Albemarle County

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3 hours ago

Gill Elected Scottsville Mayor

Nancy Gill is the new mayor of Scottsville following an election Tuesday.

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21 hours ago

Overall Low Risk From Zika Virus

Health officials are urging us to take precautions against the Zika virus.

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22 hours ago

Man Missing In Shenandoah National Park

A search is underway for a man missing in Shenandoah National Park.

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22 hours ago

Local Cemetery On Endangered List

A statewide preservation group says one of its most endangered historic places includes a Charlottesville cemetery.

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23 hours ago

Military Honors AHS Counselor

A counselor at Albemarle High School has been honored for supporting students who want to enter the military.

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23 hours ago

New Big Brothers Big Sisters Leader

The local chapter of Big Brothers Big Sisters has a new executive director.

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1 day ago

City To Create Panel On Memorials

City Councilors have unanimously voted to establish a Blue Ribbon Commission on Race, Memorials and Public Spaces.

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1 day ago

Election Day In Scottsville

It's election day for the 369 voters in Scottsville.

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2 days ago

Republicans Suing Over Felon Rights

Republican lawmakers say they plan to file a lawsuit concerning Governor McAuliffe's action on restoring felon rights.

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2 days ago

Smoke Prompts Crescent Halls Evacuation

Smoke from a trash chute prompted a brief evacuation of a high-rise public housing complex off Monticello Avenue.

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2 days ago

Interim Leader For RWSA/RSWA

The Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority has a new interim leader.

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2 days ago

UVA Police Create Facebook Page

UVA Police have set up a Facebook page.

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Libraries Giving Away Free Comic Books

Free comic books will be given away May 7th at the branches of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library.

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2 days ago

Sheriff’s Reserve Has New Members

There are 16 new faces in the Albemarle County Sheriff's Reserve.

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2 days ago

Reaction To UVA’s New QB Transfer

A former quarterback for the East Carolina Pirates says he's transferring to the University of Virginia.

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2 days ago

Dittmar Wins Lawyer Group Award

Jane Dittmar is the winner of an award from the Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association.

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3 days ago

Pedestrian Struck On McIntire Road

A male pedestrian was struck by a vehicle Sunday morning, and he's in critical condition at the UVA Medical Center.

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3 days ago

Police Tally Foxfield Arrest Totals

Albemarle Police have preliminary totals from the arrests during the spring running of the Foxfield races.

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3 days ago

Expired Meds Collected

Area residents dropped off expired and unwanted medications during Drug Take Back event.

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3 days ago

Police Investigate Robbery Behind Corner

City Police are investigating a Saturday morning robbery in a parking lot behind the UVA Corner business district.

Latest Stories

2 hours ago in Entertainment

Dan Aykroyd adapting ‘Blues Brothers’ for animated series

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The animated project will also feature the band's original songs, as well as soul and blues classics, and new material recorded specially for the series, which Aykroyd will help to develop alongside "Saturday Night Live" writer Anne Beatts.

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‘Frozen’ fans want Queen Elsa to ‘come out’

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Fans are urging movie executives to make the film's snow queen Elsa a lesbian in the sequel.

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Lennon’s lyrics, Cobain’s letter and Gaga’s piano up for auction

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John Lennon's handwritten lyrics, Lady Gaga's first piano and an angry note from Kurt Cobain discussing the possibility of disbanding Nirvana after an unflattering magazine article are among the top items being offered at an upcoming auction.

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It’s ‘Star Wars’ Day: May the 4th be with you

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It's not a national holiday, yet it might be an intergalactic one.

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It’s easier to follow friends on Twitter

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A new Connect tab on Twitter Inc's mobile app makes it easier for people to find accounts to follow, the social network said on Tuesday as it launched the new feature to attract more users.