Charlottesville Breaking News
Donald Trump is aiming for a hole-in-one with reported plans to build a public golf course on the former Kluge estate in southern Albemarle, but several hazards stand in his way. For one, the 217-acre would-be golf course in the front yard of Albemarle House is under conservation easement– and it's also under litigation from the John Kluge Jr. Trust, which claims Trump stiffed it on the purchase price.
Best sign racism is alive and lurking: Some miscreant paints a racial slur and crude pornographic image on Beta Bridge May 1 that's condemned by UVA President Teresa Sullivan, the Student Council, and the Black Student Alliance, according to a release. Meanwhile, a university group holds a discussion April 29 on declining African-American enrollment.
Worst girlfriend slaying: Eighteen-year-old Alexis Artice Rose is stabbed to death in the Farmer's Food parking lot in Dillwyn April 30. Her boyfriend, Christopher Jerel Moseley, 20, is charged with first-degree murder, and her family says Rose was pregnant, according to NBC29
Worst Gator attack: Daniel Roe, 59, is suing an Albemarle
Charlottesville Regional Jail inmate, superintendent Colonel Ron
Matthews, and staffer Terry Hughes for $10 million for injuries he
claims came from being mowed down by a utility vehicle driven by
inmate Sean Wesley Sapin on a trail along the Rivanna River in
Pantops last October. K.
Burnell Evans has the story in the
Worst news for Charlottesville residents who have to go to the bathroom: City staff is asking City Council to raise sewer...