Volunteers Needed for JABA Medicare Counseling Program

Volunteers Needed for JABA Medicare Counseling Program

Medicare open enrollment is underway, and the Jefferson Area Board for Aging is seeing an increase in clients that need help making sense of it.

1 hr 35 mins ago by Madison Jones
Charlottesville’s Nina-Alice Antony Named an ‘Up & Coming Lawyer’

Charlottesville’s Nina-Alice Antony Named an ‘Up & Coming Lawyer’

Nina-Alice Antony, Senior Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney, has been named by Virginia Lawyers Media as a member of its 2019 class of “Up & Coming Lawyers.”

1 hr 49 mins ago
JMRL Receives $36,000 Gift

JMRL Receives $36,000 Gift

The Central Library was recently gifted $36,000 to the Friends of the Library Family of Funds at the CACF from a patron’s estate.

2 hrs 55 mins ago
Scottsville Launches Historic Façade Grant Program

Scottsville Launches Historic Façade Grant Program

Scottsville is looking to spruce up some of its downtown businesses with the help of a state grant.

3 hrs 30 mins ago by Carly Kempler
Gov. Northam Announces Launch of Opportunity Virginia

Gov. Northam Announces Launch of Opportunity Virginia

Gov. Ralph Northam has announced the official launch of Opportunity Virginia, a new initiative designed to leverage the federal Opportunity Zone program.

5 hrs 22 mins ago by Madison Jones
Trial Set for Man Accused of Threatening Black Activist

Trial Set for Man Accused of Threatening Black Activist

A white man charged with making racist threats against a black activist in Virginia is scheduled to be tried in December.

6 hrs 7 mins ago
CASPCA Relaunches Program for Free Senior Pet Adoption for Seniors

CASPCA Relaunches Program for Free Senior Pet Adoption for Seniors

Senior pets at CASPCA will be available for free adoption by senior people (65 years old or more) starting Oct. 22.

6 hrs 10 mins ago
Alabama Student Pleads Not Guilty to LSU Bomb Threat

Alabama Student Pleads Not Guilty to LSU Bomb Threat

A University of Alabama student has pleaded not guilty to calling in a bomb threat to Louisiana State University's stadium during a football game.

6 hrs 21 mins ago
Charlottesville Leaf Collection Begins Monday, Oct. 28

Charlottesville Leaf Collection Begins Monday, Oct. 28

Charlottesville will start collection of loose leaves on Monday, October 28. Each neighborhood zone will be visited by vacuum trucks three times during the season.

6 hrs 23 mins ago
Sexually Transmitted Infections on the Rise in Central Virginia

Sexually Transmitted Infections on the Rise in Central Virginia

Infections from STDs are on the rise. The Thomas Jefferson Health District is seeing a drastic increase in the number of combined infections from syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia.

6 hrs 35 mins ago by Caroline Coleburn
Charlottesville Man Charged in Connection with Commercial Burglaries

Charlottesville Man Charged in Connection with Commercial Burglaries

Marc Sumner Hunt is charged with burglary (4), grand larceny (2), obtaining by false pretense (2), credit card theft, credit card fraud

7 hrs 6 mins ago
Charlottesville City Council to Consider Next Steps for Police Civilian Review Board

Charlottesville City Council to Consider Next Steps for Police Civilian Review Board

It was a heated back and forth at times during Monday night's Charlottesville City Council meeting. This comes as councilors are considering the next steps for the Police Civilian Review Board.

16 hrs 11 mins ago by Moriah Davis
Water Street Construction Minimizes Downtown Parking in Charlottesville

Water Street Construction Minimizes Downtown Parking in Charlottesville

A new construction project on Water Street is making it harder to find parking in downtown Charlottesville.

19 hrs 13 mins ago by Chris Markham & Lottye Lockhart
Blue Run Baptist Church in Orange County Celebrates its 250th Anniversary

Blue Run Baptist Church in Orange County Celebrates its 250th Anniversary

A church in Orange County is celebrating 250 years of worship and bringing families together.

19 hrs 21 mins ago by Carly Kempler
Police Civilian Review Board Supporters Rally Ahead of City Council Meeting

Police Civilian Review Board Supporters Rally Ahead of City Council Meeting

The group of people set to be tasked with keeping an eye on Charlottesville's Police Department is back under the microscope.

20 hrs 59 mins ago by Moriah Davis
UVA Students Raise Money to Replace Game Console Stolen from Autistic Student

UVA Students Raise Money to Replace Game Console Stolen from Autistic Student

After a UVA student with autism had her Nintendo Switch stolen from her, fellow UVA students pitched in to get her a new one, and then some.

21 hrs 31 mins ago by Chris Markham
Albemarle-Charlottesville SPCA Take in 'Full House' Cat Family

Albemarle-Charlottesville SPCA Take in 'Full House' Cat Family

Staff at the Albemarle-Charlottesville SPCA are in awe of a recent arrival of a feline family. That's because two kittens, Jesse and DJ, are getting care from a male cat, dubbed Danny Tanner.

21 hrs 41 mins ago by Carly Kempler & Hailey Wilt
BRCC and Blue Ridge Area Food Bank Host the 13th Annual Virginia Hunger Symposium

BRCC and Blue Ridge Area Food Bank Host the 13th Annual Virginia Hunger Symposium

The 13th Annual Virginia Hunger Symposium is now underway in Weyers Cave. Blue Ridge Community College (BRCC) partners with the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank to host the week of events.

21 hrs 57 mins ago by Hailey Wilt & Tara Todd
"Naborforce" Helps Mature Adults Get Help

"Naborforce" Helps Mature Adults Get Help

A labor force, called ‘Naborforce’ for people advancing in age is taking off in Charlottesville, and creating new friendships.

22 hrs ago by Lottye Lockhart
Augusta Officials Team Up to Combat Elder Abuse

Augusta Officials Team Up to Combat Elder Abuse

In Augusta County, a variety of agencies are pulling together to combat abuse and financial exploitation of the elderly community.

22 hrs 44 mins ago by Chris Markham & Tara Todd
Augusta Sheriff Candidate Doubles Down on Criticism of Opponent

Augusta Sheriff Candidate Doubles Down on Criticism of Opponent

A candidate for Augusta County Sheriff is doubling down on criticism of his political opponent.

22 hrs 51 mins ago by Chris Markham
‘Together We Grow’ Mural to be Unveiled at Violet Crown

‘Together We Grow’ Mural to be Unveiled at Violet Crown

A mural dedicated to Charlottesville is going up on the Downtown Mall. This art project is a labor of love for the city the designer calls home.

23 hrs 29 mins ago by Madison Jones
Authorities Identify Victim in Fatal Fire at Augusta Co. Campgrounds

Authorities Identify Victim in Fatal Fire at Augusta Co. Campgrounds

Authorities have identified 59-year-old Jennifer L. Charles as the victim in an RV fire in Augusta Co. last week.

