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August 2013

Deltron 3030 at The Jefferson Theater

Thursday, August 29, 2013

WHAT: Deltron 3030 ft. Del The Funky Homosapien, Dan The Automator & Kid Koala WHERE:�The Jefferson Theater WHEN: Friday, October 11 � Doors 8:00 PM, …

Albemarle County Public Schools Students Outperform State Averages on Most Standards of Learning Tests This Year

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Albemarle County Public Schools students outperformed their peers across the state in Virginia�s most recent Standards of Learning (SOL) tests, with scores that exceeded the …

United Way Smart Beginnings and partner agency Children, Youth and Family Services (CYFS) say �THANK YOU� to LexisNexis for their support!

Thursday, August 29, 2013

United Way Smart Beginnings and partner agency Children, Youth and Family Services (CYFS) say �THANK YOU� to LexisNexis for their support! LexisNexis, an original member …

PCA Receives 2013 Dominion ArtStars Award

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Piedmont Council for the Arts (PCA) has been named a winner of the Shining Star Award as part of the 2013 Dominion ArtStars Awards from …

2 New Shows at The Jefferson Theater

Thursday, August 29, 2013

WHAT: The Devil Makes Three WHERE:�The Jefferson Theater WHEN: Sunday, November 17 � Doors 7:30 PM, Show 8:30 PM TICKET PRICE:�$15 Advance / $15 Day …

PVCC Announces New College Board Appointments

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Piedmont Virginia Community College announces the recent appointments of A. Bruce Dotson (Albemarle County), Alvin Edwards (City of Charlottesville) and Robert P. Hodous (City of …

Serve Your Community, Be An Election Official!

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Registered voters are needed in Albemarle County and the City of Charlottesville to serve as election officials. The pay is low, but the rewards of …

Louisa Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament

Thursday, August 29, 2013

The Louisa Chamber of Commerce Golf Tourney Committee is hard at work planning the Chamber�s 6th Annual Day on the Greens Golf Tournament.� The event …

The Paramount Theater Announces Another Spectacular Fall & Winter Season

Thursday, August 29, 2013

TICKETS ON SALE: Tuesday, August 27, Star Circle Supporters at 10am Friday, August 30, Paramount Supporters at 10am Friday, September 6, General Public at 10am …

CACF Grant News: Tinsley Fund Supports City Students in Music, Tennis, and Academics

Thursday, August 29, 2013

The Boyd C. Tinsley Fund at the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation awarded a grant amounting to $75,000 to the Charlottesville City Schools to support music, …

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Women United Luncheon – Register Online

Thursday, August 22, 2013

You are cordially invited to attend Women United’s 2013 Human Services Grant Award Luncheon. We are very excited to announce that we will be awarding …

2 New Shows at The Jefferson Theater

Thursday, August 22, 2013

WHAT: The Official Interlocken Pre-Party featuring Keller Williams with Special Guest Pegi Young & The Survivors WHERE:�The Jefferson Theater WHEN: Wednesday, September 4 � Doors …

PCA Invites Community Feedback on Create Charlottesville Cultural Plan

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Beginning Monday (August 19), Piedmont Council for the Arts (PCA) invites community members to review the current draft of the Create Charlottesville cultural plan and …

?Charlottesville Inside-Out Launches Kickstarter Campaign

Thursday, August 22, 2013

A new approach to fundraising You may be familiar with fundraisers for public television – for example the pledge drive, charity auction or fundraising ball. …

Play 5 Rounds of Golf for $22/Round!

