The focus at Saturday's Democratic Breakfast was how to make the Charlottesville school system equal for all students and pinpoint challenges.
Another restaurant is going out of business inside Albemarle County's Shops at Stonefield.
An Albemarle County family is sharing their scary story of being infected by leptospirosis. Leptospirosis can be deadly for humans and pets but oftentimes, difficult to detect.
Motorists using eastbound Interstate 64 in Charlottesville should expect delays this weekend at mile marker 121.
The Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center in Charlottesville is closing its pools and locker rooms for the next two weeks ahead of its busy season.
People in Charlottesville will say goodbye to a long-time shop at the Barracks Road Shopping Center. Plow & Hearth will leave its location in early 2020.
Virginia's 5th District is now among the targeted districts by the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee in the 2020 election.
More than a dozen teachers in Charlottesville and Albemarle County are celebrating an influx of cash. A series of grants will be supporting a variety of class projects.
The Charlottesville Department of Social Services is taking steps to address racial disparities found in the city's foster care system.
Elliot Haring, an Independent candidate for the 25th Senate District, is challenging incumbent Creigh Deeds to a series of debates.
Charlottesville's Unity Days 2019 started in May and continues through August.
The Haven, a day-shelter for homeless men and women in Charlottesville, is in need of personal hygiene products.
A multi-million dollar merger involving a Charlottesville pharmaceutical company aims to get the cutting-edge advancements in treating essential tremors to market.
The push for more affordable housing in Charlottesville has city councilors and planners eyeing a potential change to how they look at zoning regulations.
Health clinics in Charlottesville have seen a steady decline of teenage pregnancies over the past few years. Experts said better contraceptives and more sex education classes are the reason for the decline.
The goal of bicycle lanes is to keep both riders and drivers safe but the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety says they're not doing the job.
School buses in Virginia are being equipped with lifesaving technology and it is in no small part because one Albemarle County school bus driver had enough.
Researchers at the University of Virginia Health System have made a new discovery about E. coli.
The University of Virginia received an award for its diversity within the School of Engineering and Applied Science.
A Charlottesville business is taking advantage of a new Virginia law allowing distilleries to manufacture and distribute spirits in the commonwealth.
Nydia Love Lee, a mother accused of killing her own child, was back in Charlottesville Circuit Court Thursday morning..
Albemarle County is seeking public input as staff members begin work on the 2020 Crozet Master Plan.
The man at the center of a violent parking garage beating in Charlottesville during 2017s Unite the Right Rally has filed a federal lawsuit against his attackers and several others.
After their son was diagnosed with stage four cancer at the University of Virginia Medical Center, an Albemarle County family is hoping to spread awareness of the rare disease.
The Montpelier Foundation announces a 3-year grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to study the Overseer's House at Montpelier.
Standards of Learning test scores in Charlottesville and Albemarle County for this past school year show a big achievement gap.
Several candidates for Charlottesville City Council got together on Wednesday to talk about their plans if they get elected.
A member of the Virginia House of Delegates is honoring citizens who helped make legislation into law.
Charlottesville was ranked in the top 25 of the best college towns for foodies this year.
Albemarle County Public Schools will no longer permit middle school students to carry their personal cellphones with them during the school day.
Albemarle County is in the process of creating its first climate action plan, and wants the public's feedback.
Stony Point Design/Build announce the Founding Merchants at The Dairy Market in Charlottesville.
Things are getting back to normal at the University of Virginia's Carruthers Hall after the building was evacuated early Wednesday due to a suspicious package.
An Albemarle County man is dealing with the loss of his dog after it contracted a bacterial disease on a swim two weeks ago in the Rivanna River.
The Charlottesville Planning Commission is delaying its vote on a special use permit for a mixed-use developing on West Main Street.
A Charlottesville nonprofit is working to make it easier for parents with children getting treatment at University of Virginia Medical Center.
Research at a historic African-American cemetery in Charlottesville is entering its final stage this week.
A state-wide beehive distribution program is on hold due to not having enough supply to keep up with demand.
Veterinarians are warning dog owners to be mindful before taking their pet out for a swim. This comes after reports of harmful blue-green algae blooms across the country.
The University of Virginia's International Family Medicine Clinic has a new way to educate people from all over the world.
Albemarle County will begin site preparation for a new wildflower meadow along Rio Road and Dunlora Drive this week.
A modernization project is almost complete at Jackson-Via Elementary School in Charlottesville.
On Monday Unite the Right Rally organizer, Jason Kessler, filed another federal lawsuit against the city of Charlottesville alleging his freedom of speech was violated in August 2017.
On the second anniversary of the deadly Unite the Right Rally, people in Charlottesville gathered together in prayer.
