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October 2016

MACAA: State-Sponsored Health Insurance Workshop in Charlottesville on December 6th

Monday, October 31, 2016

Christmas Trees at Loving Cup Vineyard & Winery

Monday, October 31, 2016

Tired of going to a Christmas tree lot and selecting a perfectly-manicured, pre-cut tree, only to be vexed by not knowing what chemicals were used to …

Advanced Network Systems Launches Managed Cybersecurity Services Program

Monday, October 31, 2016

  Technology Services Company Brings Leading-edge Cybersecurity Capabilities to Small and Medium-Sized Businesses   CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – Advanced Network Systems, Inc., a leading IT solutions provider, announced today …

Virginia Blood Services: Upcoming Area Blood Drives

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Virginia Blood Services       Upcoming Blood Drives CharlottesvilleNovember, 2016Charlottesville Pointe Rehabilitation And Healthcare Center AlbemarleWednesday, November 02, 201611:00AM – 3:00PMBloodmobile, Bloodmobile, 1150 North West Drive, CharlottesvilleVirginia National …

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SELECTS WILLIAM J. KEHOE, “QUIET LEADER,” TO RECEIVE 2016 CHAMBER PAUL GOODLOE MCINTIRE CITIZENSHIP AWARD AT 103RD ANNUAL CHAMBER DINNER

Thursday, October 27, 2016

cvillechamber.com • 209 Fifth Street NE • Charlottesville, Virginia 22902 (Charlottesville, Virginia – October 27) The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce has selected a William J. …

The Paramount Theater: Black Angels Over Tuskegee

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

James Monroe’s Highland to Commemorate Veterans Day on Friday, November 11

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.— To honor and thank U.S. veterans, Highland, the home of President James Monroe, will host commemorative events and offer free admission to all …

VA Chamber Foundation: Third Quarter Economic Update – Slight Cooling Trend

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Below, you’ll find the most recent Virginia quarterly economic update, prepared by economist Fletcher Mangum for the Virginia Chamber Foundation. We hope you find this …

WINTERGREEN’S SEASON SKI PASS OFFERS FUN PLUS SAVINGS

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

WINTERGREEN, Va. (Oct. 26, 2016) —  Wintergreen Resort 2016-17 winter season passes are now available and offer a variety of options to have fun on …

VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES HIGHLY ANTICIPATED NEW FILM JACKIE AND SNEAK PREVIEW OF CHARLOTESVILLE NATIVE JEFF WADLOW’S LATEST FILM TO PROGRAM

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – October 25, 2016 – Virginia Film Festival officials announced today the addition of two new films to the Festival’s 2016 program. Festival …

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Leica Camera AG’s Dr. Andreas Kaufmann, Chairman of the Supervisory Board and Managing Director, will speak @ Darden 1 November, 5:30pm

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Join us for a Leadership Speaker Series on Tuesday 1 November 2016 with Dr. Andreas Kaufmann, Chairman of the Supervisory Board and Managing Director, Leica …

CACVB: Late Fall Events In Charlottesville & Albemarle County

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

PVCC: Free community information sessions in November for prospective students

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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

Wilkinson Wealth Management: Holiday Open House(12/9) – donate to the Albemarle Baptist Associations Clothing Center

Monday, October 24, 2016

A fun-filled Holiday Open House on Friday, December 9th 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at 400 Locust Avenue, Suite 2, Charlottesville, VA 2.  We are …

PVCC: Virginia’s Community Colleges direct funds to expand workforce training program capacity

Monday, October 24, 2016

(RICHMOND October 24, 2016) – Virginia’s Community Colleges are making strategic investments to ensure that thousands of people will be able to earn valuable workforce …

City of Charlottesville: Sister Cities Commission Seeks Grant Applications

Monday, October 24, 2016

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA –  The Charlottesville Sister Cities Commission (CSCC) is now accepting grant applications for projects. The Commission invites Charlottesville nonprofits, arts organizations, schools, businesses, …

Violet Crown Charlottesville show times

Monday, October 24, 2016

RWSA Announces New Executive Director

Monday, October 24, 2016

The Market at Grelen to host “Warrior Hike” – Benefiting Warrior Expeditions

Sunday, October 23, 2016

ContactEllie RileyTelephone540.672.7268Cell434.953.7228Websitewww.TheMarketatGrelen.comFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 23, 2016  The Market at Grelen to host “Warrior Hike” – Benefiting Warrior Expeditions Somerset, VA, October 23, 2016– The Market at Grelen …

FABA: Save the date! Empanaditas & Networking at Alumni Hall

Friday, October 21, 2016

Excellence in Business 2016 Monday, November 14, 5:30-8:30pm at the University of Virginia Alumni HallI’ll Be There!  We invite you to join Forward/Adelante Business Alliance for a fall …

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Roy Wheeler Realty: Where the market is heading in 2017

Thursday, October 20, 2016

The Charlottesville Area Association of Realtors released their 3rd quarter market report this week.  Although there were few surprises, there are some interesting stats to watch …

Lindt Chocolate: National Pumpkin Day!