23 hrs 41 mins ago
Rent Prices Rising in Crozet Area

Rent Prices Rising in Crozet Area

Albemarle County is looking into ways to make affordable housing more accessible in and around Crozet.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 3:28 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Human Cell Discovery by UVA Scientists May Improve Cancer Treatment

Human Cell Discovery by UVA Scientists May Improve Cancer Treatment

A new discovery from scientists at the University of Virginia may improve cancer treatment in the future.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 2:38 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Madison Jones
Louisa Sheriff: Help Needed to Find 14-Year-Old Girl

Louisa Sheriff: Help Needed to Find 14-Year-Old Girl

The Louisa County Sheriff’s office is seeking the community's help in locating 14-year-old Isabel Hicks.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 2:33 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Man Charged in Connection with Reported Howardsville Tnpk. Incident

Man Charged in Connection with Reported Howardsville Tnpk. Incident

Eric Roughgarden is charged with two counts of brandishing a firearm, possession of a firearm by a felon, and attempted armed robbery

Monday, October 21st 2019, 1:30 PM EDT
No Injuries After SUV Crashes into Barracks Rd. Service Station

No Injuries After SUV Crashes into Barracks Rd. Service Station

A Charlottesville service station needs some repairs after a crash Monday. No charges have been filed at this time and there are no injuries.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 12:51 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Shooting in Harrisonburg Under Investigation, Victim Treated at UVA

Shooting in Harrisonburg Under Investigation, Victim Treated at UVA

A gunshot victim in Harrisonburg is being treated at UVA while the happenstance of his injury is under investigation.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 12:16 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Virginia Individual Income Tax 6-Month Filing Extension Deadline is Nov. 1

Virginia Individual Income Tax 6-Month Filing Extension Deadline is Nov. 1

Time is running out for Virginia taxpayers who plan to file under the automatic, six-month individual income tax extension. The deadline to file is Friday, Nov. 1.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 12:09 PM EDT
Louisa County Lifts Burn Ban

Louisa County Lifts Burn Ban

Effective Monday, Oct. 21, the Open Air Burning Prohibition enacted by Louisa Co. has been lifted.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 11:09 AM EDT
Oyster Shell Collection Program Comes to Charlottesville

Oyster Shell Collection Program Comes to Charlottesville

Volunteers in the Charlottesville area are taking part in a recycling program that helps the Chesapeake Bay.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 10:50 AM EDT by Daniel Grimes
Charlottesville Community Bikes to Put on Bike and Boo Fundraiser

Charlottesville Community Bikes to Put on Bike and Boo Fundraiser

This Halloween bicyclists in costumes will hit the streets of Charlottesville to deliver bags of treats as part of a fundraiser for Community Bikes.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 8:45 AM EDT
Bus Lines Community Poetry Now Taking Submissions for 2020 Competition

Bus Lines Community Poetry Now Taking Submissions for 2020 Competition

Charlottesville is giving people a chance to show off their poetry skills in a very public way. The Charlottesville Area Transit (CAT) in partnership with Bus Lines Community Poetry is now taking submissions for the 2020 Bus Poetry Competition.

Sunday, October 20th 2019, 8:16 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Election Integrity Seminar Spotlights New Security Measures

Election Integrity Seminar Spotlights New Security Measures

With Election Day 2019 just two weeks away, local and state officials met for a seminar today to address just how secure Virginia's elections really are.

Sunday, October 20th 2019, 7:47 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
Charlottesville Pastor Named President of National Association of Evangelicals

Charlottesville Pastor Named President of National Association of Evangelicals

A Charlottesville pastor is being appointed as the next President of the National Association of Evangelicals.

Sunday, October 20th 2019, 7:17 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Graves Mountain Apple Harvest Festival Celebrates 49 Year Anniversary

Graves Mountain Apple Harvest Festival Celebrates 49 Year Anniversary

One festival in Madison County has been bringing generations of families together for almost 50 years. On Sunday, the Graves Mountain Apple Harvest Festival concluded after three weeks of fun.

Sunday, October 20th 2019, 6:19 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes & Hailey Wilt
Virginia Autism Institute's Bridge Program Prepares Students with Autism for Public School

Virginia Autism Institute's Bridge Program Prepares Students with Autism for Public School

A new program at the Virginia Institute of Autism is bridging the gap between students on the autism spectrum and their peers at Albemarle County Public Schools.

Sunday, October 20th 2019, 6:15 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes
Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA Hosts Compassionate Care Clinic

Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA Hosts Compassionate Care Clinic

The Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA is offering care for your furry friends at a discounted price.

Sunday, October 20th 2019, 6:13 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt & CJ Paschall
First Presbyterian Church in Charlottesville Hosts 8th Annual Quilt Sale

First Presbyterian Church in Charlottesville Hosts 8th Annual Quilt Sale

A Charlottesville church is teaming up with a non-profit to keep people warm this winter while also raising money for a good cause.

Sunday, October 20th 2019, 6:06 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt & CJ Paschall
Albemarle County Police Department Hosts 'Bowling with Badges' Event

Albemarle County Police Department Hosts 'Bowling with Badges' Event

The Albemarle County Police Department hosted Bowling with Badges at AMF Kegler's Lanes on Sunday afternoon.

Sunday, October 20th 2019, 6:01 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes
Charlottesville Police Investigate Shooting on Prospect Avenue

Charlottesville Police Investigate Shooting on Prospect Avenue

Charlottesville police are investigating a shooting that happened on Prospect Avenue.

Sunday, October 20th 2019, 4:11 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Charlottesville Ballet Company Kicks Off 12th Season with Beer & Ballet Event

Charlottesville Ballet Company Kicks Off 12th Season with Beer & Ballet Event

Parents enjoyed a cold one while their kids learned some new dance moves from the Charlottesville Ballet Company. The Charlottesville Ballet Company's kicked off its 12th season with Beer & Ballet at Champion Brewing Company.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 7:39 PM EDT by Madison Jones
'Shed Some Light' Event Seeks to Raise Funds for Lighting at Charlottesville Skate Park

'Shed Some Light' Event Seeks to Raise Funds for Lighting at Charlottesville Skate Park

The Charlottesville Skate Park is building a family of skateboarders, rollerbladers and bikers, but in order to do that, they say they need more light.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 10:38 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission Hosts Screening of 'MOTHERLOAD' Documentary

Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission Hosts Screening of 'MOTHERLOAD' Documentary

On Saturday, the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission screened a documentary to show how bikes can be a better form of transportation for parents.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 9:15 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Waynesboro Man Arrested After Standoff with SWAT and Area Police

Waynesboro Man Arrested After Standoff with SWAT and Area Police

On Saturday, October 19, 2019, at approximately 10:45 A.M. officers of the Waynesboro Police Department responded to a suspicious person in the 200 block of Pelham Drive.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 8:59 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Equine Center Open House Showcases Rescue Animals & Therapy Services

Equine Center Open House Showcases Rescue Animals & Therapy Services

An animal sanctuary that just moved to Scottsville invited its new neighbors to tour the farm and meet the more than 200 rescued animals that call it home.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 7:10 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
Natural Pet Essentials Hosts First Annual Barktoberfest Cville

Natural Pet Essentials Hosts First Annual Barktoberfest Cville

Dogs and their owners got a taste of Bavaria in Albemarle County on Saturday. Natural Pet Essentials hosted its first annual Barktoberfest Cville event.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 3:01 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
Crozet YMCA Installs Dome over Outdoor Pool

Crozet YMCA Installs Dome over Outdoor Pool

Swimmers in Albemarle County will now be able to enjoy the pool all year long. On Saturday, workers installed a dome over the outdoor pool at the YMCA in Crozet.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 2:54 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes
Theatre of the Oppressed Lab at PVCC Promotes Civic Engagement

Theatre of the Oppressed Lab at PVCC Promotes Civic Engagement

People in Charlottesville participated in a workshop Saturday morning that used theatre to promote civic engagement. The workshop is taking on issues of power, privilege and oppression through a collection of improvised games and exercises.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 6:23 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes
Albemarle County Board Of Supervisors Candidate Hosts Event to Clean Tires from James River

Albemarle County Board Of Supervisors Candidate Hosts Event to Clean Tires from James River

On Saturday, people in Scottsville got their feet wet and their hands dirty pulling tires out of the James River. The event started with Albemarle County Board Of Supervisors candidate Mike Hallahan.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 5:45 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
Fluvanna County Charity is Helping Families Stay Warm One Log at a Time

Fluvanna County Charity is Helping Families Stay Warm One Log at a Time

A charity in Fluvanna County is helping families stay warm, one log at a time. ‘Start a Spark’ began when one family had some excess wood, fast forward more than a decade, and they've helped dozens of central Virginia families.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 5:34 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes & Hailey Wilt
Charlottesville Police Investigate Burglary on Downtown Mall

Charlottesville Police Investigate Burglary on Downtown Mall

Charlottesville police are investigating an early morning burglary that happened on the Downtown Mall. On Saturday, Officers responded to a report of breaking and entering at Carytown Tobacco around 3:30 a.m.

