Roll over: Charlottesville reluctantly reveals attorney Wolf’s hourly rate

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Roll over: Charlottesville reluctantly reveals attorney Wolf’s hourly rate

Just days after threat of legal action by The Schilling Show and attorney, Matt Hardin, Charlottesville City Hall has released an un-redacted copy of attorney Tom Wolf’s contract. Wolf has been retained by the city to confiscate property belonging to Mark Brown and the Charlottesville Parking Center through an attempted manipulation of eminent domain. Having […]

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Secret city: Charlottesville City hides attorney’s hourly rate

| July 18, 2016 | 1 Comments
Secret city: Charlottesville City hides attorney’s hourly rate

We support an open and transparent government and will empower all members of the community to be active participants in shaping the decisions that affect us all. — Charlottesville City Council 2020 Vision An inquiry by The Schilling Show regarding the hourly rate the city is paying outside attorney, Tom Wolf, has been met with […]

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Schilling Show wins VAB award

| July 14, 2016 | 3 Comments
Schilling Show wins VAB award

Schilling Show host Rob Schilling, recognized six times by the Associated Press for journalistic excellence, has now been cited by the Virginia Association of Broadcasters (VAB). The story, Islamic Lesson in Augusta County—which was broken on The Schilling Show, made news nationwide, and eventually was featured on the BBC—won first place for Best Documentary or […]

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Fenwick v. Brown: Charlottesville’s parking wars get personal

| July 8, 2016 | 1 Comments
Fenwick v. Brown: Charlottesville’s parking wars get personal

In the wake of a nasty legal battle regarding the Water Street Garage, between Charlottesville City Hall and the Charlottesville Parking Center (CPC), the skirmish has turned personal. In recent broadcast and print media appearances, Charlottesville City Councilor Bob Fenwick has become increasingly personally critical of CPC owner, Mark Brown. But, Brown says the relationship […]

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Shakedown: Albemarle County hammering mom and pop landlords

| July 7, 2016 | 6 Comments
Shakedown: Albemarle County hammering mom and pop landlords

A financially desperate Albemarle County has dropped the tax hammer on mom and pop landlords countywide. Several owners of rental property located within the county have contacted The Schilling Show after receiving ominous notification from the Albemarle County Department of Finance, Business Taxation Division that heretofore-unrequested taxes were now due on their properties. Without a specific […]

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Guest Editorial: Let’s revisit the gun-show loop hole fallacy

| June 30, 2016 | 12 Comments
Guest Editorial: Let’s revisit the gun-show loop hole fallacy

by Tim Griffith Folks who speak the words “Gun Show Loop Hole” often use angry tones of voice to help create the suspicious idea that something evil is going on at gun shows. Lets get a solid fact said right at the start, there is no such thing as what’s being called the “Gun-Show Loop […]

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Heil Signer: Charlottesville Mayor’s new totalitarian police state

| June 26, 2016 | 5 Comments
Heil Signer: Charlottesville Mayor’s new totalitarian police state

Just months after being warned that his new City Council meeting procedures are unconstitutional Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer has doubled down on their enforcement. At the June 20 Charlottesville City Council meeting, Signer unjustly exercised his unwarranted police powers at least twice and in doing so, clearly has violated the United States Constitution. The first instance […]

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Guest editorial: Martha Boneta sues PEC over fraudulent claim

| June 20, 2016 | 3 Comments
Guest editorial: Martha Boneta sues PEC over fraudulent claim

by Kevin Mooney No historical evidence locates Confederate Gen. Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson on what is now Liberty Farm in Fauquier County, Virginia, on the evening of July 18, 1861, three days before the First Battle of Bull Run. So why would a prestigious state preservation group represent that as a fact? The current owner of […]

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Guest editorial: Muslim migrants sexually assault Idaho 5-year old

| June 19, 2016 | 4 Comments
Guest editorial: Muslim migrants sexually assault Idaho 5-year old

by Suzanne Shattuck On 2 June, 2016 a five-year old girl with special needs was playing outside her home at the Fawnbrook Apartments in Twin Falls, Idaho when she was taken by knife point to the shared laundry facilities on the premises by three boys from two refugee families, ages 13, 9, and 8 years […]

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Stacked deck: Charlottesville Blue Ribbon Statue Commission’s fait accompli

| June 18, 2016 | 3 Comments
Stacked deck: Charlottesville Blue Ribbon Statue Commission’s fait accompli

Charlottesville’s recently appointed Blue Ribbon Commission on Race, Memorials and Public Places (BRC) appears to be a politically stacked deck. Sparked by Vice Mayor Wes Bellamy’s public call to remove the Robert E. Lee statue from Lee Park, and unanimously convened by resolution of the Charlottesville City Council on May 6, the BRC was given […]

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