Albemarle County Newswire (Page 10)

Albemarle County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Political Tuesday: New Albemarle County SupervisorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | WCAV

    The two newest members of the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors say they plan to focus on expanding pre-K education programs. Dill said he wants to focus on bringing capital improvements to Albemarle County schools.

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  2. A Look Inside the Rise in Mental Health Related CallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | NBC29

    ... get used to it. You learn to live. But it's never the same. It can't be." Since 2011, dispatchers for the Albemarle County Police Department have received 54 percent more calls to help mentally ill people. The Charlottesville Police Department has ...

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  3. Jesse Matthew to appear in Charlottesville courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... Morgan Harrington, 20, who went missing during a concert in Charlottesville. But the fates of both cases in Albemarle County court now appear unsure after prosecutor Denise Lunsford lost her election as the incumbent last week at the polls. The ...

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  4. Rain Postpones Closure on 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... at the Albemarle Square/Mall Drive traffic signal. Rio Road West will be open to local traffic only. The Albemarle County Police Department will be on site to assist with traffic control during the detour. Dominion's utility work will be complete ...

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  5. Center for Nonprofit Excellence Hosts Luncheon for Nonprofit CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | NBC29

    People in the nonprofit community are getting a praised for their service to the Charlottesville and Albemarle County community. More than 400 people gathered together to support the 8th annual Philanthropy Day.

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  6. Route 29, Rio Road Closing for Utility WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | WCAV

    ... and Rio Road West will be closed to all but local traffic at the Berkmar Drive signal. Officers from the Albemarle County Police Department will be on site to assist with traffic control during the detour, which is expected to last about four hours. ...

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  7. Heating Appliance Sparks Trailer FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | WCAV

    Fire officials say a failed heating appliance sparked a blaze that cost an Albemarle County resident their home, and all of their possessions. According to Albemarle County Fire Rescue, the single wide trailer at 3337 Rolling Road was fully engulfed in flames were crews responded to the scene just before 5:00pm Sunday.

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  8. Local Church Puts Together Bags For Homeless PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | WCAV

    Bethany Seventh Day Adventist Church hosted a bag packing party on Saturday, and distributed the bags to homeless people across Albemarle County. "We really hope that we can just make an impact, we know that we can't do everything, we just want to do something," said Pastor Nathaniel Drew.

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  9. Habitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville Hosts Rake-A-ThonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | NBC29

    Volunteers were busy raking up some yards Saturday all around Charlottesville and Albemarle County. It was part of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville's third annual Rake-A-Thon.

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  10. Dozens Rake to Raise Funds for Affordable HousingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | WCAV

    Fall leaves have many residents running for their rakes, but on Saturday you may have seen a few dozen people cleaning with a cause. Over 200 volunteers went to work raking the lawns of dozens of homes around Albemarle County, all to raise money in order to address the need for affordable housing in the city.

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  11. Supervisors agree to use proffer to fund daily Hollymead commuter routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    Residents of Albemarle County's northern growth area soon will have the option of commuting to downtown Charlottesville or the University of Virginia on a bus line. The Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 last week to formally begin a process that will compel a developer of the Hollymead Town Center to contribute $50,000 a year toward a JAUNT service that would run weekday mornings and afternoons.

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  12. Hundreds of Trick-or-Treaters Filled the Downtown MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | WCAV

    ... Dean hopes one of her "Trick or Treaters" takes home the title. While Dean's group focused on the costumes, Albemarle County resident Abigail Kayser and her boys, focused on the activities. "Well it's just a really fun family friendly event," said ...

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  13. Commonwealth's Attorney Candidates Have Radio Debate Days Before ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | WCAV

    Three days before election day, candidates in the most highly contested race in Albemarle County faced off over the air. Commonwealth's Attorney Denise Lunsford and her Republican challenger Robert Tracci were interviewed by defense attorney Andre Hakes, who hosts a progressive talk show on the new radio station, 94.7. Lunsford faced tough questioning on her handling of the Mark Weiner case, while Tracci acknowledged that he has never been lead counsel in a felony trial.

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  14. Lunsford Denise 042015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    FOIA requests and a lawsuit have brought a response from Albemarle County Commonwealth's Attorney Denise Lunsford. A Richmond attorney wants information on behalf of a client from Gordonsville that involves the Mark Weiner case, Lunsford's use of a county credit card, and her contact with former supervisor Chris Dumler.

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  15. Group completes review of new revenue options for AlbemarleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2015 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    A panel of citizens and former officials has completed their review of potential ways Albemarle County could raise more revenue to fill budgetary shortfalls caused in part by a growing population . "This committee's report really does bring some value to the Board of Supervisors in terms of what they should spend time on and pursue," said county executive Thomas Foley at the final meeting of the Citizens Resource Advisory Committee.

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  16. Election 2015 Candidate Statements: Debbie ShippRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Crozet Gazette

    I'm Debbie Shipp. It has been an honor to serve the citizens of Albemarle County for 39 years, the last eight years as Circuit Court Clerk.

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  17. Election 2015 Candidate Statements: Steve LandesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Crozet Gazette

    ... Crozet Library" project. I did so because I know the importance of this library for the families of Western Albemarle County. Recently, I travelled with the Governor to Georgia to explore ways to bolster biosciences here in Virginia. There is ...

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  18. Election 2015 Candidate Statements: Dolly JosephRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Crozet Gazette

    I am running for the At Large School Board seat as a dedicated and creative educator who is deeply passionate about each child achieving his or her greatest potential. I am a lifelong Albemarle County resident, who attended Red Hill, Walton, and Western Albemarle.

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  19. Election 2015 Candidate Statements: George ForesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Crozet Gazette

    Albemarle County is our home. I truly care about its future. I was born and raised in Lexington and graduated from Virginia Military Institute.

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  20. Election 2015 Candidate Statements: Jonno AlcaroRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Crozet Gazette

    ... a proud parent of a daughter in the public school system, my skill set will bring considerable value to the Albemarle County School Board and to all of its constituencies at a time when budgeting and funding are the major issues. My management ...

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