Collins, a member of the Charlottesville Center for Peace and Justice board, has yet to officially file candidacy forms
During the UVA Patent Foundation’s annual awards event last night, Boris Kovatchev received the 2011 Edlich-Henderson Inventor of the Year award
Last year, he owed the State of California more than $13 million
“We’ve got to start making things again,” Governor McDonnell stressed during the announcement. However, he noted, "Virginia is on a roll"
“I have been disappointed that, for different reasons, neither the city nor the county have thought very much about trying to figure out a way to do some more planning in the capital improvement area together,” says Toscano.
The same tax rebate program that gave Bill Atwood’s mixed-use Waterhouse on Water Street a necessary financial push will be used to redevelop the current Martha Jefferson Hospital site once the hospital relocates to Pantops in August.
City and county rapport, and its underlying tensions, is something Fenwick says needs to be worked out, but not “on the backs of city taxpayers and homeowners.”
In an oscillating real estate market, knowing how much a property is worth is nothing short of a strategic masterpiece. Many factors—such as real estate assessment, market value analysis, area comparables and a seller’s motivation—go into finally deciding that a one-story ranch in Charlottesville’s Rose Hill neighborhood could be listed for around $290,000. On most […]
According to the transfer agreement, Soering would have served the last two years of his sentence in Germany before being released
After denying reports earlier in the week, Joanne Boyle has taken the job as UVA women’s basketball coach after all, according to multiple news outlets.
UVA President Teresa Sullivan also announced the creation of the Leonard Sandridge Endowed Scholarship, to support children of UVA employees that show financial need
Just like his Republican opponent, former Senator George Allen, Kaine announced his candidacy in a video.
For 17 years, the Charlottesville City Market has been held at the city-owned Water Street parking lot. But with 80 hopeful vendors currently on the waiting list for slots, the market’s site is bursting at its seams. The Charlottesville City Market task force wants to find a permanent site with double the space currently available […]
Virginia Tech intends to appeal the fine
UVA students who enter locked buildings "do so illegally and at great risk to their personal safety," says UVA Police lieutenant
In late September, Martha Jefferson Hospital (MJH) announced a merger with Sentara—a large, not-for-profit health care system based in Norfolk, Virginia. Sentara, which generated $1.7 billion in revenue in 2009, operates eight hospitals throughout the state and serves more than 2 million patients. Between a merger with a larger not-for-profit and an impending move to […]
In the weeks since a pair of natural disasters compromised nuclear reactors at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi plant, locals looked to Louisa County’s North Anna Nuclear Power Plant, located 30 miles from Charlottesville, and asked whether a similar catastrophe could occur. Dominion Power spokesman Ric Zuercher says a nuclear power plant like North Anna (pictured), 30 […]
Want to make things easier for local bike commuters? You might have to get behind the Meadow Creek Parkway. At least on paper, the controversial, 40-plus-year Charlottesville-Albemarle connector is a biker’s dream: designated bike paths, pedestrian trails and lush, green scenery. For Caroline Laco, who commutes from her home behind Fashion Square Mall to Harris […]
Last year, the 100 or so vendors generated more than $1.4 million in sales, up from $1.2 million in 2009
The two Downtown Mall crossings will be closed to automobiles from 7am to 10am. But the road closures don’t stop there
Added to the roughly 18 acres donated to the city by the owners of Seminole Square Shopping Center, the property now forms more than 20 contiguous acres of parkland
The Associated Press reports that on Monday, Soering’s attorney sent a letter to Governor Bob McDonnell that included the statement of a Lynchburg man who says he worked on a bloody car brought into his shop by Haysom and a man who does not match Soering’s description.
Ned Gallaway lost a 2009 bid for the board’s Rio District seat as an Independent to incumbent Pamela Moynihan, who received 56 percent of the votes
In 2011, both legislators introduced bicycle-related legislations that ultimately failed to pass the House Transportation subcommittee. Deeds’ property appraisal bill moved on
This year, about 40 immigration-related bills were introduced in the General Assembly that would have affected undocumented immigrants and their families.
A long-awaited development slated for the corner of Hydraulic Road and Route 29 North in Albemarle County is officially ready for construction. The Shops at Stonefield—the 1.2 million square-foot development formerly known as Albemarle Place —will break ground in the coming months, according to its developer, Edens & Avant. However, a formal date has not […]