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Investigators Say Arsonist Caused Georgetown Road Fire

Investigators say an arsonist is responsible for a Saturday night fire on Georgetown Road.

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School Board Wants Council’s Help On Pay Raises

The Charlottesville School Board hopes City Councilors can help them cover teacher pay raises.

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Bill Forcing Dominion To Comply With FOI Gets Killed

Legislation requiring Dominion Resources to comply with Virginia's FOI law has been rejected.

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$500 Reward For Information On Beaverdam Market Robbery

A reward has been put out for the man who robbed a Fluvanna County convenience store and attacked its clerk…

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President Sullivan Vows To Improve Student Safety

UVA's President says the school will be a leader in battling sexual violence.

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Two Charged With Soliciting Minor

Two men, one from Charlottesville and the other from Culpeper County, have been charged with soliciting a minor.

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Value Of Taxable Property Rose In Charlottesville

The value of taxable property in Charlottesville increased by 2.38%.

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Albemarle Assessment Notices Sent Out

Assessment notices being sent out in Albemarle County show an average 2.64% increase in property values.

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Teachers Plead For Higher Salaries

Many Albemarle County teachers have urged the school board to pursue higher salaries for their employees.

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Many Denounce Proposed Rio-29 Interchange

Albemarle County Supervisor Ken Boyd will introduce a motion that VDOT conduct a small area study before putting the project in the fast lane.

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State Workers Might Get Pay Increase

The chairman of the House Appropriations Committee says public employees might get salary increases.

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Committee Kills Measure Cutting SOLs

A state senate committee has balked at legislation that would eliminate more standardized tests.

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Effort To End Ultrasound Law Stopped

A State Senate committee has rejected legislation that would overturn a law involving ultrasounds.

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Illiness Halts Classes At Hampden-Sydney

Hampden-Sydney College has called off classes until next week.

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Afton Store Robbed

There was an armed robbery Wednesday night at a Nelson County store.

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Huja Not Running Again

Mayor Satyendra Huja has announced that he will not seek re-election to City Council.

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Resentment To Panhellenic Conference Advice

Many University of Virginia students resent the advice being dispensed by the National Panhellenic Conference.

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UVA Hires Firm For Off-Grounds Security

UVA has hired a company to provide security in neighborhoods near the Grounds.

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W. Main St. ABC Store Staying Put

The ABC board has decided the controversial store on West Main Street will remain there for at least the next five years.

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Bill Linking Marijuana Derivatives To Epilepsy Clears Panel

A bill linking marijuana derivatives with epilepsy has been approved by a State Senate committee.

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