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How to find the right Virginia defensive driving course online

- So, you are thinking about taking a defensive driving course in Virginia.
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Night of the Superstars show benefits great work being done at UVA Children’s Hospital

- Awesome Wrestling Entertainment is putting on its eighth Night of the Superstars event to raise money for the UVA Children’s Hospital on Saturday, May 6.
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Graeme of Thrones comes to Wayne Theatre

- The critically-acclaimed Graeme of Thrones is coming to the Wayne Theatre on Monday, March 27, at 7 p.m.
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Battle of Waynesboro highlighted in Wayne Theatre speaker series

- A Richard Williams lecture on the Battle of Waynesboro highlights the Wayne Theatre Signature Speaker Series presentation.
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David Swanson: Mike Signer-Profile in cowardice

- There was a footnote to Charlottesville passing a resolution asking Congress to move money from the military.


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CAPSAW extends Community Needs Assessment

- CAPSAW is asking area residents to help determine funding priorities for the next three years.
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WTJU, in face of budget cuts, embarks on week-long rock odyssey

- Every year, the University of Virginia’s eclectic community radio station WTJU sets aside seven days for its Rock Marathon.
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Comedy rules in spring production of Alfred Hitchcock spoof ‘The 39 Steps’

- Eastern Mennonite University’s Main Stage spring production, “The 39 Steps” is a zany fast-paced Alfred Hitchcock spoof.
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Route 701 in Rockingham County closed Thursday for pipe replacement

- Part of Route 701 (Silver Lake Road) in Rockingham County is scheduled to be closed to through traffic on Thursday.

 

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Shenandoah Valley Art Center events: April 2017

- The Shenandoah Valley Art Center, during the month of April, in the Cabell/Arehart Gallery is presenting Facets, a four part exhibit.
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Shenandoah Valley Youth Symphony spring concert features local soloists

- Ana Jermstad and Ira Miller will be the featured soloists for the Shenandoah Valley Youth Symphony spring concert.
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Virginia Tech student’s determination inspires

- In the fall of 2012, Lamont “Gucci” Livingston was a first-year engineering student at Virginia Tech.
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VPAS highlights Meals on Wheels program

- Valley Program for Aging Services will participate in the 15th annual March for Meals Community Champions Week.

Compass Shakespeare Ensemble announces 2017 MFA Festival

- Compass Shakespeare Ensemble presents its 2017 MFA Play Festival March 21-26.

 

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Wilson Fairchild returning to the Wayne Theatre on March 25

- The country music duo Wilson Fairchild returns to the stage at the Wayne Theatre on Saturday, March 25.
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Woman charged in connection with Waynesboro runaway case

- The Waynesboro Police Department has charged a Waynesboro woman for her role in a recent teen runaway case.
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‘Real Boy’ screening at Wayne Theatre on Thursday

- The Wayne Theatre is hosting a screening of the critically-acclaimed "Real Boy."
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Two-state heroin investigation nets 11 arrests

- A joint narcotics investigation has resulted in the dismantling of a significant heroin trafficking ring in the National Capital Region.
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OnStage Augusta presents Tenore

- Tenore brings their wit, talent, charm and charisma in a powerful concert at Wilson Memorial High School.
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Cole Bockenfeld: Support single parents in Virginia

- In 1984, President Reagan issued a proclamation designating March 21 as National Single Parents Day.
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Challenges facing nation’s greatest library focus of Augusta County Historical Society talk

- Library of Congress Chief of Staff Robert Newlen will speak to the 21st Augusta County Historical Society Annual Spring Banquet on April 3.
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400-plus-year-old play makes Western Hemisphere debut at American Shakespeare Center

- The Fair Maid of the Exchange is joining the rotating repertory at the Blackfriars Playhouse.
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A cappella groups to compete at April 8 Shenandoah Valley Sing-Off

- Ten a cappella groups will compete for cash prizes during The Shenandoah Valley Sing-Off.
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Lime Kiln Theater announces 2017 Summer Concert Series

