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Tree work to close one lane on part of Park Street
Tree work to close one lane on part of Park Street

Between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Wednesday, the Charlottesville Department of Parks and Recreation will be working to remove several small trees.

Tickets on sale for upcoming Historic Garden Week

Tickets on sale for upcoming Historic Garden Week

For one week in April, people will get to tour more than 200 private and public gardens and historic sites across Virginia, including some in this area.

Grand jury issues indictment in UVA abduction case

Grand jury issues indictment in UVA abduction case

Court records show that James Robert Allen was indicted on a charge of abduction by force or intimidation on Tuesday.

Hours change at two Orange County offices

Hours change at two Orange County offices

Beginning March 1, the Orange County Treasurer's Office and the Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office will close half an hour earlier than they currently do.

St Anne's-Belfield helps world hunger on day of service

St Anne's-Belfield helps world hunger on day of service

St. Anne’s-Belfield students came together to learn about food insecurity and world hunger, and how they can make an impact for those in their community by packing meals for the Rise Against Hunger.

Local brewery launches drink for volunteer fire department

Local brewery launches drink for volunteer fire department

Patch Brewing Company has brewed up a new beer supporting a great cause, the Gordonsville Volunteer Fire Department.

Budget proposals make their way through the General Assembly

Budget proposals make their way through the General Assembly

The House and Senate of Virginia have released their proposed budgets for the commonwealth for the next two years.

UVA School of Medicine gets $19 million hike in federal funding

UVA School of Medicine gets $19 million hike in federal funding

The National Institutes of Health bumped up UVA’s School of Medicine funding from $155.1 million in 2022 to over $174 million in 2023. 

UVA Children's hospital names their Children's Miracle Network local champion

UVA Children's hospital names their Children's Miracle Network local champion

UVA Children’s Hospital has named Olivia Goodwin their Children’s Miracle Network local champion.

Black History Month: Black History Pathway

Black History Month: Black History Pathway

Charles Alexander, also known in the Charlottesville community as "Alex-Zan," started Black History Pathway for the community as a way to remember those who came before him. 

Online survey seeking feedback on ACRJ renovation

Online survey seeking feedback on ACRJ renovation

A survey regarding proposed ACRJ renovations is open until Feb. 29, which is also the date of the final community meeting concerning the project.

Now accepting applications for 11th annual Crowdfunded Pitch Competition

Now accepting applications for 11th annual Crowdfunded Pitch Competition

The popular Crowdfunded Pitch Competition is returning for its 11th year during the upcoming Tom Tom Festival.

WinterSongs returns for 10th year

WinterSongs returns for 10th year

The annual WinterSongs Concert will be taking place this Saturday at Monticello High School at 5 p.m.

Fundraiser will cover cruiser with stickers in support of Special Olympics

Fundraiser will cover cruiser with stickers in support of Special Olympics

This Friday, the Greene County Sheriff's Office will hold its Special Olympics Cover a Cruiser event at the Walmart in Ruckersville.

UVA, UVA Health listed among top large employees in U.S.

UVA, UVA Health listed among top large employees in U.S.

Forbes magazine recently released its ranking of the top 600 employers with at least 1,000 employees in the country.

Nonprofit donates $50,000 to UVA Health Children's for genetic testing

Nonprofit donates $50,000 to UVA Health Children's for genetic testing

In 2022 Olivia King was hospitalized soon after birth with life threatening apnea and other conditions that left her parents and doctors with a lot of questions. Now, her family is giving back to the doctors that gave them answers.

Violists from around the state come together to perform at UVA

Violists from around the state come together to perform at UVA

Violists from all over the state gathered at Old Cabell Hall for the annual Violapalooza. 

Virginia law places unequal value on pet dogs and cats

Virginia law places unequal value on pet dogs and cats

An Amazon delivery driver was recently accused of stealing a family's dog and faces felony charges. But if the same thing happened to a cat, it would just be a misdemeanor.

Stay Local, Play Local: Graze Craze

Stay Local, Play Local: Graze Craze

In this edition of Stay Local, Play Local, Jim and Sile Allen talk about Graze Craze, the restaurant that they run that specializes in charcuterie-style boards.

Salvation Army plans new building, hygiene closet

Salvation Army plans new building, hygiene closet

As the temperatures dropped, local shelters filled up. But Captain Mark Van Meter says they are in the planning process for a new building that will double the capacity. 

Louisa County officials say missing man found safe

Louisa County officials say missing man found safe

The Louisa County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance locating Floyd Henry Garrett, last seen on Friday morning in Bumpass.

ACPD detective speaks about gun safety

ACPD detective speaks about gun safety

A person has been charged with having a gun on school property in Albemarle County. Upon investigating, the officers determined that a firearm was left unattended inside a vehicle on school property.

Local gas prices spike due to power issues in the Midwest

Local gas prices spike due to power issues in the Midwest

The average price of gas in Charlottesville is up 23 cents in just the past week. AAA said a refinery in Indiana is the culprit.

Earn While You Learn Program is a collaboration between UVA Health and PVCC

Earn While You Learn Program is a collaboration between UVA Health and PVCC

UVA Health and PVCC are partnering to help local residents build careers through the Earn While You Learn program.

Larger pump station bypass completed

Larger pump station bypass completed

The Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority says a 50-million-gallon-per-day wastewater bypass pumping and piping system has been completed at the Moores Creek Advanced Water Resource Recovery Facility.

Community Counts: Region Ten Wellness Recovery Center

Community Counts: Region Ten Wellness Recovery Center

In this Community Counts, Bo Sykes talks with Joanna Jennings with Region Ten about its Wellness Recovery Center, helping adults experiencing mental health crises.