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June 2016

Just Announced: 2016-2017 Met Opera Live in HD Schedule at The Paramount Theater, Charlottesville, VA

Thursday, June 30, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, June 30, 2016   CONTACT: Katherine Davis The Paramount Theater katherine@theparamount.net 434-293-1003 (Direct)     Just Announced:  2016-2017 Met Opera Live in HD Season  at The Paramount Theater   Tickets Coming Soon!   WHO: The  Metropolitan Opera …

RWSA: June 30th is Drinking Water and Wastewater Professionals Appreciation Day

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Charlottesville and Albemarle County, VA –Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority along with other water providers throughout the state are celebrating today, June 30th, as the …

Three PVCC graduates accepted at University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce

Thursday, June 30, 2016

(Charlottesville, Va.)—Three Piedmont Virginia Community College graduates were recently accepted at the University of Virginia’s (U.Va.) McIntire School of Commerce. Students included Aaron Anderson and …

Railroad Earth, Sawyer Fredericks & 2 More Shows at The Jefferson and Southern

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Lindt Chocolate: Become A Chocolate Connoisseur Bar Offer

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

2016 Summer Olympics Opening Ceremonies at The Paramount Theater,Charlottesville, VA

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Charlottesville, VA – June 29, 2016: Watch the 2016 Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony on the big screen Friday, August 5 at 7:00PM! This event is …

VHSL Updates

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

VHSL Weekly Update, June 29, 2016   “Slow down and everything you are chasing will come around and catch you.”                                                                                                   –  John De Paola                ATTENTION: Principals, athletic/activities …

VDOT Updates

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

WORK ON RIO RD. PROJECT CONTINUES OVER JULY 4TH WEEKEND Motorists should be alert for equipment entering and exiting the work zone   CHARLOTTESVILLE — Construction on the …

Jean Chappell joins PVCC as new dean of health and life sciences programs

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

(Charlottesville, Va.)–Jean Chappell has joined Piedmont Virginia Community College as the new dean of the Health and Life Science Division. Chappell replaces former PVCC dean …

Kendra Scott: Spend $75 and design your own FREE Andy Bracelet

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

We’re celebrating all day Saturday, July 2nd! In honor of our sister store opening in Richmond, Virginia, we are throwing a party! Come in-store for sips, sweets, …

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Albemarle County: Jefferson Area Motor Squad Collecting Donations for WV Flood Victims

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

The Jefferson Area Motor Squad is collecting donations for the victims of last week’s devastating flooding in West Virginia. Drop-off locations have been established throughout …

SCORE/Paychex – 10 Ways to Hire Smarter – the Definitive Guide for Small Businesses

Monday, June 27, 2016

When Wednesday July 20, 2016 from 11:15 AM to 1:00 PM EDT Add to Calendar Where Seminole Trail Fire Department 3055 Berkmar Road Charlottesville, VA 22902 What’s wrong with the hiring process? …

Habitat for Humanity: Help Us Bring 12 Families Home this Summer!

Monday, June 27, 2016

Brexit Report: Piedmont Capital Asset Management, LLC

Monday, June 27, 2016

Red Rocker Candy at Wholesale Shows in Four States

Monday, June 27, 2016

Salvation Army Telethon 2016

Monday, June 27, 2016

Shovels & Rope, Marian Hill & 5 More Shows at The Jefferson & Southern

Thursday, June 23, 2016

James Monroe’s Highland Commemorates Independence Day, July 4, 2016

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.— James Monroe’s Highland will host celebratory events and offer free grounds access on the Fourth of July to commemorate the birth of the …

PVCC to hold free community information sessions for prospective students in July

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College will host “Getting Started” information sessions in July for prospective students. Information sessions are presented by PVCC Outreach …

VDOT Updates

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURESScheduled activities: Week of June 20-24, 2016   CHARLOTTESVILLE — The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in …

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VHSL Updates

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

VHSL Announces 2016 6A Boys All-State Soccer Teams Washington-Lee’s Lucas Mendes selected 6A Boys Player of the Year and W-L’s Head Coach Jimmy Carrasquillo named 6A …

Won’t you stay … just a little be longer…” Kiplinger Letter May 6, 2016

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Won’t you stay … just a little be longer…”  Kiplinger Letter May 6, 2016   Note a new tactic to hold on to workers: The “stay” interview.   Rather …

WINTERGREEN RESORT’S ALL AMERICAN 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

WINTERGREEN, Va. (June 21, 2016) — Wintergreen Resort salutes the nation’s birthday with an All American Fourth of July Weekend celebration in Virginia’s Blue Ridge …

barre.[d] studio presents C [ville] Well – an outdoor celebration of health & wholeness

