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Keswick Vineyards opens mini golf course

Keswick Vineyards opens mini golf course

The nine-hole mini golf course was building a piece of land that was sitting empty.

Salvation Army holds the 10th annual Telethon

Salvation Army holds the 10th annual Telethon

In about one hour, the Telethon beat its goal of $200,000.

Collecting backpacks to help foster kids in need

Collecting backpacks to help foster kids in need

Braley and Thomspon, which has two locations in the Charlottesville area, is holding its first-ever 'Back-to-School' backpack drive.

Santa in September supports Mason's Toy Box

Santa in September supports Mason's Toy Box

Money raised by this first-ever Santa in September event goes to help sick and injured children and their families.

Northern Bobwhite Quail admitted to Rockfish Wildlife Sanctuary

Northern Bobwhite Quail admitted to Rockfish Wildlife Sanctuary

This is the first time a bird this rare has been admitted to the sanctuary for care.

Preparing to honor officers who defended Capitol building

Preparing to honor officers who defended Capitol building

The University of Virginia Center for Politics will present its inaugural Defenders of Democracy award to two U.S. Capitol Police officers and a D.C. Metropolitan Police officer.

Local teen tells her story for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Local teen tells her story for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Jelena Colasurdo suffers from a rare form of brain cancer. She's hoping this month will bring awareness to children like her.

'Your Body Loves You, Love It Back' fundraiser coming up on Sunday

'Your Body Loves You, Love It Back' fundraiser coming up on Sunday

The Body Positive's mission is to end the harmful consequences of negative body image that can result in eating disorders, depression, anxiety, substance abuse, and other mental health issues.

New Dominion Bookshop hosting story time for kids each Saturday

New Dominion Bookshop hosting story time for kids each Saturday

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va (CBS19 News)--Kids today are growing up with technology everywhere, but a local business is keeping it old school, with a classic storytelling each saturday. This weekend, New Dominion Bookshop hosted their first book reading in two ye

Charlottesville welcomes first all-women triathlon at Fry's Spring Beach Club

Charlottesville welcomes first all-women triathlon at Fry's Spring Beach Club

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va (CBS19 News)--Sunday at Fry Springs Beach Club women from all over gathered for a triathlon. This is the first all-women's triathlon in the area. In years past it has been open to men as well. They changed this to encourage women from

Charlottesville Welcomes back the Women's 4-Miler!

Charlottesville Welcomes back the Women's 4-Miler!

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Women strong! For 40 years, this race has supported both women and the Charlottesville community. "To be apart of this is emotional actually. It's a big celebration. It's a celebration of our community, it's a celebrat

IX Park hosts first-ever puzzle hunt

IX Park hosts first-ever puzzle hunt

Couples, families, and everyone had multiple intricate puzzles to try to solve on Saturday afternoon.

CBS19 Cares food drive ends successfully

CBS19 Cares food drive ends successfully

The CBS19 Cares and Food Lion food drive benefiting the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank came to a successful end Friday afternoon!

Paint the Town Orange coming up ahead of UVA's first home football game

Paint the Town Orange coming up ahead of UVA's first home football game

The pep rally will take place on the Downtown Mall on Sept. 2.

Ronald McDonald House holding Red Shoe Meet Ups

Ronald McDonald House holding Red Shoe Meet Ups

Meet-ups are an opportunity for supporters of the Ronald McDonald House to get to know each other, hang out, and chat about how to help RMH of Cville.

PVCC announces kick-off of Fine Arts and Performance season

PVCC announces kick-off of Fine Arts and Performance season

Piedmont Virginia Community College will be kicking off its 2022-2023 Fine Arts and Performance season on Sept. 2.

Grant helping expand Project Lifesaver program

Grant helping expand Project Lifesaver program

The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America awarded a $6,000 grant to the Albemarle County Sheriff’s Office.

Community Counts: Charlottesville Young Professionals Network

Community Counts: Charlottesville Young Professionals Network

In this Community Counts segment, Bo Sykes sits down with Zenas Choi to talk about the Charlottesville Young Professionals Network, which is chartered by the Charlottesville Area Associations of REALTORS.

JEDI Youth Ambassadors plan to help improve area transportation

JEDI Youth Ambassadors plan to help improve area transportation

A group of teenagers from Friendship Court has served the community as the Youth JEDI and Climate Justice Ambassadors this summer.

Getting ready for return to school

Getting ready for return to school

If there were a threat at a school, police officers work with other first responders, community leaders and more to respond.

Insurance company to host special movie night at Regal Cinema Stonefield

Insurance company to host special movie night at Regal Cinema Stonefield

Hunter Wyant State Farm Insurance is hosting its annual First Responder’s Movie Night on Sept. 1.

Celebrating 100 years of music

Celebrating 100 years of music

The Charlottesville Band will be holding a special centennial concert at Ting Pavilion on Tuesday.

Blue Ridge Area Food Bank receives large donation

Blue Ridge Area Food Bank receives large donation

Kroger and Coca-Cola consolidated presented the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank with a check for $10,000 Monday.

Local professor starts nonprofit restaurant to tackle food insecurity

Local professor starts nonprofit restaurant to tackle food insecurity

On Reserve was an idea proposed by a student that a University of Virginia professor helped bring to life to address food insecurity.

Saying goodbye to Rose Hill Market

Saying goodbye to Rose Hill Market

George Swingler opened the Rose Hill Market in 1989. He closed his doors for the last time this past weekend.