Albemarle County » Page 2

gavel

New Injunction Against Sweet Briar College

A judge won't block the college from closing its doors, but he did order it to not spend charitable donations on the costs of closure.

Augusta Seal

Augusta County Fire Claims Two Lives

A man and woman have died following a fire swept through their Augusta County home.

Elephant Donkey Symbols  102708

Lawmakers Delay Vote On Gift Caps

The General Assembly has delayed a vote on ethics-related legislation until Friday.

Palmer Liz  041415 CC

Higher Albemarle Real Estate Tax Rate

Albemarle Supervisors have approved a new real estate tax rate of 81.9 cents.

Veterans Day

New Veterans Centers Move Forward

Virginia is going ahead with plans for veterans' health centers.

CAAR Logo .jpg

CAAR Releases First Quarter Sales Report

Area realtors say the median sales price for homes is about 5% higher than last year.

D

Lewis Wins Jefferson Foundation Medal

A survivor of the Civil Rights era has won a Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medal.

Harding Chip 111214 CC

New Milestone At DNA Databank

Virginia law enforcement has reached a new milestone in terms of DNA hits.

Money Bag Sample Photo

State Revenue Up

March collections were up 12% over last year.

Stand Up Against Violence event banner for 4-19-15 (sent to us)

Victims’ Rights To Be Recognized

There will be a local event April 19th to recognize the rights of victims.

D

Gaughan Launches Rivanna Supervisor Bid

Gaughan formally launches campaign for Albemarle supervisor's seat.

James Madison University logo

Tuition Hike Approved At JMU

Just like at several other state colleges, students at James Madison University will pay more tuition next year.

D

Businessman Eyes Running For Supervisor

Richard Lloyd tells Republicans he's interested in the Rivanna Supervisor's seat.

D

State GOP Chair Speaks In Albemarle

New Virginia GOP Chairman John Whitbeck has spoken to local Republican activists.

Pavement (clipart)

Bypass Paving Resumes This Week

There's more paving work this week on a stretch of the 250 Bypass.

Blue Ridge Food Bank 041215

Sculptures Highlight Food Bank Mission

Huge sculptures of canned food are on display highlighting the work of a food bank.

Johnson newser (480x640)

Alumni Speak Out On Johnson Case

The UVA Alumni For Change speak out regarding the Martese Johnson incident.

Jefferson School

Jefferson School Celebrates Milestone

Several generations of area residents help the Jefferson School celebrate its 150th Anniversary.

D

Pipeline Critic Wants Albemarle To Join Battle

Longtime critic of proposed pipeline wants to get Albemarle involved in the debate.

Felts Kibry (sent to us)

Emergency Official Wins State Award

Regional Emergency Management Coordinator Kirby Felts has won a statewide award.

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Roseanne Barr says she’s going blind

roseanne

The "Roseanne" star, 62, says her "vision is closing in now."

in Sports

26.2 miles, 28,000 bananas: Boston Marathon by the numbers

11-overlay7

More than 30,000 runners and nearly $1 million in prize money. Here's the iconic race by the numbers.

in Viral Videos

WATCH: A proposal from the dog’s POV

15-overlay7

Who needs a selfie stick when you've got man's best friend?