Events

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Boar’s Head Holiday Open House

Tastings, Christmas tree lighting and carriage rides

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Grand Illumination on Downtown Mall

The mall goes up in lights

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Deck the Halls

At Early Mnt Vineyard

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At Four County Players

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Tougher Regulations Considered For Cigarette Retailers

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Stores that sell cigarettes might have to get a license under a proposal being considered by the Virginia Crime Commission.

in Election, Local, Virginia Assembly

State Voting Equipment Under Scrutiny

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A top election official is calling for a review of the voting equipment used in Virginia.

in Local, Virginia Assembly

Herring Still Has Campaign Debt

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Attorney General Mark Herring is still dealing with $365,000 in campaign debt from 2013.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, UVA

Charlottesville Named Among Top Holiday Towns

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There's another "best of" list that Charlottesville is on.

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Regional Prison Lawsuit Settled

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Health care will now be monitored at the Fluvanna Correctional Center for Women.

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FedEx predicts increase in holiday deliveries

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It's going to be another record-setting holiday season for shipments.

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Black Friday gun buys test background check system

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As stores crowd with holiday shoppers, gun buyers will be challenging the nation's background check system to keep up.

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PHOTOS: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

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The 88th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade stepped off in NYC, officially ushering in the holiday season.

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Thanksgiving grease cooks up plumbing disasters

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Thanksgiving is a royal pain in the U.S. drain.

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Ebola survivors thankful for ‘second chance’

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Six of the nine Ebola patients treated in the U.S. met for the first time.

Lifestyle

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SPECIAL SECTION: Hot holiday deals, turkey tips, and more

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Black Friday ads, travel tips, and more for a fun-filled holiday weekend.

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Thanksgiving travel woes? There’s an app for that

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More than 46 million Americans will travel over the long weekend — the most Thanksgiving road warriors since 2007.

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

WATCH: How to perfectly carve a Thanksgiving turkey

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This one-minute video from the experts at Butterball will turn you into a turkey-carving pro.

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11 awkward Thanksgiving jokes

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Worried about spending quality time with family this weekend? Cut the dinner table tension with a delightfully awful Thanksgiving zinger.

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Does this town have the ugliest Christmas tree in America?

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It's like "A Charlie Brown Christmas" for some folks in Pennsylvania and they're not impressed.

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Les Sinclair

SLOOOOW MO First Tastes

Worth the watch.

Sherry Taylor

Tips for a Fabulous Turkey

Listeners share their secrets for moist/tasty Thanksgiving turkey

Lisa Allen

Keep Your Kitchen Organized on Thanksgiving

Follow these tips to avoid chaos while preparing the big meal:

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: John Oliver takes on Turkey pardoning

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The silly tradition is lampooned by the "Last Week Tonight" host.

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Black Friday facts that will make you think twice

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Before you wait in line for doorbuster deals, check out these Black Friday facts.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 28

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

in Black Friday, Entertainment

‘Frozen’ tops Barbie as top girls’ holiday pick

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The results marked the first time in 11 years that Barbie hasn't held the No. 1 spot in the annual toy survey.

in Music

One Direction makes Billboard history

FILE - This Nov. 26, 2013 file photo shows One Direction members, from left, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, Zayn Malik and Niall Horan on ABC's "Good Morning America"in New York. A representative for One Direction says the band’s lawyers are dealing with a video showing two band members smoking what the singers referred to as an “illegal substance.” British tabloid The Daily Mail posted a five-minute clip Tuesday, May 27, 2014, of Zayn Malik smoking and speaking with Louis Tomlinson, who is filming.

The British boy band became the only group to score four consecutive No. 1 debuts on the U.S. Billboard 200 album chart.

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Jimmy Fallon’s favorite #ThanksgivingFails

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Think you've had a rough Thanksgiving? It could always be worse.

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Lite Rock Z95.1 Christmas Music

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Charlottesville’s Continuous Christmas Music through Christmas!

Holiday Food Drive 2014

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Help feed the hungry this holiday.

Volunteer Opportunities for Families

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From serving meals to sorting toys

Sherry’s Favorite Things!

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You could win #SherrysFavoriteThings!!!

Lite Rock Z95.1 Christmas Star

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You could be the next Christmas Star!

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