If councilors OK the project, Cultivate Charlottesville will build a 10,000 square foot garden near the baseball diamond that will offer produce free to anyone.
But poor air quality could be a recurring problem for the rest of the summer, depending on Canadian wildfires and weather patterns.
Stores in the city sell fireworks for July Fourth, but Charlottesville residents are not legally allowed to set them off without a permit.
With hundreds of wildfires burning out of control, the smoke will likely return with the wind. Officials say N95 masks can filter out some of the worst of the smoke particles.
Amy Laufer and Kellen Squire have similar enough views on abortion that it’s almost impressive they found a way to fight about them.
“People with respiratory or heart disease, the elderly and children are the groups most at risk,” says Virginia Department of Environmental Quality.
Air quality forecasts recommend folks limit their time outside, especially if they have heart or lung issues.
Police say the man caught trespassing at Buford on Tuesday threatened violence toward a single student
City Schools says students are safe, but police will remain on campuses as a precaution.
Karly Scholz says it’s time her generation changed its relationship with guns.