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Game over: Whites 2, blacks 0 in Democrats' firehouse primary
Published on Aug 25th, 2011
62 comments By Rob Schilling A 32-year reign of engineered, single-seat black representation on Charlottesville’s City Council crashed to a screeching halt on Sunday, August 21 with the early morning release of...
Hot contests: Democrats clash in dog days of summer
Published on Jul 21st, 2011
63 comments Across Virginia, voters go to the polls in November to elect state and local legislators, but in Charlottesville, the election will pretty much be sewn up in August. In this overwhelmingly Democratic...
$750 City Hall bonuses causing controversy
Published on Jan 18th, 2010
12 comments City employees have one extra reason to be thankful: they just got $750 bonuses. NBC29 broke the story.