Victory Hall Opera Hosts Performance Depicting Story of Sally Hemings
Victory Hall Opera Hosts Performance Depicting Story of Sally Hemings

Members of the Charlottesville community gather at the Music Resource Center for an opera performance telling the story of Sally Hemings.

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Rotary Ramblin Rabbit 5K Proceeds Donated to Dollars and Sense Program
Rotary Ramblin Rabbit 5K Proceeds Donated to Dollars and Sense Program

Some people will learn more about how to manage their money, thanks to a 5K put on by businesses in the Blue Ridge area.

Saturday, May 25th 2019, 5:29 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Community Members Visit Pantops Station 16 EMS and Fire Station Open House
Community Members Visit Pantops Station 16 EMS and Fire Station Open House

People living around Pantops Mountain in Albemarle County know some of their first responders pretty well, after an open house.

Saturday, May 25th 2019, 5:17 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
University Hall is Brought Down with 550 lbs. of Explosives
University Hall is Brought Down with 550 lbs. of Explosives

Debris from what was University Hall is being sorted after the former basketball area was brought down with 550 pounds of explosives on Saturday.

Saturday, May 25th 2019, 5:08 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Fatal Crash Claims Life of Madison County Man
Fatal Crash Claims Life of Madison County Man

Around 6:40 pm on Friday, May 24, 2019, Albemarle County Police Officers responded to the 1600 block of Owensville Road for a single vehicle crash into a tree.

Saturday, May 25th 2019, 3:17 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Dozens of Shelter Dogs Arrive in Central Virginia Following Severe Weather in Oklahoma
Dozens of Shelter Dogs Arrive in Central Virginia Following Severe Weather in Oklahoma

Severe weather across Oklahoma has some four-legged friends looking for their forever homes in central Virginia.

Friday, May 24th 2019, 10:05 PM EDT by Annie Schroeder & Hailey Wilt
Nurse Patricia Scott Uses Training to Assist Woman Inside DMV
Nurse Patricia Scott Uses Training to Assist Woman Inside DMV

The DMV office in Albemarle Co. is the last place Patricia Scott thought she would need to use her nurse training, but when one woman dropped to the ground, those life-saving skills put her in action.

Friday, May 24th 2019, 8:18 PM EDT by Meghan Moriarty
Ricky Road Arrest Following Failure to Stop
Ricky Road Arrest Following Failure to Stop

Albemarle County Police attempted to stop a vehicle at Ricky Road and Barracks Road for expired registration.

Friday, May 24th 2019, 7:57 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Group of Albemarle Co. Students Urge Drivers to Think Twice About Littering
Group of Albemarle Co. Students Urge Drivers to Think Twice About Littering

The Fantastic Fluffy Foxes Destination Imagination Team from Brownsville Elementary wants drivers and passengers to think twice about littering.

Friday, May 24th 2019, 7:15 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Charlottesville Police Department Swears In Five New Officers, Staff Numbers Improve
Charlottesville Police Department Swears In Five New Officers, Staff Numbers Improve

The Charlottesville Police Department announces five new cadets as the newest additions and assets to the CPD.

Friday, May 24th 2019, 7:01 PM EDT by Lowell Rose
Renaissance School Student Surprised with $200K Army Scholarship
Renaissance School Student Surprised with $200K Army Scholarship

A student from the Renaissance School in Charlottesville was surprised with a scholarship from the Army on Friday.

Friday, May 24th 2019, 5:23 PM EDT by Chris Markham & Lottye Lockhart
Charlottesville Area Students Protest Inaction on Climate Change
Charlottesville Area Students Protest Inaction on Climate Change

Students from the Charlottesville area took to the streets Friday to protest what they call inaction on climate change.

Friday, May 24th 2019, 3:55 PM EDT by John Early & Lowell Rose
Charlottesville Housing Authority Checking In with Folks at Crescent Halls
Charlottesville Housing Authority Checking In with Folks at Crescent Halls

The Charlottesville Redevelopment and Housing Authority is making sure people stay cool in Crescent Halls.

Friday, May 24th 2019, 3:38 PM EDT by John Early & Lowell Rose
Gov. Northam Names UVA Director to Administration
Gov. Northam Names UVA Director to Administration

Governor Ralph Northam appointed a UVA employee to his administration on Friday.

