It costs a pretty penny to live in Charlottesville, in comparison to other cities. That high cost of living in combination with low annual average pay means a lot less expendable income for local workers.
Even though it still feels like we're in the middle of summer, winter is just around the corner. That means soon, homeowners will want to start up their fireplaces- and now is the time to make sure they're safe.
The nursing shortage is affecting several communities in the United States including Charlottesville. A candidate for the 57th District seat in the Virginia House of Delegates is trying to change that.