UVA Biocomplexity Institute gives updates on current COVID-19 models

UVA Biocomplexity Institute says daily cases continue to rise and are pushing past the projections

  Biden outlines ‘Day One’ agenda of executive actions

In his first hours as president, Joe Biden plans to take executive action to roll back some of the most controversial decisions of his predecessor and to address the raging coronavirus pandemic, his incoming chief of staff said Saturday.
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  Biden’s virus plan: 100 million shots just the start

Called the “American Rescue Plan,” the legislative proposal would meet President-elect Joe Biden's goal of administering 100 million vaccines by the 100th day of his administration, and advance his objective of reopening most schools by the spring.

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Businesses, police by Virginia State Capitol prepare for potential weekend threats

‘Lace ‘em up tight’ -- #18 UVA ready to battle #12 Clemson in ACC showdown

  Court rules Charlottesville’s tax on freelance authors is unconstitutional

  University of Virginia prepares for in-person semester despite COVID surge

Staunton customers may be eligible for utility relief

In Staunton, water and sewer customers may be eligible for utility relief if they or someone in their household have been financially affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Biden says his advisers will lead with ‘science and truth’

Science organizations were also quick to praise Lander and the promotion of the science post.

  Legal Aid Justice Center adds new Deputy Director for Advocacy

Bob Good’s district director, 5th District GOP Committee chairman in Capitol attendance

Plans for a Natural History museum in downtown Waynesboro have been paused

Navigating the VDH website for information on COVID-19

  Albemarle High School student develops award-winning mental health app

  Augusta County SPCA receives over 30 dogs through Wings of Rescue program

Nelson County Public Schools extends remote learning

Two Staunton nursing homes deal with ongoing COVID-19 outbreaks

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  Trump trial pending, McConnell calls it ‘vote of conscience’

A single article of impeachment — for “incitement of insurrection” — was approved by the House on Wednesday, one week after a violent mob of Trump supporters invaded the Capitol.

UVA Swimming & Diving sweeps Virginia Tech in home opener

Casey Morsell shines in return from quarantine

Despite limited ability to practice while in quarantine, sophomore Casey Morsell scored a season-high 15 points, and made a career-best three 3-pointers in UVA's 80-68 victory over Notre Dame on Wednesday night.

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About 2,400 Virginia National Guard members in DC leading up to inauguration

Henrico police seek information after resident receives racist letter in mail

BRHD expands COVID vaccinations to phase 1B recipients

More students applying to UVA than previous years

JBD Event Catering & Soul Food helping to feed those in need every Friday

The pandemic has made it harder for some folks to put food on the table, but now some people in Charlottesville are stepping up to cater to those who may be hungry.
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  Vaccines to stimulus checks: Here’s what’s in Biden plan

President-elect Joe Biden is proposing a $1.9 trillion plan to expand coronavirus vaccinations, help individuals and jump-start the economy.

  Samantha Clarke disappearance case reclassified as an abduction and homicide investigation

UVA Health helping Blue Ridge Health District with its COVID-19 vaccination efforts

  Former 5th District candidate Dr. Cameron Webb named to White House COVID-19 Response Team

All clear given following bomb-threat at Virginia Supreme Court Building