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Albemarle County Public Schools Superintendent, Dr. Pamela Moran, Says Access to College Education in Virginia is Critical to State�s Prosperity

Thursday, August 22, 2013

In reaction to her appointment to the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV), Albemarle County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Pamela R. Moran said today: …

Literacy Volunteers of Charlottesville / Albemarle seeking volunteers

Thursday, August 22, 2013

We are seeking compassionate and enthusiastic volunteers to tutor adults in reading, writing, or speaking English. Our students come from a variety of backgrounds, and …

Estate Planning Made Simple — AND Free

Thursday, August 22, 2013

JABA and Williams Mullen announce latest date for its series — �Central Virginia Wills for Seniors� — basic estate planning at no charge for local …

Allegiant Announces Nonstop, Low-cost Travel Between Charlottesville and Orlando With Introductory Roundtrip Fares As Low As $99*

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Allegiant ( NASDAQ: ALGT) announces today new, nonstop jet service between Charlottesville, Va. and Orlando via Orlando-Sanford International Airport, beginning Nov. 21, 2013. Today�s announcement will …

Virginia Lawyers Weekly Names Gary W. Kendall �Leader in the Law� for 2013

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Virginia Lawyers Media, the publisher of Virginia Lawyers Weekly, announced that Gary W. Kendall, a senior partner at MichieHamlett Attorneys at Law in Charlottesville, has …

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Artist From The Torres Strait Islands Visits UVA For Exhibition And Residency

Thursday, August 22, 2013

In September the Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection of U.Va. will host artist David Bosun, a printmaker and woodcarver from Mua Island in the Torres …

Building Effectual Networks: The Charlottesville Small Business Resource Summit

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Connecting entrepreneurs with resources and fostering the entrepreneurial community of Charlottesville. � Featuring the Philosophy of Effectuation, led by Dr. Saras Sarasvathy, the Isidore …

Holly R. Vradenburgh Joins MichieHamlett Attorneys at Law

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Holly R. Vradenburgh recently joined MichieHamlett Attorneys at Law as an associate. Vradenburgh received her law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law, …

United Way Smart Beginnings and partner agency Children, Youth and Family Services (CYFS) say �THANK YOU� to LexisNexis for their support!

Thursday, August 22, 2013

United Way Smart Beginnings and partner agency Children, Youth and Family Services (CYFS) say �THANK YOU� to LexisNexis for their support! LexisNexis, an original member …

Tony Bennett with Antonia Bennet to play at nTelos Wireless Pavilion to benefit UVA Cancer Center & the Compassionate Care Initiative at UVA School of Nursing

Thursday, August 15, 2013

JUST ANNOUNCED WHAT: Tony Bennett with Antonia Bennett with proceeds benefitting UVA Cancer Center and the Compassionate Care Initiative at UVA School of Nursing WHERE: …

Teachers receive Shannon Foundation Grants

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Charlottesville and Albemarle school divisions announce the recipients of the 2013-2014 Edgar and Eleanor Shannon Foundation for Excellence in Public Education awards. Fourteen proposals from …

1, 2, 3 Luxury Bedroom Apartments available at Jefferson Ridge

Thursday, August 15, 2013

1, 2, 3 luxury bedroom apartments. Located on 24 acres with beautiful wood surroundings! Swimming pool, gym, tennis courts + more. Located minutes from UVA/Downtown …

International Authentic Leadership Summit Highlight: Keynote Speaker, Nicole Lipkin

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Do you think you are a good leader? �Have you ever made a mistake or poor decision even as a “good” leader? �This topic will …

New Shows At The Jefferson Theater

Thursday, August 15, 2013

WHAT: TEDx Charlottesville Open Mic Night WHERE:�The Jefferson Theater WHEN: Monday, September 30 � Doors 6:30 PM, Show 7:30 PM TICKET PRICE:�Free!� RSVP here � TEDx …

Learning Resources for Math Available for Public Review

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Learning resources for math, proposed for approval at the Albemarle County School Board�s August 8 meeting, will be on display through September 11 at the …

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County Meeting On New Northside Library August 22

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Members of the public are cordially invited to a community meeting to discuss Albemarle County�s Northside Library project on Thursday, August 22, at 7:00 pm …

Governor McDonnell Announces Sales of Virginia Wine Reach New All-Time High

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Continued Growth Push Sales Across the Half-Million Case Benchmark As Administration Puts Focus on International Marketing Efforts, Export Sales Increase By More Than 74% …

Tickets for TEDxCharlottesville to go on sale August 16th at 10:00am

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

�On Friday, November 15th 2013, TEDxCharlottesville will host its first TEDx event, �The Difference That Makes a Difference� at The Paramount Theater in Charlottesville. …

