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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Live Arts

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Live Arts

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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!

movie theater

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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Sips & Cinema

Break out your picnic blankets & lawn chairs and join us on Thursday, July 30 for Indiana Jones! The movie will start at 8:30pm and the lawn will be ready to pick your perfect spot one hour prior!

Local

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Home Sales Improved During Spring Quarter

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New figures show improved home sales for the April through June quarter.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Library Trustees Get Report On NOW Display

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The trustees of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library have received a report on a controversial display that appeared at the Central Branch

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Early Jamestown Settlers’ Remains Found

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Archaeologists have found the remains of four of the earliest leaders at Jamestown.

in Local, Surrounding Counties

Partial Skull Found In Amherst County

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Authorities are trying to identify a partial skull that was found along the James River in Amherst County.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

School Sales Tax Holiday Coming Up

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The annual back-to-school sales tax holiday is August 7-9.

National

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IOC expects U.S. 2024 bid despite Boston pullout

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The deadline for applicant city submissions for the 2024 Games is Sept. 15 with Hamburg, Paris, Rome and Budapest already having entered the race.

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Boy Scouts lift ban on gay leaders, employees

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The policy, which takes effect immediately, comes three years after the organization removed its prohibition on gay youth, but local Boy Scout units chartered by religious organizations will still be permitted to exclude gay adults.

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Kerry warns Congress scrapping Iran deal would mean path to nuclear weapon

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The Republican-controlled Congress has until Sept. 17 either to endorse or reject the agreement.

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Human trafficking report blacklists Thailand, raises awareness about modern day slavery

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The State Department's annual report highlights the world's worst human-trafficking centers.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, July 28

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Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

Lifestyle

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The Internet is no substitute for a doctor

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Online symptom checkers often misdiagnose problems, encouraging people to seek care for minor issues that don’t need immediate attention or incorrectly telling people with true emergencies that treatment can wait.

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How to get money back on your favorite things

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Here's how to make finding deals on your favorite things - everything from tech and clothes to travel - a snap.

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Rest up! Sleep, exercise may ward off Alzheimer’s, researchers say

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New research suggests poor sleep and a lack of exercise may increase the risk of the disease, and make coping with it difficult after it has taken hold.

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Time really is flying by

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This interactive timeline shows why each passing year seems to go by faster than the last.

Blog

Les Sinclair

How to recover from a sleepless night

The Science of Us Sleep Institute.

Sherry Taylor

Videos We Love This Week

HitchBOT, Giant water balloon and shark cages (Outer Banks)

Lisa Allen

Can Your Dog Do This?

Check out this talented pooch-

News

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Tom Cruise takes on Jimmy Fallon in latest lip-sync battle

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The Weeknd, the Righteous Brothers, and Meat Loaf are among the artists to get reinterpreted in this battle between "The Tonight Show" host and the "Mission Impossible" star.

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WATCH: Ohio State football players ‘dummy’ prank

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This Nike uniform "mannequin" did a better job bringing quarterback Cardale Jones to the ground than any Oregon player.

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Mariah Carey to receive star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

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The superstar will cement her place in pop history by unveiling her own star next week.

in Viral Videos

Orangutan is a big fan of this mom-to-be

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This pregnant woman's trip to the zoo was a one-of-a-kind experience.

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Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert’s divorce under scrutiny

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Oklahoma attorneys are questioning whether a judge has violated state law by sealing the court documents related to the divorce of the country superstars.

What's Happening

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…

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.

Z95 Book Club

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July Book ~ To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Z-Mail Club for Freebies & Extras

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Exclusive stuff you could get tickets, coupons, maybe even ca$h!

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