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 5:28 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt & Carly Kempler
UVA Parents Attend Cavalier Marching Band Practice During Family Weekend

UVA Parents Attend Cavalier Marching Band Practice During Family Weekend

Parents visiting students at the University of Virginia for Family Weekend got a special performance on Friday night. Many spent the evening watching the Cavalier Marching Band practice.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 10:29 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Hundreds of People Gather to Celebrate Diversity at Cale Elementary School

Hundreds of People Gather to Celebrate Diversity at Cale Elementary School

Hundreds of people from across central Virginia came together to celebrate diversity at one of Albemarle County's largest elementary schools.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 10:17 PM EDT by Annie Schroeder
Augusta County Sheriff’s Office to Host 4th Annual 'Donuts with a Deputy'

Augusta County Sheriff’s Office to Host 4th Annual 'Donuts with a Deputy'

This year, for ‘Donuts with a Deputy’ the Augusta County Sheriff's Office is honoring the birthday of one of its own.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 9:33 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt & Tara Todd
Waynesboro's Valley Mission Thrift Store Opens New Location

Waynesboro's Valley Mission Thrift Store Opens New Location

Waynesboro's Valley Mission Thrift Store has a new home and it opened on Friday. The new location is right next to the Sharp Shopper on West Main Street.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 9:23 PM EDT by Tara Todd
Community Public Charter Students Work on Morven Farm Engagement Project

Community Public Charter Students Work on Morven Farm Engagement Project

Some Albemarle County students are helping determine the future fate of a large farm. Middle schoolers from Albemarle County Community Public Charter are coming up with new ways to get more visitors at Morven Farm.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 3:21 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
Stuarts Draft High School Teacher Puts $5,000 Innovative Classroom Grant to Work

Stuarts Draft High School Teacher Puts $5,000 Innovative Classroom Grant to Work

A Stuarts Draft High School teacher is seeing big success on the Standards of Learning (SOL) test by making her classroom more comfortable. Math teacher Guinevere Christenson put a $5,000 innovative classroom grant to work.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 2:49 PM EDT by Tara Todd
Virginia State Police Seek New Information in 1995 Buckingham County Cold Case

Virginia State Police Seek New Information in 1995 Buckingham County Cold Case

Virginia State Police are hoping new information can crack a 24-year-old cold case. In 1995, Joan Herndon was fatally shot during an armed robbery at the store she owned in Buckingham County.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 6:41 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
UVA ESE Cares Program Hosts Community Costume Closet

UVA ESE Cares Program Hosts Community Costume Closet

One University of Virginia group is going the extra mile to make sure children in need have costumes this Halloween. The University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Science's ESE Cares program is holding a Community Costume Closet.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 6:27 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
McIntire School of Commerce’s 2019 Fall Forum Discusses “The Business of Sports”

McIntire School of Commerce’s 2019 Fall Forum Discusses “The Business of Sports”

This year's McIntire Schools of Commerce's 2019 Fall Forum at the University of Virginia is focusing on “The Business of Sports”. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is among the movers and shakers in the sports industry taking part.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 6:18 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Repaving of Fourth St Near Downtown Mall; Utility Work on Roosevelt Brown Blvd & West Main

Repaving of Fourth St Near Downtown Mall; Utility Work on Roosevelt Brown Blvd & West Main

The City of Charlottesville has several road and utility projects that will impact key roadways starting next week.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 4:48 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Study Pinpoints Improvements Needed for Greene Co. Government Buildings

Study Pinpoints Improvements Needed for Greene Co. Government Buildings

A study is highlighting inadequacies at government-owned buildings across Greene County.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 3:50 PM EDT by Henry Graff
Gov. Northam: Virginia’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 2.7%

Gov. Northam: Virginia’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 2.7%

Governor Northam announced that Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased 0.1 percentage point in September to 2.7% and was down 0.1 percentage point from a year ago.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 12:05 PM EDT
Hundreds of Charlottesville Students Take Part in Annual Fundraiser

Hundreds of Charlottesville Students Take Part in Annual Fundraiser

Close to 400 students at Burnley-Moran Elementary School ran and walked laps around the track during the eighth annual Walk-a-Thon for Wellness.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 11:55 AM EDT by Henry Graff
Orange Co. to Host Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

Orange Co. to Host Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

Orange County will host a Household Hazardous Waste Collection event on Saturday, October 19, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 11:39 AM EDT
Charlottesville to Upgrade Telephone Systems Oct. 23-27

Charlottesville to Upgrade Telephone Systems Oct. 23-27

Charlottesville will be upgrading its telephone systems during October 23-27. During this time, and only outside normal business hours, some telephone lines will intermittently ring as busy.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 11:34 AM EDT
Trial Set for Albemarle Co. Man Accused of Trying to Grab Kid Off Playground

Trial Set for Albemarle Co. Man Accused of Trying to Grab Kid Off Playground

An Albemarle County man accused of trying to grab a child off of a church playground in 2017 is set to have his case heard in December.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 10:19 AM EDT by John Early
UVA Volunteers Readying for Annual Green Game at Scott Stadium

UVA Volunteers Readying for Annual Green Game at Scott Stadium

The University of Virginia Sustainability Team is getting ready for one of its biggest events of the year, the Green Game.

Friday, October 18th 2019, 8:29 AM EDT by Caroline Coleburn
Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney Candidates Debate Despite Uncertainty

Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney Candidates Debate Despite Uncertainty

After a day of uncertainty by incumbent Robert Tracci, both candidates for Albemarle's top prosecutor took the podium Thursday night.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 10:33 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Annie Schroeder
Three Notch'd Releases 'Tommie's Beer,' to Help Fight Animal Abuse

Three Notch'd Releases 'Tommie's Beer,' to Help Fight Animal Abuse

A brewery in Charlottesville is helping raise funds to fight animal abuse throughout Virginia.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 10:12 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Moriah Davis
Awards Ceremony Honors Area Businesses Committed to Local Food

Awards Ceremony Honors Area Businesses Committed to Local Food

The Local Food Hub is celebrating farmers, businesses, and community partners for their commitment to quality local food.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 10:01 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Richmond Teacher Fired for Using Racial Slur Towards Student

Richmond Teacher Fired for Using Racial Slur Towards Student

A middle school teacher is no longer in front of a class and out of a job after school officials confirm she used a racial slur towards a student.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 9:35 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Waynesboro City, School Leaders Discuss Funding Options

Waynesboro City, School Leaders Discuss Funding Options

City and school leaders in Waynesboro met Thursday to talk about needs and money.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 9:29 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Tara Todd
Two-Time Champion Chef Hosts Pop-Up Dinner at Red Pump in Charlottesville

Two-Time Champion Chef Hosts Pop-Up Dinner at Red Pump in Charlottesville

A two-time champion on the Food Network show Chopped is bringing his recipes to the Charlottesville community.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 9:14 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Moriah Davis
Morgan Harrington Remembered Decade After Disappearing in Charlottesville

Morgan Harrington Remembered Decade After Disappearing in Charlottesville

The family of murdered Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington is marking a decade since she disappeared in Charlottesville.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 2:55 PM EDT by Henry Graff
Free Flu Shots Offered by Health District in Fluvanna County

Free Flu Shots Offered by Health District in Fluvanna County

With the height of flu season just around the corner, the Thomas Jefferson Health District is working to make sure people across central Virginia have access to the flu vaccine.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 5:36 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Annie Schroeder
Crozet Man Says LSU Bomb Threat was for a Bet

Crozet Man Says LSU Bomb Threat was for a Bet

A University of Alabama student allegedly called in a bomb threat against Louisiana State University's stadium during a football game because of a bet.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 5:20 PM EDT
Kyle Guy Joins Other Former UVA Players in Hoops2O

