American Automobile Association Shares Severe Weather Tips

American Automobile Association Shares Severe Weather Tips

American Automobile Association shares a list of severe weather tips as storms hit the area.

11 hrs 38 mins ago by Hailey Wilt
Virginia Adopts Regulation to Limit Carbon Pollution, Fight Climate Change

Virginia Adopts Regulation to Limit Carbon Pollution, Fight Climate Change

A new rule will reduce power plant CO2 emissions by 30 percent in the next decade.

11 hrs 45 mins ago by Hailey Wilt
Gov. Northam Announces Virginia’s Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 2.9%

Gov. Northam Announces Virginia’s Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 2.9%

Commonwealth has the lowest seasonally adjusted unemployment rate among Southeast states.

13 hrs 39 mins ago by Hailey Wilt
Albemarle County Police Department 2018 Annual Report

Albemarle County Police Department 2018 Annual Report

The Albemarle County Police Department has released its 2018 Annual Report.

14 hrs 14 mins ago by Hailey Wilt
Additional State Funding Allows UVA to Roll Back Planned Tuition Increase

Additional State Funding Allows UVA to Roll Back Planned Tuition Increase

UVA’s Board of Visitors Executive Committee voted Friday to roll back a 2.9% in-state undergraduate tuition increase approved in December and maintain the current rate for the coming academic year.  

14 hrs 26 mins ago by Lottye Lockhart
Severe Weather Watch - Flash Floods, High Winds, Tornadoes Possible Through Saturday Morning

Severe Weather Watch - Flash Floods, High Winds, Tornadoes Possible Through Saturday Morning

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch from noon today, Friday, April 19, until 5 am on Saturday, April 20. 

14 hrs 53 mins ago by Hailey Wilt
UVA Voice Center to Host 5th Annual World Voice Concert

UVA Voice Center to Host 5th Annual World Voice Concert

The University of Virginia Voice Center is working to increase awareness of vocal health and the specialized care available when voice problems occur.

15 hrs 6 mins ago by Caroline Coleburn
Coach Tony Bennett Makes 'World’s 50 Greatest Leaders' List

Coach Tony Bennett Makes 'World’s 50 Greatest Leaders' List

Tony Bennett, head UVA men’s basketball coach, has been named to Fortune Magazine’s ‘World’s 50 Greatest Leaders’ list.

17 hrs 12 mins ago by Hailey Wilt
57th District Democratic Candidates Face Off at Forum for 1st Time

57th District Democratic Candidates Face Off at Forum for 1st Time

The two women hoping to win the Democratic nomination for Virginia's 57th District met on stage for the first time on Thursday.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 10:55 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Nearly Finalized Albemarle Budget Includes 3% Pay Raise for Teachers

Nearly Finalized Albemarle Budget Includes 3% Pay Raise for Teachers

School leaders in Albemarle County are now closing in on finalizing a budget for next school year.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 9:29 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
CASPCA Takes in Over 70 Cats from Florida Shelter, Looks to Public for Help

CASPCA Takes in Over 70 Cats from Florida Shelter, Looks to Public for Help

The CASPCA is saving the lives of dozens of cats and kittens from a county in Florida that’s working to go from one of the highest kill rates in the country to a no-kill county within a few years.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 6:44 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Moriah Davis
Albemarle Fire Chief Discusses Future of Members of Dissolved Rescue Squad

Albemarle Fire Chief Discusses Future of Members of Dissolved Rescue Squad

Scottsville Volunteer Rescue Squad members are wondering what happens now after Albemarle County supervisors voted to dissolve their group.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 10:52 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lottye Lockhart
African-American Educators Honored for 1st Year of Teaching

African-American Educators Honored for 1st Year of Teaching

African-American teachers around Charlottesville and Albemarle County are being honored for all their work throughout the school year.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 5:59 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Moriah Davis
New Sign in McIntire Park Honors 1930s WPA Bird & Wildflower Sanctuary

New Sign in McIntire Park Honors 1930s WPA Bird & Wildflower Sanctuary

Descendants of some hardworking Charlottesville women can now see a dedication to their mothers and grandmothers in McIntire Park.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 4:43 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Thomas Jefferson Health District to Offer Free Hepatitis A Vaccines for Food Service Workers

Thomas Jefferson Health District to Offer Free Hepatitis A Vaccines for Food Service Workers

A Charlottesville-Albemarle health clinic is urging food service workers to get vaccinated for Hepatitis A after several outbreaks in neighboring states.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 4:14 PM EDT by Meghan Moriarty
ACPS Increasing Security as CHS Threat Suspect Apologizes