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Payne, Ross & Associates: Dave Matthews Band Provides $569,422 Bama Works Grants To 67 Local Nonprofits in Spring 2016 Cycle

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Matisyahu, Ben Rector & 5 More Shows at The Jefferson & Southern

Monday, June 20, 2016

UVA Community Credit Union wins SBA award

Monday, June 20, 2016

Blue Ridge Bank CEO Brian K. Plum Speaks Before United States Senate Special Committee on Aging

Monday, June 20, 2016

Blue Ridge Bank CEO Brian K. Plum Speaks Before United States Senate Special Committee on Aging   Company Release – 06/20/16   LURAY, VA –   On June 15, 2016 …

PVCC small unmanned aerial systems program for EMS first responders continues to grow; program receives support from Virginia Unmanned Systems Commission

Monday, June 20, 2016

(Charlottesville, Va.)—Piedmont Virginia Community College’s small unmanned aerial systems (sUAS) program continues to grow with the acquisition of an additional drone that can fly at …

33rd Annual Kiwanis Independence Day 5K Race, benefiting Camp Holiday Trails

Sunday, June 19, 2016

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Albemarle County Announces Enhanced Traffic Enforcement in the Vicinity of the Route 29/Rio Road

Friday, June 17, 2016

Albemarle County Announces Enhanced Traffic Enforcement in the Vicinity of the Route 29/Rio Road Construction   Albemarle County announces enhanced traffic enforcement in the vicinity of …

Charlottesville Schools Announces Retirement, Successor for Director of Student Services

Friday, June 17, 2016

Dr. Beth Baptist, director of student services at Charlottesville City Schools, will retire this year, and Dr. Kendra King, the outgoing principal at Broadus Wood …

FABA: Chuck Lewis Award: Congratulate Chef Tony This Tuesday at The Paramount

Friday, June 17, 2016

Celebration of Business Diversity 2016 Tuesday, June 21, 5:30-8pm Hosted by The Paramount Theater Forward/Adelante Business Alliance will present the 5th annual Chuck Lewis Passion Award to Chef …

Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Council: Over the Edge Kickoff & Information Celebration

Thursday, June 16, 2016

VDOT Updates

Thursday, June 16, 2016

29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURESScheduled activities: Week of June 13-17, 2016   CHARLOTTESVILLE — The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in …

VHSL Updates

Thursday, June 16, 2016

VHSL Weekly Update, June 15, 2016   “If it is not right do not do it. If it is not true do not say it.”                                                                                       – Marcus …

WINTERGREEN RESORT’S SUMMER FAMILY LEARNING VACATION

Thursday, June 16, 2016

WINTERGREEN, Va. (June 16, 2016) — Wintergreen Resort and summer go together. The four-season Virginia Blue Ridge Mountains destination is a perfect home base for …

UVA Community Credit Union: Is Solar Right for You? free seminar

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

FREE Financial Education Seminar offered by UVA Community Credit Union   Is Solar Right For You? Learn about solar energy and new opportunities to turn solar into savings. …

SCORE: Upcoming Workshops

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

From Vision to Fruition… The ElderberryUpcoming Workshops…July 20th 10 Ways to Hire Smarter Ongoing U.S. Census Bureau 2016 Summer Webinar SeriesVolunteer… Become a SCORE Mentor  From Vision to Fruition: Local SCORE Success …

Four Albemarle County Public Schools Educators Among First in the Nation to Earn Certification as Culturally Responsive Teachers

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – In what is believed to be a first for the nation, Albemarle County Public Schools has certified its inaugural class of …

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CBIC: Tuesday, June 21: Cville Entrepreneurs and Espresso

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

WHAT:  A casual, caffeine-fueled gathering of learning for entrepreneurs at all stages of venture creation  WHEN:  3rd Tuesdays Monthly — next up: June 21!   TIME:  8:00 -10:00 …

Lindt: Father’s Day Business to Business promotion

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

STYX AT CHARLOTTESVILLE’S SPRINT PAVILION SEPT 20 ON SALE FRIDAY!

Monday, June 13, 2016

STYX SEPTEMBER 20TH Sprint Pavilion u Charlottesville, VA (formerly nTelos Wireless Pavilion)          ON SALE FRIDAY, JUNE 17 AT 10:00AM   …

Attend SCORE/Paychex – 10 Ways to Hire Smarter – the Definitive Guide for Small Business

Monday, June 13, 2016

What’s wrong with the hiring process? There are many ways to recruit and hire employees. If the process you take does not take Federal Regulations …

Augusta Economic Development Event — June 15th

Monday, June 13, 2016

In recognition of the statewide Business Appreciation Celebration, The Greater Augusta Regional Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with Augusta County and the Cities of Staunton …

