Albemarle County Newswire (Page 10)

Albemarle County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Albemarle County, VA. (Page 10)

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  1. Local Tea Party Speaks Out Against Budget ApprovalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | WCAV

    Jim Moore, a part-chair of the Tea Party, spoke out after the approval of budgets in the city of Charlottesville and Albemarle County. Charlottesville's budget includes a one-percent meals tax increase in city restaurants while Albemarle supervisors approved a property tax hike that means residents will pay 81.9 cents per $100 of assessed value.

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  2. Income Tax Identity Fraud Scam Reported in Charlottesville and AlbemarleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | NBC29

    For some in Charlottesville and Albemarle County, scams are making filing taxes even more frustrating. Police have received reports from people saying when they submit their taxes online they get notifications saying taxes have already been filed under their Social Security number.

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  3. Council raises meals tax, adopts $156 million budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    ... hors recommended the city raise the personal property tax rate to $4.28 per $100 of assessed value to match Albemarle County's rate. The city's rate is $4.20 per $100 of assessed value. The meals tax increase goes into effect July 1.

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  4. Traffic Advisory: Ramp, Lanes to Close at Rt. 29 /Rt. 250 Interchange in IvyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | NBC29

    Rain is delaying some bridge work in Albemarle County. The work was supposed to start Tuesday, but instead, inspection work will kick off Wednesday night on the ramp from Route 29 and Route 250 to Ivy Road.

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  5. Group Forms to Bring Passenger Rail to New River ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Mass Transit

    ... the last census, Montgomery County passed Roanoke County in size and is the most populated county west of Albemarle County, Smoot added. The planning committee is populated by senior officials from the counties of Montgomery and Pulaski; towns of ...

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  6. Lawrence Gaughan Announces Run for Albemarle County Board of SupervisorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | WCAV

    He took questions from concerned residents and members of the media Monday night at the Bamboo House in Albemarle County. Gaughan says his main concerns are education, and the major population growth.

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  7. Gaughan Enters Race to Represent Rivanna DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | NBC29

    Monday night, Democrat Lawrence Gaughan formally announced his bid to be the next supervisor for the Rivanna District at the Bamboo House. "We need to find ways to curb the kind of out of control growth that I've seen over the last 30 years, since I graduated from Albemarle County high school," Gaughan said.

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  8. Dentist in Crozet Transforms Moose Lodge into Farm BreweryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | NBC29

    A dentist in Crozet is turning an old landmark into Albemarle County's first farm brewery. A new state law is speeding up that process.

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  9. Initiative seeks to restore bird habitat in AlbemarleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    ... last year and plan to host a community presentation Thursday at the Baldwin Center at Bundoran Farm in Albemarle County. "We will explain how we are seeking out landowners who want to host a box," Bieker said. "We will put them up for no charge and ...

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  10. Longtime Critic Wants Albemarle To Join Pipeline BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    A persistent critic of the Atlantic Coast pipeline wants to see Albemarle County take a side in this fight. Kirk Bowers has brought that message to the county supervisors.

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  11. Council clears way for expanded Kroger at new Charlottesville locationRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    ... Hillsdale Drive extension. Elsewhere in the area, a Wegmans is expected to open at Fifth Street Station in Albemarle County in the fall of 2017. Childers said he is not surprised by interest in the market. " Charlottesville is overall a terrific ...

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  12. Here's How One Virginia County Is Marking National County Government MonthRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Government Executive

    In the grander scheme of local government jurisdictions, the nation's counties sometimes get looked over despite the important role county governments play in providing services to their residents and businesses. April is National County Government Month and, not to be forgotten, Albemarle County, Virginia , recently posted a video where its government employees weigh in on what public service means to them.

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  13. Albemarle Co. Declines to Fund Proposed Jail ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | NBC29

    Albemarle County has decided to hold off on funding a Jail Diversion Center program, which would help nonviolent inmates transition back in to society. "What it's supposed to do is make sure that the people get re-instituted.

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  14. Two Area Lawmakers Doubt UVA Will Sue Rolling StoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... of Virginia will sue Rolling Stone magazine. Delegates David Toscano (D- Charlottesville) and Rob Bell (R- Albemarle County) believe UVA's reputation took a hit after Rolling Stone published its November 19th article that alleged a gang-rape ...

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  15. Two Albemarle High School Teachers HonoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Two Albemarle County public school teachers are the latest recipients of the President's Award from 100 Black Men of Central Virginia. Both Wes Bellamy and Wendell Green teach at Albemarle High School.

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  16. Southwood, Crenshaw Families Visit UVARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | NBC29

    Some Albemarle County families are getting a taste of what it's like to be a student at the University of Virginia. About 100 people from the Crenshaw and Southwood communities spent Wednesday at UVA, taking part in activities to get them thinking about attending college.

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  17. Albemarle Supervisiors still undecided on several budget itemsRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors on Wednesday will enter a scheduled public hearing on the county's property tax rate still uncertain of the rate it will support. "I am feeling uncomfortable making a decision on the tax rate until we have a second public hearing," Supervisor Diantha McKeel said at a budget work session Tuesday.

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  18. Central VA Police, Community Working to Reduce Gang RecruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | NBC29

    Charlottesville and Albemarle County Police are partnering with schools, churches and youth organizations to stop gangs from recruiting young members. According to county police Col.

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  19. VA. School Systems Partner to Improve Internet Access, SpeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | NBC29

    ... the commonwealth's secretaries of education and technology at Harrisonburg High School Tuesday afternoon. Albemarle County is coordinating the regional group of 22 school systems to find ways they can save money by pooling their resources to get ...

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  20. Judge Reduces Child Rapist's Sentence Because He 'Didn't Intend To Harm' The ToddlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Switched

    ... 2013, authorities found Alexis Murphy's white 2003 Nissan Maxima in the parking lot of a movie theater in Albemarle County, just north of Charlottesville. The location is approximately 39 miles from the Lovingston gas station where she was last ...

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