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August 2017

Positive Solutions Group Adds Employment Mediation Expert

Thursday, August 31, 2017

The dispute resolution professionals at Positive Solutions Group in Charlottesville have added employment mediation expert Eric Paltell to their roster of mediators. Eric has been mediating …

REGIONAL CYBERSECURITY SUMMIT FOR AREA BUSINESSES AND ORGANIZATION ANNOUNCED SEPTEMBER 27TH, FEATURED SPEAKER IS COREY NACHREINER, INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED CYBERSECURITY EXPERT; CHAMBER CYBERSECURITY SURVEY, NOW UNDERWAY, TO BE RELEASED

Thursday, August 24, 2017

The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce today announced a regional Cybersecurity Summit presented by Advanced Network Systems, in partnership with Hantzmon Wiebel, BB&T Insurance, and The Chamber. …

REGIONAL CYBERSECURITY SUMMIT FOR AREA BUSINESSES AND ORGANIZATION ANNOUNCED SEPTEMBER 27TH, FEATURED SPEAKER IS COREY NACHREINER, INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED CYBERSECURITY EXPERT; CHAMBER CYBERSECURITY SURVEY, NOW UNDERWAY, TO BE RELEASED

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

(Charlottesville, Virginia – August 23)  The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce today announced a regional Cybersecurity Summit presented by Advanced Network Solutions on September 27th …

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CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES LEADERSHIP CHARLOTTESVILLE CLASS OF 2018

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

        The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce today announced that thirty-eight (38) citizens from a diverse range of Chamber member businesses and civic organizations will comprise …

CATEGORY: Leadership Charlottesville

Statement of Chamber Chairman Joseph Raichel; Chamber First Vice Chairman Martin V. Burks, III; And, Chamber President Timothy Hulbert

Monday, August 14, 2017

This past weekend, our community was captured by racist, white supremacist domestic terrorists intent on injuring our community, our citizens and visitors who dared to …

2017 Chamber Jobs Action Summit

Thursday, August 10, 2017

The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce is convening its fourth annual Chamber Jobs Action Summit, on Wednesday, September 14th at the Holiday Inn – Emmet …

CATEGORY: Chamber News

Charlottesville Schools: 2017-18 Policy for Free & Reduced Lunch

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Charlottesville City Schools today announced its policy for providing free or reduced price meals for children served under the National School Lunch, and/or School Breakfast …

VDOT Announces Rt. 250 Bridge Rehabilitation Schedule

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Over the next six weeks, motorists should expect delays for rehabilitation work on the Route 250 (Ivy Road) bridge over the Route 29/250 Bypass in …

Jefferson City School City Center First Fridays

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

On the first Friday of each month Jefferson School City Center celebrate two resident organizations to shed light on their impact in our community. September featured …

MARTHA’S MARKET HOSTS 24th YEAR OF BOUTIQUE SHOPPING TO SUPPORT WOMEN’S HEALTHCARE

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The Women’s Committee of the Martha Jefferson Hospital Foundation, along with Wells Fargo, will be hosting the 24th Martha’s Market at John Paul Jones Arena …

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Lieutenant Governor Candidates Taking Part in Forum at PVCC

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The candidates vying to be Virginia’s next lieutenant governor are taking part in a forum at Piedmont Virginia Community College. Republican Jill Vogel and Democrat Justin Fairfax …

Pentagon: British firm billed US over $50M for iffy expenses

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

A British company hired to train Afghan intelligence officers billed the U.S. government for high-end cars, including Porsches and an Aston Martin, and paid the …

Downtown Business Association of Charlottesville Changes Venue for Rally

Monday, August 7, 2017

“The Downtown Business Association of Charlottesville(DBAC) wishes to commend Charlottesville City Manager, Maurice Jones, for his wise decision to relocate the rally scheduled for August …

Region’s Top Firms at Tomtoberfest Tech Mixer

Friday, August 4, 2017

Tom Tom’s  third annual Tech Mixer will return on Friday, September 22 during the Tomtoberfest Block Party, assembling The region’s hottest firms and most innovative …

Would You Let Your Employer Microchip You?

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Our family dog, Loula, is microchipped. Our vet offered it to us as a service when Loula first joined our family. It provides some peace …

Strategic Mentoring Scholarship Give Away

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Our Contest Goal: We want to gift mentoring services to some deserving people who would not otherwise be  unlikely to receive such support otherwise. Who would we …

WVTF and RADIO IQ present the art of Wolfgang Herman, a story of recovery and renewal. On view all month at The WVTF and Radio IQ Studio Gallery

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Wolfgang Hermann has lived and worked in Western Albemarle County since 1985, exploring the world through pen and ink, paints and pastels. His is a story of …

Scotty McCreery and Phil Vassar & Kellie Pickler: A Christmas Tour at The Paramount

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

TWO LIVE PERFORMANCES COMING TO THE PARAMOUNTScotty McCreery, Sept. 23, 8:00 pm Phil Vassar & Kellie Pickler, A Christmas Tour, Dec. 23rd, 8:00 pmOn Sale Schedule:Friday, …

James Monroe’s Highland to host the Albemarle County Fair, Aug. 3-5

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Highland, the home of President James Monroe, will host the Albemarle County Fair from Thursday, August 3 through Saturday, August 5. Fair hours will be …

Charlottesville SHRM’s Annual Conference Registration is Open!

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The Charlottesville Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is hosting its Annual Conference on Wednesday, September 13 at Farmington Country Club.  HR …

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Charlottesville Committee Discusses Concerns with Affordable Housing Program

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - Part of the Charlottesville Housing Advisory Committee, which is a subcommittee of the Charlottesville Redevelopment and Housing Authority, met August 2 to address questions …

ALBEMARLE COUNTY RECIEVES ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS FROM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Albemarle County is very proud to have been recognized with Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACO). Nationally, awards are given in 18 …

Young Entrepreneurs, Creatives, and Community Leaders to Discuss the “New Virginia” at First Ever “Tom Tom Fall Forum”

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Young Entrepreneurs, Creatives, and Community Leaders to Discuss the “New Virginia” at First Ever “Tom Tom Fall Forum” Event will take place in Charlottesville on September …

Brian Jackson Appointed McGuireWoods’ New Office Managing Partner for Charlottesville

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Brian Jackson, a highly regarded litigator and co-leader of McGuireWoods’ Transportation Industry Team, will become the new managing partner in charge of the firm’s Charlottesville …

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