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Albemarle School Board ready to settle Center II location

Facility would be first new construction in two decades


Charlottesville School Board discusses next legislative session with lawmakers

Issues that Charlottesville board members want to see addressed next year include a bus driver shortage, mental health supports and funding for School Resource Officers. Read more


City planners defer form-based code proposal

Regulation would have covered part of the city's planned Strategic Investment Area.  Read more

Appeals denied for two convicted in rally beating

In May 2018, Goodwin and Ramos were both found guilty in Charlottesville Circuit Court of malicious wounding and later sentenced to eight years and six years in prison, respectively. Read more


Democrats' wins could help bring down Confederate statues

RICHMOND — An army of Confederate monuments dots Virginia’s landscape but some of those statues could soon start coming down after Election… Read more


Republicans kicked gun bills to a crime commission. The commission just issued a 3-page report.

After thousands of public comments and months of research, a state commission tasked by statehouse Republicans with studying gun violence issued a three-page report Tuesday, offering no recommendations on how lawmakers should broach the issue. Read more


One dead in Louisa County home invasion

Investigators said the couple's stolen vehicle was seen in Nelson County and the driver arrested. Read more

Bartz wins city seat on Water and Soil Conservation District

Bartz received 94 votes in last week’s election. Read more

Thomas Jefferson Helath District to offer free flu shots during training exercise

The exercise will be held at The Arc of the Piedmont, 1149 Rose Hill Drive on Nov. 14 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., according to the district. Read more



Photos: Venice ‘on its knees’ after second-worst flood ever recorded

The worst flooding in Venice, Italy, in more than 50 years prompted calls Wednesday to better protect the historic city from rising sea lev… Read more


University of Florida’s student president faces impeachment after bringing Donald Trump Jr. to campus for $50,000

Student funds were used to pay Trump Jr. and Trump campaign adviser Kimberly Guilfoyle, his girlfriend, for the Oct. 10 speaking engagement, which some student senators argue is a misuse of funds. Read more


Today's top pics: Wintry weather across the US; protests around the world; and more

Today's top pics as selected by The Associated Press: Read more


As impeachment hearings begin, here are the Ukrainian names you might hear

The hearings are likely to shed light on politicians, aides and oligarchs in Kyiv and their influence in Washington. Read more