retracted its story about an alleged gang-rape at a UVA fraternity.

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Report On UVA Alcohol-Related Arrests

There are new figures involving arrests of young people with alcohol.

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Missing Boy From Hanover Found In N.C.

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A missing two-year-old from Hanover County is found alive and well in North Carolina.

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Sheriff Investigating Threats Targeting Teens

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Appomattox Sheriff investigates reports of threats against high school kids.

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Tech Student Charged With Harassment

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Law enforcement agencies in Blacksburg charge a man with harassment by computer.

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Another Virginia College Increases Tuition

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Christopher Newport has become the latest Virginia college to boost its tuition and fees.

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It’s a girl! Duchess Kate Middleton gives birth, both are well, palace says

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Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to a girl on Saturday.