Dozens of people gathered at McIntire Park on Saturday for a ribbon cutting and official opening for not one but two features.
Over the weekend, people in Charlottesville will be able to enjoy some laughs for a good cause.
Steve Harvey, father of three and Army veteran, announced that he will be seeking to represent his White Hall district neighbors on the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors.
Affordable housing has emerged as one of the top priorities in central Virginia.
One of the founders of the Scottsville Volunteer Rescue Squad is speaking up about the announcement that it is being dissolved.
A development project in Albemarle County is transforming an old factory into a 12,000 square-foot space with all the Charlottesville staples: beer, food, outdoor activities, and more.
The University of Virginia School of Medicine and UVA School of Nursing received more than $2 million in grants.
American Automobile Association shares a list of severe weather tips as storms hit the area.
A new rule will reduce power plant CO2 emissions by 30 percent in the next decade.
Commonwealth has the lowest seasonally adjusted unemployment rate among Southeast states.
The Albemarle County Police Department has released its 2018 Annual Report.
UVA’s Board of Visitors Executive Committee voted Friday to roll back a 2.9% in-state undergraduate tuition increase approved in December and maintain the current rate for the coming academic year.
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch from noon today, Friday, April 19, until 5 am on Saturday, April 20.
The University of Virginia Voice Center is working to increase awareness of vocal health and the specialized care available when voice problems occur.
Tony Bennett, head UVA men’s basketball coach, has been named to Fortune Magazine’s ‘World’s 50 Greatest Leaders’ list.
The two women hoping to win the Democratic nomination for Virginia's 57th District met on stage for the first time on Thursday.
School leaders in Albemarle County are now closing in on finalizing a budget for next school year.
The CASPCA is saving the lives of dozens of cats and kittens from a county in Florida that’s working to go from one of the highest kill rates in the country to a no-kill county within a few years.
Scottsville Volunteer Rescue Squad members are wondering what happens now after Albemarle County supervisors voted to dissolve their group.
African-American teachers around Charlottesville and Albemarle County are being honored for all their work throughout the school year.
Descendants of some hardworking Charlottesville women can now see a dedication to their mothers and grandmothers in McIntire Park.
A Charlottesville-Albemarle health clinic is urging food service workers to get vaccinated for Hepatitis A after several outbreaks in neighboring states.
A variety of changes to increase security are on the way for schools in Albemarle County.
Sally Hudson is winning the fundraising battle in the race for the 57th Delegate seat while Lloyd Snook leads the way in campaign money for Charlottesville City Council.
Visit CASPCA on April 18, 19, 20 & 22 for a Champions Adoption Special. Adult dogs that have been in care for a month or more will be 50% off of their regular adoption fee (exclusions may apply).
Safety improvements will reduce delays at a busy intersection in Albemarle County.
The Alzheimer's Association is partnering with Live Arts and Dementia Friends to put on the first dementia-friendly play in Charlottesville.
Charlottesville City Council got its first look at how the Police Civilian Review Board plans to operate on Wednesday.
The city of Charlottesville is working to make a busy intersection safer for bike riders and pedestrians.
People came together at Charlottesville High School on Wednesday night for a panel discussion on childhood adversity.
After nearly five decades of service, Albemarle County has decided to shut the doors of one of its volunteer rescue squads for good.
The Charlottesville Redevelopment and Housing Authority says dozens of families are waiting for rental assistance right now.
Attorneys from Georgetown Law are getting involved in the city of Charlottesville's legal battle over a pair of statues.
The Virginia Department of Transportation wants to hear from the public as it moves ahead with plans to replace a bridge in Crozet.
The Charlottesville-Winneba Foundation met its goal of raising money to ship items to its sister city.
The Maxine Platzer Lynn Women's Center at the University of Virginia is helping survivors of sexual assault put their lives back together through art.
A fourth-grade student at Crozet Elementary in Albemarle County is using his YouTube channel to raise awareness about autism.
NBC29 is learning new details about a trio of alleged sexual assaults in Albemarle County.
The Historic Woolen Mills will serve as the site for The Wool Factory, a 12,000-square-foot project featuring an expansive event space, a craft microbrewery, an ingredient-driven restaurant, and a coffee and wine shop.
20-year-old Tyriq Bullock charged with petit and grand larceny.
Governor Ralph Northam today announced $2.2 million in Homeless Reduction Grants through the Virginia Housing Trust Fund (VHTF) for 30 projects in Virginia.
Hantzmon Wiebel LLP, CPA and Advisory Services, used tax season to keep spirits high, encourage friendly competition and benefit dogs and cats in the CASPCA with a multi-week drive.
The personal injury law firm of Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen is seeking community nominations for its 10th annual Allen & Allen Hometown Heroes award.
The Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society will host Physician and Medical Historian, Dr. Preston Reynolds, this Friday evening, April 19 at 7 p.m. in CitySpace for a free public lecture and discussion.
Presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke is hard at work in an effort to garner support from some of the country's youngest voters.
On April 16, 2019, detectives with the Albemarle County Police Department arrested 18-year-old Alex Franklin Hovey in connection with three recent sexual assault incidents.
A pair of nonprofits in Charlottesville is stepping in to help dozens of people being forced out of their homes with less than a month left on their leases to find housing.
A Charlottesville nonprofit is stepping up to help people who may want to donate to efforts aimed at helping to rebuild Notre Dame.
UVA men's basketball guard Kyle Guy is joining teammates De'Andre Hunter and Ty Jerome in the 2019 NBA Draft.
People who live in Albemarle County will be shelling out more cash next year at tax time.
Students at the University of Virginia are working with groups in Charlottesville and Albemarle to protect the Earth.
Community organizations throughout the greater Charlottesville area are taking part in racial equity training.
Dozens of students – many from low-income households – enjoyed a special visit to the Dogwood Carnival on Tuesday.
Hundreds of students at Charlottesville High School are being honored on the national level for their work in music, and now they’re taking home some pretty impressive hardware to show for it.
It could soon cost more to eat out in the town of Scottsville.
A group of Charlottesville community members is petitioning City Council to expand the city's public transportation system.
The Charlottesville community is getting its first introduction to the new city manager, Tarron Richardson.
A Charlottesville High School student earned a big check for her leadership skills within the community.
The man soon-to-be in charge at Charlottesville City Hall was introduced to staff and the public on Monday afternoon.
Blasting operations will slow traffic on the Route 250 bypass in Albemarle County.
Aerospace and engineering students at the University of Virginia are preparing to have their satellites launched by NASA.
University of Virginia sophomore guard De'Andre Hunter announced Monday afternoon on Instagram he will declare for the upcoming NBA Draft.
UVA's President Jim Ryan is running the Boston Marathon and dedicating it to teachers at the Curry School of Education.
CAAR has been awarded a $5,000 National Association of REALTORS® Diversity Initiative Grant to promote fair housing and assist in sponsoring the inaugural “Opening the Door” Regional Housing and Homelessness Summit.
Albemarle County Public Schools students earned both 'Best in Show' awards at the 38th annual Virginia Piedmont Regional Science Fair recently held in John Paul Jones Arena at the University of Virginia.
Junior guard for University of Virginia Men's Basketball Ty Jerome has announced he is declaring for the NBA Draft.
A Charlottesville bakery that employs people with disabilities is exploring ways to combat a decrease in sales.
A family and their pet in Charlottesville are safe thanks to a working smoke detector.
Charlottesville community members and business leaders are celebrating the work of a nonprofit that helps teach children life skills.
A Crozet Family is in need of a new roof after Sunday night's storms.
Willie Nelson and Alison Krauss are coming to Charlottesville on August 14.
Free Union Country School announced that Eric Anderson will serve as Head of School, effective July 1, 2019.
Student actors and actresses at the University of Virginia are performing their short plays, all written in a day.
Members of Charlottesville's League of Women Voters spent their Sunday learning more about criminal justice reform in Virginia.
A group of girls from in and around the Charlottesville area are working to break down barriers in science and tech-related fields.
Members of the University of Virginia family are remembering Rehan Baddeliyanage, an engineering student who died on spring break.
Survivors of sexual assault are speaking out on Saturday night at the University of Virginia.
Clean water is essential for everyone, and some UVA students are doing their part to help make the Chesapeake Bay watershed a little less polluted.
A telephone service outage is impacting thousands of people in central Virginia.
It was a big day for the ‘Hoos and all of their fans on Saturday.
Two films produced by students from the Charlottesville community have received awards in national and worldwide competitions.
Charlottesville City Council is celebrating the University of Virginia’s men's basketball team.
Act, Speak, Build Week presents opportunities to educate students at the University of Virginia about the issue of affordable housing.
Students at the University of Virginia are trying to bring attention to a marker on grounds.
Neuroscientists from all over Virginia met on Friday afternoon to discuss groundbreaking new ideas and technology.
A new Amazon headquarters in northern Virginia will bring thousands of jobs to the area, but it's impact may be felt in Charlottesville as well.
The University of Virginia celebrated Founder’s Day with the Thomas Jefferson Foundation by presenting its highest honors to several leaders.
Drivers should pay careful attention when traveling on Route 743 (Hydraulic Road) near Route 657 (Lambs Road/Whitewood Road) in Albemarle County next week due to a new traffic pattern.