Friday, May 24th 2019, 3:02 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Charlottesville-Area Group to Visit National D-Day Memorial in Bedford
Charlottesville-Area Group to Visit National D-Day Memorial in Bedford

Dozens of Charlottesville-area business leaders and veteran are honoring the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.

Friday, May 24th 2019, 10:45 AM EDT by John Early & Caroline Coleburn
Albemarle County Set to Approve Lease for New Boys and Girls Club Center
Albemarle County Set to Approve Lease for New Boys and Girls Club Center

Students in Albemarle County could soon have a new place to go after the final bell of the school day rings, if the school board finalizes a new lease for an after-school program.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 10:53 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Charlottesville-Area Preschoolers Celebrate End of Year with Picnic
Charlottesville-Area Preschoolers Celebrate End of Year with Picnic

Charlottesville-area preschoolers are capping off the school year with a day of fun outdoor activities.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 6:13 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Moriah Davis
Protesters Rally for Forced-Out Belmont Apartment Tenants
Protesters Rally for Forced-Out Belmont Apartment Tenants

Housing advocates are looking for answers for the former residents of Belmont Apartments.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 6:08 PM EDT by Annie Schroeder
Area Businesses Donate $85,000 Toward EMS Appreciation Week
Area Businesses Donate $85,000 Toward EMS Appreciation Week

Tens of thousands of dollars in gifts are adding up to a big ‘Thank You’ to the Emergency Medical Staff who rush to help those in need.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 5:33 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Bill Clinton Discusses Inclusion During PrezFest in Charlottesville
Bill Clinton Discusses Inclusion During PrezFest in Charlottesville

Former President Bill Clinton is in Charlottesville, capping off the three-day Presidential Ideas Festival.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 5:28 PM EDT by Meghan Moriarty
Charlottesville to Install Pay Stations at Downtown Parking Garages
Charlottesville to Install Pay Stations at Downtown Parking Garages

Charlottesville is installing pay stations at its downtown parking garages.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 5:16 PM EDT by Chris Markham
AHS Principal Leaving to Helm Buford Middle School
AHS Principal Leaving to Helm Buford Middle School

Albemarle High School Principal Doctor Jesse Turner is taking on a new role, but he's not going very far.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 4:30 PM EDT by John Early & Lowell Rose
Donor to Match Money Raised for Charlottesville Tom Sox
Donor to Match Money Raised for Charlottesville Tom Sox

An anonymous donor wants to support the Charlottesville Tom Sox baseball team this season.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 12:11 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Charlottesville Police Department To Swear In 5 New Officers
Charlottesville Police Department To Swear In 5 New Officers

The Charlottesville Police Department is proud to announce five new cadets as the newest additions and assets to the department.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 10:36 AM EDT by John Early
$12.5M Grant Funds UVA Collaboration Shedding Light on Major Diseases
$12.5M Grant Funds UVA Collaboration Shedding Light on Major Diseases

Research at the UVA School of Medicine that is shedding light on everything from cancer to diabetes to cardiovascular disease has received $12.5 million from the National Institutes of Health.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 10:00 AM EDT by John Early & Meghan Moriarty
CASPCA to Hold Memorial Day Weekend Adoption Special
CASPCA to Hold Memorial Day Weekend Adoption Special

The Charlottesville Albemarle SPCA will be holding a Memorial Day Weekend Adoption Special from May 24 to May 27.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 9:03 AM EDT by John Early
Charlottesville Market Owner May Soon Have Solution to Parking Struggles
Charlottesville Market Owner May Soon Have Solution to Parking Struggles

A business in Charlottesville that has been serving the community for 30 years has some solutions after struggling with parking issues in the city.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 10:49 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Charlottesville High School Students Receive Scholarships for College
Charlottesville High School Students Receive Scholarships for College

Some high school students in the city of Charlottesville are getting some support to continue their education.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 10:43 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Council, City Manager Meet Privately to Discuss Top Priorities for Charlottesville
Council, City Manager Meet Privately to Discuss Top Priorities for Charlottesville

Charlottesville City Council met behind closed doors on Wednesday to discuss further plans for the new city manager.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 5:35 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Probe Inconclusive on Gov. Northam's Racist Yearbook Picture
Probe Inconclusive on Gov. Northam's Racist Yearbook Picture