Kyle Guy Joins Other Former UVA Players in Hoops2O

Kyle Guy is now part of a growing list of former University of Virginia basketball players to support a great cause.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 5:18 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Crozet YMCA Begins Installation of Dome Over Outdoor Pool

Crozet YMCA Begins Installation of Dome Over Outdoor Pool

The YMCA in Crozet is installing a dome over the next few days to cover its pool.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 4:20 PM EDT by Chris Markham & CJ Paschall
New Platform Helps UVA Serve Charlottesville Organizations in Need

New Platform Helps UVA Serve Charlottesville Organizations in Need

A new case management platform is helping the University of Virginia Health System and community organizations better serve those in need.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 4:02 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Daniel Grimes
Trial Date Set for Charlottesville Man Accused of Attempted Rape

Trial Date Set for Charlottesville Man Accused of Attempted Rape

A man accused of attempting to sexually assault a woman on Rose Hill Drive last year will stand trial in February 2020.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 3:37 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes
Charlottesville Police Warning Community About Porch Pirates

Charlottesville Police Warning Community About Porch Pirates

Police are investigating a rash of delivered packages being stolen from homes. They say they see an uptick in package thefts as people start ordering holiday gifts

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 2:44 PM EDT by Henry Graff
Judge Sentences Woman Responsible for Fatal Hermitage Rd. Crash

Judge Sentences Woman Responsible for Fatal Hermitage Rd. Crash

Trinity King will spend 10 years in prison for a crash that killed her son and brother.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 2:39 PM EDT by Tara Todd
Gov. Northam Awards $6M in New School Security Equipment Grants

Gov. Northam Awards $6M in New School Security Equipment Grants

Governor Ralph Northam awarded $6 million in School Security Equipment Grants to help protect students and teachers in 340 schools in 70 school divisions.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 12:49 PM EDT
Display at UVA Raising Awareness for Survivors of Sexual Assault

Display at UVA Raising Awareness for Survivors of Sexual Assault

Dozens of T-shirts are again reminding the University of Virginia community about an important and sometimes silent issue.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 12:01 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes
Shenandoah Valley Workforce Board Awarded Economic Equity Grant

Shenandoah Valley Workforce Board Awarded Economic Equity Grant

The Shenandoah Valley Workforce Development Board was recently awarded a $500,000 grant from the Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 10:14 AM EDT
CASPCA to Hold Compassionate Care Clinic Oct. 20

CASPCA to Hold Compassionate Care Clinic Oct. 20

The Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA will be holding another Compassionate Care Clinic from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 8:34 AM EDT
Elementary Students Voice Playground Concerns to Charlottesville

Elementary Students Voice Playground Concerns to Charlottesville

Students at Johnson Elementary School are learning you can still have a voice in your community no matter your age. A fourth grade class took its concerns straight to the city after noticing cracks in the blacktop where they play.

Thursday, October 17th 2019, 4:26 AM EDT
McMahon Pleads Not Guilty to Cyberstalking, Making Racist Threats

McMahon Pleads Not Guilty to Cyberstalking, Making Racist Threats

A Florida man accused of cyberstalking and making racist treats against a black activist in Charlottesville pleaded not guilty this week.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 11:06 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Famous Artist Hosts Talk on Race and Culture at Jefferson School

Famous Artist Hosts Talk on Race and Culture at Jefferson School

A New York artist shared his works with the public to help bridge the gap between different cultures and the way people think about them.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 10:45 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Moriah Davis
School Board Candidates in Charlottesville, Albemarle Share Thoughts on Issues

School Board Candidates in Charlottesville, Albemarle Share Thoughts on Issues

Voters in central Virginia are learning more about the people running for the Charlottesville and Albemarle County school boards.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 10:26 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Annie Schroeder
UVA Students Demand More Action on Mental Health, Debt Collection Policy

UVA Students Demand More Action on Mental Health, Debt Collection Policy

A group of University of Virginia students is demanding more action when it comes to the school's mental health system and debt collection policies.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 10:11 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Augusta Leaders Share Plan for Sidewalk Projects in the County

Augusta Leaders Share Plan for Sidewalk Projects in the County

Augusta County leaders want to make sure Verona is safer for pedestrians and on Wednesday, they shared their plan.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 9:15 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Tara Todd
Robert Tracci Backs Out of Candidate Forum Amid Disruption Concerns

Robert Tracci Backs Out of Candidate Forum Amid Disruption Concerns

Concerns about disruptions during a scheduled forum for the two candidates running for Commonwealth's Attorney in Albemarle County has one of the candidates backing out of the event.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 6:11 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Annie Schroeder
UVA, LAJC Partnership Gives Legal Help to Those in Medical Care Need

UVA, LAJC Partnership Gives Legal Help to Those in Medical Care Need

One partnership in Charlottesville is bridging the gap between a person's health needs and pressing legal woes.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 5:52 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Daniel Grimes
Pilot Program at UVA Uses Electric Bikes to Cut Carbon Emissions

Pilot Program at UVA Uses Electric Bikes to Cut Carbon Emissions

A new pilot program at the University of Virginia is taking off and helping cut back on noise and carbon emissions.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 5:22 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Albemarle Co. Supervisors to Request $5M from State for Biscuit Run Park

Albemarle Co. Supervisors to Request $5M from State for Biscuit Run Park

The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors is now asking the state for millions of dollars to help improve Biscuit Run Park.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 4:56 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Lottye Lockhart
Three Notch'd Names New Beer After Burned Pit Bull 'Tommie'

Three Notch'd Names New Beer After Burned Pit Bull 'Tommie'

A burned and killed dog from Richmond is the inspiration behind a brand new beer from Three Notch'd Brewing Company.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 4:40 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Steve Rappaport
Charlottesville Shop Works to Get Rid of Misgendering

Charlottesville Shop Works to Get Rid of Misgendering

A chocolate shop in Charlottesville is working with Cville Pride to make misgendering a thing of the past.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 4:36 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Virginia Film Festival Opens Downtown Festival Headquarters

Virginia Film Festival Opens Downtown Festival Headquarters

The Virginia Film Festival is just one week away, and now the Downtown Festival Headquarters is officially open for business.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 4:35 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Kasey Hott
Fatal Fire at Augusta Co. Campground Under Investigation by State Police

Fatal Fire at Augusta Co. Campground Under Investigation by State Police

A fatal fire in Augusta County is under investigation by Virginia State Police.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 4:31 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Stanardsville Man Charged with 5 Counts of Solicitation of a Minor

Stanardsville Man Charged with 5 Counts of Solicitation of a Minor

The sheriff's office has charged Haden Thomas Wilson of Stanardsville with five counts of computer solicitation of a minor.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 2:34 PM EDT
Albemarle Co. Man Catches FedEx Driver Being Rough with Deliveries

Albemarle Co. Man Catches FedEx Driver Being Rough with Deliveries

An Albemarle County man is fed up with his FedEx delivery driver. Matthew Wood has been on the receiving end of damaged packages, and now he's got the evidence to prove it.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 2:11 PM EDT by Henry Graff
Postal Service Takes Part in Job Fair at Albemarle Co. Library

Postal Service Takes Part in Job Fair at Albemarle Co. Library

The Postal Service took part in a job fair held at the Northside Library in Albemarle County on Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 12:05 PM EDT
RWSA Monitoring Reservoir Levels as Charlottesville Area Receives Needed Rain

RWSA Monitoring Reservoir Levels as Charlottesville Area Receives Needed Rain

The Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority is keeping a close eye on reservoir levels in Charlottesville and Albemarle County.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 11:40 AM EDT by Henry Graff
Greene Co. Couple wins $5M Prize in Virginia Lottery Scratcher Game

Greene Co. Couple wins $5M Prize in Virginia Lottery Scratcher Game

William and Lucille Shifflett had the choice of taking the full $5 million over 30 years or a one-time cash option of $3,285,150 before taxes. They chose the cash option.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 11:25 AM EDT
Drivers Adjusting to New Rt. 29 Traffic Pattern in Albemarle Co.

