Monthly Archive for February, 2013

Snow to Run for Reelection to BOS

Freshman Board of Visitors member Duane Snow is running for a second term, Molly Balkenbush reports for NBC-29. The Samuel Miller Republican promises to continue to advance transportation projects, expand the physical size of county schools, and get internet access for the whole of his district. The election is in November.

Lake Monticello Standoff Ends Peacefully

23-year-old James Kardos was arrested early this morning, ending a nine-hour standoff at Lake Monticello. A suspect in a domestic assault in Charlottesville, the city resident fled to Lake Monticello, where he holed up in his mother’s home, surrounded by police, the street’s homes evacuated. He fired a gunshot at one point, to no apparent effect, and police later retaliated with a no-more-effect stun grenade. At 1 AM police entered the home and arrested him, and he’s been taken back to Charlottesville and jailed. This is the most excitement at Lake Monticello in a long time.



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