Women United in Philanthropy Announce Grant Recipients

Women United in Philanthropy Announce Grant Recipients

Organizations in the Charlottesville-Albemarle area can give back to women and children, thanks to two grants. On Tuesday, the Women United in Philanthropy group announced the recipients of these cash boosts.

4 hrs 7 mins ago by Lottye Lockhart
First Lady Pamela Northam Addresses Statewide Issues at Summit on Early Childhood Education

First Lady Pamela Northam Addresses Statewide Issues at Summit on Early Childhood Education

On Tuesday, First Lady Pamela Northam and the Office of the Secretary of Education hosted a summit with education leaders, policymakers, and academic researchers at the University of Virginia to discuss early childhood education in the Commonwealth.

34 mins ago by Hailey Wilt & Carly Kempler
Author Jane Foy Discusses 'The A to Z Guide for Primary Caregivers of Dementia Patients'

Author Jane Foy Discusses 'The A to Z Guide for Primary Caregivers of Dementia Patients'

Caregivers for people with dementia are getting help and advice from a Charlottesville personality.

53 mins ago by Lottye Lockhart
Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority Watch Drought Conditions

Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority Watch Drought Conditions

Despite the rain, members of the Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority are still keeping an eye on potential dry spells. On Tuesday, the board got an update on drought watch conditions that spread across the state and led to a declaration by the governor.

1 hr 8 mins ago by Lottye Lockhart
Volunteers Needed for JABA Medicare Counseling Program

Volunteers Needed for JABA Medicare Counseling Program

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

4 hrs 34 mins ago by Madison Jones
Charlottesville’s Nina-Alice Antony Named an ‘Up & Coming Lawyer’

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

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

4 hrs 47 mins ago
JMRL Receives $36,000 Gift

JMRL Receives $36,000 Gift

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

5 hrs 53 mins ago
Scottsville Launches Historic Façade Grant Program

Scottsville Launches Historic Façade Grant Program

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

6 hrs 29 mins ago by Carly Kempler
Gov. Northam Announces Launch of Opportunity Virginia

Gov. Northam Announces Launch of Opportunity Virginia

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

8 hrs 20 mins ago by Madison Jones
Trial Set for Man Accused of Threatening Black Activist

Trial Set for Man Accused of Threatening Black Activist

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

9 hrs 6 mins ago