Task force arrests one in Charlottesville in drug investigation, search of home
The 3A Regional Drug and Gang Task Force searched a Charlottesville home this morning related to a drug investigation and took one person into custody. The search warrant was served at a residence in the 900 block of Charlton Avenue. Shena Bowers, 55, of Charlottesville, was taken into custody without...
UVA fraternity suspended after student goes into coma following alleged hazing incident
The University of Virginia (UVA) has suspended one of its fraternities after a student went into a coma following what is alleged to have been a hazing incident.
University of Virginia Suspends All Fraternity Social Events After Alleged Hazing Event Leaves Pledge in Coma
An unidentified University of Virginia student is hospitalized in a coma after an alleged hazing incident caused him to fall backwards down a flight of stairs, officials said.
Property owners could face fines for residents being unaware of lead in drinking water
LOUISA, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Owners of one Louisa County neighborhood are under pressure from state officials for lead in drinking water. This is in connection to a test done by the Department of Health in September of last year that found there was too much lead in the drinking water in the Six-O-Five neighborhood.
‘Huge impact to the county,’ Madison County official says on news of massive Plow & Hearth layoffs
MADISON COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - Plow & Hearth is closing its distribution center in Madison County, leading to a heavy loss of jobs. It says layoffs will start in May, but the winding down process is already underway. The retail stores in the county will remain open, but the distribution...
The Chief Report, 2/28
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- In this edition of The Chief Report, Charlottesville Police Chief Michael Kochis talks about the recent drug bust on Charlton Avenue that resulted in the arrest of Shena Bowers. He said the people of Rose Hill had made it very clear that they wanted something...
Luxurious Lake Anna Home Sells for $2.08M
A recently sold 3-story house near Mineral, Virginia, located at 424 Rock Island Ridge in Lake Anna, has garnered attention for its impressive features. The property was sold for $2,080,000 on February 22nd, boasting a spacious layout with 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms spread across a massive 6,125 square feet. Situated on a sprawling lot size of 1.01 acres, this residence offers a luxurious and serene living experience.
Experience the Enchantment of The Alley Light in Charlottesville
Nestled in Charlottesville, Virginia, The Alley Light speakeasy stands as a beacon for those seeking a unique blend of history and craft cocktails. This hidden gem, celebrated for its Prohibition-era ambiance and exceptional menu, offers a captivating experience. It's a testament to the allure of speakeasies, promising an unforgettable evening of mystery and indulgence.
Sip and Savor: 3 Must-Visit Pubs in Orange
In this article, we will be exploring three unique pubs located in Orange. Have you had the chance to visit any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please feel free to share your comments below!
Virginia State Police carry out Charlton Ave. search warrant with Charlottesville police aid
Part of Charlottesville’s Charlton Avenue was crawling with police the morning of Tuesday, February 27.
Virginia Uses Three-Point Resurgence to Escape Boston College With 72-68 Win
After starting the game 3/16 from beyond the arc, the Cavaliers made their last five threes to take down the Eagles on Wednesday night in Chestnut Hill
Teen accused of assaulting UVA sorority members pleads not guilty, trial date set
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- A trial date has been set for the teen accused of breaking into a University of Virginia sorority house and assaulting members. Harry Sedwick pleaded not guilty to three charges in Charlottesville Circuit Court Tuesday. The 19-year-old is facing charges of breaking and entering and...
Charlottesville wants to increase rental assistance program
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - Charlottesville says its rental assistance program isn’t helping those in need enough. The city wants to increase its rental assistance program for seniors and people with disabilities from $1,500 to $2,000 a month. “Increase the benefit amount, increase the income threshold, so that you don’t...
Charlottesville police participate in de-escalation training
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - Law enforcement can be put in tough or complicated situations every single day. Charlottesville Police Department held a training session to teach new and experiences officers how to diffuse tense encounters before potential tragedy. “This reality of it is the biggest, the most important skill that...
29Investigates: Albemarle and Charlottesville pedestrian safety
11 pedestrians in Virginia have been killed within the past two weeks, including one man in Albemarle County.
U.Va. alumna settles First Amendment lawsuit with the University after her expulsion
Morgan Bettinger, Class of 2021 College alumna, settled a lawsuit against the University after being sanctioned by the University Judiciary Committee for a 2020 comment concerning Black Lives Matter protestors blocking traffic in downtown Charlottesville. The lawsuit alleged that President Jim Ryan, the University Board of Visitors and former Dean of Students Allen Groves violated her free speech and due process rights by permitting and assisting in her expulsion.
Savor the Flavor: Exploring 4 Unforgettable Pizzas in Orange
This article presents four distinct pizzas from Orange. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of these yet? If yes, we would love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
Bloodhound teams to attend training seminar
LOUISA COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- More than two dozen bloodhound teams will be in the area starting this weekend. They will be around for the Louisa County Sheriff’s Office’s 12th annual Winter Bloodhound Training Seminar. There will be 28 teams from law enforcement agencies from Massachusetts, Pennsylvania...
No. 2 Cornerback In Maryland Christopher Spence Announces Commitment To ACC Program
Huge addition for the Cavaliers
Virginia Festival of the Book Announces Full Schedule
The Virginia Festival of the Book, a program of Virginia Humanities, has been bringing together writers and readers to promote and celebrate books, reading, literacy, and literary culture every March since 1995, making 2024 the 30th annual festival. The festival—which will take place from March 20 to 24 in Charlottesville—has announced the full program for […]