People gather at Champion Brewery’s taproom for an exclusive sneak peek at Selvedge Brewing

On Friday, people in Charlottesville got a sneak peek at some of what central Virginia’s newest brewery will have to offer.

1,300 flu deaths in US so far this season, CDC estimates

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates there have at least 1,300 deaths, 23,000 hospitalizations and 2.6 million illnesses from the flu.
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Officer, 5 others killed in shootout, standoff in Jersey City

Officials said six people were killed including a police officer as a result of what’s been described as a wild shootout and standoff Tuesday in Jersey City.

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  Advocates push for Charlottesville to restore funding for bicycle, trail, and pedestrian access

  Albemarle County’s new pet licensing system leaves dog owners barking mad

  Family devastated by house fire gets help from Albemarle County Public School program

Judge denies competency evaluation for Louisa Co. teen accused of murder

Charlottesville City Council cancels plans to interview CRB candidates on Monday

Charlottesville City Council is canceling plans to interview candidates for the police civilian review board next week.
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Panel vote sends Trump impeachment charges to full House

Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler abruptly delayed action on the historic vote late Thursday night. Committee members clashed all day Thursday.

Committee continue to work on plans for Vinegar Hill Park

  Ix Art Park granted nonprofit status

  Police reportedly charged teen in connection with murder of Tessa Majors

  Charlottesville-area company promoting healthy brain games

  People gather at City Hall in Downtown Staunton to share Second Amendment concerns

  Dozens of Mason’s Toy Box volunteers sort toys for UVA Children’s Hospital

  Community Placement Program at Blue Ridge Detention Center helps area juveniles

  57th District Delegate Elect Sally Hudson hosts second town hall in Albemarle County

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Woman discovers $37 million in her bank account

A Texas woman was a millionaire for a day after a bank error in her favor.

UVa men’s soccer beats Wake Forest 2-1; Advances to national championship game

  Thursday’s high school basketball scores & highlights

High school sports scores & highlights from across Central Virginia on Thursday, December 12th.

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  Historical society honors Margaret Martin O’Bryant by naming library after her

  Hunter Wyant- State Farm Insurance partners with CPD for annual toy drive

James Alex Fields Jr. is appealing his convictions from Charlottesville Circuit Court

  Charlottesville Cardinals show Burley Middle School students how to play on wheels

  UVA Health unveils new Infusion Center designed with comfort in mind

UVA Health is unveiling a brand-new Infusion Center to help treat patients with a variety of diseases. The center was designed with comfort in mind for patients and the people treating them.
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Greta Thunberg is Time’s ‘Person of the Year’

Young environmental activist Greta Thunberg has been named Time Magazine’s “Person of the Year.”

  UVA Frank Batten School students give back to community nonprofits

Charlottesville man receives 10 year sentence for voluntary manslaughter

CPD Removing Dodge Challenger from fleet

  Nonprofits compete for funds from central Virginia, Shenandoah Valley