Empowering You: Toolbox Workshop Helps Area Women Learn New Skills

Empowering You: Toolbox Workshop Helps Area Women Learn New Skills

A special workshop in Charlottesville is empowering young women by teaching them some helpful home improvement skills.

18 hrs 53 mins ago by Lottye Lockhart
Charlottesville Democratic Party Hosts 19th Annual Political Pasta Supper

Charlottesville Democratic Party Hosts 19th Annual Political Pasta Supper

The Charlottesville Democratic Party held its largest fundraiser of the year as it prepped for election season.

Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 10:04 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Survivors of Sexual Assault Honored With Candlelight Vigil

Survivors of Sexual Assault Honored With Candlelight Vigil

On Saturday, students from Charlottesville High School lit candles on the Downtown Mall to honor victims and survivors of sexual violence.

Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 10:07 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
New Charlottesville Nonprofit Helps Mentor City Children With Game Day

New Charlottesville Nonprofit Helps Mentor City Children With Game Day

An up and coming Charlottesville non-profit is bringing kids together for a day of play.

Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 6:37 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Virginia Police Officer Charged With Soliciting a Minor

Virginia Police Officer Charged With Soliciting a Minor

A Virginia police officer has been charged with soliciting a minor online for sex.

Herring Calls for Public Release of Mueller Investigation's Findings

Herring Calls for Public Release of Mueller Investigation's Findings

Attorney General Mark R. Herring and 17 additional state attorneys general urge U.S. Attorney General William Barr to release the investigation's findings as soon as possible.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 11:23 PM EDT
C'ville City Leaders Working to Make Vietnam Memorial More Accessible

C'ville City Leaders Working to Make Vietnam Memorial More Accessible

Charlottesville City leaders are responding to feedback that the country's first Vietnam War memorial is too difficult to get to.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 11:17 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Albemarle Community Rallies for Student with Cancer

Albemarle Community Rallies for Student with Cancer

Henley Middle School students are sending messages of support to Zola Barbour, a 7th grader fighting a desmoplastic small round cell tumor.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 6:02 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Charlottesville’s Friendship Court Apartments View Proposed Changes

Charlottesville’s Friendship Court Apartments View Proposed Changes

Big changes are coming to Charlottesville’s Friendship Court Apartments. Those living in the neighborhood got together on Friday to discuss the future of the apartment complex.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 5:53 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Tech Company Relocating to Charlottesville, Pledges to Bring Jobs

Tech Company Relocating to Charlottesville, Pledges to Bring Jobs

Just as the tech company WillowTree leaves the city of Charlottesville, another one is moving in and bringing more jobs along with it.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 4:51 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Meghan Moriarty
Albemarle County Teen Faces Felony Charges for Online Threat against AHS

Albemarle County Teen Faces Felony Charges for Online Threat against AHS

Right now, a teenager from Albemarle County is facing felony charges for another threat in central Virginia.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 11:58 AM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Meghan Moriarty
Juvenile Arrested In Connection to Threat Against CHS

Juvenile Arrested In Connection to Threat Against CHS

Charlottesville police believe a teenager in Albemarle County is responsible for an online, racist threat that caused city schools to close for two days.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 4:40 PM EDT by John Early & Lowell Rose
Albemarle County Officials Hold Budget Forum, Benefits Shown to Community

Albemarle County Officials Hold Budget Forum, Benefits Shown to Community

People in Albemarle County have a better idea of how their tax dollars will be spent come next year.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 11:35 PM EDT by Annie Schroeder
Suspect in Custody in Connection to an Online Threat Made to AHS

Suspect in Custody in Connection to an Online Threat Made to AHS

The Albemarle County Police Department say a teen is now is custody for making online threats to Albemarle High School.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 9:27 AM EDT by Annie Schroeder & Hailey Wilt
UVA Nursing Students Host 'Stop the Bleed' Course at Louisa County High School

UVA Nursing Students Host 'Stop the Bleed' Course at Louisa County High School

On Thursday, students, faculty, and staff at Louisa County High School became better equipped to handle a life-threatening injury.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 5:47 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Groups Join Forces to Donate Heating Unit to Charlottesville Woman

