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UVA Cancer Center brings back wreath fundraiser for patients
UVA Cancer Center brings back wreath fundraiser for patients

UVA Health staff made wreaths that anyone can bid on, and the money goes back to the patients of the UVA Cancer Center..

Blessing of the Hounds held on Thanksgiving

Blessing of the Hounds held on Thanksgiving

Families, huntsmen on horseback and hounds covered the front lawn of Grace Episcopal Church for the annual Blessing of the Hounds.

'Yeah, Baby!' Central Virginia couple owns Austin Powers' Shaguar

'Yeah, Baby!' Central Virginia couple owns Austin Powers' Shaguar

A unique piece of movie history is owned by a couple just over Afton Mountain in Waynesboro.

Magic on the Mall begins Saturday

Magic on the Mall begins Saturday

Friends of Charlottesville Downtown has sprinkled some magic on the Downtown Mall.

Sentara MJH recognized for patient safety practices

Sentara MJH recognized for patient safety practices

The hospital has a department with the goal to create a culture and systems that prevent human error.

Boar's Head kicks off Winter Wander

Boar's Head kicks off Winter Wander

Boar's Head Resort hosted its opening night for Winter Wander after a great turnout last year.

Details of Saturday's memorial service released

Details of Saturday's memorial service released

The service is being held to honor the three football players slain in the Sunday night shooting on Grounds: D’Sean Perry, Lavel Davis, Jr., and Devin Chandler.

Local scout troops serve Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

Local scout troops serve Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

Across Virginia, scout troops teamed together to start a food drive. 

Charlottesville, Albemarle asking citizens to 'Buy Local' this holiday season

Charlottesville, Albemarle asking citizens to 'Buy Local' this holiday season

The Buy Local campaign is a joint venture between the localities to support local businesses.

CCS, Chris Long Foundation team up to provide basic supplies to students in need

CCS, Chris Long Foundation team up to provide basic supplies to students in need

The new EdZone closets in all Charlottesville elementary schools will provide supplies like soap, toothbrushes, deodorant and more.

LEGO donation for UVA Children's Hospital

LEGO donation for UVA Children's Hospital

The overall goal of Little Bricks Charity is to give children an escape from their reality of being in the hospital.

Start a Spark event at Eastwood Winery

Start a Spark event at Eastwood Winery

Start a Spark donates firewood to families in need in six Central Virginia counties to help heat their homes during the cold winters.

Star of VAFF documentary says wants to change opinion on disabled people and having a family

Star of VAFF documentary says wants to change opinion on disabled people and having a family

The Virginia Film Festival (VAFF) is sharing an amazing medical and emotional story.

Peace Frogs collecting coats to help refugees

Peace Frogs collecting coats to help refugees

Peace Frogs Travel/Outfitters has teamed up with International Neighbors to help collect new and gently used coats.

People flock to Lake Monticello's annual Halloween light display

People flock to Lake Monticello's annual Halloween light display

A Lake Monticello man makes it his mission every year to brighten your spirit by decking out his home in holiday lights.

BRAFB partners with Kroger for fundraiser

BRAFB partners with Kroger for fundraiser

Five contestants had 60 seconds to go down a Kroger aisle to put as much food as possible into their shopping cart. 

Dogs in costumes to take over Downtown Mall

Dogs in costumes to take over Downtown Mall

This year’s Doggie Howl-oween is coming up on Friday on the Downtown Mall.

Chris Long's Hometown Tailgate to benefit Chris Long Foundation

Chris Long's Hometown Tailgate to benefit Chris Long Foundation

The Chris Long Foundation is hosting a fundraiser called "Chris Long's Hometown Tailgate" on Nov. 5.

Charlottesville Parks and Recreation delaying opening of Belmont and Meade Park playgrounds

Charlottesville Parks and Recreation delaying opening of Belmont and Meade Park playgrounds

The Charlottesville Department of Parks and Recreation has announced that it is delaying the opening of playgrounds in Belmont and Meade parks.

Hiking to help area veterans and their families

Hiking to help area veterans and their families

A ruck is a long, weighted hike that aims to challenge participants mentally and physically, and it’s the military’s way of getting through the woods.

City of Promise, SHE awarded WUP grants

City of Promise, SHE awarded WUP grants

Women United in Philanthropy announced the grant awards on Tuesday.

Nelson County girl holds hurricane relief fundraiser

Nelson County girl holds hurricane relief fundraiser

E'nilah Durant set up the fundraiser through Nelson County Public Schools to help hurricane victims in Florida.

Church hosting Trunk or Treat in Fall Festival

Church hosting Trunk or Treat in Fall Festival

A Charlottesville church has announced that it is hosting its Fall Festival 'Trunk or Treat.'

Trick-or-Treat on the Lawn returns

Trick-or-Treat on the Lawn returns

The popular event will take place on Oct. 31.

Dairy Market going pink to support breast cancer awareness

Dairy Market going pink to support breast cancer awareness

Wednesday evening the Women's Committee of the Martha Jefferson Hospital Foundation held a meet and greet at the Dairy Market. This event is part of the month-long initiative called "Dairy Market Goes Pink."

CHS senior wins state golf tournament

CHS senior wins state golf tournament

Preston Burton, a Charlottesville High School senior, brought home the school's first-ever state title in golf.