ACPS Increasing Security as CHS Threat Suspect Apologizes

A variety of changes to increase security are on the way for schools in Albemarle County.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 5:54 PM EDT by Meghan Moriarty & Emmy Freedman
Hudson, Snook Lead Campaign Fundraising for Delegate, City Council Races

Hudson, Snook Lead Campaign Fundraising for Delegate, City Council Races

Sally Hudson is winning the fundraising battle in the race for the 57th Delegate seat while Lloyd Snook leads the way in campaign money for Charlottesville City Council.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 11:05 AM EDT by Chris Markham
CASPCA Celebrates UVA National Champions with Adoption Special

CASPCA Celebrates UVA National Champions with Adoption Special

Visit CASPCA on April 18, 19, 20 & 22 for a Champions Adoption Special. Adult dogs that have been in care for a month or more will be 50% off of their regular adoption fee (exclusions may apply).

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 10:32 AM EDT by Hailey Wilt
New Traffic Pattern Coming Soon on Rt. 20 at I-64

New Traffic Pattern Coming Soon on Rt. 20 at I-64

Safety improvements will reduce delays at a busy intersection in Albemarle County.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 9:46 AM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Live Arts to Put On First Dementia-Friendly Play in Charlottesville

Live Arts to Put On First Dementia-Friendly Play in Charlottesville

The Alzheimer's Association is partnering with Live Arts and Dementia Friends to put on the first dementia-friendly play in Charlottesville.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 9:40 AM EDT by Caroline Coleburn
CRB Presents Draft Proposal, Budget to City Council

CRB Presents Draft Proposal, Budget to City Council

Charlottesville City Council got its first look at how the Police Civilian Review Board plans to operate on Wednesday.

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 10:45 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Charlottesville Outlines Planned Improvements for Monticello Ave. Intersection

Charlottesville Outlines Planned Improvements for Monticello Ave. Intersection

The city of Charlottesville is working to make a busy intersection safer for bike riders and pedestrians.

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 10:15 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Panelists Discuss Aspects of Childhood Adversity at CHS Event

Panelists Discuss Aspects of Childhood Adversity at CHS Event

People came together at Charlottesville High School on Wednesday night for a panel discussion on childhood adversity.

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 10:01 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
ACFR to Assume New Responsibilities after Dissolution of Rescue Squad

ACFR to Assume New Responsibilities after Dissolution of Rescue Squad

After nearly five decades of service, Albemarle County has decided to shut the doors of one of its volunteer rescue squads for good.

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 6:13 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Dozens of Charlottesville Families Still Waiting for Rental Assistance

Dozens of Charlottesville Families Still Waiting for Rental Assistance

The Charlottesville Redevelopment and Housing Authority says dozens of families are waiting for rental assistance right now.

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 6:00 PM EDT by Meghan Moriarty & Emmy Freedman
Georgetown Law Attorneys Say Statues Don't Just Represent Military History

Georgetown Law Attorneys Say Statues Don't Just Represent Military History

Attorneys from Georgetown Law are getting involved in the city of Charlottesville's legal battle over a pair of statues.

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 5:50 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
VDOT Wants to Hear from Public Before Replacing Bridge in Crozet

VDOT Wants to Hear from Public Before Replacing Bridge in Crozet

The Virginia Department of Transportation wants to hear from the public as it moves ahead with plans to replace a bridge in Crozet.

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 5:40 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lowell Rose
Charlottesville-Winneba Foundation Met $5K Goal to Ship Items to Sister City

Charlottesville-Winneba Foundation Met $5K Goal to Ship Items to Sister City

The Charlottesville-Winneba Foundation met its goal of raising money to ship items to its sister city.

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 6:09 PM EDT by Henry Graff
Women's Center Hosts Survivor Mosaic Mural Event, 'Stronger at the Broken Pieces'

Women's Center Hosts Survivor Mosaic Mural Event, 'Stronger at the Broken Pieces'

The Maxine Platzer Lynn Women's Center at the University of Virginia is helping survivors of sexual assault put their lives back together through art.

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 4:08 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Crozet Elementary Student's YouTube Channel Raises Awareness About Asperger Syndrome

Crozet Elementary Student's YouTube Channel Raises Awareness About Asperger Syndrome

A fourth-grade student at Crozet Elementary in Albemarle County is using his YouTube channel to raise awareness about autism. 

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 11:03 PM EDT by Caroline Coleburn