Investigation of a picture of a man in blackface standing next to someone in KKK clothing on Northam's yearbook page was unable to determine whether the governor is in the picture.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 4:31 PM EDT by John Early & Lottye Lockhart
Literacy Advocate in Scottsville Running for Albemarle County School Board
Literacy Advocate in Scottsville Running for Albemarle County School Board

An Albemarle County woman has tossed her hat in the race to represent the Scottsville district on the Albemarle County School Board.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 4:22 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lowell Rose
Lane of Rt. 29 in Albemarle Co. Reopens Following Sinkhole Repairs
Lane of Rt. 29 in Albemarle Co. Reopens Following Sinkhole Repairs

VDOT says the left lane of Route 29 north in Albemarle County is back open.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 3:49 PM EDT by John Early
AHIP Puts Finishing Touches on Lifelong Albemarle Family's Home
AHIP Puts Finishing Touches on Lifelong Albemarle Family's Home

Lifelong residents of Albemarle County got the finishing touches done to their home in Keswick on Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 3:09 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Club Hopes to Give New Life to Baseball Field at Burley Middle School
Club Hopes to Give New Life to Baseball Field at Burley Middle School

The Burley Varsity Club is pushing for efforts to revitalize a field at a once-segregated school in Charlottesville.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 3:06 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Glass House Winery Builds Event Space With Wine Bottles
Glass House Winery Builds Event Space With Wine Bottles

A winery in Albemarle County is recycling its wine bottles in a unique way and giving its visitors a new place to taste wine.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 2:52 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Charlottesville Judge Again Orders VSP to Turn Over Docs Related to August 2017
Charlottesville Judge Again Orders VSP to Turn Over Docs Related to August 2017

A judge is again ordering Virginia State Police to release their planning document for the August 2017 Unite the Right rally.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 2:47 PM EDT by John Early
ACPS to Hold First Meeting of Cale Advisory Committee
ACPS to Hold First Meeting of Cale Advisory Committee

The first meeting of the Cale Elementary advisory committee will take place next week.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 12:15 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Charlottesville Firefighters Team Up with Midwives to Help Make Births Safer
Charlottesville Firefighters Team Up with Midwives to Help Make Births Safer

Charlottesville firefighters and midwives are working together to improve birth outcomes for newborns in what can be complicated situations.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 10:12 AM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Virginia DMV Commends 20 Cities and Counties with No Crash Deaths in 2018
Virginia DMV Commends 20 Cities and Counties with No Crash Deaths in 2018

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles commends 20 Virginia cities and counties that reported zero traffic fatalities in 2018.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 10:11 AM EDT by John Early
Charlottesville Looks to Choose Next Sister City
Charlottesville Looks to Choose Next Sister City

Charlottesville is working to narrow down its list of potential cities to become the next sister city.

Tuesday, May 21st 2019, 10:38 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Unity Days Event Educates People on Charlottesville's Diverse Past
Unity Days Event Educates People on Charlottesville's Diverse Past

People gathered at the Jefferson School African American Heritage Center on Tuesday to learn more about the racial and ethnic history of Charlottesville.

Tuesday, May 21st 2019, 9:55 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Loud Construction Causes Concerns Near Charlottesville's Downtown Mall
Loud Construction Causes Concerns Near Charlottesville's Downtown Mall

People living in Charlottesville are complaining about loud construction work at a planned building on the Downtown Mall.

Tuesday, May 21st 2019, 5:26 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Charlottesville-Area ECC Narrowing Down Applicants for Executive Director
Charlottesville-Area ECC Narrowing Down Applicants for Executive Director

The Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle County Emergency Communications Center's board is getting closer to hiring a new executive director to oversee the center's operations.

Tuesday, May 21st 2019, 4:44 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Carly Kempler
Diverging Diamond Among Plans to Reduce Traffic in Albemarle
Diverging Diamond Among Plans to Reduce Traffic in Albemarle

Albemarle County officials are working with VDOT to move forward with plans to alleviate a major traffic issue on Pantops Mountain.

Tuesday, May 21st 2019, 4:35 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Sinkhole Opens Up on Rt. 29 North in Albemarle County
Sinkhole Opens Up on Rt. 29 North in Albemarle County

Traffic troubles on Route 29 north are ongoing due to a sinkhole that grew quickly Tuesday morning. VDOT it monitoring the situation.