Drivers Adjusting to New Rt. 29 Traffic Pattern in Albemarle Co.

There's a new traffic pattern on Route 29 southbound at Timberwood Boulevard in Albemarle County.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 10:42 AM EDT
SPCA: Rummage Event was Record-Breaking

SPCA: Rummage Event was Record-Breaking

Saturday, $15,295 was generated through purchases at the SPCA Rummage Store on Hillsdale Drive.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 9:42 AM EDT
2018 Tourism Revenue Reached $1.524B in Shenandoah Valley

2018 Tourism Revenue Reached $1.524B in Shenandoah Valley

The Shenandoah Valley Region of Virginia generated $1.524 billion in direct visitor spending – a 5% increase over 2017. Local city, county and state taxes combined reached $109.4 million.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 8:29 AM EDT
Greene Co. Students Working to Integrate Tech into Every Classroom

Greene Co. Students Working to Integrate Tech into Every Classroom

A strategic plan at Nathanael Greene Primary and Elementary schools is helping prepare children for careers in technology.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 4:15 AM EDT
Virginia Officials Issue Warning as Wildfire Season Begins

Virginia Officials Issue Warning as Wildfire Season Begins

Virginia officials are warning residents about what could be one of the most severe wildfire seasons in years.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 8:13 AM EDT
Fry's Spring Neighborhood Association Hosts Charlottesville City Council Candidate Forum

Fry's Spring Neighborhood Association Hosts Charlottesville City Council Candidate Forum

All six candidates vying to fill three seats on Charlottesville's City Council took the stage at Johnson Elementary School on Tuesday, October 15.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 11:13 PM EDT by Annie Schroeder
Internationally Renowned Artist Completes Mural in Waynesboro

Internationally Renowned Artist Completes Mural in Waynesboro

Waynesboro's skyline has a new addition. Richmond artist Nils Westergard spent a week painting ‘Kaiya with Tulips’ and finished up over the weekend at the Virginia Street Arts Festival.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 10:46 PM EDT by Tara Todd & Hailey Wilt
Plans for Residential Development on Galaxie Farm Lane Move Forward

Plans for Residential Development on Galaxie Farm Lane Move Forward

Plans for a residential development in southern Albemarle County took a step forward on Tuesday after some changes.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 10:34 PM EDT
Virginia General Assembly Candidates Gather at Legislative Forum on Developmental Disabilities

Virginia General Assembly Candidates Gather at Legislative Forum on Developmental Disabilities

On Tuesday night, candidates on the ballot to serve in the next General Assembly talked legislation for helping those with medical disabilities. They gathered at Arc of the Piedmont for a “Coffee & Chat” to share their views with the public.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 10:23 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
Nurse Celebrates 25 Years of Service by Helping Deliver 3 of Her Grandchildren Within 36 Hours

Nurse Celebrates 25 Years of Service by Helping Deliver 3 of Her Grandchildren Within 36 Hours

A nurse at Sentara Martha Jefferson has been delivering babies there for more than 25 years. Now, add to that delivering three of her own grandchildren in the span of 36 hours.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 5:51 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
UVA Medical Center Opens New Emergency Department

UVA Medical Center Opens New Emergency Department

The University of Virginia Medical Center's new Emergency Department is now open for business.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 4:39 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Carly Kempler
Group Calling on Charlottesville to Take Action on Vandalized Confederate Statues

Group Calling on Charlottesville to Take Action on Vandalized Confederate Statues

The organization tasked with preserving the Confederate statues is now calling foul again after vandals struck for a second time.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 4:16 PM EDT by Henry Graff
Clean Energy Company Breaks Ground on New Headquarters in Charlottesville

Clean Energy Company Breaks Ground on New Headquarters in Charlottesville

A Charlottesville clean energy company is breaking ground at their new headquarters on Garrett Street.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 4:13 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Madison Jones
Online Auction Opens for Staunton Mall

Online Auction Opens for Staunton Mall

An online auction for the Staunton Mall is now open.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 4:10 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Tara Todd
Wheel from Doomed Flight on Display at Albemarle Co. Park

Wheel from Doomed Flight on Display at Albemarle Co. Park

A wheel from a horrific plane crash in Albemarle County is now on display in Mint Springs Valley Park near Crozet.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 3:37 PM EDT by Madison Jones
VSP Investigating Tractor Trailer Crash in Louisa County

VSP Investigating Tractor Trailer Crash in Louisa County

Virginia State Police responded to a single vehicle crash involving an overturned tractor hauling a trailer full of trash.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 12:36 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Gov. Northam Signs Executive Directive for Access to Affordable Health Care

Gov. Northam Signs Executive Directive for Access to Affordable Health Care

Governor Ralph Northam issued Executive Directive Five, directing actions to increase the number of Virginians enrolled in quality, affordable health care coverage. 

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 11:57 AM EDT by Chris Markham
Newest Recruits for Albemarle Fire and Rescue Get First Training

Newest Recruits for Albemarle Fire and Rescue Get First Training

The newest recruits for Albemarle County Fire and Rescue are going through some tough training.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 11:31 AM EDT by Chris Markham & Lottye Lockhart
Charlottesville Announces Downtown Parking Enhancements

Charlottesville Announces Downtown Parking Enhancements

Charlottesville announced that real-time parking availability data for the Market Street Parking Garage is now accessible via the city website and the MyCville smartphone app.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 9:42 AM EDT by Hailey Wilt & Madison Jones
Crozet Man Accused of Threatening Louisiana Stadium

Crozet Man Accused of Threatening Louisiana Stadium

A University of Alabama student is accused of threatening Louisiana State's Tiger Stadium during the school's Saturday night football game against the University of Florida.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 9:03 AM EDT
Study Finds Virginia is Short on Sex Assault Exam Providers

Study Finds Virginia is Short on Sex Assault Exam Providers

A new study says sex assault victims in Virginia must sometimes travel for hours because of a shortage of qualified nurses and hospitals that provide sexual assault examinations.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 8:52 AM EDT
Driver Shortage Ongoing Issue for Albemarle Co. Public Schools

Driver Shortage Ongoing Issue for Albemarle Co. Public Schools

Albemarle County Public Schools is training four new bus drivers to help fill a shortage.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 8:50 AM EDT by John Early & Caroline Coleburn
Charlottesville to Raise Funds for Lighting at McIntire Skate Park

Charlottesville to Raise Funds for Lighting at McIntire Skate Park

The city of Charlottesville is raising money for one of its most popular attractions to help keep it open later at night.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 10:47 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt & Annie Schroeder
Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney Candidate Jim Hingeley Speaks to Area NAACP

Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney Candidate Jim Hingeley Speaks to Area NAACP

On Monday night, one of the men vying to be the next Albemarle County commonwealth's attorney presented some of the top issues he hopes to change if elected.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 10:29 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
Hot 101.9 Hosts 'Teachers Night Out' Event at DoubleTree Hotel in Albemarle County

Hot 101.9 Hosts 'Teachers Night Out' Event at DoubleTree Hotel in Albemarle County

Some central Virginia educators got the chance to enjoy a night out all thanks to a local radio station. On Monday night, Hot 101.9 hosted 'Teachers Night Out' at the DoubleTree Hotel in Albemarle County.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 9:50 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Albemarle County Police Officers Surprise 9-Year-Old Boy at Birthday Party

Albemarle County Police Officers Surprise 9-Year-Old Boy at Birthday Party

When the police show up at a birthday party, it's not usually the best sign. But for one 9-year old boy living in Scottsville, the boys in blue gave him a surprise he sure won't forget anytime soon.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 6:29 PM EDT by Carly Kempler & Hailey Wilt
Renowned Violinist Anyango Yarbo-Davenport Performs for Group of Area Orchestra Students

