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.

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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.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 2:58 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
"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. 

Monday, October 21st 2019, 2:55 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
UVA Students Raise Money to Replace Stolen Game Console from Autistic Student
UVA Students Raise Money to Replace Stolen Game Console 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.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 2:55 PM EDT 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.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 2:53 PM EDT
In Augusta County, a variety of agencies are pulling together to combat abuse and financial exploitation of the elderly community.
In Augusta County, a variety of agencies are pulling together to combat abuse and financial exploitation of the elderly community.

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

Monday, October 21st 2019, 2:53 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 2:48 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 2:47 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 2:46 PM EDT 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.

Monday, October 21st 2019, 2:44 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 8:58 AM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 8:06 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 7:49 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:49 PM EDT by 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, 3:34 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:31 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:30 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:26 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:24 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
'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, roller bladders and bikers, but in order to do that, they say they need more light.
 

Saturday, October 19th 2019, 7:40 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 7:37 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:29 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:27 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:24 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:21 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 7:37 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 7:36 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:52 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:47 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:44 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, 3:36 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:25 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 4:28 AM EDT
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, 7:49 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 7:47 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 7:45 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 7:43 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, 7:41 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 7:38 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 2:41 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 2:39 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, 2:18 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 2:06 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 8:53 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
Conference in Harrisonburg Aims to Address Over Incarceration
Conference in Harrisonburg Aims to Address Over Incarceration

A group in the Shenandoah Valley wants to reduce the number of people in jail.

Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 7:43 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 7:41 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 7:39 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Famous Artists Hosts Talk on Race and Culture at Jefferson School
Famous Artists 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, 7:38 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 2:48 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 2:46 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 2:43 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 2:20 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 2:18 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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
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, 7:41 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 7:40 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 7:39 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 2:55 PM EDT
Martha Jefferson Nurse Delivers 3 of Her Grandchildren Within 36 Hours
Martha Jefferson Nurse Delivers 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, 2:54 PM EDT
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, 2:51 PM EDT
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, 2:41 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 2:29 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 2:27 PM EDT by Chris Markham
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, 2:25 PM EDT by Chris Markham
Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney Candidate Hingeley Speaks to Area NAACP
Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney Candidate 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.

Tuesday, October 15th 2019, 4:57 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, 4:48 AM EDT
Charlottesville Seeks to Raise Funds for Lighting at McIntire Skate Park
Charlottesville Seeks 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, 7:40 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 7:38 PM EDT by 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, 2:58 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 2:56 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 2:54 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 2:51 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Charlottesville's Confederate Statues Further Damaged by Vandalism
Charlottesville's Confederate Statues Further Damaged by Vandalism

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

Monday, October 14th 2019, 2:49 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, 2:46 PM EDT
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, 2:37 PM EDT
Halloween Lights Display in Fluvanna Co. Raises Money for Area Animal Shelters
Halloween Lights Display in Fluvanna Co. 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.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 8:37 AM EDT
RVF Natural History Center Hosts Old Wintergreen History Day
RVF 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.

Monday, October 14th 2019, 4:23 AM EDT
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, 4:01 PM EDT
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, 3:59 PM EDT
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, 3:42 PM EDT
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, 3:39 PM EDT
'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, 3:37 PM EDT
VDOE: 91.5% of Class of 2019 Graduate on Time
VDOE: 91.5% of Class of 2019 Graduate on Time

More than nine out of ten students who entered the ninth grade in 2015 earned a diploma within four years, the Virginia Dept. of Education reported today.

Sunday, October 13th 2019, 12:34 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 7:42 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 7:40 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:55 PM EDT by 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, 3:45 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:42 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:38 PM EDT by 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, 3:35 PM EDT
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, 3:31 PM EDT
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, 7:45 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 7:43 PM EDT by 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, 7:42 PM EDT
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, 3:07 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:05 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt
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, 3:03 PM EDT by Hailey Wilt