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Taste of James Monroe Highland

Taste of James Monroe Highland

Are you looking for a special taste of Highland? From December 14 – 29th join us for an after hours holiday tour and open hearth cooking at the home of President James Monroe. This small-group program will be offered at twilight on four dates in December house and museum spaces decorated for the holidays. The…

Ballet of the Nutcracker

Ballet of the Nutcracker

Sweeten your holiday season with Charlottesville Ballet’s professional production of the classic holiday ballet, The Nutcracker at PVCC’s V. Earl Dickinson Center on December 20-23.

Race and Religion Concert

Race and Religion Concert

January 19 at the Earl V. Dickinson building at PVCC welcomes back by popular demand, musician and educator Horace Scruggs and his band. Bringing their layered harmonies and soulful delivery for another unique learning and listening concert. Following up on his past programs tracing the evolution of soul, gospel and music of the civil rights…

Charlottesville News

ACP LLC Sues Nelson County

Atlantic Coast Pipeline LLC is suing Nelson County over the proposed pipeline project that would run through portions of that county. The Daily Progress reports the lawsuit is seeking a judgment stating the Natural Gas Act “pre-empts” the Nelson County floodplain ordinance, to include “obtaining any zoning permits for any of the floodplain crossings.” Nelson…

City Council Approves Affordable Housing Plan

  On a 4 -1 vote, Charlottesville City Council has approved a planned expansion of the Carlton Views apartments in Belmont. The Daily Progress reports city council was divided on the proposal, but acknowledged the need for more affordable housing. Currently composed of 54 units, developer Fountainhead Properties wants to build 100 new apartments in…

Sex Offender Wanted

(Metro) Virginia State Police are looking for a sex offender who failed to re-register.  Twenty-nine-year-old Domonique Brown is a commercially licensed truck driver who frequents Richmond and Roanoke.   He was convicted of a sex offense involving a child eight years ago.  Brown was registered to a home in Buckingham County, where police say he never…

Xmas Shipping Deadlines Nigh

(Metro) The shipping deadlines are here for those last minute holiday gifts. Procrastinators can ship as late as December 22nd with Priority Mail Express from the Postal Service. Amazon Prime customers will be able to get select items delivered on Christmas day, even if the orders are placed as late as Christmas Eve. For the…

National News

ACP LLC Sues Nelson County

Atlantic Coast Pipeline LLC is suing Nelson County over the proposed pipeline project that would run through portions of that county. The Daily Progress reports the lawsuit is seeking a judgment stating the Natural Gas Act “pre-empts” the Nelson County floodplain ordinance, to include “obtaining any zoning permits for any of the floodplain crossings.” Nelson…

City Council Approves Affordable Housing Plan

  On a 4 -1 vote, Charlottesville City Council has approved a planned expansion of the Carlton Views apartments in Belmont. The Daily Progress reports city council was divided on the proposal, but acknowledged the need for more affordable housing. Currently composed of 54 units, developer Fountainhead Properties wants to build 100 new apartments in…

Sex Offender Wanted

(Metro) Virginia State Police are looking for a sex offender who failed to re-register.  Twenty-nine-year-old Domonique Brown is a commercially licensed truck driver who frequents Richmond and Roanoke.   He was convicted of a sex offense involving a child eight years ago.  Brown was registered to a home in Buckingham County, where police say he never…

Xmas Shipping Deadlines Nigh

(Metro) The shipping deadlines are here for those last minute holiday gifts. Procrastinators can ship as late as December 22nd with Priority Mail Express from the Postal Service. Amazon Prime customers will be able to get select items delivered on Christmas day, even if the orders are placed as late as Christmas Eve. For the…

Central Virginia Sports

ACP LLC Sues Nelson County

Atlantic Coast Pipeline LLC is suing Nelson County over the proposed pipeline project that would run through portions of that county. The Daily Progress reports the lawsuit is seeking a judgment stating the Natural Gas Act “pre-empts” the Nelson County floodplain ordinance, to include “obtaining any zoning permits for any of the floodplain crossings.” Nelson…

City Council Approves Affordable Housing Plan

  On a 4 -1 vote, Charlottesville City Council has approved a planned expansion of the Carlton Views apartments in Belmont. The Daily Progress reports city council was divided on the proposal, but acknowledged the need for more affordable housing. Currently composed of 54 units, developer Fountainhead Properties wants to build 100 new apartments in…

Sex Offender Wanted

(Metro) Virginia State Police are looking for a sex offender who failed to re-register.  Twenty-nine-year-old Domonique Brown is a commercially licensed truck driver who frequents Richmond and Roanoke.   He was convicted of a sex offense involving a child eight years ago.  Brown was registered to a home in Buckingham County, where police say he never…

Xmas Shipping Deadlines Nigh

(Metro) The shipping deadlines are here for those last minute holiday gifts. Procrastinators can ship as late as December 22nd with Priority Mail Express from the Postal Service. Amazon Prime customers will be able to get select items delivered on Christmas day, even if the orders are placed as late as Christmas Eve. For the…

Joe Thomas in the Morning