Thursday, October 20, 2016

James Monroe’s Highland to host Chess Day with Playing ACES Chess on Monday, November 7

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.—James Monroe’s Highland will host Chess Day with Playing ACES Chess on Monday, November 7, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  This event …

FAMILIES GATHER FOR THANKSGIVING FEASTS & FESTIVITIES AT WINTERGREEN RESORT IN VIRGINIA’S BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

WINTERGREEN, Va. (Oct. 19, 2016) — Wintergreen Resort in Virginia’s picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains provides a warm and welcoming Thanksgiving setting for family gatherings that …

Charlottesville Area Association of REALTORS® Publishes Third Quarter 2016 Home Sales

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

SCORE Client Success Story, Conference & Workshops

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Client Success Story Sevenoaks Retreat Center Sevenoaks, set in 120 acres in Madison, was originally a farm. It was generously donated to be a nonprofit foundation and land …

North Garden Fire Company Hosting Open House to Welcome Newest Engine

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The North Garden Fire Company are hosting an open house on Sunday October 23rd, 2016 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM, at their station at 4907 …

Lindt Chocolate: All Treats No Tricks

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

UVA Medical Center’s CEO Pamela Sutton-Wallace speaks at Darden November 7, 130pm

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

        Join us for a Leadership Speaker Series on 7 November 2016 with UVA Medical Center’s Pamela Sutton-Wallace, CEO. She will speak at 1:30pm in Classroom …

AWARD-WINNING ARTIST TO VISIT RENAISSANCE SCHOOL

Monday, October 17, 2016

SHINING AN ARTISTIC LIGHT ON SOCIAL AMNESIA AND CONSUMER BEHAVIOR     Artist Leticia Bajuyo, the 2016 Daryl R. Karns Award Recipient for Scholarly and Creative Activity, will …

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ACPS: John E. Baker Legacy Dinner on Friday, October 21

Monday, October 17, 2016

John E. Baker Legacy Dinner on Friday, October 21, Makes It Possible for Local Schools to Close Opportunity Gap for Men and Women of Color …

CHARLOTTESVILLE HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING KNIGHTS HOST 29th CAVALCADE MARCHING BAND COMPETITION

Monday, October 17, 2016

The Charlottesville High School Marching Knights proudly announce Cavalcade, their annual high school marching band competition. The event will take place Saturday, October 29th at …

Naia Fairchild, Featured in Choosing Naia, Named Homecoming Queen at CHS

Monday, October 17, 2016

Naia Fairchild, a senior at CHS who has down syndrome, was named homecoming queen at the school’s football game Friday night. Fittingly, October is national …

Robbins Staffing Solutions, Inc. and Joyce Robbins Awarded 2016 Human Resources Excellence Award – (HREA)

Friday, October 14, 2016

RELEASE: Immediate CONTACT: Joyce Robbins, 434-295-9770   (Charlottesville, Virginia – October 6, 2016)    Congratulations to HREA recipient Robbins Staffing Solutions, Inc. and its founder and president Joyce …

Albemarle County Holding Public Meeting on Courts Expansion Project

Friday, October 14, 2016

Albemarle County HOlding public meeting on courts EXPANSION project October 24 meeting scheduled to discuss options, hear public comment The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors has scheduled …

PVCC’s free career-themed discussion series continues on Oct. 19

Thursday, October 13, 2016

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College’s Career Services Office will hold the next installment of its popular Eat and Meet Career Information Series on …

LEADERSHIP CHARLOTTESVILLE NOW ACCEPTING PROJECT PROPOSALS FROM LOCAL NONPROFITS THROUGH NOVEMBER 4TH

Thursday, October 13, 2016

League of Women Voters – 5th Congressional District Candidate Forum: Tuesday, Oct. 18th!