Groups Join Forces to Donate Heating Unit to Charlottesville Woman

A woman in Charlottesville has been living without heat in her home since November.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 3:33 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Moriah Davis
Charlottesville Police Continue Investigation into Online Threat against CHS

Charlottesville Police Continue Investigation into Online Threat against CHS

Investigators are trying to get to the bottom of an online threat that closed all public schools in Charlottesville.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 6:56 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lowell Rose
NTSB: Impaired Truck Driver Likely Cause of Fatal Train Crash

NTSB: Impaired Truck Driver Likely Cause of Fatal Train Crash

Federal investigators are now pointing to marijuana and anti-seizure medicine as the likely cause of a deadly trash truck and train crash in Crozet.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 3:49 PM EDT by John Early & Meghan Moriarty
IIHS Releases Safety Ratings for Pickups

IIHS Releases Safety Ratings for Pickups

Greene County's Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is out with safety ratings for pickup trucks.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 9:23 AM EDT by John Early & Caroline Coleburn
Va. Festival of the Book Events Examine Social Media, Celebrate Women

Va. Festival of the Book Events Examine Social Media, Celebrate Women

The Virginia Festival of the Book is underway in Charlottesville, and its events are taking a look at today’s hot topics.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 9:47 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman, Pete DeLuca & Kasey Hott
Wes Bellamy, Former New Orleans Mayor Discuss Confederate Monuments

Wes Bellamy, Former New Orleans Mayor Discuss Confederate Monuments

The Charlottesville community is turning to another southern city with ties to the Confederacy to learn how to best work toward a positive future.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 9:41 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Pete DeLuca
Charlottesville Police Investigate Potential Online Threat Against CHS

Charlottesville Police Investigate Potential Online Threat Against CHS

Charlottesville City Schools will be closed Thursday while police investigate an online threat made against one of the schools.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 8:47 AM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Authors Discuss Research on Opioid Epidemic at Virginia Festival of the Book

Authors Discuss Research on Opioid Epidemic at Virginia Festival of the Book

Authors presenting at the Virginia Festival of the Book are tackling topics related to addiction this year.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 6:09 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lottye Lockhart
Planning Commission Gives Update on 5th Street Trails Project

Planning Commission Gives Update on 5th Street Trails Project

People are getting an update on a project slated to create new walking and bicycle facilities for people in both Charlottesville and Albemarle County.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 6:03 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Group Pushes Charlottesville, Albemarle to Adopt Goals to Reduce Emissions

Group Pushes Charlottesville, Albemarle to Adopt Goals to Reduce Emissions

Some community members and nonprofits in Charlottesville are pushing for the city and Albemarle County to get serious on climate change.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 5:47 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lowell Rose
Charlottesville HAC Working to Improve IAT

Charlottesville HAC Working to Improve IAT

The Charlottesville Housing Advisory Committee is fine tuning a tool to help solve the city's housing crisis.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 3:12 PM EDT by John Early & Lottye Lockhart
Charlottesville Launches Survey to Gather Input on Services, Community Needs

Charlottesville Launches Survey to Gather Input on Services, Community Needs

Charlottesville requests the community's participation in an online survey related to city services and community needs.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 11:53 AM EDT by John Early
List of Road Closures for Charlottesville Ten Miler

List of Road Closures for Charlottesville Ten Miler

The Charlottesville Ten Miler is scheduled for Saturday, March 23 from 7:15 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 10:42 AM EDT by John Early
BRPC: ‘Protect Your Prescription’ During National Poison Prevention Week

BRPC: ‘Protect Your Prescription’ During National Poison Prevention Week

According to the Blue Ridge Poison Center, more and more people are stealing medicine from family, friends, and even people they don't know.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 4:37 PM EDT by Meghan Moriarty & Emmy Freedman
Charlottesville Finds Solution to Potentially Avoid Real Estate Tax Increase

Charlottesville Finds Solution to Potentially Avoid Real Estate Tax Increase

As Charlottesville City Council works to balance next year's fiscal budget, city leaders may have found a way to avoid a potential tax increase.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 9:57 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder