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Officials: Local schools can offer in-person learning without all staff being vaccinated for COVID-19

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County Board votes to allow children of all grade levels to attend school in-person

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The pandemic has taken a toll on children and teens. What can be done? 

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Black newborns die at a higher rate than white newborns. A UVA fellow aims to shine a light on the disparity. 

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Local group gives LGBTQ, BIPOC communities and allies inclusive recovery space

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Black Charlottesville could get mental health center thanks to UVA Equity Center fellow 

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Albemarle County schools move learning online only while still allowing children to play winter sports 

While instruction will be moving online for Albemarle County children, the School Board on Thursday voted 6-1 to allow students to play winter sports and take part in extracurricular activities, including band.  ACPS will move entirely virtual on Tuesday, and that situation will continue until at least Feb. 1 due to the rise of COVID-19 […]