Tuesday, May 21st 2019, 3:52 PM EDT by John Early & Meghan Moriarty
Abortion Rights Demonstration Held on Charlottesville's Downtown Mall
Abortion Rights Demonstration Held on Charlottesville's Downtown Mall

Demonstrators in Charlottesville took part in "Stop the Ban" rallies occurring across the country on Tuesday.

Tuesday, May 21st 2019, 2:28 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Charlottesville to Open Pools for Memorial Day Weekend
Charlottesville to Open Pools for Memorial Day Weekend

Charlottesville Parks & Recreation will open its two (2) outdoor pools for the 2019 summer season beginning Saturday, May 25.  

Tuesday, May 21st 2019, 12:57 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Former Secretary of State Speaks to Sold-Out Crowd at UVA Kickoff Event
Former Secretary of State Speaks to Sold-Out Crowd at UVA Kickoff Event

The Miller Center's Presidential Ideas Festival is officially underway at the University of Virginia.

Tuesday, May 21st 2019, 11:41 AM EDT by Chris Markham
Charlottesville Firefighters Respond to Water Street Building
Charlottesville Firefighters Respond to Water Street Building

The Charlottesville Fire Department responded to reports of a strong chemical odor at the Waterhouse Building on Water St. around 9 a.m. Tuesday.

Tuesday, May 21st 2019, 11:08 AM EDT by John Early & Carly Kempler
UVA Health System, CACF to Offer More Than $1M in Community Health Grants
UVA Health System, CACF to Offer More Than $1M in Community Health Grants

05/21/2019 Release from the University of Virginia Health System: CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 21, 2019 – Central Virginia nonprofits can apply for grants to support community health initiatives through a partnership between the Charlottesville Area Co

Tuesday, May 21st 2019, 8:44 AM EDT by John Early
Charlottesville City Council Discusses Potential Changes to Funding Nonprofits
Charlottesville City Council Discusses Potential Changes to Funding Nonprofits

Changes may be on the horizon to the way the city of Charlottesville decides on allocating funding for nonprofits.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 11:10 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Charlottesville Youth Council Proposes School Improvements to City Council
Charlottesville Youth Council Proposes School Improvements to City Council

Charlottesville city councilors got an update from students on how to make schools more equitable.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 11:09 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Police Chief Brackney Asks Councilors to Repeal Halloween Ordinance
Police Chief Brackney Asks Councilors to Repeal Halloween Ordinance

Changes could soon be coming for trick-or-treaters in the city of Charlottesville.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 10:33 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Va. High School Seniors Recognized for Work in Academics, Athletics
Va. High School Seniors Recognized for Work in Academics, Athletics

High school seniors from Virginia are getting recognized for their hard work in academics and athletics.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 5:36 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Moriah Davis
Thomas Jefferson Health District Urges People to Get Hepatitis A Vaccines
Thomas Jefferson Health District Urges People to Get Hepatitis A Vaccines

The Thomas Jefferson Health District is encouraging people to get their Hepatitis A vaccines.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 4:44 PM EDT by Lowell Rose
Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association Hire First Pro Bono Coordinator
Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association Hire First Pro Bono Coordinator

CABA's pro bono committee just hired its first coordinator. They said the position will help them identify and address more cases of people in need.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 4:18 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Officials Offer Additional Info on Upcoming Implosion of University Hall
Officials Offer Additional Info on Upcoming Implosion of University Hall

The walls of University Hall – often referred to as “UHall” - are set come tumbling down before the end of the week.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 3:44 PM EDT by John Early & Henry Graff
Charlottesville Awarded AAA Bond Rating, Receives Recognition for Excellence in Financial Reporting
Charlottesville Awarded AAA Bond Rating, Receives Recognition for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Charlottesville has again received the highest rating from both S&P Global Ratings and Moody’s Investor Services.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 12:35 PM EDT by John Early
Emergency Medical Services Week in Va. Recognizes the Dedication of EMS Providers
Emergency Medical Services Week in Va. Recognizes the Dedication of EMS Providers

Emergency Medical Services Week in Virginia recognizes the dedication of Virginia’s EMS providers and focuses on first responder wellness.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 11:41 AM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Bond Denied for Suspect in Fatal Albemarle Co. Shooting
Bond Denied for Suspect in Fatal Albemarle Co. Shooting

Allan Ray Via, the Charlottesville man charged in connection with a murder in Albemarle County last week, was denied bond Monday morning.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 11:15 AM EDT by John Early & Henry Graff
UVA Improves Outcomes Among Patients with HIV by Expanding On-Site Mental Health Services
UVA Improves Outcomes Among Patients with HIV by Expanding On-Site Mental Health Services

Increasing access to mental health services improves HIV outcomes among vulnerable patients, a new study from the UVA School of Medicine suggests.

