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Mark Warner seeks to advance information security in the healthcare sector

- U.S. Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) wrote to various health care stakeholders to seek input on ways to best improve cybersecurity in the healthcare industry.
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Bridgewater College students to serve with Habitat for Humanity during spring break

- A group of Bridgewater College students and a faculty member will put on tool belts and pick up hammers as they spend spring break volunteering as construction workers with Habitat for Humanity’s Collegiate Challenge Spring Break 2019.
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Sports

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UVA Baseball: ‘Hoos sweep two from ‘Nova

- Virginia (3-3) climbed to the .500 mark with a 7-2 win in game one and a 7-3 victory in game two of a doubleheader against Villanova (0-5). The Cavaliers came from behind in both contests and improve to 3-0 at Disharoon Park this week.
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College Wrestling: #23 Virginia drops dual to #15 Pitt

- It came down to the final bout and took two tiebreak periods to determine a winner, but #15 Pittsburgh (10-3, 3-2 ACC) took the win on Friday night with a 20-15 victory over #23 Virginia (12-10, 1-4 ACC) at Memorial Gym.
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Events

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Agricultural trade conference to feature trade ministers, Virginia update

- Ministers from U.S. trade partners and representatives of domestic commodity organizations are among speakers at the 11th annual Virginia Governor’s Conference on Agricultural Trade.
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Nominations now accepted for VDOF Camp Woods & Wildlife

- Nominations are open for Camp Woods & Wildlife, formerly known as Holiday Lake Forestry Camp.  The 73rd annual camp will be held June 17-22 at Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center near Appomattox.
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Business

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4 marketing trends that will matter to businesses in 2019

- The complex world of marketing is constantly evolving. New trends come and go every year, and 2019 is no exception. Some strategies will prove to be more successful and long-lasting than others.
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The best ways to find a deal on a used car

- Buying a used car is a deal in and of itself; you don’t have to pay as much money, and there’s a good chance that you can find a vehicle that’s either well-maintained or doesn’t have too many miles on it.