Renowned Violinist Anyango Yarbo-Davenport Performs for Group of Area Orchestra Students

A group of orchestra students in Charlottesville saw a special performance on Monday. Renowned violinist Anyango Yarbo-Davenport played several songs ranging from classical to blues. Yarbo-Davenport came to town for another performance at the University of Virginia, and teachers reached out to have her perform.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 2:18 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
The Daily Progress Staff Unionize, Form Blue Ridge Guild

The Daily Progress Staff Unionize, Form Blue Ridge Guild

The staff at The Daily Progress says the future of journalism is at stake, and they are unionizing. After months of behind the scene work, writers and copy editors announced on Monday they are fighting for a better workplace.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 5:36 PM EDT by Henry Graff & Hailey Wilt
UVA Fourth-Year Student Mounts Legal Battle to Lower Age-Limit on Handgun Purchases

UVA Fourth-Year Student Mounts Legal Battle to Lower Age-Limit on Handgun Purchases

A University of Virginia student and a young woman from Albemarle County are taking a stand against a gun law lawmakers enacted years ago. They want to see the age limit lowered for handgun purchases, but their reasoning may surprise you.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 5:32 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
UVA Students, Staff Celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day in Place of Columbus Day

UVA Students, Staff Celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day in Place of Columbus Day

Some University of Virginia students and staff are choosing to celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day in place of Columbus Day.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 5:19 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt & Madison Jones
Preservation Piedmont Hosts Series of Discussions on Affordable Housing in Charlottesville

Preservation Piedmont Hosts Series of Discussions on Affordable Housing in Charlottesville

A nonprofit is stepping up to help grow the public's understanding of affordable housing in Charlottesville. Preservation Piedmont, a group that works to preserve historic areas, is holding a series of discussions at CitySpace on the Downtown Mall.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 4:47 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart & Hailey Wilt
Two Arrested Following Hit-and-Run Crash on Cherry Avenue

Two Arrested Following Hit-and-Run Crash on Cherry Avenue

On Sunday, CPD officers responded to a Hit-and-Run accident in the 800 block of Cherry Avenue. The driver and passenger of the vehicle fled the scene of the crash on foot, but were later apprehended.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 4:32 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Region Ten Concerned as Fewer Kids Qualify for Mental Health Program

Region Ten Concerned as Fewer Kids Qualify for Mental Health Program

A program some call the last resort for children with mental health issues is facing a steep drop in the number of patients it is treating.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 3:14 PM EDT by John Early & CJ Paschall
Virginia Voter Registration Deadline Quickly Approaching

Virginia Voter Registration Deadline Quickly Approaching

Virginians who want to vote in the upcoming legislative elections have one more day to register.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 11:58 AM EDT
Police Investigate Suspicious Package Near Charlottesville School

Police Investigate Suspicious Package Near Charlottesville School

Police were called to Clark Elementary School early Monday after someone found a bag nearby.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 11:30 AM EDT by Henry Graff
Charlottesville's Confederate Statues Further Damaged by Vandalism

Charlottesville's Confederate Statues Further Damaged by Vandalism

Charlottesville's two statues of a Confederate generals have again been vandalized.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 9:51 AM EDT
Halloween Lights Display in Fluvanna County Raises Money for Area Animal Shelters

Halloween Lights Display in Fluvanna County Raises Money for Area Animal Shelters

A Halloween lights display in Fluvanna County is doing more than just entertaining a neighborhood, it’s also giving back to the community.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 9:40 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Rockfish Valley Foundation Natural History Center Hosts Old Wintergreen History Day

Rockfish Valley Foundation Natural History Center Hosts Old Wintergreen History Day

The Old Wintergreen History Day at Spruce Creek Park brought families together from Nelson County on Sunday for a day full of history and fun.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 9:03 PM EDT by Madison Jones & Hailey Wilt
Ivy Creek Foundation Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Ivy Creek Foundation Celebrates 40th Anniversary

The Ivy Creek Foundation is celebrating 40 years of welcoming people in Albemarle County and beyond.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 8:17 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt & Daniel Grimes
Charlottesville Organization Hosts Monthly Diaper Giveaway

Charlottesville Organization Hosts Monthly Diaper Giveaway

A Charlottesville organization is working to make sure community members in need are able to take care of their little ones by supplying them with an essential. On Sunday, Donor Diapers held its monthly diaper giveaway.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 3:34 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
'When They See Us' Screening & Panel Discussion Hosted at Jefferson School

'When They See Us' Screening & Panel Discussion Hosted at Jefferson School

Criminal justice reform took center stage on Sunday at a movie screening and panel discussion hosted at the Jefferson School African American Heritage Center.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 6:17 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
Staunton Police Investigate Jiffee Mart Robbery

Staunton Police Investigate Jiffee Mart Robbery

Staunton police are investigating a robbery that happened late Saturday night at a convenience store.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 5:49 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
UVA Men's Leadership Project Partners with Houses of Wood & Straw to Build Dog Houses for Winter

UVA Men's Leadership Project Partners with Houses of Wood & Straw to Build Dog Houses for Winter

On Sunday, the Men's Leadership Project (MLP) partnered with Houses of Wood & Straw to build dog houses to keep pets warm this winter.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 5:47 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt & Daniel Grimes
Runners Participate in the Charlottesville Fall Classic Half Marathon & 10K

Runners Participate in the Charlottesville Fall Classic Half Marathon & 10K

On Sunday, runners from across the nation took part in the Charlottesville Fall Classic Half Marathon and 10K.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 5:44 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt & CJ Paschall
U.S. Census Bureau Data Shows Albemarle County is Becoming More Diverse

U.S. Census Bureau Data Shows Albemarle County is Becoming More Diverse

New data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows the makeup of Albemarle County is changing and becoming more diverse. These changes are consistent with the country's overall population and experts say it's being driven by immigration.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 5:39 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes
Maupintown Film Festival is Accepting Submissions for 2020 Festival

Maupintown Film Festival is Accepting Submissions for 2020 Festival

The Maupintown Film Festival is now accepting submissions for the 2020 festival.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 5:34 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt & Madison Jones
Harrisonburg Fire Department Responds to Early Morning Structure Fire

Harrisonburg Fire Department Responds to Early Morning Structure Fire

The Harrisonburg Fire Department (HFD) responded to a two-alarm fire on Sunday morning at Frazier Quarry.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 4:45 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Annual Festy Music Festival Takes Over IX Art Park

Annual Festy Music Festival Takes Over IX Art Park

After years of songs and music, a Nelson County staple has moved to Charlottesville. The Festy Music Festival took place in IX Art Park in downtown Charlottesville for the first time and community members are loving it.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 12:24 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Bookfest Event Highlights African American Stories in Charlottesville-Albemarle

Bookfest Event Highlights African American Stories in Charlottesville-Albemarle

A book fest at the Gordon Avenue Library is highlighting the history of the African American community in the Charlottesville-Albemarle area.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 10:42 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Charlottesville Police Foundation Hosts Annual Appreciation Dinner

Charlottesville Police Foundation Hosts Annual Appreciation Dinner

Some of Charlottesville’s police officers are being honored for their dedication and service to keep the city safe.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 9:43 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Charlottesville Nonprofits Host Repair Cafe to Keep Items In Use, Out of Landfill

Charlottesville Nonprofits Host Repair Cafe to Keep Items In Use, Out of Landfill

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville's Habitat Store has teamed up with Cville TimeBank to hold their semi-annual Repair Cafe.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 7:52 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
Charlottesville Albemarle Airport Open House Showcases Future Plans and Upgrades

Charlottesville Albemarle Airport Open House Showcases Future Plans and Upgrades

The Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) is getting a few upgrades and on Saturday folks had a chance to see what's planned.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 6:19 PM EDT by CJ Paschall & Hailey Wilt
UVA Kicks Off its 'Honor the Future' Campaign to Raise $5 Billion