Monday, May 20th 2019, 9:45 AM EDT by John Early & Meghan Moriarty
50 Years After Devastation of Hurricane Camille Nelson Co. Gets Answers
50 Years After Devastation of Hurricane Camille Nelson Co. Gets Answers

It's been 50 years since Nelson County was devastated by Hurricane Camille. Community members are getting new answers about how and why this storm caused so much damage.

Sunday, May 19th 2019, 10:33 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Computers4Kids Youth Mentoring Program Receives Donation from Drone Race
Computers4Kids Youth Mentoring Program Receives Donation from Drone Race

Some children in Charlottesville and Albemarle County will soon be driving at 50 to 60 miles an hour, but not on four wheels, instead, in the skies with a drone.

Sunday, May 19th 2019, 6:39 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Jefferson-Madison Regional Library Hosts ‘In Honor of Their Service’ Event
Jefferson-Madison Regional Library Hosts ‘In Honor of Their Service’ Event

With Memorial Day quickly approaching, families in Charlottesville are learning more about our nation's military.

Sunday, May 19th 2019, 6:08 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
UVA Graduate to Join Massachusetts General Hospital Transgender Health Program
UVA Graduate to Join Massachusetts General Hospital Transgender Health Program

One of the University of Virginia graduates took some time on Sunday to reflect on the transitions in her life while preparing for one more.

Sunday, May 19th 2019, 5:50 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Downtown Restaurants Feel the Rush From UVA Graduation
Downtown Restaurants Feel the Rush From UVA Graduation

University of Virginia students and their families descended on the Charlottesville Downtown Mall to celebrate the first night of graduation.

Saturday, May 18th 2019, 10:19 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
Carver Recreation Center Hosts Family Prom Night
Carver Recreation Center Hosts Family Prom Night

The Carver Recreation Center in Charlottesville hosted a Family Prom Night for children aged 5 to 12.

Saturday, May 18th 2019, 9:56 PM EDT by Carly Kempler
More Than 1,000 Graduation Balloons Donated to UVA Children's Hospital
More Than 1,000 Graduation Balloons Donated to UVA Children's Hospital

Balloons used in UVA graduation ceremonies to be donated to UVA Children's Hospital.

Saturday, May 18th 2019, 8:13 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Barclay Place Apartments Helps Blue Ridge Area Food Bank with Block Party
Barclay Place Apartments Helps Blue Ridge Area Food Bank with Block Party

At the Barclay Place Apartments, neighbors held a corn hole tournament and block party on Saturday. People could drop off food for the food bank and enjoy some food with the people they live around.

Saturday, May 18th 2019, 8:11 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
University of Virginia Graduates of Arts and Sciences Receive Their Degrees
University of Virginia Graduates of Arts and Sciences Receive Their Degrees

Some people who live in Charlottesville are preparing to leave the area, after getting their degrees. The University of Virginia held their Final Exercises for graduates of Arts and Sciences on Saturday morning.

Saturday, May 18th 2019, 8:01 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Businesses on the Corner Prepare for UVA Graduation Weekend
Businesses on the Corner Prepare for UVA Graduation Weekend

Graduation season at the University of Virginia is upon us, and that means a big boom for area businesses - especially on the UVA Corner.

Friday, May 17th 2019, 10:42 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Albemarle Police Arrest Man in Connection with Suspicious Death Investigation
Albemarle Police Arrest Man in Connection with Suspicious Death Investigation

On May 16, the Albemarle County Police Department responded to a report of a deceased male found along the trails of the Rivanna River behind Peter Jefferson Parkway.

Friday, May 17th 2019, 9:37 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Sign at Albemarle High Commemorates Students who Integrated the School
Sign at Albemarle High Commemorates Students who Integrated the School

Schools in Albemarle County are commemorating the anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision that desegregated schools nationwide.

