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February 11, 2018
Therapeutic court program kicks off in city, county Nearly a quarter of inmates at the Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail may have a serious mental illness, according to a recent study by a joint city-county policy team. “What this data suggests is that there are individuals who are cycling in and out ...
June 22, 2016
The Charlottesville and Albemarle County Parks and Recreation departments held the second annual Robin and Mani’s All Buddy Camp earlier this month. The camp was created in 2015 to honor Robin Aldridge, a special-needs preschool teacher, and her daughter, Mani, a Charlottesville High School student, who were both killed ...
July 14, 2014
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May 15, 2014
An Albemarle County Public Schools teacher is making reading a little easier for some of her students. Thanks to a $1,200 gift from the CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation’s Teachers and Technology grant program, Greer Elementary School teacher Stephanie Tatel will reinforce reading skills with the use of ...
July 30, 2013
At last week’s joint Albemarle Board of Supervisors and School Board meeting, school and social services staff proposed a new $1.8 million preschool program that could serve about 130 kids in the northern urban area. School Board member Diantha McKeel said that the program, if adopted, could look ...