- Lime Kiln Theater has announced its Summer 2017 concert schedule.
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Sixth annual EMU Walk for Hope raises awareness for mental health

- A quilt hangs inside the counseling center at EMU, sharing an important message.
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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: March 20-24

- The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.
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Staunton District Traffic Alert: March 20-24

- The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton District during the coming weeks.
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Commonwealth Transportation Board announces $76.8 million in roads contracts

- The Commonwealth Transportation Board approved 12 contracts at its monthly meeting this week totaling $76.8 million.
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Virginia Statewide Tornado Drill set for March 21

- The Statewide Tornado Drill is scheduled for Tuesday, March 21, at 9:45 a.m.
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Culpeper District: Traffic Alerts for March 20-24

- The following highway work is scheduled, weather permitting, in the Culpeper District during the upcoming week.
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Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine student’s research leads to policy changes

- Jessica Nguyen would have never pictured herself as a medical student a decade ago.
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Lane closures coming to Interstate 64 for bridge work

- Bridge maintenance work will soon begin on Interstate 64 at mile marker 119 over Route 781 in Charlottesville.
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W&L hosts 13th National Symposium of Theater and Performance Arts in Academe

- Washington and Lee University will welcome visitors to its 13th National Symposium of Theater and Performance Arts in Academe.
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Paul Wesolowski named COO of VCU Health System Hospitals

- Paul Wesolowski has been named chief operating officer of VCU Hospitals.
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Mock airplane crash drill gives first responders opportunity to train

- A full-scale drill that will simulate an airplane crash at the Virginia Tech Montgomery Executive Airport at 11 a.m. on April 8.
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EMU Latino Student Alliance celebrates cultural pride

- Members of the EMU Latino Student Alliance retrieve a decadent cake and sing “Happy Birthday."
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Lynchburg District Traffic Alert: March 20-24

- Highway work in the Lynchburg District requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.
charlottesville

Charlottesville to vote on resolution opposing Trump budget

- Charlottesville City Council has on its agenda for Monday, March 20th, a vote on a resolution opposing President Donald Trump's budget.
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Secretariat’s birthday, local food and beverages part of equine festival

- A farm-to-fork dinner and a brand-new Secretariat-themed beer are part of the March 24-26 Virginia Horse Festival.
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Virginia State Police urges safe driving on St. Patrick’s Day

- For millions of Americans, partying is in the plan this St. Patrick’s Day, but Virginia State Police wants those celebrating to plan for a safe ride home.
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U.S. Army Field Band coming to the Wayne Theatre on March 20

- The Wayne Theatre presents a special free performance of the U.S. Army Field Band on Monday, March 20, at 7 p.m.
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Detour impacts drivers on Interstate 81, Interstate 64 in Rockbridge County

- VDOT is performing bridge work on the Interstate 64 westbound bridge over Route 763 (Lincoln Road) and Mill Creek in Rockbridge County.
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Keven Walker talks importance of local Civil War battles, preservation

- Keven Walker will speak to the Augusta County Historical Society about the Valley Campaign in the Civil War.
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Bob Nocek Presents: Buddy Guy at The Paramount Theater

- Bob Nocek will present Buddy Guy at The Paramount Theater on Wednesday, August 23 at 8 p.m.
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EMU alumnus among those kidnapped in Democratic Republic of Congo

- Michael J. “M.J.” Sharp ‘05, a United Nations official, was among six people kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Stanford Professor Robert Reich to speak at W&L

- Robert Reich, professor of political science at Stanford University, will give a lecture at Washington and Lee University.
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National Science Foundation grant provides 3-D printers for classrooms

- On Feb. 20, the last of a group of 56 in-service and pre-service teachers received a 3-D printer as part of a three-year grant.
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Rockingham County Fair invites entries for Theme Contest

- The Rockingham County Fair Association invites entries for its 2017 Theme Contest.
charlottesville

Charlottesville plans downtown public parking update meeting

- The Charlottesville Office of Economic Development will host a meeting regarding parking in Downtown Charlottesville.