Friday, May 17th 2019, 5:51 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lottye Lockhart
Emergency Communications Center Releases Citizen Survey
Emergency Communications Center Releases Citizen Survey

The Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) is hoping a survey will help it provide better services to the community.

Friday, May 17th 2019, 5:40 PM EDT by Moriah Davis
'Skill Machines' Popping Up in Stores Around Charlottesville
'Skill Machines' Popping Up in Stores Around Charlottesville

You may have seen them in a gas station or mini-mart store. They look a lot like slot machines, and because of a loop hole, they are totally legal in Virginia.

Friday, May 17th 2019, 3:30 PM EDT by John Early & Carly Kempler
Warner, Kaine Reintroduce Legislation to Tackle Root Causes of Central American Migrant Crisis
Warner, Kaine Reintroduce Legislation to Tackle Root Causes of Central American Migrant Crisis

U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) recently joined 32 other Senators in reintroducing legislation to tackle the root causes of the Central American migrant crisis.

Friday, May 17th 2019, 11:47 AM EDT
DGIF Urges Virginians to Be Safe on the Water
DGIF Urges Virginians to Be Safe on the Water

Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is reminding all boaters to stay safe this summer, and always wear a life jacket while on the water.

Friday, May 17th 2019, 9:14 AM EDT by John Early
Police Investigating Suspicious Death Along Rivanna Trail
Police Investigating Suspicious Death Along Rivanna Trail

The Albemarle County Police Department says it is investigating a suspicious death along the Rivanna Trial.

Friday, May 17th 2019, 8:55 AM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Albemarle County Invites Public to Weigh in on Plans for Avon Street Ext.
Albemarle County Invites Public to Weigh in on Plans for Avon Street Ext.

Albemarle County is working to make an up-and-coming area more accessible.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 11:05 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
People Receive Pieces of History as UVA Hands Out Bricks from U-Hall
People Receive Pieces of History as UVA Hands Out Bricks from U-Hall

People in Charlottesville are claiming a piece of history at the former home of the ’Hoos basketball team.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 5:21 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Meghan Moriarty
Couple Compiles Vietnam Veterans Stories into Documentary Project
Couple Compiles Vietnam Veterans Stories into Documentary Project

After years of telling the stories of service members who served in Vietnam, a documentary about those stories is now heading to the Library of Congress for preservation.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 5:05 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lowell Rose
Hospice Patient Earns Honorary Degree from University of Richmond
Hospice Patient Earns Honorary Degree from University of Richmond

A terminally ill Charlottesville woman is completing one of her life-long goals.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 4:35 PM EDT by John Early & Moriah Davis
Charlottesville Man Facing Gun Charges Following Emmet St. Shooting
Charlottesville Man Facing Gun Charges Following Emmet St. Shooting

Police have charged Octavius Deshawn Eubanks in connection with a shooting at a gas station on Emmet Street last week.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 4:04 PM EDT by John Early
Charlottesville Police Arrest Man in Connection with Armed Home Invasion
Charlottesville Police Arrest Man in Connection with Armed Home Invasion

On May 10, officers with the Charlottesville Police Department responded to the 500 block of Harris Road for the report of an armed home invasion.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 4:01 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
ACPD Readying for Click It or Ticket Campaign
ACPD Readying for Click It or Ticket Campaign

Officers with the Albemarle County Police Department will be stepping up traffic enforcement next week.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 3:45 PM EDT by John Early & Meghan Moriarty
Local Health Departments to Host Hepatitis A Vaccine Clinics on May 20
Local Health Departments to Host Hepatitis A Vaccine Clinics on May 20

Thomas Jefferson Health District health departments to host Hepatitis A vaccine clinics on May 20.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 1:45 PM EDT
Albemarle Co. Pursuit Suspect Apprehended on Multiple Firearms & Drug Charges
Albemarle Co. Pursuit Suspect Apprehended on Multiple Firearms & Drug Charges

An Albemarle County man is facing multiple charges resulting from an investigation by the Albemarle County Police Department, the U.S. Marshal's Service, and the Jefferson Area Drug Enforcement Task Force.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 1:11 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
University of Virginia Chemist IDs Possible Addiction-Free Pain Reliever
University of Virginia Chemist IDs Possible Addiction-Free Pain Reliever

Ken Hsu, a chemistry professor at the University of Virginia has identified an enzyme that “chews up fat” molecules to produce chemical signals that control inflammation.

