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Henley Drama Students Perform Original Plays on Dec. 9

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

        Henley Drama Students Perform Original Plays on December 9   WHAT:                An Evening of Original Plays: “Night of the Muses” and “Henley Night Live”   WHEN:                Wednesday, December 9, …

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VHSL 2015 Football State Semifinals Playoffs Pairings

Monday, November 30, 2015

VHSL 2015 Football State Semifinals Playoffs PairingsCharlottesville, VA – The pairings for the state semifinals football playoffs, including first, second and third-round results, are posted …

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Louisa County Chamber of Commerce Presents Business Bursts

Monday, November 30, 2015

       Join us for Business Bursts, a series of monthly educational workshops launched this fall by the Central Virginia SBDC in conjunction with the Louisa County …

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VHSL 2015 Football Second Round Playoffs Pairings

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Charlottesville, VA – The pairings for the second round of the football playoffs, including first round results, are posted on the VHSL website on the …

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Western Albemarle Players Present “The Diary of Anne Frank” Nov. 19-21; Messages From Terror of Nazi Era Still Relevant Today

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – It was profoundly relevant 60 years ago when it made its debut on Broadway, and recent events have made it somberly …

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SCORE’s Rock your Holiday Sales Webinar

Monday, November 16, 2015

A FREE webinar specially designed to take advantage of this Holiday’s Sales Thursday, December 3 from Noon to 1 PM  Rock Your Holidays with a Great Promotion! Give …

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Virginia Credit Union Offering ‘Investing Basics Seminar’

Monday, November 16, 2015

(Richmond, VA, November 9, 2015) – A complimentary workshop covering Investment Basics will be offered by the MEMBERS Financial Services Representatives located at Virginia Credit …

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Albemarle County Public Schools Director Appointed to Governor’s Council on Youth Entrepreneurship

Thursday, October 29, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – Chad Ratliff, the Director of Instructional Programs for Albemarle County Public Schools, has been appointed to the Governor’s Council on Youth …

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I always need more money! What can I do? Join us at the Building a Budget Free Seminar Sponsored by UVA Community Credit Union

Thursday, October 29, 2015

A budget is an important tool for making sure your money works for you. We’ll help you understand the steps involved in developing a spending …

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Public Hearing on Redistricting Options to Ease Overcrowding at Albemarle High, Greer Elementary Is November 5

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – The Albemarle County School Board has moved up the start time for its next meeting, on November 5, to 6 p.m., …

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Tour Japan this spring with PVCC

Monday, October 26, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College invites members of the community on a trip to Japan this spring led by one of the college’s …

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Virginia Credit Union to Offer “Taking Control of Your Money” Workshop

Monday, October 26, 2015

(Richmond, VA, October 26, 2015) – Effective strategies for saving money, managing spending and improving your credit score will be covered in a free workshop …

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“Organize Your Financial Records” Seminar in Crozet with Virginia Credit Union

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

(Richmond, VA, October 19, 2015) – Participants in a free seminar offered by Virginia Credit Union will learn the benefits of getting and keeping their …

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National Organization That Promotes Innovation in Schools Adds Albemarle County Public Schools to Its Membership

Monday, October 19, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – Albemarle County Public Schools (ACPS) joined 21 school divisions across the nation today as new members of the League of Innovative …

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Forward/Adelante Offering Free Photography and Video Marketing Seminar & Networking Event

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Join Forward/Adelante for our FREE seminar and networking event, Photography and Video Marketing, which will take place Wednesday, October 21, from 6:00 – 7:30 PM …

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PVCC Offers Free Comedy Writing and Improv Workshops October 23

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Charlottesville, Va. – As part of its 2015-16 Fine Arts and Performance Season, Piedmont Virginia Community College will present a Comedy Writing Workshop, followed by …

CATEGORY: Education

Virginia Credit Union to Offer Retirement Income Planning Seminar

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

(Richmond, VA, October 5, 2015) – A complimentary seminar on planning for retirement will be offered by the MEMBERS Financial Services Representatives located at Virginia …

CATEGORY: Education

PVCC Offers Start-Up Distillery Class October 24th

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College will offer a distillery start-up class on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the …

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PVCC Student Interns at National Radio Astronomy Observatory

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College engineering student Linnea Saby recently completed a summer internship at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) in Charlottesville. Saby, …

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Edward Jones Financial Advisor Can Help Your Employees Send Their Loved Ones to College

Thursday, October 1, 2015

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SCORE’s Crowdfunding: How to be Successful in Raising Money Workshop

Thursday, October 1, 2015

A new method of raising money is Crowdfunding. This method has become particularly useful to artisans, authors, musicians,  craftspeople and others using the two biggest …

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Can’t Find that credit card receipt?? Join us at the Get It Together: Organize Your Financial Records Seminar Sponsored by UVA Community Credit Union