Governor McAuliffe Announces Administration Appointments — UVA Board of Visitors

Monday, June 13, 2016

Governor McAuliffe Announces Administration Appointments   RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced his appointments to the Boards of Visitors at Virginia’s colleges and universities, the State …

Greene Prepares for Largest 4th of July Celebration Yet – All Day Festival, With Half Hour of Fireworks, Too

Friday, June 10, 2016

With only three weeks left until Monday, July 4th, the excitement is palpable in Stanardsville Town Hall as Independence Day Committee members work long hours …

ACPS-CCS Joint News Release: CATEC Board Names New Leadership

Friday, June 10, 2016

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – The CATEC Board today announced the appointments of Dr. Daphne Keiser as strategic planning officer and Carl Kiehn as director of …

ACPS Announces New Broadus Wood & Walton Principals

Friday, June 10, 2016

For New Broadus Wood Principal, a Homecoming; Walton Appoints a Walton as Its New Principal   (ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – Amy Morris, who taught at Broadus Wood …

Shenandoah National Park Announces Neighbor Day and Other Special Events for June 18

Friday, June 10, 2016

Shenandoah National Park Announces Neighbor Appreciation Day and Other Special Events on June 18, 2016   Luray, VA – Shenandoah National Park staff are inviting community neighbors …

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Albemarle County Broadband Business Survey

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Albemarle County is deploying a Broadband Business Survey to assess the current level of broadband service and need in the county: http://projects.designnine.com/survey/Albemarle-County-business-broadband-survey (Survey also attached …

V.I.D.A. Group, LLC: More Clients, More Revenue: Complimentary Marketing Training!

Thursday, June 9, 2016

More Clients, More Revenue: Complimentary Marketing Training. Register here.  Gerardo Jimenez is the Founder & CEO at V.I.D.A. Group, LLC, which helps visionaries and innovators succeed in …

CHS Teacher Jeannie Pfautz Named Monticello Reading Council Teacher of the Year

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Jeannie Pfautz, reading specialist and literacy coach at Charlottesville High School, was honored on Wednesday as the Monticello Reading Council’s Reading Teacher of the Year. She …

Father’s Day Pig Roast & BBQ at Prince Michel Vineyards

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Highlights from the Business Diversity Mixer

Thursday, June 9, 2016

On June 1, the Chamber Business Diversity Council, Forward Adelante Business Alliance and Black Professional Network of Charlottesville joined forces to host the area’s first …

Tom Tom Founders Festival Opens Nominations for 2016 Founding Cville Awards

Thursday, June 9, 2016

UVA Community Credit Union Opens New Branches in Warrenton

Thursday, June 9, 2016

UVA Community Credit Union Opens New Branches in Warrenton   Warrenton,VA, June 9, 2016. UVA Community Credit Union has officially opened its branches on Blackwell Road and …

Leadership Charlottesville Alumni Association Recruitment

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Calling all Leadership Charlottesville Alumni! The Leadership Charlottesville program wants YOU! We are currently recruiting graduates interested in helping to organize one of the nine …

Louisa Chamber of Commerce: 2016 PIG-Nic Thursday, June 23, 5pm – 8pm Small Country Campground

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Come one, come all, to the Louisa County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting and PIG-Nic!  Small Country Campground is our gracious host again this year, …

ACPS Among Nat’l Semi-Finalists in XQ Super School Project

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

DATE:                  June 8, 2016 CONTACT:         Phil Giaramita, Public Affairs and Strategic Communications Officer PHONE:              434-972-4049   Albemarle County Public Schools Among National Semi-Finalists in XQ Super School Project to …

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The BridgeLine Midsummer Night’s Dream Party

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

It’s June and that means the BridgeLine (formerly Building Bridges and VA Neurocare) will have it’s annual June party, also known as the Midsummer Night’s …

CIC: Fall 2016 Entrepreneur Workshop accepting applications

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

We are now accepting applications for our Fall 2016 Entrepreneur workshop.  Those interested can apply right through our website.   We are offering our fall workshop in two locations: Charlottesville (beginning …

VHSL Updates

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

VHSL Weekly Update, June 8, 2016   “Don’t stress the could haves. If it should have, it would have.”                                                                                       – anon                                                                                           ATTENTION: Principals, athletic/activities directors, superintendents, yearbook …

VDOT Updates

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

FRAYS MILL RD. BRIDGE TO CLOSE JUNE 13-17 VDOT crew will replace bridge deck over Marsh Run in Albemarle Co.   CULPEPER — For one week beginning June …

Wintergreen Resort: FATHER’S DAY GIFT OPTIONS ABOUND IN THE BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

WINTERGREEN, Va. (June 8, 2016) —Wintergreen Resort  and Wintergreen Spa answers “What to get Dad for Father’s Day?”  The relaxing escape in Virginia’s Blue Ridge …

Kiplinger Letter Washington, June 3, 2016 — Is the global economy near a sliding point?

