News

Albemarle And Charlottesville Send Kids Home Early

Albemarle And Charlottesville Send Kids Home Early

Photo: WINA

The Albemarle County and Charlottesville public schools will be sending kids home early this afternoon . That’s due to the street closings that will happen when President Obama and the President of France visits Monticello. Classes for three-year-olds in the city schools will dismiss at 12:30 p.m. Walker and Buford will send kids home at 1 p.m. The elementaries will let out at 1:30, and CHS will dismiss at 2 p.m. After-school childcare through the CLASS program will remain in session and end at the usual time. The activity buses will not run Monday. The Albemarle schools will end school two hours early.

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Kevin Spacey’s stalker sentenced to 4 years

kevin

A Massachusetts woman who threatened to torture the actor has been sentenced to more than four years behind bars.

in Weird

Stoners find love on weed-themed dating sites

FILE - This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. Despite new rules that say only about 140 medical marijuana dispensaries are eligible to stay open, more than 450 have filed renewals to pay Los Angeles business taxes this year.

New websites cater exclusively to smokers or, at the very least, the “cannabis friendly."

in Music

Gene Simmons’ son following in dad’s rock footsteps

simmons

Nick Simmons, 25, is starting his own rock band.