Women Build’s 7th Annual Hike For Habitat With A Twist

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Women Build of Habitat for Humanity of the Greater Charlottesville area is holding its 7th Annual Women Build Hike for Habitat (with a twist!) on …

Charlottesville Human Resource Organization Hosts Annual Conference

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Leadership for the �Ages� Charlottesville SHRM, the local chapter of the Society of Human Resource Management, hosts its annual conference on Tuesday, September 10, at Farmington …

PVCC Invites Community To Celebrate Giuseppe Center One-Year Anniversary

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Piedmont Virginia Community College is inviting the community to celebrate the one-year anniversary of its PVCC Eugene Giuseppe Center in Greene County. The community is …

PVCC Welcomes New Vice President

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

James W. Ross has joined Piedmont Virginia Community College as Vice President for Institutional Advancement and Development. Ross has 20 years experience in community …

38th Annual Orange County Street Festival

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Saturday, September 7, 2013 � Presented by The Orange County Chamber of Commerce � Live Entertainment, Arts & Crafts Vendors, Family Activities, Beverage Garden and Fantastic Food On Main St! 9am-5pm …

Salvation Army Annual School Supply Drive Underway

Thursday, August 8, 2013

The Salvation Army and community partners are holding the annual School Supply Drive July 29-August 4 throughout the community. The public is encouraged to donate …

PVCC Student Wins Prestigious Fellowship

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Piedmont Virginia Community College student Mary Hedges of Charlottesville has been selected as a Valley Proteins Fellow for 2013-2014. She is one of …

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�Spokesmen� for Hope

Thursday, August 8, 2013

The Journey of Hope, consisting of 33 college-age bicyclists who left Long Beach CA on June 12th, will be arriving at The Arc …

2013-14 Albemarle County Public Schools Policy for Providing Free or Reduced Price Meals

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Albemarle County Public Schools today announced its policy for providing free or reduced price meals for children served under the National School Lunch and/or School …

Amos Lee Announces Fall 2013 Headline Tour

Thursday, August 8, 2013

WHAT: Amos Lee Mountains of Sorrow, Rivers of Song Tour with special guest�Jessica Lea Mayfield WHERE: The Paramount Theater WHEN: November 19, 2013, 7:00pm Doors / 8:00pm …

Chamber Member Appreciation at Belk of Charlottesville

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Dear Chamber Member, Members of the Chamber of Commerce play a pivotal role in the economic vibrancy of our community. In appreciation of the Chamber�s …

Richard H. Howard-Smith named a Fellow by the Board of Regents of ACTEC

Thursday, August 8, 2013

FEIL, PETTIT & WILLIAMS, PLC is proud to announce that RICHARD H. HOWARD-SMITH has been named a Fellow by the Board of Regents of …

Just Announced at The Paramount Theater

Thursday, August 8, 2013

WHAT: Reckless Kelly WHERE:�The Jefferson Theater WHEN: Thursday, October 10 � Doors 8:00 PM, Show 9:00 PM TICKET PRICE:�$12 Advance / $15 Day Of Show …

Back to School Rally Slated for August 17

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Charlottesville City Schools is partnering with the African American Pastors Council, the City of Charlottesville, and other organizations in holding a Back to School Rally …

Service Dogs of Virginia announces inaugural film festival

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Service Dogs of Virginia announced today that it has opened a call for entries to filmmakers across the globe for its first annual Ruff Cuts …

CRHA Seeking Eligible Section 3 Businesses for Audit Services

Thursday, August 8, 2013

The Charlottesville Redevelopment and Housing Authority (CRHA) is soliciting work for Audit Services.� CRHA strongly encourages local eligible Section 3 businesses to respond as …

Orange County Chamber of Commerce Searching for Executive Director

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Responsibilities & Expectations:The Chamber Executive Director is employed by, reports to and is responsible to the Chamber Board of Directors. The Executive Director is the …

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Albemarle ranks FOURTH in the Nation for Delivering Digital Services

Thursday, August 1, 2013

County Named in Top Ten for Eleven Years Running, is Top Ranked Virginia Locality For the eleventh year in a row, Albemarle County has been …

