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  1. SMART29 Hires Designer to Draw Up New Plans for Rt. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NBC29

    A coalition of business and property owners has hired its own firm to come up with a plan to counter the Virginia Department of Transportation's Route 29 Solutions package of projects. The SMART29 group hired Toole Design Group to come up with alternatives for the Rt.

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  2. Police Warning Cville Residents of 'Knock and Talk' ScamsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NBC29

    Charlottesville police say the two new cases came from Albemarle County and Waynesboro. Investigators suspect the victims were conned by the same people who are currently charged in the city.

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  3. UVA Report: Virginia's Population Growth Slows to Decades LowRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NBC29

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Jan. 27, 2015 - Virginia's population has increased by less than 1 percent each year since 2010 - the commonwealth's lowest growth rate in decades. This trend, among others, was revealed in the official state annual population estimates developed, analyzed and released today by the University of Virginia's Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service.

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  4. Harringtons, HSTNG Begin 'Team Justice' PhaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NBC29

    The family of Morgan Harrington begins a new chapter to honor their daughter's memory. Five years ago police announced remains found on an Albemarle County farm were that of the missing Virginia Tech student.

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  5. Licensed Day Cares Supporting Stricter Safety Policies in VARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NBC29

    Legislators in Richmond are pushing for stricter laws that promote safety at day cares in Virginia. Child care centers in Charlottesville and Albemarle County say they support strengthening safety policies because they say too many children are harmed in unlicensed care.

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  6. Charlottesville Group Participates in 'March for Justice' in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | NBC29

    The Young Black Professional Network of Charlottesville is joining several other organizations in a march on the state capital to demand reforms from the General Assembly. Members boarded a bus at Albemarle High School to join the Virginia March for Justice in Richmond, which began at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25. The march is in response to the high profile deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner at the hands of police officers.

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  7. Charlottesville Rape Suspect in Court, Charge AddedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NBC29

    An Albemarle County man accused of meeting women online, then sexually assaulting them was back in front of a judge Wednesday where he learned he would face another charge. Nathaniel Lamb, 31, is charged in two separate cases - one in Albemarle County, the other in Charlottesville.

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  8. Former Cville Mayor Calls for More Slavery Memorials in CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | NBC29

    A former Charlottesville mayor is leading an effort to get the city to publicly display parts of its more unsettling past, including slavery and segregation. Some people are outraged at the number of Confederate statues and monuments in Charlottesville - a reminder of segregation - especially compared to the few memorials for slaves.

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  9. UVA Architecture Students Present Plans, Ideas to Cville CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | NBC29

    Architecture students at the University of Virginia are showing off their big plans for the future of Ivy Road. They worked on designs to improve that corridor from around the university out into Charlottesville as part of the school's 2015 Vortex .

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  10. Students to Hold Concert to Benefit Shelter for Help in EmergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | NBC29

    A special concert this weekend is aimed at lending a hand to victims of domestic violence in central Virginia. A group of choruses with student performers will be showcasing their talents Saturday to raise money for the Shelter for Help in Emergency in Charlottesville.

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  11. Housing Experts, Lawmakers Seek More Affordable Housing for VARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | NBC29

    Democratic Delegate Alfonzo Lopez, with the support of former Charlottesville Mayor Dave Norris, says Virginia is the worst state in the region when it comes to finding affordable housing. "In Charlottesville, we do have a significant affordable housing problem.

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  12. Project to Reduce Waste Water Odor in Albemarle Moving ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | NBC29

    The Albemarle County Service Authority says it is one step closer to making a section of the county a little less smelly. Thursday, board members approved an $8.5 million project that will help reduce unpleasant odors coming from the Moore's Creek Waste Water Treatment Plant.

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  13. UVA Unveils Additional Safety InitiativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | NBC29

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Jan. 15, 2015 - Just in time for the spring semester, a new police substation serving "The Corner" commercial district opens today on University Avenue near the 14th Street railroad bridge, a joint effort of the University of Virginia Police Department and the Charlottesville Police. U.Va.

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  14. PVCC Offers Day of Sample ClassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | NBC29

    Piedmont Virginia Community College's Workforce Services Division invites the community to sample some of the noncredit classes available at the College this spring. A Touch of Class will be held from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at the Stultz Center for Business and Career Development on PVCC's Main Campus at 501 College Drive in Charlottesville.

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  15. Cville Restaurant Offering Cut of Profits to City Schoolyard GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | NBC29

    The program's seven gardens allow students to get hands-on experience growing fresh foods and learning skills for healthy living. "We've really admired the work these guys have done with CSG, and we felt their mission really aligns with ours in promoting healthy eating in Charlottesville," Bill Hamilton, co-owner of Sticks Kebob Shops.

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  16. Albemarle and Charlottesville Officials Discuss Rivanna Corridor PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | NBC29

    In a few years, the area surrounding the Rivanna River in Albemarle County and Charlottesville could look drastically different. City and county officials are working together on a plan to develop the river.

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  17. UVA Architecture Students Use Ivy Rd Area for InspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | NBC29

    The University of Virginia's School of Architecture is working on plans to expand the university area down Ivy Road. While this student project is just in theory, they're hoping some of their ideas may some day become reality.

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  18. New Hotel Proposed for Corner of Ridge St. and Cherry Ave.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | NBC29

    Another new hotel is in the works for downtown Charlottesville. A developer is requesting a special use permit to build a 128-room hotel at the corner of Ridge Street and Cherry Avenue.

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  19. Charlottesville to Show Solidarity for ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | NBC29

    French people living in central Virginia are deeply saddened by what has happened recently around Paris. The famous city has seen gun battles, hostage-taking, and terrorism.

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  20. New Gym Already Looking to Expand in AlbemarleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | NBC29

    A new gym in Albemarle County is already planning to expand thanks to an overwhelming response to its approach to fitness. 9Round's gym on Timberwood Boulevard has only been open since September, but already membership there has grown to more than 200 people.

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