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Virginia Accident Causing I-85 Delays

Virginia Accident Causing I-85 Delays

A traffic accident on I-85 in Dinwiddie, Virginia has caused lane blockages and delays in addition to multiple reported injuries. Traffic backups are expected to continue for some time. There have been two medflight helicopters dispatched to treat those who were hurt and take them to a local hospital. The accident happened by mile marker […]

University of Virginia Reinstates and Reinvents Greek Parties

University of Virginia Reinstates and Reinvents Greek Parties

The University of Virginia decided to reinstate social activity privileges to greek system members, ending early a ban instituted in response to a now discredited story about a gang rape, but has asked for a reinvention of the party safety procedures. University President Teresa Sullivan has met with heavy criticism for what many have deemed […]

Monticello Evening Tours Combine History and Christmas Holiday Traditions

Monticello Evening Tours Combine History and Christmas Holiday Traditions

Monticello, the Charlottesville, VA, home of Thomas Jefferson, is hosting evening tours beginning Dec. 12 and throughout the month that combine history and Christmas holiday traditions of the late 18th and early 19th centuries. The first tour starts after dark at 5:30, followed by additional tours spaced 15 minutes apart at 5:45 and 6 p.m. […]

Colonial Williamsburg Christmas Season Begins With Grand Illumination

Colonial Williamsburg Christmas Season Begins With Grand Illumination

Colonial Williamsburg, the 18th-century living history museum in Virginia, officially prepares for the Christmas season beginning with the Grand Illumination, always held on the first Sunday of December. For 2014, a variety of events will be available throughout the day, Sunday, Dec. 7, ranging from guided tours through the homes and shops decorated for the […]

‘Rolling Stone’ Magazine Regrets UVA Article

‘Rolling Stone’ Magazine Regrets UVA Article

Rolling Stone magazine admitted fault Friday after publishing a story regarding a female student at the University of Virginia (UVA) who was allegedly gang-raped at a fraternity house. Rolling Stone¬†indicated they regretted publishing their UVA article due to new details in the case and released an apology to their readers, the university and all parties […]

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