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 11:55 AM EDT by John Early
Eastminster Dog Show in Keswick Raises Money for CASPCA
Eastminster Dog Show in Keswick Raises Money for CASPCA

Some four-legged friends took over the Keswick Hunt Club for the 35th annual Eastminster Dog Show on Wednesday evening.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 10:56 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Albemarle Co. Teachers Struggle to Find Open Slots in After-School Program
Albemarle Co. Teachers Struggle to Find Open Slots in After-School Program

With enrollment in after-school programs on the rise, some teachers in Albemarle County are finding themselves in a pinch.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 10:38 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
UVA Professor Discusses Blackface Minstrelsy History at the University
UVA Professor Discusses Blackface Minstrelsy History at the University

Charlottesville community members are learning more about the racist history of the University of Virginia.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 10:20 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Pete DeLuca
Woodbrook Elementary Receives Upgrades in School Security
Woodbrook Elementary Receives Upgrades in School Security

An Albemarle County elementary school can now go into lockdown mode in seconds, thanks to a new security system.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 6:07 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Meghan Moriarty
Dairy Central Construction Reaches Significant Milestone
Dairy Central Construction Reaches Significant Milestone

The historic Monticello Dairy Building reached an important milestone as it gets redeveloped to bring office space, retail, and more to the area.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 5:58 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Lowell Rose
Tarron Richardson Hits the Ground Running as Charlottesville City Manager
Tarron Richardson Hits the Ground Running as Charlottesville City Manager

Brand-new city manager Tarron Richardson is outlining his vision for Charlottesville.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 5:28 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Pete DeLuca
Charlottesville Landlords May Be Surveyed Over Affordable Housing
Charlottesville Landlords May Be Surveyed Over Affordable Housing

The city's Housing Advisory Committee is preparing a survey that's centered on a lack of affordable housing.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 4:12 PM EDT by John Early & Lottye Lockhart
Albemarle County Considering New Guidelines for Economic Development Office
Albemarle County Considering New Guidelines for Economic Development Office

Albemarle County's Economic Development Office wants to create a specific review process when it comes to matching state incentives.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 4:10 PM EDT by John Early & Meghan Moriarty
Charlottesville City Council Holds Special Meeting for CRB Proposals
Charlottesville City Council Holds Special Meeting for CRB Proposals

Charlottesville City Councilors are mulling over a set of proposals from the Police Civilian Review Board.

Tuesday, May 14th 2019, 4:53 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Running Program Aims to Boost Engagement in Charlottesville Communities
Running Program Aims to Boost Engagement in Charlottesville Communities

Run These Streets is an initiative to get people into traditionally African American communities and get those neighborhoods active.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 11:31 AM EDT by John Early & Henry Graff
Charlottesville Municipal Band Presents 97th Season Summer Concert Series
Charlottesville Municipal Band Presents 97th Season Summer Concert Series

The Charlottesville Municipal Band will return to the Paramount Theater for three programs in their 97th Season Summer Concert Series on July 2, July 16, and July 30.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 10:55 AM EDT by John Early
UVA Earns ‘A’ From National Hospital Safety Rating Group
UVA Earns ‘A’ From National Hospital Safety Rating Group

University of Virginia Medical Center has earned an A on the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, a national patient safety rating of all general hospitals in the U.S.

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 8:39 AM EDT by John Early
Speculation of Target Coming to Charlottesville Continues After Planners Meeting
Speculation of Target Coming to Charlottesville Continues After Planners Meeting

Amid speculation about Target coming to Charlottesville, the city planning commission OKs plans for a vaguely referenced red-colored retail store for the former Kmart location.

Tuesday, May 14th 2019, 10:58 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Pete DeLuca
Albemarle County Approves Proposed Improvements to Pantops Area
Albemarle County Approves Proposed Improvements to Pantops Area

Millions of dollars’ worth of improvements to Pantops Mountain in Albemarle County are one step closer to becoming a reality.

Tuesday, May 14th 2019, 10:53 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Groups Partner to Inform Families on Dangers of E-Cigarettes
Groups Partner to Inform Families on Dangers of E-Cigarettes

Now labeled as an epidemic among teenagers, health professionals in central Virginia want families to be aware of the dangers of vaping.