UVA Kicks Off its 'Honor the Future' Campaign to Raise $5 Billion

The University of Virginia has kicked off a $5 billion 'Honor the Future' campaign. The goal is to make UVA the nation's best public university.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 6:18 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes
Artists and Vendors Display their Work at 39th Annual Crozet Fall Arts & Crafts Festival

Artists and Vendors Display their Work at 39th Annual Crozet Fall Arts & Crafts Festival

Artists and other vendors from across the commonwealth and the country showed off their wares at the 39th annual Crozet Fall Arts and Crafts Festival.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 6:17 PM EDT by CJ Paschall & Hailey Wilt
Albemarle County Fire & Rescue Squad Shares Safety Tips During Fire Prevention Week Event

Albemarle County Fire & Rescue Squad Shares Safety Tips During Fire Prevention Week Event

On Saturday, the Albemarle County Fire and Rescue Squad spent the day providing safety tips to community members.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 6:13 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes & Hailey Wilt
PVCC's Financial Aid Office Hosts FAFSA Workshop

PVCC's Financial Aid Office Hosts FAFSA Workshop

Piedmont Virginia Community College is helping high school and college students register for financial aid.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 5:37 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes & Hailey Wilt
Decipher Brewing Hosts Adoption Event to Help Dogs from CASPCA

Decipher Brewing Hosts Adoption Event to Help Dogs from CASPCA

A brewery in Charlottesville is helping some furry friends find their forever home. On Friday, Decipher Brewing hosted an adoption event to help dogs from the Charlottesville- Albemarle SPCA get adopted.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 11:33 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
Central Virginia Artists Showcase their Crafts at Open Mic Night

Central Virginia Artists Showcase their Crafts at Open Mic Night

On Friday night, artists from around central Virginia got the chance to show off their crafts in front of a live audience. They took center stage at an Open Mic Night performing their latest creations.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 11:27 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
Charlottesville Dress Company Hosts Benefit Fashion Show for International Rescue Committee

Charlottesville Dress Company Hosts Benefit Fashion Show for International Rescue Committee

Some of the latest fall fashions went on display in Charlottesville to help give back to the city's refugee population.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 11:16 PM EDT by Annie Schroeder
Raphine Man Pleads Guilty for One Count of Forcible Sodomy

Raphine Man Pleads Guilty for One Count of Forcible Sodomy

A Raphine man will spend a decade in prison after pleading guilty to sex crimes.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 11:08 PM EDT by Tara Todd
Group of Veterans Make Pit-Stop at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post in Charlottesville

Group of Veterans Make Pit-Stop at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post in Charlottesville

A group of veterans making their way to an event in Washington D.C. made a stop in Charlottesville on Friday. The group is taking part in Honor Flight. The program transports veterans of World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam War to memorials in the nation's capital.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 3:01 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
Community Garden Facing Demolition Receives Federal Help to Find a New Home

Community Garden Facing Demolition Receives Federal Help to Find a New Home

A community garden facing demolition is now getting federal help to find a new home. A $375,000 federal grant is helping put fresh produce in the hands of people who don't get it that often.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 2:51 PM EDT by Henry Graff
Monticello Gardener Educates Buford Middle School Students on Agriculture

Monticello Gardener Educates Buford Middle School Students on Agriculture

Students at Charlottesville City Schools are learning more agriculture and how it plays a vital role in our everyday lives. On Friday, students at Buford Middle School got a hands-on experience with an expert gardener from Monticello.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 2:35 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Businesses Team Up to Build New Playset for Family Dealing with Recent Loss

Businesses Team Up to Build New Playset for Family Dealing with Recent Loss

A family dealing with the recent loss of their eight-year-old son to cancer is receiving a gift they will cherish.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 5:49 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Two Nelson County Bridges Dedicated in Memory of Fallen Firefighter

Two Nelson County Bridges Dedicated in Memory of Fallen Firefighter

Two bridges in Nelson County have been dedicated to the memory of a fallen firefighter.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 5:31 PM EDT by CJ Paschall
Grant to Help Charlottesville Schools Provide More Mental Health Counselors

Grant to Help Charlottesville Schools Provide More Mental Health Counselors

State funds will be used to help Charlottesville and other localities provide more mental health councilors at public schools.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 3:25 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Group Calling on UVA Health System to Improve Interactions with LGBTQIA+ Patients

Group Calling on UVA Health System to Improve Interactions with LGBTQIA+ Patients

Several organizations fighting for the LGBTQIA+ community are calling out the UVA Health System for what they say are discriminatory practices.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 2:31 PM EDT by Daniel Grimes
IX Art Park Hosting Festy

IX Art Park Hosting Festy

A weekend of music that's normally held in Nelson County is now taking place in downtown Charlottesville.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 2:17 PM EDT by Henry Graff
JMRL: Job Fair at Northside Library

JMRL: Job Fair at Northside Library

On Wednesday, October 16 from 2-5pm, the Northside Library will be hosting its monthly Job Fair with Virginia Career Works.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 2:07 PM EDT
Grant Money to Help Relocate Community Garden in Charlottesville

Grant Money to Help Relocate Community Garden in Charlottesville

A new federal grant is helping to keep fresh produce in the hands of people who don't get it that often.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 12:01 PM EDT by Henry Graff
Shenandoah National Park Staff Warning Drivers to Lookout for Bears

Shenandoah National Park Staff Warning Drivers to Lookout for Bears

Wildlife experts at Shenandoah National Park are warning people to keep their eyes up while driving along Skyline Drive and other areas that may be inhabited by bears.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 11:30 AM EDT by Carly Kempler
Gov. Northam Issues Statewide Drought Watch Advisory

Gov. Northam Issues Statewide Drought Watch Advisory

Governor Ralph Northam has announced a statewide drought watch advisory for the Commonwealth of Virginia

Friday, October 11th 2019, 10:08 AM EDT
State Regulators Target Immigration Bonds Company Nexus

State Regulators Target Immigration Bonds Company Nexus

Virginia is threatening to shut down a company that touts its record of reuniting immigrant families, accusing it of running an unlicensed insurance business.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 8:44 AM EDT
Orange Co. Social Services Offers Christmas Assistance Programs

Orange Co. Social Services Offers Christmas Assistance Programs

Applications for the Orange County Christmas Assistance Program for the Elderly and Children under the age of 18 will be available Thursday, Oct. 10, through Friday, Nov. 1.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 8:35 AM EDT
Greene Co. Students Learning About Math Through Cooking

Greene Co. Students Learning About Math Through Cooking

Nathanael Greene Primary and Elementary Schools in Greene County are getting kids excited about math by introducing cooking skills in the classroom.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 4:21 AM EDT
Buena Vista Woman Supports Granddaughter Through Ballet Lessons

Buena Vista Woman Supports Granddaughter Through Ballet Lessons

A Buena Vista woman is inspiring other to support children's dreams. She spent years supporting one little girl, who is now turning her dream into reality.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 7:45 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Sheriff, Supervisor Candidates Answer Public Questions in Albemarle Co.

Sheriff, Supervisor Candidates Answer Public Questions in Albemarle Co.

Candidates for sheriff and the Board of Supervisors in Albemarle County weighed-in on a number of questions from the public on Thursday.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 11:22 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Moriah Davis
Albemarle School Board Votes to Change Name of Cale Elementary

Albemarle School Board Votes to Change Name of Cale Elementary

The Albemarle County School Board has voted to change the name of Cale Elementary School.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 9:14 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Annie Schroeder
Crozet Restaurant Brings Vintage 'Tap Truck' to Patio this Fall

Crozet Restaurant Brings Vintage 'Tap Truck' to Patio this Fall

Restoration restaurant is introducing a unique way to enjoy craft beer in Old Trail this fall.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 8:32 PM EDT by Chris Markham
VDOT to Close Two Deteriorating Bridges in Augusta Co.