Thursday, October 13, 2016

WHAT: Greene County 5th Congressional District Candidates Forum:  Thomas Garrett (R) and Jane Dittmar (D) WHEN: Tuesday, October 18 – 6 to 8 pm WHERE:  William Monroe …

Heritage Center Greens & Mac-n-Cheese Cook Off on November 5th

Thursday, October 13, 2016

PVCC’s Free Movie Friday series continues on Oct. 21 with Florence Foster Jenkins

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College’s Student Art Club, in conjunction with the 2016-17 Fine Arts and Performance season, will sponsor a screening of …

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A Statement From The Board of The Bridge PAI

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

To our Charlottesville community and beyond, The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative was established in 2006 to bridge diverse communities through the arts and we have never …

ALBEMARLE COUNTY $35 MILLION EDUCATION BOND REFERENDUM

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

A New Century – “dedicated to representing private enterprise, promoting business and enhancing the quality of life in our Greater Charlottesville communities.” cvillechamber.com • 209 Fifth Street, …

A weekend of comedy at PVCC Oct. 21 and 22

Monday, October 10, 2016

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College will host two comedy events on Friday, Oct. 21, and Saturday, Oct. 22, as part of its 2016-17 …

ALBEMARLE COUNTY FIRE RESCUE HOSTING COUNTY-WIDE VOLUNTEER RECRUITING EVENTS!

Friday, October 7, 2016

This Saturday, October 8, 2016, Albemarle County Fire Rescue is hosting open houses at all fire-rescue stations throughout the County. Visitors will have the opportunity …

Paisley Parachute: Live 2 Lead-Charlottesville-tickets discounted for Chamber Members!

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Paisley Parachute is offering  a discount for Chamber Members! The Discount Code is CRCC and will discount the tickets $25.00.The code must be entered on …

ALBEMARLE COUNTY RECIEVES 2016 ACHIEVEMENT AWARD FROM THE VIRGINIA ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Albemarle County is a proud recipient of the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo) 2016 Achievement Award! The County was recognized for its submission, “Using Advanced …

CAAR Young Professionals Network “All Hands In” Supply Drive Raised Over $4,000 in Supplies and Monetary Voluntary Donations for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Virginia

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

VIRGINIA CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS: RIGHT TO WORK / REAL PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

The Boar’s Head Inn: 2016 Turkey Trot!

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

James Monroe’s Highland to host Monroe and Washington Event on Friday, October 28

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.—James Monroe’s Highland will host “A Friendship Forged in War, A Nation Formed in Difference: George Washington and James Monroe,” a day of lectures …

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Virginia Department of Small Business & Supplier Diversity: Regional Connect Event for Vendors/Suppliers

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Paramount Theater: Winning the Carbon War: An Evening with Jeremy Leggett! October 19 at 7:30PM – FREE!

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

WHO: Apex Clean Energy WHAT: Winning the Carbon War: An Evening with Jeremy Leggett WHEN: Wednesday, October 19, 7:30PM WHERE: The Paramount Theater, Charlottesville, VA Ticket Pricing: FREE with registration   Online: http://www.theparamount.net/2016/winning-the-carbon-war-an-evening-with-jeremy-leggett/ Phone: …

Leadership Charlottesville: Panel Discussion

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

The Leadership Charlottesville Class of 2017 attended their second session of the 2016-17 program. The session, Cultural Enterprise & the Arts, helped to create a …

“The Rebound” at Virginia Film Festival

Monday, October 3, 2016

THE REBOUND documentary will have it’s Charlottesville premiere at Virginia Film Festival! Charlottesville Chamber members and local filmmakers Shaina Allen, Mike Esposito, and Abel Okugawa …

Shenandoah National Park Trust Research Grant Open for Applications

Monday, October 3, 2016

Luray, Virginia: To facilitate and encourage scientific research in Shenandoah National Park, applications are being accepted for the Shenandoah National Park Trust research fellowship program. …

Help Promote UVA Carruthers Hall Blood Drive – October 6

Monday, October 3, 2016

FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY at the Jefferson School City Center

Monday, October 3, 2016

Friday, October 7th 11:30 am – 1:30 pm  Join us at the Jefferson School City Center every First Friday of the Month for our Food Truck …

WVTF & Radio IQ: First Friday

Monday, October 3, 2016

Renee’s Boutique: Food, Music and a 50% Off Sale that you don’t want to miss!

Monday, October 3, 2016

Friday October 7th starting at 11:30 am, the Jefferson School City Center will be hosting the Food Truck Friday Lunch Hour. Enjoy the delicious menu …

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