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Virginia Park Has Natural Lighting

Virginia now has an International Dark Sky Park.

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Two Men Die After Being Hit By Train

Two Richmond men have died after they were struck by a train.

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Narcotics Detectives Arrest Albemarle Man

Narcotics detectives have arrested a resident of Cool Spring Road in Albemarle County.

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Pam Moran Gets Pay Raise in October

Albemarle School Superintendent Pam Moran will get a pay raise in October.

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Albemarle School Board Considers Projects

The Albemarle School Board is mulling over $123 million in possible capital projects.

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Local Appointments To Parole Review Panel

Governor McAuliffe included local figures on his Commission on Parole Review.

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Mark Warner Wants Agency Chief Out

U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-Alexandria) wants the director of the Office Of Personnel Management to resign now.

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Miss Nelson Dies Following Accident

A teenager crowned Miss Nelson County in March has died following an accident last month.

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Webb Shares Views On Campaign Finance

Former U.S. Senator Jim Webb (D-Falls Church) brought his campaign for President to the CBS This Morning program.

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Split Vote On Virginia Organizing Resolution

Albemarle Supervisors vote 5-1 for a resolution praising Virginia Organizing.

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Retrial In Quick Case Moved To Roanoke

A federal judge has determined a re-trial for the defendants in the Kevin Quick case will take place in Roanoke.

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Suspects Sought In Jewelry Theft

City Police are looking for two suspects in thefts from jewelry stores.

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Gilmore To Launch White House Bid Soon

Former Virginia Governor Jim Gilmore plans to launch a presidential bid in early August.

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Kaine Involved With Rewriting Education Law

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D- Richmond) is helping to rewrite the federal No Child Left Behind Act.

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New Social Services Director For Albemarle

Phyllis Savides is Albemarle County's new Director of Social Services.

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McAuliffe Money Total Trails Predecessor

Governor McAuliffe's big-dollar fundraising efforts for political allies lags behind that of his predecessor.

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CVEC Power Outage Corrected

A widespread power outage involving Central Virginia Electric Cooperative has been corrected.

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Threat Forces Jet To Return To CHO

An unknown threat detected in mid-flight forced a Sky West passenger jet to return to the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport Tuesday afternoon.

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First Va. Eastern Equine Encephalitis Case

Virginia has its first confirmed case this year of eastern equine encephalitis this year.

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Groups Want Answers About Juvenile Arrests

Advocates for juvenile justice reforms demand answers from City Hall.

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Judge Hears Pipeline Suit

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Dominion hopes to see the suit filed by five Nelson County landowners thrown out.

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‘Empire’ creators face lawsuit over Cookie

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Sophia Eggleston, of Detroit, Michigan has filed a $300 million lawsuit claiming the show's central character Cookie, played by Taraji P. Henson, is so similar to her that creator Lee Daniels must have used her as his muse.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

City Burglary Arrest

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A woman was awakened by a man in her bedroom.

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Robert Downey, Jr. is laughing all the way to the bank

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The "Iron Man" star is once again Hollywood's highest paid man.