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City Council Tackles Thorny Issues Monday

City Councilors will take up issues involving the CRHA and the long-debated William Taylor Plaza.

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Council To Vote On Swimming Hours

City Councilors will vote to restore early Saturday morning swimming time.

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Bronze Star Winner From Madison Has Died

A World War Two veteran who won a Bronze Star has died at age 90 in his Madison County home.

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Health District Has Tips To Avoid Ticks

Our area's health district has tips on how to avoid ticks.

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Governor Speaks To New Americans

Governor McAuliffe helps Monticello welcome 78 new Americans.

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Area Candidates Attend Holiday Events

Many local political candidates spent the holiday weekend courting voters.

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Barbour Retires As City Assessor

Roosevelt Barbour has retired after more than a decade as the Charlottesville Assessor.

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Eagle Population Has Rebounded

Virginia's eagle population has rebounded in the early months of 2015.

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10th St. NW Shooting Arrest

City Police have charged 21-year-old Quayshon Markel Cowan in the shooting of Derrick Marshall Washington.

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City Will Not Release Stop-and-Frisk Records

The city is not turning over stop-and-frisk police records requested by the NAACP, and the case appears to be headed to court.

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New Details On Woodbrook 7-11 Robbery

Albemarle Police say it was a black woman who robbed the Woodbrook 7-11 at gunpoint Wednesday night.

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Big Increase In Local Jobless Rate

The unemployment rate in the Charlottesville region shot up during May.

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Breastfeeding Advocates Celebrate New Law

Breastfeeding advocates are celebrating a new Virginia law.

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Local D-Day Veteran Chubby Proffitt Has Died

Local D-Day survivor Carl "Chubby" Proffitt has passed away.

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New Law Dealing With Sexual Misconduct

UVA and a member of the General Assembly note a new Virginia law dealing with sexual misconduct.

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Staff Changes In City, County Schools

Both the Charlottesville and Albemarle Schools are making some personnel changes.

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Sign Removal On Emmet Street Postponed

A sign structure over Emmet Street won't get removed until after the Fourth of July weekend.

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Crackdown Against Illegal Behavior On James

Albemarle Police will be patrolling the James River in kayaks this summer to crack down against illegal behavior.

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UPDATE: House Fire On Washington Avenue

City firefighters battled a house fire early Wednesday on Washington Avenue.

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Superintendent Rosa Atkins Gets Pay Raise

The Charlottesville School Board is boosting the salary of Superintendent Rosa Atkins by 2%.

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