On the two year anniversary of hatred and violence in Charlottesville, community members gathered together and bonded through the common language of music.
A new collaboration brew in Charlottesville could soon help bring clean water to communities in need.
Conservation groups have launched a new lawsuit aimed at the Mountain Valley Pipeline over its impacts on threatened and endangered species.
University of Virginia researchers and a coalition of scientists are trying to discover why boys are four times more likely to be diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders than girls.
A Charlottesville activist is suing the city and police over what happened at the Unite the Right Rally in 2017.
After a scary experience at the veterinarian's office, an Albemarle County woman is sharing her story hoping to help other people and their dogs.
Brave Souls on Fire is partnering with Natre'al Hair Design for an event Monday, August 12.
People are taking time Monday to honor those hurt and killed in connection with a controversial rally two years ago in downtown Charlottesville.
Dominion Energy Virginia wants to move the commonwealth toward a clean energy future. The company is hoping to achieve this goal by increasing solar and wind projects.
A Charlottesville musician is commemorating the anniversary of August 11 and 12 with a new song dedicated to the healing of the city.
The Call to Action Resource Fair, a Unity Days Event in Market Street Park on Saturday, August 11, brought attention not to the Robert E. Lee statue, but to the people and organizations that bring new ideas to this city.
Ashton's Birthday Wish helps students in need have school supplies for the upcoming year by hosting a donation drive.
A Charlottesville mother is looking to expand the options children have when it comes to playtime at school.
A church in Charlottesville is finally able to have service on the August 12 weekend after having to cancel the previous two years.
The Building Goodness Foundation and Pilgrim Baptist Church are again coming together on a project, this time by building a playground for older kids to enjoy.
It's been two years since white supremacists and white nationalists brought hatred and division to Charlottesville's streets. Now, to heal and move forward, the community is helping others who have dealt with similar violence as part of Unity Days.
A Pittsburgh Filmmaker is sharing his perspective on the second anniversary of the 2017 Unite the Right rally through a documentary.
People in Charlottesville are using music and meditation to come together and heal after the traumatic events of August 2017.
A new school year is right around the corner and one Charlottesville group is doing everything they can to make sure all students have the supplies they need.
All lanes are now open on eastbound I-64 at mile marker 134 in Louisa County. The scene is clear.
The countdown to the 2020 election is on and the latest fundraising numbers are out. The race is pretty much anyone's game and as Larry Sabato, explains - who raises the most does not always indicate who will win.
On Friday, August 9, the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. Department of Transportation announced more than $3 million in grant funding to Virginia to upgrade 911 call centers to NG911 capabilities.
Charlottesville's City Schoolyard Garden is asking parents and children to help out with the harvest before school starts up.
A Charlottesville woman is calling on the city council to close down Fourth Street to vehicular traffic saying the dangers far outweigh the benefits.
A #TheWrite2Heal workshop took place on Friday at the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library in Downtown Charlottesville.
Plans to turn the historic Monticello Dairy Building into the Dairy Central are in full swing and more of the founding businesses are finally being announced.
On Sunday, weather permitting, a contractor working for the Virginia Department of Transportation will resurface two roads in Albemarle County where crews recently replaced pipes.
A trooper with Virginia State Police is recovering after a crash at the intersection of Route 29 and Front Street in Lovingston.
A federal judge is forcing some people and groups that took part in the Unite the Right rally in 2017 to pay the attorneys’ fees for the people who sued them.
30th District state Delegate Nick Freitas is planning a potentially expensive write-in campaign for re-election.
The University of Virginia announced a set of new procedures that will strengthen its process for the admission of student-athletes.
Traffic is moving again on Route 53 in Albemarle County. The road between Michie Tavern Lane and Monticello Loop was getting some new upgrades, but an equipment issue caused a major backup Friday morning.
Albemarle County is planning for a replacement of its current website, which is expected to launch in 2020.
People in Charlottesville are hoping to bring the community closer as we approach the anniversary of the violence at the Unite the Right Rally two years prior.
Albemarle County wants to grow people's connections, specifically by expanding broadband but in order to do that, staff needs your help to know where service is spotty or not available at all.
Public comment now being solicited for feedback on draft Strategic Plan to strengthen school readiness in the Commonwealth.
The swimming lake at Mint Springs Park in Crozet is currently experiencing a harmful algae bloom. The lake will be closed until further notice.
Virginia is exploring the option of adding "electric scooters" as a category on crash data reports to better track accidents.
A North Carolina man is thankful to be alive after his plane crashed and overturned in a field off Plank Road in Albemarle County.
Albemarle County and Charlottesville public school systems are among the top districts in the state, according to national assessment organization.
Detectives with the Albemarle County Police Department are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Kangaroo gas station.