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

It’s certainly starting to feel that way.   Some major countries are mired deep in recession, and many others are dealing with vexing slow growth. For now, …

Lindt Chocolate: 4th of July Offer

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Ben & Jerry’s Blood Drive – June 23

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Virginia Blood Services Upcoming Blood Drives Charlottesville June, 2016 First Presbyterian Church Charlottesville Sunday, June 05, 2016 8:00AM – 1:00PM Fellowship Hall, First Presbyterian Church, 500 Park Street, Charlottesville First United …

PVCC KidsCollege is named beneficiary of Kids Swing Golf Tournament

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College’s KidsCollege has been named the 2016 Major Beneficiary of the Albemarle County Rotary Club’s annual Kids Swing golf …

PVCC student awarded prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College student Ayesha Khan has been awarded the prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. Awarded annually, the Jack …

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MACAA: Steps to Success Community Schedule

Monday, June 6, 2016

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CVSBDC: Business of Food Conference Returns to Region

Monday, June 6, 2016

Recipes for Success is the Theme The Central Virginia Small Business Development Center (CVSBDC) is excited to bring last year’s popular Business of Food Conference back …

WINTERGREEN PERFORMING ARTS ANNOUNCES 2016 SEASON

Monday, June 6, 2016

WINTERGREEN, VA (June 6, 2016) – Expect the unexpected at the 2016 Wintergreen Summer Music Festival and Academy! Wintergreen Performing Arts has announced the 2016 …

Sprint Pavilion: FRIDAYS AFTER FIVE ANNOUNCES 2ND HALF OF SEASON LINE-UP

Monday, June 6, 2016

Lindt Chocolate: 100 For $30 LINDOR Truffles

Monday, June 6, 2016

The Glenn Miller Orchestra LIVE on STAGE this October at The Paramount Theater, Charlottesville, VA

Friday, June 3, 2016

Coming To The Paramount this October: The Glenn Miller Orchestra One of the Most Popular Big Bands in the World Today!    Tickets On Sale This Week! WHO: The Paramount …

Shenandoah National Park Selects Artist-in-Residence

Friday, June 3, 2016

Luray, Virginia – Shenandoah National Park is pleased to announce the selection of Missouri-based artist Felicia Leach as the June Artist-in-Residence. “We are excited to …

Woods Rogers 35th Annual Labor and Employment Seminar

Friday, June 3, 2016

Charlottesville City Schools: Books on Bikes Kicks Off Season with Parade on 6/4 at 10am

Friday, June 3, 2016

“Books On Bikes,” the bike-riding, book-distributing team of Charllottesville City Schools teachers and librarians, is kicking off their season tomorrow with a Bike/Walk Parade tomorrow …

PVCC: Free culinary arts program information sessions to be held in June, July and August

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Charlottesville, Va. – Piedmont Virginia Community College is hosting information sessions about its culinary arts associate degree program. Attendance is required at one of the …

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“Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” “The Incredibles,” “Singin’ In The Rain” and MUCH MORE at The Paramount Theater

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Summertime is Movie Time At The Paramount! New Titles Just Announced for August   Tickets On Sale Now!   WHO: The Paramount Theater WHAT and WHEN:Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs [Approved] …

WINTERGREEN RESORT’S MOUNTAINS OF ADVENTURE PASS

Thursday, June 2, 2016

WINTERGREEN, Va. (June 2, 2016) – Wintergreen Resort’s popular Mountains of Adventure Pass is back for the summer season, pairing action-packed adventures with significant savings …

Sasheer Zamata, Radney Foster & 4 More Shows at The Jefferson & Southern

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Home Instead Senior Care: Caregivers Wanted

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

WVTF & Radio IQ: First Friday

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

James Monroe’s Highland to Host 2nd Annual Tuesday Tunes

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Summer Concert Series in partnership with The Front Porch       CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.— James Monroe’s Highland, in partnership with The Front Porch, will host the 2nd annual Tuesday …

VHSL Updates

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

VHSL Weekly Update, June 1, 2016   “Worry is the interest paid in advance on a debt you may never owe.”                                                                                       – anon                                                                                           ATTENTION: Principals, athletic/activities directors, …

VDOT Updates

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

FLASHING YELLOW ARROWS COMING TO FOUR LOCATIONS VDOT will install signals in Albemarle, Louisa, Culpeper to improve left turn safety, efficiency   CULPEPER — Motorists and residents will …

Please take a moment to complete the CNE 2016 Salary Survey

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

https://www.thecne.org/2016-nonprofit-salary-benefits-survey/ …

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