- Planting trees was part of the lesson plan at Ivy Creek School. Albemarle County Firefighters helped a dozen kids dig holes and pat the soil in order to plant the perfect tree in honor of Arbor Day.
- Charlottesville City Council members have proposed raising the utility rates by about five percent this year. The rate increase would impact water, sewer and gas rates for resident and business owners.
- Some of the Hispanic community in Charlottesville is weighing in on President Bush's immigration speech from last night. The people we spoke this say overall, the speech was positive.
- The clock is ticking for five million eligible seniors who have not signed up for Medicare's prescription drug plan. Seniors who don't sign up face penalties and that's why some want an extension.