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Cruise-In

Saturday, April 18th

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WordPlay

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Quit Smoking Charlottesville

Every Thursday from 5-6pm at the Charlottesville/Alb Health Department on Rose HIll Drive from March 5th – May 21st. Learn various ways like acupuncture, exercise, hypnosis, medication options, nutrition, stress reduction and more! FREE and open to the public.

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Friday’s After Five – STILL FREE!

Fridays After Five, presented by Bud Light, continues to be Charlottesville’s favorite live concert series. 2015 will be the 28th year of free live music and fun.  The first event will kick off at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion on April 17th and will run each Friday thereafter ending on September 11. Each week volunteers work the concessions on behalf of a variety of local non-profits who share in the proceeds, which raises tens of thousands of dollars to support their work in our community. The spring and summer schedule features local artists of myriad musical styles; there is something for everyone! Unwind Friday evenings at this fabulous and FREE Charlottesville institution.

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Virginia Baseball Defeats Miami, Claims Series

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UVA won game 2 of an ACC home series against Miami 5-2.

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Lawmakers Approve $100 Gift Cap

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The General Assembly approves a revised cap on gifts from lobbyists.

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Albemarle Schools Struggle With Space Shortages

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Albemarle County schools are struggling with space shortages.

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Kaine Reacts To 8th Anniversary Of Massacre

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Tim Kaine uses 8th anniversary of the Virginia Tech massacre to promote gun control.

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Shucet Likes Progress On Signal System

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Philip Shucet says VDOT's making significant progress creating a signal system on 29 North.

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of this week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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20 years later: The Oklahoma City bombing

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Sunday marks two decades since the deadliest act of domestic terrorism in American history.

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Senator says it’s time to change the face of money

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A campaign to put a female face on the $20 bill is gaining momentum.

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Parents of marathon victim say take death penalty off table

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The parents of the youngest victim of the marathon bombing urged authorities to take the death penalty off the table.

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Appeals court to take up Obama’s immigration action

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Judges will consider whether to lift a temporary hold on President Barack Obama's executive action seeking to shield millions of immigrants from deportation.

Lifestyle

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Google goes more mobile

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The company is tweaking its formula for helping people find things — based on how they search.

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Dog flu: Puppies sniffling across U.S.

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Not all infected dogs show symptoms. Some get a cough, runny nose and fever. Severe cases can lead to pneumonia and death.

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‘Model G’ closing the gap in hospital gown fashion

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A Detroit-based health system is rolling out a hospital gown that aims to offer more style and fix a lack of rear coverage by other gowns.

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The $70,000 minimum wage

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A Seattle company is giving its employees a big raise.

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Eat more bugs!

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They hop. They crawl. They squirm. And they could be coming to a dinner plate near you.

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Official Teaser #2

Get your first look at the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser #2!

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What’s Trending This Week {April 16}

I wanna be President, Fresh Prince Baby and A bad celebration!

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Would You Wear the Same Thing to Work Every Day?

It could take some stress out of your life

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Amazing Robin Williams impersonations

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Jamie Costa performs 20 fantastic impersonations, but his Mrs. Doubtfire voice is the best.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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Promposal FAIL

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A high schooler's prom proposal doesn't go as planned.

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This week’s top pop songs

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LISTEN: This week's top pop songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Record Store Day celebrates all things indie

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Record Store Day celebrates thousands of independent music stores across America.

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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducts its 30th class

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Green Day, Joan Jett, Lou Reed, Ringo Starr and others will be welcomed as the 2015 inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

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James River Runners Chili Cook-Off

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The 34th Annual James River Runners Chili Cook-Off is happening Saturday, May 2nd at the James River Runners base camp…

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April book ~ “Bossy Pants” by Tina Fey

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