Albemarle County

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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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Hazardous Waste Collection Coming Up

The annual Household Hazardous Waste collection days will happen soon.

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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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Record High For Local Retail Sales

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

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McAuliffe Signs Bill Involving Electric Rates

Governor McAuliffe has signed a bill focusing on rates for Dominion Virginia Power and Appalachian Power.

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Hannah Graham Would Have Turned 19 Wednesday

The late Hannah Graham's birthday is Wednesday.

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Mallek Announces Re-election Bid

White Hall District supervisor Ann Mallek has announced that she's running for another term.

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Hotel Planned Near Rio-29 Intersection

A developer wants to build a hotel on West Rio Road near the 29 North intersection.

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Habitat For Humanity Has Ambitious Plans

Our area's Habitat for Humanity has ambitious plans for the Southwood trailer park.

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Dominion Sets Electricity Use Record

Dominion Virginia Power customers set their all-time record for using electricity last Friday.

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Albemarle Residents Sound Off On Budget

Albemarle residents had their first opportunity Monday to sound off on the County Executive's budget ideas.

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Conferees Agree On State Worker Pay Raise

House-Senate budget negotiators have agreed on a proposed salary increase for state employees.

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Dominion Checking Alternate Pipeline Routes

Some alternate routes have been drawn up for the proposed natural gas pipeline that would go through Nelson, Buckingham and Augusta.

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