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UVA Student Robbed Near Rotunda

UVA Police say there was a strong-arm robbery Tuesday night near the Rotunda.

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Turkey Processing Expands In Rockingham

Turkey processing will be expanded in Rockingham County.

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VA Unemployment Holding Steady

Virginia's 4.9% beats the nation's 5.3% average.

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EMU Drops Same-Sex Hiring Ban

Candidates in same-sex marriages can apply with no fear of discrimination.

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Overseas Tourists Increasing In Virginia

People enjoying Virginia from afar hit 413,000 last year.

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Council Vote Makes New Hotel Likely

The city councilors have voted 3-2 in favor of a new parking arrangement at William Taylor Plaza, and that means a hotel can go there.

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Council Okays New Police Command Vehicle

City Councilors approve buying a community response vehicle for the Charlottesville Police.

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Child Killed In Route 231 Crash

A child from Fairfax has become Albemarle County's fifth highway fatality of the year.

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GOP Blasts Governor Parole Commission

Critics say reviving parole will hurt victims of past crimes.

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Virginia Schools Earn Accolades

U.S. Department of Education gives Virginia's public schools their highest overall rating.

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Sweet Briar Study Abroad Program Returns

Sweet Briar College will resume its junior year abroad program.

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August Events Highlight Local Searches

Help Save the Next Girl says two events in August will highlight the searches for our region's missing people.

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Gay Rights Group Wants Changes in Schools

The leader of a gay and lesbian group urges the Charlottesville School Board to make some changes.

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Confederate Flag Removed From Shipyard

A Confederate flag has been removed from the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth.

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Brewer Bringing Jobs To Goochland

The Hardywood Park Craft Brewery is expanding to Goochand County.

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Major Project Involving Afton Gets Underway

A major project involving Afton Mountain will begin Monday.

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Project Affecting Proffit Road Begins

A project that involves a temporary closure of Proffit Road begins Monday.

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Woman Wants To Ban Item On Applications

A local woman is urging the Albemarle Supervisors to delete a box on many job application forms that deal with prior convictions.

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New Rules For Wireless Facilities

Albemarle has updated rules for the county's wireless facilities.

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Effort To Reduce Fires Has Included Crozet

Albemarle County's campaign for fire prevention has included two trailer parks.

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