Central VA News

Ash Lawn Opera's 'Fair Lady' Could Dance All Night... But Not in Tweed

Ash Lawn Opera is putting on "My Fair Lady" at the Paramount.

Charlottesville Police Ask for Help to Solve Burglary

The Charlottesville Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred Tuesday and needs the public's help.

Connect

 

CPD Asking For Help Solving Burglary

The Charlottesville Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred Tuesday and needs the public's help.

Officers responded to a local business on the 200 block of 2nd Street SW.

The suspect was seen on surveillance cameras inside the business.

Police say he forced his way into the business and stole several bottles of alcohol.

They report the incident occurred sometime between 4 a.m. and 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 434-977-4000.

Sweet Briar On Track To Start Classes 8/27

Classes at Sweet Briar College will kick off two days after the school’s former leadership wanted to close it for good.

Previous leaders wanted to close the school on August 25th, but after the new leadership reported receiving the second of three payment installments required by a court ruling to keep the school open, students will be in lectures beginning August 27th.

Alumni-lead Saving Sweet Briar has now paid $8.5 million of the required $12 million to continue operations.

CENTRAL VIRGINIA SPORTS

more

Anderson Back at UVa, Preparing for NBA Grind

It didn't take Justin Anderson long to figure out that basketball was different at the NBA level -- even in the summer league.

Cavs' First Three Practices Open to the Public

When the Virginia football team opens practice on August 7, the first three practices will be open to the public.

Flucos Open First Camp of Szarmach Era

Steve Szarmach admitted Thursday morning that because of the heat and humidity in Central Virginia, he had to limit what the Fluvanna County football team did on the first day of practice.

For RG3, Focus Is on Future

Robert Griffin III says he wants to put his up-and-down past in the NFL behind him and "focus on the future."

NATIONAL NEWS

more

INTERNATIONAL NEWS

more

Private jet reportedly belonging to bin Laden family slams into UK car auction, killing 4

A private jet reportedly belonging to Usama bin Laden’s family has crashed in southern England, killing four people.

Official: Puerto Rico lacks money and cannot make $58 million bond payment due Saturday

Puerto Rico's government says it cannot make an upcoming $58 million bond payment and is warning that the general fund will run out of liquidity by November if no action is taken.

Mexican state says residents of heavily Indian area approve controversial wind power project

The government of the southern Mexico state of Oaxaca says residents of a heavily Indian area have approved the installation of a huge wind power project in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec.

Activists say Cuban migrants traveling to US targeted for abuse, extortion in Mexico

Advocates for migrants in Mexico say they have filed 15 complaints accusing Mexican government officials of extorting Cubans passing through the country en route to the United States.

EVENTS

 «  Jul 2015  » 
S M T W T F S
   

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

31