“Soak up the sun and soak up the savings.” That’s the buzz phrase for a 90-day program launched to help Charlottesville and Albemarle homeowners do just that by streamlining the process and reducing to price of going solar. Jack Wilson already has, and he says his last monthly electric bill was $28 compared to two of his neighbors paying $240 and $260. Wilson points out it’s also much cleaner. Homeowners can learn more about going solar at solarizecville.org.
Monday afternoon Virginia Baseball had its name called during the NCAAT Selection Show and it will be featured in UC Santa Barbara's Region as the #3 seed. The Hoos will open up play against #2 seed Southern California, while #4 seed San Diego State will match up with the host #1 UC Santa Barbara.
The center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.