Government & Courts

Notes from the news desk. File photo.

What’s coming up the week of June 24?

Each week, the news team takes a look at upcoming meetings and events in Charlottesville and Albemarle we think you should know about. Consider it a look into our datebook, and be sure to share newsworthy happenings in the comments section. The Albemarle County Historic Preservation Societymeets at 4:30pm Monday in Conference Room 241 of the […]

Richard Nelson Hawkins III, aka "Squirrel," whom police believe robbed United Bank on the Downtown Mall Monday. Photo courtesy Charlottesville Police.

Police investigate bank robbery, home invasions

It’s been a busy week for Charlottesville and Albemarle police, who are investigating a bank robbery and three armed home invasions, one of which sent a city resident to the hospital with a gunshot wound. City police are now seeking a suspect in the bank robbery, which took place around 4:45pm Monday at Union Bank […]