The Senior Center’s annual August Furniture Sale 8/23 & 8/24

Thursday, August 1, 2013

The Senior Center’s annual August Furniture Sale is here and everyone is sure to find that special piece of furniture or home decor!� It all …

Switchfoot’s Premiere Film “Fading West” and Acoustic Performance at the Paramount

Thursday, August 1, 2013

WHAT: An Evening with SWITCHFOOT and the Premiere of their new film “FADING WEST” WHERE: The Paramount Theater WHEN: Wednesday, October 16th 2013, Film at …

Get Started At PVCC With Free Information Sessions

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Piedmont Virginia Community College will host SOAR (Student Orientation, Advising and Registration) sessions in August for prospective students. These free information sessions are required for …

Cooling Assistance Applications Now Being Accepted

Thursday, August 1, 2013

With Virginia�s severe summer heat and humidity, staying cool is not a luxury, but rather a health and safety issue. Albemarle County�s Department of Social …

Mayer Hawthorne at The Jefferson Theater

Thursday, August 1, 2013

WHAT: Mayer Hawthorne WHERE:�The Jefferson Theater WHEN: Wednesday, September 18 � Doors 6:30 PM, Show 7:30 PM TICKET PRICE:�$20 Advance / $22 Day Of Show …

Toubab Krewe & Greensky Bluegrass with Fruition at The Jefferson Theater

Thursday, August 1, 2013

WHAT: Toubab Krewe & Greensky Bluegrass with Fruition WHERE:�The Jefferson Theater WHEN: Wednesday, September 25 � Doors 7:00 PM, Show 7:45 PM TICKET PRICE:�$16 Advance …

Albemarle County Public Schools Appoints Chief Operating Officer

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Dean Tistadt, who has 25 years of experience as a senior administrative officer with Fairfax County Public Schools, has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer …

The Authentic Leadership Summit Announces Discounted Group Pricing for Small Businesses

Thursday, August 1, 2013

All businesses look for ways to make the most of their budgets for leadership development.� The Authentic Leadership Summit is designed to be a natural …

Albemarle County Department of Social Services Participates in Statewide Adoption Campaign

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Local Adoption Event to be Held July 31; Registration Required � Albemarle County�s Department of Social Services is participating in a statewide campaign to provide …

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Worksource Enterprises Releases Annual Demographic Report

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Nonprofit helped almost 400 people with disabilities, and over 70% were served through job placement services WorkSource Enterprises …

Dr. Dog Coming To The Jefferson Theater

Thursday, August 1, 2013

WHAT: Dr. Dog WHERE:�The Jefferson Theater WHEN: Wednesday, November 6 � Doors 7:00 PM, Show 8:00 PM TICKET PRICE:�$20 Advance / $22 Day Of Show …

Music Fresh Squeezed At Live Arts

Thursday, August 1, 2013

As part of the 14th season of the� Charlottesville Chamber Music Festival and, in particular, its special four-day music weekend, Downtown in the Key of C-ville, …

Long-Term Care Ombudsmen Needed

Thursday, August 1, 2013

JABA seeks volunteers to help residents of nursing homes and assisted living facilities with minor concerns before they become major issues. Long-Term Care Ombudsmen work …

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville looking for volunteers to serve as an Advocate

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville is currently looking for volunteers to serve as an Advocate for one of our families. Each of the families …

Charlottesville Promise Gala 2013 to be held Saturday, September 28

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Charlottesville Promise Gala 2013 The Paramount Theatre Saturday, September 28 7pm 434.987.8338 There’s still time to be a sponsor or purchase a program ad for the Promise Gala 2013, …

Integrative Wellness Partner, LLC presents Life Success Circle for Women

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Attention All Charlottesville Area Women! Life Success Circle for Women — Upcoming meetings open to all entrepreneurial and professional women (even those just about to …

Vendor Procurement Opportunity with DIA

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Preliminary requirement will most likely include: Construct Remote Delivery Facility (RDF) meeting Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF) standards at Rivanna Station, Charlottesville, Virginia, for the …

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