Tuesday, May 14th 2019, 9:44 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Democratic City Council Candidates Debate at Forum ahead of Primary
Democratic City Council Candidates Debate at Forum ahead of Primary

It’s crunch time for candidates in several contested races as we are now less than a month away from June's Democratic primary.

Tuesday, May 14th 2019, 9:28 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman
Charlottesville Community Explores Link between Racism, Anti-Semitism
Charlottesville Community Explores Link between Racism, Anti-Semitism

The Charlottesville community is exploring the often untold side of the violence that occurred in the city in August 2017.

Monday, May 13th 2019, 10:00 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Pete DeLuca
North Carolina Man Holds All-Day Vigil at General Robert E. Lee Statue in Charlottesville
North Carolina Man Holds All-Day Vigil at General Robert E. Lee Statue in Charlottesville

A North Carolina man is in Charlottesville representing Union soldiers in an all-day vigil in front of the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee in Market Street Park.

Thursday, May 9th 2019, 12:21 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
Charlottesville Nonprofit Finds Temporary Solution to Parking Problem
Charlottesville Nonprofit Finds Temporary Solution to Parking Problem

A Charlottesville nonprofit that recently reported issues related to available parking options nearby now has a temporary solution.

Wednesday, May 8th 2019, 9:34 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Annie Schroeder
Tensions Flare at Council Meeting after Chief Brackney's Schedule Comes to Light
Tensions Flare at Council Meeting after Chief Brackney's Schedule Comes to Light

Charlottesville community and Police Civilian Review Board members are demanding answers and transparency from the city and police department.

Monday, May 6th 2019, 10:46 PM EDT by Emmy Freedman & Pete DeLuca
Jefferson School African American Heritage Center Hosts Confederate Monument Tour
Jefferson School African American Heritage Center Hosts Confederate Monument Tour

The city of Charlottesville is hoping to bring people together, by speaking about Confederate landmarks in the area.

Sunday, May 5th 2019, 6:14 PM EDT by Lottye Lockhart
2 Members of White Supremacist Group Plead Guilty to Federal Rioting Charges
2 Members of White Supremacist Group Plead Guilty to Federal Rioting Charges

Two white supremacists are entering guilty pleas to charges linked to the torch-lit march at the University of Virginia.

Friday, May 3rd 2019, 11:47 AM EDT by John Early & Carly Kempler
Plaintiffs in Statue Lawsuit Want Access to Emails, Texts from City Councilors
Plaintiffs in Statue Lawsuit Want Access to Emails, Texts from City Councilors

The drawn-out battle over two statues of Confederate generals in Charlottesville went back to court for more legal wrangling Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 1st 2019, 5:15 PM EDT by John Early & Pete DeLuca
Biden Announces Presidential Bid in Video that Focuses on Events in Charlottesville
Biden Announces Presidential Bid in Video that Focuses on Events in Charlottesville

After months of speculation, former Vice President Joe Biden officially announced he is running for president.

Thursday, April 25th 2019, 6:52 AM EDT by John Early, Henry Graff & Meghan Moriarty
Discussion Looks at Ending Poverty in Charlottesville
Discussion Looks at Ending Poverty in Charlottesville

People in central Virginia are discussing ways they can put an end to poverty in Charlottesville.

Wednesday, April 10th 2019, 10:28 AM EDT by John Early & Caroline Coleburn
Rivanna River Company Readying for Holiday Weekend
Rivanna River Company Readying for Holiday Weekend

The Rivanna River Company is getting ready for one of its biggest weekends of the year. With 90 degree temperatures and lots of sunshine in the forecast, they're expecting their largest crowd yet.

Friday, May 24th 2019, 4:48 AM EDT
JPJ Arena Hosting Charlottesville Community Job Fair May 23
JPJ Arena Hosting Charlottesville Community Job Fair May 23

Charlottesville is getting ready for the largest job fair of the year in central Virginia. Nearly 130 employers will pack inside John Paul Jones Arena to meet job seekers.

Thursday, May 23rd 2019, 4:49 AM EDT
CATEC Offering 2 Free Summer Camps
CATEC Offering 2 Free Summer Camps

The Charlottesville Albemarle Technical Education Center is giving students the chance to learn about careers in the trades this summer.

Wednesday, May 22nd 2019, 4:53 AM EDT