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Charlottesville Inside-Out Celebrates 10 Years With A Concert At The Paramount

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 9:48am -- WCVE

Join us as we celebrate the Charlottesville community and the 10th anniversary of CVIO featuring highlights from seasons past and performances by several of the talented musical artists showcased on the program over the last decade! The evening will be emceed by Terri Allard, CVIO host and co-producer, local musician, and 2016 Best of C-VILLE’s “Best TV Personality.”

GerryRIGGED: Turning Democracy On Its Head

Sun, 10/23/2016 - 7:15pm -- WCVE

Gerrymandering is the process by which political district lines are drawn by the very politicians who stand to benefit by them. GerryRIGGED: Turning Democracy On Its Head shows how technology has made gerrymandering such an exact science that, in most cases, incumbents cannot lose and challengers cannot win. In this documentary, we see how non-partisan reform efforts now underway in Virginia and elsewhere can change this dangerous trend and return political power to the voters.

Frontline: Confronting ISIS

Mon, 10/10/2016 - 2:30pm -- WCVE

One of the biggest foreign policy challenges America’s next president will face is the battle against ISIS. Where does the US-led fight against the terror group stand today?

Veteran Frontline correspondent Martin Smith travels to five countries with key roles in the anti-ISIS fight — Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Syria, Jordan and Turkey — to report on successes, failures and challenges as ISIS loses ground in the region but strikes out with attacks abroad.

Charlottesville Inside-Out 10th Anniversary Concert & Celebration at The Paramount

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 12:03pm -- WCVE

Mark your calendars for the Charlottesville Inside-Out 10th Anniversary Concert & Celebration at The Paramount Theater on January 11, 2017. Join local musician, CVIO host and co-producer, Terri Allard as she leads a community concert to celebrate 10 years of showcasing the people and places that make the Charlottesville community so unique!

Save The Date: January 11, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. (Doors open at 6:00 p.m.)

Feeling Good About America: The 1976 Presidential Election Premieres October 13

Wed, 10/05/2016 - 1:58pm -- WCVE

By 1976, it seemed America was finally on the right track. The Vietnam War and the assassinations of several important political figures were behind us. Vice President Spiro Agnew’s corruption was fading from the public’s memory, and the crimes of Watergate forced Nixon to resign from the presidency. Americans were ready to be normal again. A new feeling was sweeping coast to coast as people pulled together to celebrate the nation’s bicentennial, and to select a new president who could help close the book on an awful decade.

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