Events

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Heritage Theatre Festival

Since 1974, this has been in residence during the summer months as the University of Virginia’s professional theatre.

Leading directors, designers, technicians, and actors from across the country form the
company each year to produce a season of musicals and plays.

Many shows sell out quickly, so get your tickets early!

This year’s line-up includes:
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Monty Python’s Spamalot
I Love a Piano
Almost, Maine
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VA Film Festival Year Round Movies

Free outdoor movies all summer

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Summer Movie Express

Regal 14 Cinemas in Charlottesville is hosting their Summer Movie Express every Tuesday and Wednesday at 10. $1 kids and family movies!

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Minions @ Brown Honda

Thursday from 4-6pm

ASh Lawn Opera 2013

Madama Butterfly

July 10-18

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Indoor Smith Pools Closed For Repairs

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The city needs to remove chloramines to improve air quality, stop corrosion and remove health threats.

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Threat Forces Jet To Return To CHO

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An unknown threat detected in mid-flight forced a Sky West passenger jet to return to the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport Tuesday afternoon.

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Smith Pool Closing For 7 Weeks

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Repair work will close Smith Pool for seven weeks for repairs beginning July 13th.

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Virgina FS Blanding On Another Watch List

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Virginia's All American Second Year Safety on another National Watch List.

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Reported Sexual Assault Investigated

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Police are investigating a reported sexual assault that happened ten days ago.

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Six powers and Iran to continue nuclear talks past deadline

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It is the fourth time the parties have extended the terms of the interim deal, which was struck in November 2013 and provided Iran with limited sanctions relief in exchange for a halt to the production of uranium enriched to a purity level of 20 percent.

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Senate, House look to update Bush-era education law

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It's something most Democrats and Republicans in Congress can agree on — an update to the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law is much needed and long overdue.

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U.S. to increase support for Syria opposition

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President Barack Obama pledged to increase support for the moderate opposition in Syria's civil war and said the U.S. needs to do more to prevent attacks and combat Islamic State efforts to recruit followers.

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Boston bomber wants a new trial

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who has been sentenced to death, filed a motion in federal court on Monday seeking a new trial.

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South Carolina Senate expected to vote to remove Confederate flag

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South Carolina is poised to remove the Confederate battle flag from the state house, where it has flown for five decades despite being viewed by many as a symbol of slavery.

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Indoor Smith Pools Closed For Repairs

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The city needs to remove chloramines to improve air quality, stop corrosion and remove health threats.

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Car dashboards that act like smart phones raise safety issues

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When it comes to dashboard displays that are more like smart phones, two things are clear: Customers want them, and automakers are intent on supplying them.

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Activated charcoal is the latest health trend but does it work?

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More companies are using activated charcoal as an ingredient in health and beauty products in the belief that it removes toxins from the body.

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RETAIL THERAPY: Amazon plans massive ‘Prime Day’ to celebrate 20th birthday

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The online retail giant plans to celebrate two decades of deals and two-day shipping with "more deals than Black Friday."

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Steve Jobs Movie Trailer

In Theaters October 9

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Staycation Success!

And I’m not cranky today!

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The Waterskiing Squirrel

I’ve always been afraid to try waterskiing, but apparently a squirrel can do it-

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: NASCAR driver walks away from incredible wreck

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Austin Dillon walked away from a dramatic wreck at the finish line of the Daytona International Speedway and it was all caught on camera.

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Today in entertainment history: July 8

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

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You’ll never be as confident as this kid dancing to ‘Cuban Pete’

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This young man has moves and he's not afraid to use them.

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Shark Wahlberg

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Grab the peanut butter, here comes a jellyfish.

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Police search Indy home of ‘Jared from Subway’

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Authorities searched the home of Subway pitchman Jared Fogle, about two months after the executive director of his nonprofit foundation was arrested on child pornography charges.

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Aerosmith star Tom Hamilton is cancer free

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The bassist was diagnosed with throat and tongue cancer in 2006, but the disease returned in 2011 prompting him to seek further treatment.

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UVA College World Series Championship Highlights.

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Full highlights of Virginia’s 4-2 victory over Vanderbilt to claim the program’s first national title

95 Days of Summer!

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Great Music, Events & PriZes!

Women’s 4 Miler Info Page

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Everything you need to know about Virginia’s largest all-women’s race.

Z-Team with Diet Pepsi 2015

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The Z95/Diet Pepsi Z-Team is set to help raise money for the Women’s Four Miler. This year’s goal is to raise…

How to Remove an Earworm

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That’s a song stuck in your head.

Z95 Book Club

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July Book ~ To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee