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August 2018

Chamber of Commerce Announces Leadership Charlottesville Class of 2019

Monday, August 27, 2018

(Charlottesville, Virginia – August 27) The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce today announced that 38 citizens from a diverse range of chamber member businesses and …

CATEGORY: Chamber News

Building Goodness Foundation to Receive $25,000 Grant from Stony Point Design/Build

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Charlottesville, VA – Wednesday, August 22, 2018 – Local construction nonprofit Building Goodness Foundation (BGF) is the recipient of a $25,000 restricted grant from Stony …

MEMBER: Building Goodness Foundation / CATEGORY: Community

Hantzmon Wiebel Fills Two Cars with School Supplies for Local Students

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Charlottesville, VA – August 21, 2018 – Hantzmon Wiebel LLP recently donated two car loads full of back to school supplies to Jack Jouett Middle School, …

MEMBER: Hantzmon Wiebel LLP / CATEGORY: Member News

Albemarle County Announces Hiring of Executive Director of The Charlottesville-UVa-Albemarle County Emergency Communications Center

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Albemarle County is pleased to announce Barry C. Neulen as the new Executive Director of the Charlottesville-UVa-Albemarle County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) effective October 1, …

PVCC selected as State Farm Neighborhood Assist® top 200 finalist

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College’s Great Expectations program has been selected as a top 200 finalist in the State Farm Neighborhood Assist® grant …

Charlottesville Police Chief RaShall Brackney to Speak at Chamber Business Diversity Council on Tuesday, August 28

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

(Charlottesville, Virginia – August 14)  The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce today announced that Charlottesville Police Chief RaShall Brackney will speak at the Chamber Business …

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Downtown Business Association Thanks the Community Following A12 Weekend

Monday, August 13, 2018

Charlottesville, VA.​ The Downtown Business Association of Charlottesville would like to thank everyone who helped to make this weekend safe and peaceful. None of us …

Chamber Announces New President, Elizabeth Cromwell

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

CHARLOTTESVILLE (August 8, 2018) – The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors today announced that it has hired Elizabeth Cromwell as the new …

Think & Drink with Earl Swift

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

VIRGINIA HUMANITIES: Journalist and Virginia Humanities Fellow Earl Swift will read from and discuss his new book about Tangier Island, Chesapeake Requiem: A Year with the Watermen of …

James Monroe’s Highland to host an American Girl Tea with Elizabeth Monroe

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Highland, the home of President James Monroe and First Lady Elizabeth Monroe, will host an American Girl Tea on Saturday, August 25, from …

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Community Update on McIntire Park Access and CAT Detours for August 10-12, 2018

Monday, August 6, 2018

Please Follow #ResilientCville for UpdatesIn the interest of public safety, the City of Charlottesville is adjusting City operations, city-sponsored events, vehicular traffic, and parking restrictions …

University of Virginia to Launch a Crowdsourced Transcription Effort of Julian Bond’s Papers

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

UVA TODAY: Julian Bond, the civil rights icon who taught at the University of Virginia for two decades, died in 2015. Now the university has …

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