The youth of Christ Episcopal Church have organized a furniture donation drive to support Habitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville.
Charlottesville police are sharing specifics on safety measures planned for the second anniversary of the deadly violence at the 2017 Unite the Right Rally.
During Wednesday's meeting, Albemarle County supervisors worked to pass new legislation that will allow the county to install cameras on all school buses and sign-off on stricter regulations for homestays.
On Wednesday, the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors considered a proposed legislative initiative that would require historic structures be documented before being demolished.
Students in Albemarle County are back to school in two weeks but right now, school leaders are making sure all their safety plans are in place.
More Virginians are buckling up while behind the wheel, according to a new survey.
A Charlottesville jury has found 61-year-old Gerald Francis Jackson guilty of voluntary manslaughter. Jurors are recommending he serve a sentence of 10 years.
Dr. Cameron Webb entered the 2020 race to represent Virginia’s 5th Congressional district.
Charlottesville activist Don Gathers is joining the call for Twitter to take action when free speech becomes hate speech.
All together there will be 170 new teachers in the front of Albemarle County classrooms this fall.
The Charlottesville Fire Department reminds everyone that having an escape plan, and knowing what to do in an emergency can save you and your families lives.
Members of the ACPD teamed up with their brothers and sisters in blue all across the country in an effort to improve relationships between officers and community members.
On Tuesday night, the Albemarle County Planning Commission greenlit a rezoning request critical to the redevelopment of the old Barnes Lumber site.
The Waterboys foundation is serving up some tacos while raising money to build clean water wells in Africa.
Ting and C4K seek community donations of tech supplies to be distributed at the Back to School Bash in support of its mission to provide school supplies and backpacks for local youth.
The University of Virginia is now offering financial aid to students who are recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The new policy will only apply to students living in the state of Virginia.
The commonwealth has rested its case against 61-year-old Gerald Francis Jackson, the Charlottesville man accused of murdering his neighbor.
Nydia Love Lee, a mother accused of killing her toddler, made a brief appearance before a Charlottesville judge Tuesday afternoon.
In order to receive the $100,000 from the Perry Foundation, Grow Nelson Library must raise $150,000 by July 2020, and is asking for the community’s support to make this happen.
Parents in Buckingham County are concerned about after-school care following a decision by the school system to cut transportation to the Boys & Girls Club in Scottsville.
UVA officials and community members got a sneak peak of a memorial to enslaved laborers on Tuesday.
As part of a contract settling an employment dispute, Thomas was receiving his yearly salary of more than $134,000 while no longer employed by the city.
Albemarle County schools could soon stray away from letter and number grades.
A Charlottesville judge has upheld the jury's recommended sentence of life in prison plus 419 years for James A. Fields, Jr. on state convictions from Aug. 12, 2017 car attack.
Charlottesville City Councilor Wes Bellamy is taking on a new role.
Senator Tim Kaine is frustrated by the inaction from the General Assembly on gun control measures.
The number of people arrested trying to illegally buy a firearm in Virginia has gone up over the past two years.
Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, a Guatemalan woman, and attorneys are preparing to fight Immigrations and Customs Enforcement.
The Charlottesville city councilors who had voted to remove a pair of Confederate statues from two downtown parks are now individually immune from an ongoing lawsuit over the future of those statues.
A nonprofit in Charlottesville is fighting to keep Obamacare and wants to raise awareness about the issue.
Federal officials are threatening to issue a $214,000 fine against a Guatemalan woman who has been living in a Charlottesville, Virginia, church for nearly a year.
Attorneys who filed a federal civil rights lawsuit in connection with the August, 2017 white nationalist rallies in Charlottesville are asking a judge to order Chris Cantwell to stop making "unlawful threats" against the plaintiffs and their lead attorney.
Officers arrested Jack Joseph Bickers, 19, who is charged with conspiracy to commit a felony.
An upcoming pipe replacement project will close a portion of Route 250 (Ivy Road) in Albemarle County in mid-June.
A judge is again ordering Virginia State Police to release their planning document for the August 2017 Unite the Right rally.
Charlottesville City Councilors are mulling over a set of proposals from the Police Civilian Review Board.
A Charlottesville nonprofit that recently reported issues related to available parking options nearby now has a temporary solution.
The city of Charlottesville is hoping to bring people together, by speaking about Confederate landmarks in the area.
New teachers in Albemarle County are getting into their schools and classrooms to get ready for the start of a new school year.
Two Charlottesville runners are hoping to get men off the couch and into running shape by coaching a free training program for the Bill Steers Men's Four Miler.
Police departments across the country encourage folks who buy and sell items online to use their parking lots as safe exchange zones. The Albemarle Co. Police Dept. parking lot is open 24/7 and provides buyers and sellers a sense of security.