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James Monroe’s Highland Announces Historic Name Change

Friday, April 29, 2016

James Monroe’s Highland Announces Historic Name Change   CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.— What’s old is new again at the historic home of James Monroe, the fifth President of the …

Charlottesville Schools Receives National Recognition for Environmental Programs

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Charlottesville City Schools Receive Green Ribbon Honor from U.S. Department of Education for Sustainability Programs On April 22, the Charlottesville City School division received a 2016 …

Rocky Moutain Fire 2016 Update

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016Yesterday’s events & Current Status With more cloud cover, lower temperatures and earlier precipitation than expected, all containment lines of the fire were inactive …

Community Ideas Stations: Terry Gross; Millions of Bugs But Just Two Types of People

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

               Good Cop, Bad Cop, Terry Gross If you’re a Fresh Air fan, you understand why this is funny. Terry Gross has a way of delving into uncomfortable …

PVCC inducts 30 new members into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

PVCC inducts 30 new members into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Charlottesville, Va. – Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the national honor society at Piedmont Virginia Community …

Charlottesville High School on Washington Post “Most Challenging Schools” List

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

CHS Recognized by Washington Post for Challenging Students to Take AP Classes   For the third straight year, Charlottesville High School is the only area public or …

Red Shoe Cville: KGB Spring Fest May 14

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

KGB Spring Fest, May 14, 2016Hey Red Shoe Cville Friends and Members, The Know Good Beer Fest is fast approaching, and Red Shoe will benefit from …

CATEC hosts sister city Besancon students

Monday, April 25, 2016

  The Charlottesville Albemarle Technical Education Center is pleased to host and welcome automotive and motorcycle mechanics exchange students from the Lycee’ Professional Henri Fertet in …

Shenandoah National Park Hosts Wildflower Weekend

Monday, April 25, 2016

Luray, VA – Native spring wildflowers and children’s creativity will be celebrated during Shenandoah National Park’s 30th annual Wildflower Weekend, May 7-8, 2016. Special hikes and programs …

April 30 PVCC community and vendor yard sale canceled

Monday, April 25, 2016

Piedmont Virginia Community College’s Yard and Vendor Sale planned for this Saturday, April 30, has been canceled. The event was planned from 8 a.m. until …

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