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Talent Show Provides Entertainment, Therapy

Posted: 07/27/2011 - The Charlottesville Therapeutic Program provided area kids a chance to shine on the stage. Participants put on the play Beauty and the Beast at Walker School gym before receiving awards.

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Emmy Nominees Announced

Posted: 07/14/2011 - The Emmy nominations are out and "Mad Men" is leading the series pack with 19 bids, including best drama.

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Dancing With the Stars: Terry Dean Recaps Week 2

Updated: 09/28/2010 - Terry Dean, of Terry Dean's Dance Studio, joined CBS19's Tiffani Sargent to offer his opinions on the contestants' performances during week two of the show.

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Charlottesville Ready to Go Gaga

Updated: 09/08/2010 - The outrageous entertainer, Lady Gaga, will perform at the John Paul Jones Arena Wednesday night. Charlottesville fans are preparing to pay homage to their idol's unique style by visiting local party stores.

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Film About UVa Corner Parking Lot Plays in NYC

Updated: 08/08/2010 - The documentary "The Parking Lot Movie", exclusively about the Corner parking lot in Charlottesville, is now hitting the big screen in the Big Apple.

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Nelson County Gathers for 'Mud Bog of Dreams'

Updated: 07/27/2010 - There were lots of people and lots of mud at Saturday's Rockfish Valley Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department Mud Bog of Dreams. Newsplex photojournalist Jared Guest spent the afternoon at the messy event.

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Jennifer's Heroes: Michael Jones, Music for HOPE

Updated: 06/10/2010 - This week's hero, Michael Jones, has moved all over the country, but now calls Charlottesville home. Each stop along the way, Jones has left a mark with his Music for HOPE organization, which works to bring hope to the future through music.

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C'ville Joins the World in Preparing for Soccer's Biggest Game

Updated: 06/09/2010 - Some Charlottesville residents will join the hundreds of thousands around the world as the World Cup gets underway. Soccer's largest event will generate nearly $2 billion and create thousands of jobs in the host country, South Africa.

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Nonprofits Compete in Poster Challenge to Improve the City

Updated: 06/04/2010 - In a competition by the Charlottesville Design Center, local nonprofits were given the challenge to create a poster demonstrating the changes they'd like to make to improve the city. More than 50 organizations responded, but only 12 designs were selected to be showcased at Cityspace.

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'Golden Girl' Rue McClanahan Dies

Posted: 06/03/2010 - Rue McClanahan, the Emmy-winning actress who brought the sexually liberated Southern belle Blanche Devereaux to life on the hit TV series "The Golden Girls," has died. She was 76.

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Local Fabric Store Hosts Clothing Creation Challenge

Updated: 06/02/2010 - Les Fabriques, a local fabric store, is hosting a bunch of challenges for aspiring designers inspired by Project Runway. The creations will be displayed in a fashion show in September.

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'American Idol' Finale is a Bowersox Lovefest

Updated: 05/26/2010 - The final competition night of this season's "American Idol" was a lovefest, and Crystal Bowersox got a big share of the affection. The finale, which airs Wednesday night, will feature viewers' decision of Bowersox or Lee DeWyze as the next American Idol.

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Fridays After 5 Preview: The Rogan Brothers Band

Updated: 05/21/2010 - Brothers Eric and Josh Rogan grew up in Charlottesville and started their eponymous Rogan Brothers Band in 1996 in their mother's basement. This week, they'll headline the weekly Fridays After Five at the Charlottesville Pavilion.

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Dave Matthews Band to Take Break from Touring

Posted: 05/17/2010 - For the first time in 20 years, the Dave Matthews Band is taking a break from the road. The group announced on its website that they will not be touring in 2011. However, DMB plans to return in 2012.

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Local Band, Parachute, Prepares for Homecoming

Updated: 04/29/2010 - Parachute, a band with roots at Charlottesville High School and the University of Virginia, is making a homecoming in Charlottesville Friday night, playing at the Jefferson Theater.

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Levy's Fashion Show Raises Awareness of Alzheimer's

Updated: 04/20/2010 - Levy's in Charlottesville is hosting a fashion show Tuesday night to raise funds for Alzheimer's disease and to promote a new book by Jeannette Barron, which details her experiences as her mother suffered from the disease. Barron's mother was a Charlottesville resident for more than 20 years.

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Conan O'Brien to Make TBS His New Late-night Home

Updated: 04/12/2010 - Former 'Tonight Show' host Conan O'Brien will begin a new late-night journey in November on TBS. O'Brien left NBC in January after an eight-month stint as the 'Tonight Show' host when Jay Leno reclaimed the hour.

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First 'American Idol' Finalist Booted

Posted: 03/18/2010 - Lacey Brown, the 24-year-old event coordinator from Amarillo, Texas, was the first finalist eliminated from the ninth season of the Fox singing competition Wednesday.

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Producer Admits to Attempted Letterman Shakedown

Posted: 03/09/2010 - Robert "Joe" Halderman has pleaded guilty to attempted grand larceny after an alleged blackmail incident involving David Letterman. He is sentenced to six months in jail and 1,000 hours of community service.

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Drew Brees Visits Letterman after Super Bowl Win

Posted: 02/08/2010 - Super Bowl MVP Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints will chat with David Letterman on the Late Show Monday night. This is the sixth consecutive year that a Super Bowl-winning quarterback has appeared on the Late Show following the game.

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