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Carter Mountain Orchard Sunset

Visit Scottsville

An Insider's Guide to Scottsville, Virginia Scottsville is a small, welcoming community in southern Albemarle County. Its main street parallels the James River, the longest river in the state. Scottsville is the only incorporated town in Albemarle County and was the original county seat. Naturally…

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Weekend Weather Update January 6, 2020

Happy New Year! It’s hard to believe the holidays are in the rear-view mirror and we’ve all said “So long!” to 2020. We are now settling into the winter months here in Charlottesville & Albemarle County, but just because we are in the midst of the winter season doesn’t mean there’s a shortage of…

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The Ultimate Charlottesville Winter Bucket List

Winters in Charlottesville and Albemarle County are quieter and lower key than any other season. For those seeking to avoid crowds and enjoy a little rest and relaxation after the holidays, it’s a preferred time to visit. Many of the most unique things to do here in our part of Virginia, including…

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Weekend Weather Update December 17, 2020

With the official start of winter on the horizon, it began to look and feel like winter in the Charlottesville area this week, with a bit of wintry weather earlier in the week. Charlottesville & Albemarle County were briefly turned into a winter wonderland, with tree branches encased in a clear, icy…

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