The PVCC Student Launch Team placed high in the recent national Student Launch Competition sponsored by NASA.
Dozens of people took to Monticello on Friday for its Founder’s Day event honoring Thomas Jefferson.
Beginning April 15, traffic on Route 250 Business (Ivy Road) in Albemarle County will be stopped twice each day for approximately 15 minutes.
Members of the faith community are coming together to address a common concern across central Virginia.
Charlottesville City Schools are taking steps toward becoming more environmentally friendly.
On Thursday, 10 area entrepreneurs each got three minutes to pitch their ideas to a live audience.
The city of Charlottesville has locked in an engineering firm for a big project coming to the Emmet Street Corridor.
California Congressman Devin Nunes has filed a defamation lawsuit in Albemarle County Circuit Court.
Some Albemarle County students are working to ensure area waterways stay clean.
People are learning more about Charlottesville's African-American history as part of the Tom Tom Festival.
The U.S. Senate has approved a legislation congratulating the University of Virginia men's basketball team on winning the 2019 NCAA championship.
The Charlottesville Police Department says post-game celebrations after the NCAA National Championship went smoothly, noting three arrests and reported vandalism.
Your smartphone could soon help warn you if you have skin cancer.
Governor Northam today announced that, although March is not a significant month for collections, revenue decreased 1.4 percent as payroll withholding had one less deposit day than a year ago.
Today, U.S. Senators Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine announced $43,460,812 in federal funding to support affordable housing development across Virginia.
Volunteers are working to build a wheelchair ramp for the family of a disabled child in Charlottesville.
An organization at the University of Virginia is helping survivors of domestic violence get legal help this weekend.
Policy pundits and marijuana advocates are discussing the benefits Virginia could see if it legalized the drug.
Charlottesville architecture firm Bushman-Dreyfus Architects is honoring eight community artists as part of the 2019 BDA awards.
A member of the Charlottesville 12 was honored by the Virginia General Assembly on Wednesday.
With the Cavaliers now national champions, the UVA Office of Trademark and Licensing is extra busy approving new design requests from vendors.
The Muslim gold star father who spoke out against then-presidential candidate Donald Trump will be the featured speaker at a Virginia college's graduation.
After running out of an extra 3,000 copies of the championship issue of UVA's NCAA championship, The Daily Progress is printing another 6,000.
With a driverless car pilot program coming to Albemarle County, experts are weighing in on the pros and cons of the technology.
The fourth annual Little Feet Meet showcased the talents of Special Olympians in Albemarle County.
Virginia Beach native and musical hit maker Pharrell Williams will be the keynote speaker at the University of Virginia’s 2019 Valedictory Exercises.
University of Virginia School of Law students hosted 47 law schools and raised $22,500 for charity over the weekend as part of the 36th annual North Grounds Softball League Invitational.
People in central Virginia are discussing ways they can put an end to poverty in Charlottesville.
Scientists have made a surprising discovery about how strange bacteria that live in soil and sediment can conduct electricity.
Charlottesville filmmakers are discussing the untold stories of Charlottesville and shining a light on the city's racial history.
With the Albemarle County fiscal year 2020 budget set for adoption one week from Tuesday, county supervisors are working on the finishing touches.
The board tasked with overseeing Charlottesville's police department is hashing out some final details before it meets with city leaders next week.
Kyle Guy and Tony Bennett spoke to fans during a welcome back party at John Paul Jones Arena after the team's national title.
A survivor from the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, is speaking out to students in Charlottesville.
Starting next school year, drivers in Albemarle County who cruise around stopped buses will pay a hefty fine, thanks to a new state law.
A pinwheel garden has popped up at the Albemarle County Office Building on 5th Street Extended.
A new Virginia poll shows Governor Ralph Northam’s disapproval rating has more than doubled since his yearbook photo scandal broke in February.
Mincer's was one of the first shops in the country to sell championship gear, and fans took full advantage.
Clean-up crews in Charlottesville worked into the early morning hours to clear trash and debris from Monday night's victory celebrations.
The Prince George County Police Department has notified the Virginia State Police that Askia Hasan has been safely located.
As part of the public safety plan for tonight's NCAA Championship basketball game, the City of Charlottesville has announced additional street closures.
Virginia Athletics will host a celebration of the 2018-19 NCAA champion men’s basketball team at Scott Stadium on Saturday, April 13 at 2 p.m.
Virginia Department of Transportation workers and community members are remembering those killed on the job.
On Monday night people in Charlottesville weighed in on how taxpayer dollars are set to be spent in 2020.
The Virginia Festival of the Book announced a series of partnerships which highlight the festival’s growing reputation and allows visitors increased access to award-winning authors.