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County Mulls Scaled Back Capital Program

Albemarle school officials hope a capital improvements program won't get reduced as much as the County Executive wants.

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Gas Explosion At Albemarle Home

A plumber was injured after a natural gas explosion damaged a house near Georgetown Road.

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General Assembly Passes Child Predator Bills

The measure targets crimes involving child pornography, child exploitation, and human trafficking.

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Lower Bills For APCO Customers

Customers of Appalachian Power Company will see lower electric bills.

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Last Day For Albemarle Schools Set

June 9th is the last day of classes this year in the Albemarle schools.

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Albemarle School Funding Gap At $880,000

The Albemarle School Board has closed the funding gap without increasing the average class size.

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Budget Approved With State Worker Raise

State workers will get a pay raise if Governor McAuliffe signs a budget approved by the General Assembly.

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Restaurants Against Meals Tax Increase

Restaurant owners denounce a proposed increase in the Charlottesville meals tax.

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UVA Students Rally For Living Wage

The Living Wage Campaign delivered more than 1200 signatures to University administrators Thursday.

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Warner Wants Updated Assault Measure

Virginia's senior U.S. Senator wants colleges and universities to take an active role in preventing sexual assaults.

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Hazardous Waste Collection Coming Up

The annual Household Hazardous Waste collection days will happen soon.

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Low Power Earthquake In Goochland

If you were in Goochland County around 4 a.m. Thursday and something felt odd, you were not imagining things. The…

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Governor Signs Bill Dealing With Epilepsy

Governor McAuliffe has signed a bill designed to help people with epilepsy.

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UVA Women Lose To North Carolina

Virginia Women's Basketball's road woes continued Thursday night in a 72-70 loss in Chapel Hill to No. 15 North Carolina.

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Two Arrested In Albemarle Prostitution Sting

Albemarle Police made two arrests in a prostitution sting on Hillsdale Drive.

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Reported Sexual Assault Of UVA Student

Police say a UVA student reports she was the victim of a sexual assault February 22nd on Harmon Street.

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Moonshine Bust In Southern Albemarle

ABC Agents seized 65 gallons of moonshine and 31 firearms in Scottsville home.

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City Manager Unveils New Budget

City Manager Maurice Jones has unveiled a nearly $156 million budget for Charlottesville.

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Northam To Run For Governor

Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam expects to run for Governor in 2017.

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Record High For Local Retail Sales

Retail sales in Charlottesville and Albemarle were the highest ever in 2014.

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