Thursday, October 1, 2015

When your home files are bulging at the seams, you waste time trying to find things. You may pay bills late. You have more stress. …

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Tour Spain this Spring with PVCC

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Members of the community are invited to join Piedmont Virginia Community College on a trip to Spain this spring through an Education …

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Albemarle County Public Schools’ On-Time Graduation Rate of 94.3 Percent Tops Statewide Averages for All 50 States

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – The on-time graduation rate for Albemarle County Public Schools seniors again has exceeded the statewide averages for all 50 states according …

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“Tips for Avoiding Identity Theft” Seminar at Crozet Library

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

(Richmond, VA, September 28, 2015) – Virginia Credit Union will offer a free seminar with tips for combating identity theft on Monday, October 19. The …

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Free Financial Education Seminar offered by UVA Community Credit Union

Monday, September 28, 2015

SMART Credit Check Your credit report contains all kinds of information used by lenders, insurance providers, employers, landlords, cell phone providers, and others to make decisions …

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TriShield Integrated Security Anti-Terrorism Awareness Presentation

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

CERT: Community Emergency Response Team @PVCC in Standardsville, Virginia FREE of CHARGE Sept 26, 2015  1-3PM OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! TriShield will provide: * Information identification to thwart  attacks * …

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Virginia Credit Union “Money Goals” Free Workshop Offered October 14

Monday, September 21, 2015

(Richmond, VA, September 21, 2015) – Participants in a free financial workshop will gain practical skills as they practice setting achievable financial goals on October …

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KD Digital Strategy Workshop: Digital Content Strategy For Your Business or Department

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

250.00When: October 14, 2015 (9AM-12PM) Where: Studio IX (969 2nd St SE, Charlottesville, VA 22902) Effective inbound marketing relies on a foundation of great content that attracts …

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Charlottesville Schools Leaders Head Two State Education Groups

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

During this year, leaders from Charlottesville City Schools head two state education groups. Rosa Atkins, superintendent, is president of the Virginia Association of School Superintendents; …

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Center for Nonprofit Excellence Launches New Management Academy

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (September 9, 2015) – This week marked the launch of the first annual Center for Nonprofit Excellence’s (CNE) Management Academy. CNE’s NEW Management …

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Albemarle County Neighborhood Leadership Learning Series

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Albemarle County is hosting the inaugural Neighborhood Leadership Learning Series on Thursday, October 1, from 5:30-7:30 pm at the County Office Building (401 McIntire Road), …

CATEGORY: Education

Virginia Credit Union offers home buyers seminar Sept. 27

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

(Richmond, Virginia – September 4, 2015) – Virginia Credit Union will offer a seminar to help participants prepare for buying a home on Sunday, September …

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Albemarle County Public Schools Seniors Outperform State, National Peers on College Readiness Tests

Thursday, September 3, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – Albemarle County Public Schools’ 2015 graduating seniors have outperformed their state and national peers on Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) scores, according …

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Virginia Credit Union to Hold Car Buying Seminar at Crozet Library

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Seminar on smart car buying and financing at Crozet Library (Richmond, VA, Sept. 1, 2015) – “Drive Away Happy,” a free seminar with tips for successful car buying …

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Home Buyer Panel Free Seminar offered at UVA Community Credit Union

Monday, August 31, 2015

Charlottesville, VA August 27, 2015  Buying your 1st home? Your 2nd? Bring all of your questions and our panel of experts will help you navigate: …

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“Building a Better Budget” offered at Gordon Avenue Library

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

(Richmond, VA, August 26, 2015) – Virginia Credit Union will offer a free financial education seminar with practical tips for successfully creating and sticking to …

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PVCC Career Services Office Seeking Internship Sites for Students

Monday, August 24, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – The Career Services Office at Piedmont Virginia Community College is currently seeking internship sites for PVCC students. PVCC’s internship program offers work experience …

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SCORE’s 2-Part Advertising Workshop for Small Business

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Learn the basics of Advertising for Small Business! Do you know the basics of Advertising? What is an Advertising Strategy? What is a Creative Strategy and …

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Two PVCC students awarded prestigious Valley Proteins fellowship

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Two students at Piedmont Virginia Community College have been selected as Valley Proteins Fellows for 2015-2016. Student recipients included Patrick Fritz, of …

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VHSL Announces Partnership with Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Charlottesville, VA – The Virginia High School League (VHSL), PlayOn! Sports and the National Federation of State High School Associations Network (NFHS Network) is proud …

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Registration Open for Additional Credit Class Sessions at PVCC

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Registration is open for Piedmont Virginia Community College’s fall classes that begin in September, October and November. A variety of credit classes …

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Eight Albemarle County Schools Receive 2015 Shannon Grants That Will Fund 12 Innovative Programs This Year

Monday, August 17, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – Eight Albemarle County public schools have been awarded innovation grants from the Edgar and Eleanor Shannon Foundation for Excellence in Public …

