- Typically in January, Wintergreen is packed with skiers, but not this year. In fact, a recent report says 2007 is likely to be the hottest year on record for the world, and those hot temps are putting a chill on local ski business.
- At the end of each year, Police Departments all around the nation compile crime statistics to analyze what trends they see in their communities. For Charlottesville and Albemarle, the trends were similar.
- Jim Webb was sworn in as Virginia's new senator today. He's likely to support most of the Democrats' priorities for the first 100 hours of 110th Congress, with the exception of some social issues.