A dozen new motions were filled in the Jesse Matthew case. Contributed photo

Jesse Matthew to appear in Fairfax court

Accused abductor Jesse Matthew, 33, will appear in court January 8 and 9 in Fairfax County for motions hearings pertaining to a 2005 rape in which he’s charged with attempted capital murder, abduction with intent to defile and sexual assault. Matthew’s attorney, former Albemarle commonwealth’s attorney Jim Camblos, is seeking a gag order and money […]

(Left to right) Charlottesville Police Chief Tim Longo, 
UVA Associate Dean Nicole Eramo, and Nelson County residents at a public meeting with Dominion in October. Photos: Rammelkamp Foto; Dan Addison, UVA University Communications; Graelyn Brashear

C-VILLE’s newsmakers of 2014

This year, Charlottesville’s local news was national news. Below, we take a look the people behind the biggest headlines of 2014 —and explain why you should be watching them in the months to come. No. 1: Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo If local residents weren’t able to recognize Tim Longo by sight at the beginning […]

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FOIAed UVA/Rolling Stone e-mails released

The University of Virginia released more than 100 pages of correspondence with Rolling Stone on December 19, and the name “Jackie,” the source for an alleged gang rape at a fraternity, was never mentioned by Sabrina Rubin Erdely or Rolling Stone fact-checker Elisabeth Garber-Paul. UVA spokesperson Anthony de Bruyn warns Garber-Paul that Erdely’s story of […]