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Womens 4 Miler TP

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Women’s 4 Miler Training Program is going on now through August 23rd, every Saturday at 7am at the UVA Track~ Lannigan Field. There are many reasons to join the W4M Training Program~make friends, have fun, get in shape and get yourself ready to run/walk the Women’s 4 Miler this year!

If you have not registered yet, you can do that each and every Saturday at Lannigan Field or you can download the registration form online and bring it with you!

 

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Dinner with Andrew.

Join the efforts and make a huge difference in other’s days, just like Andrew did.

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Quit Smoking Charlottesville

Summer session is starting July 10th. Don’t miss this free opportunity to quit smoking! The Charlottesville Free Clinic, UVA School of Nursing, MJH and TJ Health District are co sponsoring Quit Smoking Charlottesville; a free support group to help you quit smoking; every Thursday from July 10 through July 31 from 5-6 p.m. at the Jefferson School City Center, 233 4th St. NW room 255A. more info contact Barrie Carveth at 296-5525 extension 101.

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Shrek: The Musical

Four County Players summer musical beginning Friday, July 18- August 10th on the main stage in Barboursville. Tickets are on sale now. Call the box office at 540-832-5355 or online at www.fourcp.org.

**Cover poster designed by Sara Holdren. 355832-5355

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Appeals Court Judges Say Ban On Same Sex Marriages Should Go

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A three-judge panel of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals wants to end Virginia's ban on same-sex marriages.

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Louisa Celebrates New Thomas Jefferson Elementary

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Louisa County is celebrating the new Thomas Jefferson Elementary School.

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Bicyclist Killed In Albemarle

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There was a fatal accident involving a bicyclist Saturday at Walnut Creek Park.

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Albemarle Police Look For Car Break-In Suspect

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Albemarle Police are asking for help in identifying a car burglary suspect.

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McDonnell Corruption Trial Underway In Richmond

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The trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell is underway in Richmond.

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U.S. marshals, police wounded, fugitive dead in NYC gunfight

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A New York Police Officer stands guard inside a cordoned area at the site of a shooting in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York on July 28, 2014.

Two U.S. marshals and a New York police detective were wounded and a fugitive wanted on sex abuse charges was killed in a shootout in Greenwich Village.

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U.S says Russia violated nuclear treaty, urges immediate talks

FOR USE AS DESIRED, YEAR END PHOTOS - FILE - President Barack Obama meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, Monday, June 17, 2013. Obama and Putin discussed the ongoing conflict in Syria during their bilateral meeting.

In another sign of deteriorating relations, the U.S. government claims that Moscow has violated the Cold War treaty.

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Civilians killed in eastern Ukraine amid fierce fighting

Armed pro-Russian separatists stand guard on the suburbs of Shakhtarsk, Donetsk region on July 28, 2014.

Intense fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine kills at least 19 civilians.

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Toy drone disrupts aircraft fighting California wildfire

Firefighters protect an evacuated home while the fast-moving wildfire called "Sand Fire" burns behind, near Plymouth, California on July 26, 2014.

Fire officials spotted a drone over the Sand Fire and immediately called police to have the toy grounded to avoid a possible mid-air collision.

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Israel strikes house of Hamas Gaza leader

A Palestinian walks on the rubble of the house of the top Hamas leader in Gaza, Ismail Haniyeh, hit by a pre-dawn Israeli strike, in Gaza City, northern Gaza Strip, Tuesday, July 29, 2014. Early Tuesday, Israel warplanes struck a series of targets in Gaza City, including Haniyeh's house and government offices, while Gaza's border area with Israel was hit by heavy tank shelling.

Israel's military pounded targets in the Gaza Strip after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country should prepare for a long conflict in the Palestinian enclave.

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Fist bumps relay 90 percent less germs than handshakes

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President Barack Obama fist bumps the cashier after paying for his order at Franklin Barbecue in Austin, Texas on July 10, 2014.

Replacing handshakes with fist bumps could help cut down on the spread of bacteria and illnesses, according to a new study.

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Sony looks to revive the Playstation network

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A white Sony Playstation 4 is on display at the 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo, known as E3, in Los Angeles, California on June 11, 2014.

Sony Corp is hammering out plans to rise from the ashes of nearly $10 billion lost in six years by building a future around the PlayStation.

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Apple updates MacBook Pro laptops, cuts price of older model

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The Apple logo is pictured on the front of a retail store in the Marina neighborhood in San Francisco, California on April 23, 2014.

Apple Inc said it updated its MacBook Pro line of laptops with a high-resolution Retina display, faster processors and higher memory for a starting price of $1,299.

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Amazon offers 3D printing to customize products

A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

Amazon will offer 3D printing services that allow customers to customize and build earrings, bobble head toys and other items.

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U.S. doctor contracts Ebola in Liberia

In this 2014 photo provided by the Samaritan's Purse aid organization, Dr. Kent Brantly, left, treats an Ebola patient at the Samaritan's Purse Ebola Case Management Center in Monrovia, Liberia. On Saturday, July 26, 2014, the North Carolina-based aid organization said Brantly tested positive for the disease and was being treated at a hospital in Monrovia.

American doctor, Kent Brantley, has tested positive for the tropical disease Ebola.

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Mini Dominoes break World Record

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The challenge gets bigger as the Dominoes get smaller!

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Actor James Shigeta dies at 81

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"Die Hard," "Lost Horizon" and "Mulan" star, James Shigeta, dies at 81.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: How to cool a drink in two minutes

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Never drink a lukewarm beverage again! Check out this helpful summer trick.

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Today in entertainment history: July 29

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

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Concert-goes hospitalized during Keith Urban show

Keith Urban arrives at the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Things got a bit crazy at Keith Urban's Massachusetts show on Saturday night.

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