VDOT to Close Two Deteriorating Bridges in Augusta Co.

VDOT is closing two bridges in Augusta County due to deteriorating conditions.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 8:19 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Paul Koors Band to Perform First Gig After Death of Lead Singer

Paul Koors Band to Perform First Gig After Death of Lead Singer

This weekend, a Charlottesville band will perform an entire album of songs that was nearly destined to never be heard. They're picking up where the doctor-turned-songwriter left off when his life took a sudden turn last year.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 2:48 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Free Flu Shots in Greene County Help Prepare Health Department

Free Flu Shots in Greene County Help Prepare Health Department

You can get a free flu shot in Greene County on Thursday night and help the Thomas Jefferson Health District practice emergency response.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 5:54 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Moriah Davis
Toddsbury in Ivy to Close for Good on Friday

Toddsbury in Ivy to Close for Good on Friday

People in Ivy looking for a cup of coffee and a chicken salad sandwich will have to look elsewhere starting on Friday.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 5:42 PM EDT by Chris Markham & CJ Paschall
Louisa Goat Seizure Update: 67 Goats Forfeited, One Euthanized

Louisa Goat Seizure Update: 67 Goats Forfeited, One Euthanized

The Louisa County Sheriff's Office has provided an update on the seizure of more than 60 goats.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 5:27 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Augusta Woman Avoids Jail Time in Puppy Killing Case

Augusta Woman Avoids Jail Time in Puppy Killing Case

An Augusta County woman who shot and killed six puppies and dumped their bodies will not spend any time behind bars.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 5:01 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Protestors Demand Transparency from Riggleman

Protestors Demand Transparency from Riggleman

A group of protestors stopped by Congressman Denver Riggleman's office on Thursday to demand transparency and accountability.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 4:52 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Daniel Grimes
STAB Opens Natural Playground for Kids

STAB Opens Natural Playground for Kids

St. Anne's-Belfield School has a new playground that is helping kids become one with Mother Earth.

Wednesday, October 9th 2019, 2:43 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Registration is Now Open for CARE’s Winter & Spring Program

Registration is Now Open for CARE’s Winter & Spring Program

Registration is now open for winter and spring Charlottesville After-School Recreation and Enrichment (CARE) programs. CARE runs from January 6 until June 5. The program is offered on a weekly basis and on teacher workdays.

Tuesday, October 8th 2019, 4:11 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Dr. James Lane Visits Waynesboro High School's Career & Technical Education Building

Dr. James Lane Visits Waynesboro High School's Career & Technical Education Building

Virginia's Superintendent of Public Instruction, Dr. James Lane, toured Waynesboro High School's new Career and Technical Education building on Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 8th 2019, 3:46 PM EDT by Tara Todd
Carter Myers Automotive Valley Dealership Donates Toys to UVA Children's Hospital

Carter Myers Automotive Valley Dealership Donates Toys to UVA Children's Hospital

Young patients at the University of Virginia Children's Hospital have something new to take their minds off their treatments. Carter Myers Automotive Valley Dealership representatives dropped off a truckload of toys and activities on Tuesday. The donation is the result of September’s Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

Tuesday, October 8th 2019, 3:12 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
CATEC Receives $5,000 Grant from Dominion Energy

CATEC Receives $5,000 Grant from Dominion Energy

A grant from Dominion Energy will help the Charlottesville-Albemarle Technical Education Center (CATEC) train the next generation of chefs. CATEC students and staff are excited to build a culinary commons garden area with a $5,000 grant from Dominion Energy.

Tuesday, October 8th 2019, 3:06 PM EDT by Madison Jones
Charlottesville Police Warning Community About Porch Pirates

Charlottesville Police Warning Community About Porch Pirates

Police are investigating a rash of delivered packages being stolen from homes. They say they see an uptick in package thefts as people start ordering holiday gifts

Charlottesville Shop Works to Get Rid of Misgendering

Charlottesville Shop Works to Get Rid of Misgendering

A chocolate shop in Charlottesville is working with Cville Pride to make misgendering a thing of the past.

Group Calling on Charlottesville to Take Action on Vandalized Confederate Statues

Group Calling on Charlottesville to Take Action on Vandalized Confederate Statues

The organization tasked with preserving the Confederate statues is now calling foul again after vandals struck for a second time.

Charlottesville's Confederate Statues Further Damaged by Vandalism

Charlottesville's Confederate Statues Further Damaged by Vandalism

Charlottesville's two statues of a Confederate generals have again been vandalized.

Albemarle School Board Votes to Change Name of Cale Elementary

Albemarle School Board Votes to Change Name of Cale Elementary

The Albemarle County School Board has voted to change the name of Cale Elementary School.

Augusta Woman Avoids Jail Time in Puppy Killing Case

Augusta Woman Avoids Jail Time in Puppy Killing Case

An Augusta County woman who shot and killed six puppies and dumped their bodies will not spend any time behind bars.

Protestors Demand Transparency from Riggleman

Protestors Demand Transparency from Riggleman

A group of protestors stopped by Congressman Denver Riggleman's office on Thursday to demand transparency and accountability.

Charlottesville Agrees to Settle Lawsuit Connected to Veteran's Aug. 2018 Arrest

Charlottesville Agrees to Settle Lawsuit Connected to Veteran's Aug. 2018 Arrest

Charlottesville has agreed to a settlement over the arrest of John Miska on the first anniversary of the events of August 2017.

UVA's Joey Blount Honored by ACC, 'Hoos Hope to Reverse Fortunes on Road Saturday

UVA's Joey Blount Honored by ACC, 'Hoos Hope to Reverse Fortunes on Road Saturday

Blount had an interception and made ten tackles in Virginia's dominating win over Duke on Saturday.

Orange Walk Off with 7-6 Win in Game 4 of Orange & Blue World Series

Orange Walk Off with 7-6 Win in Game 4 of Orange & Blue World Series

The Orange team scored the winning run on a squeeze bunt in the bottom of the 9th to beat the Blue Team 7-6 in Game Four of the UVa Baseball Orange & Blue World Series Sunday night.

No. 1 UVa Women's Soccer Beats Notre Dame 3-0 on Senior Day

No. 1 UVa Women's Soccer Beats Notre Dame 3-0 on Senior Day

The No. 1 Virginia women's soccer team recorded its sixth-consecutive shutout, as the Cavaliers beat Notre Dame 3-0 on Sunday at Klöckner Stadium.

He's Gone: Joe Reed Continuing to Set Kickoff Return Records for Cavaliers

He's Gone: Joe Reed Continuing to Set Kickoff Return Records for Cavaliers

UVa senior Joe Reed is averaging 39.4 yards per kickoff return, which is the second-most in the nation, and would break the program record of 36.3 set by Henry Massie in 1963.

UVa Volleyball Falls in Three Sets to UNC

UVa Volleyball Falls in Three Sets to UNC

All three sets were close, but the Virginia volleyball team was swept by North Carolina on Sunday at Memorial Gymnasium.

Bryce Perkins Runs for 3 TD's, UVa Dominates Duke 48-14

Bryce Perkins Runs for 3 TD's, UVa Dominates Duke 48-14

The Virginia football team scored its most points against an ACC opponent since 2010, as the Cavaliers defeated Duke 48-14 on Saturday at Scott Stadium.

Virginia Tech Beats UNC 43-41 in Six Overtimes

Virginia Tech Beats UNC 43-41 in Six Overtimes

The Virginia Tech football team won the longest game in ACC history, as the Hokies defeated UNC 43-41 in six overtimes on Saturday.

No. 2 JMU Football Beats William & Mary 38-10 for 7th Straight Win

No. 2 JMU Football Beats William & Mary 38-10 for 7th Straight Win

Ben DiNucci threw for 250 yards and two touchdowns passes to lead James Madison to a 38-10 victory over William & Mary on Saturday.