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SCORE’s Learn the Power of iPhone/iPad Apps for Business Workshop

Friday, August 14, 2015

Learn how to use your iPhone/iPad apps and get introduced to new apps for your buiness! If you have an iPhone or iPad, you own an …

CATEGORY: Education

Albemarle County Public Schools Completes Senior Leadership Team With Appointment of Three New Assistant Principals

Friday, August 14, 2015

Kasaundra Blount is a new assistant principal for the division’s Kasaundra Blount largest high school, joining Albemarle High after serving as an assistant principal at Armstrong High School …

CATEGORY: Education

Community Emergency Response Team Preparedness Training This Fall

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

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SCORE’s 2-Part Advertising Workshop for Small Business

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Learn the basics of Advertising for Small Business! Do you know the basics of Advertising? What is an Advertising Strategy? What is a Creative Strategy and …

CATEGORY: Education

PVCC Student Designs Mural for College Library

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College student Aubrey Tomlin, of Ruckersville, recently designed a mural for the college’s Betty Sue Jessup Library, located on …

CATEGORY: Education

SCORE’s Learn the Power of iPhone/iPad Apps for Business Workshop

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Learn how to use your iPhone/iPad apps and get introduced to new apps for your buiness! If you have an iPhone or iPad, you own an …

CATEGORY: Education

Albemarle County Public Schools Issues Guidelines to Qualify for Federal Free or Reduced Price Meals for Children

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – Albemarle County Public Schools today announced its policy for providing free or reduced price meals for children served under the National …

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SCORE is Seeking Volunteers!

Monday, August 3, 2015

Become a SCORE Mentor! SCORE is Seeking Volunteers, As you know, SCORE provides free mentoring for as long as a client would like to use the service.   Most …

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PVCC Hosts Culinary Arts Program Information Session Aug. 8

Monday, August 3, 2015

Charlottesville, Va. – Piedmont Virginia Community College is hosting an additional information session for its new culinary arts associate degree program on Saturday, Aug. 8, …

CATEGORY: Education

NFHS Network and Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance to Showcase Top Performing VHSL Student-Athletes

Friday, July 31, 2015

This season, the NFHS Network has partnered with the Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance (VAFB) agents to showcase top performing student-athletes from around the state with …

CATEGORY: Education

PVCC to Hold Instructor Open House for Noncredit Programs

Thursday, July 30, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College’s Workforce Services Division will hold an open house for prospective instructors on Wednesday, August 19, from 5 to …

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Albemarle County Rotary Club awards scholarships to PVCC students

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – The Albemarle County Rotary Club (ACRC) recently awarded scholarships to four students at Piedmont Virginia Community College. PVCC student recipients included Stephanie Hart, …

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Sales Tax Holiday for Qualified School Supplies, Clothing & Footwear, August 7-9

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – The Virginia General Assembly has again approved a state sales tax holiday for purchases of school supplies, clothing and footwear for …

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SBDC Workshop: Construction, Disruption, & Mitigation – August 12, 13, & 14

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Is your business prepared to MITIGATE potential DISRUPTION from upcoming CONSTRUCTION?  Even if you think you are prepared, you will pick up additional tips and …

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2015 Virginia High School Hall of Fame Honorees Chosen

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

26th HOF Class features seven inductees CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA — Seven individuals who have made outstanding contributions to high school athletic and activity programs have been selected …

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Claudia Dodson VHSL Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity Award Winners Announced

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

29 schools earn award presented by Wells Fargo CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Twenty-nine high schools have been awarded the 2014-15 Claudia Dodson VHSL Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity …

CATEGORY: Education

Workshops Available for Understanding Changes to Charlottesville Free Clinic & Healthcare Access

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The Charlottesville Free Clinic has changed its eligibility requirements to accommodate the changes in the healthcare delivery system brought about by the Affordable Care Act …

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SCORE is Seeking Volunteers!

Monday, June 29, 2015

Become a SCORE Mentor SCORE is Seeking Volunteers, As you know, SCORE provides free mentoring for as long as a client would like to use the service.   …

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New Principals Appointed for Henley, Stone-Robinson

Friday, June 26, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – Two members of the school division’s leadership team have been appointed principals of Henley Middle and Stone-Robinson Elementary schools. Dr. Beth Costa …

CATEGORY: Education

Greene County Students Awarded Scholarships to Attend PVCC Early College Program

Friday, June 26, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Due to a successful fundraising campaign by the Piedmont Virginia Community College Educational Foundation, 21 Greene County students have been awarded scholarships …

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KidsCollege@Greene Summer STEM Academies

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

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PVCC Educational Foundation Receives Donation from Pioneer Bank

Monday, June 22, 2015

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Officials at Piedmont Virginia Community College announced today that Pioneer Bank recently donated $2,500 to the PVCC Annual Campaign. “We commend Pioneer Bank …

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