Guest editorial: PEC’s harebrained Keswick roundabout scheme

| February 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
Guest editorial: PEC’s harebrained Keswick roundabout scheme

By Diane Weber The Problem Traffic along Rt. 22/231 has undergone a transition over the last 20 years. The number of vehicles using the road has been steadily rising – along with the number of trucks. Our country road is starting to look like it just isn’t up to the task of carrying all that […]

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Slap: Sheffield blows $575 taxpayer dollars on Smart29 postcard response

| February 16, 2015 | 1 Comments
Slap: Sheffield blows $575 taxpayer dollars on Smart29 postcard response

Currently under fire for ignoring hundreds of constituents and insulting thousands more over the wildly unpopular 29/Rio Grade Separated Interchange (GSI), Rio District Supervisor, Brad Sheffield, now has doubled-down and slapped Albemarle County taxpayers square across the face. In response to a postcard campaign by organized by Smart29.org—requesting Sheffield pause the GSI in deference to neighborhood […]

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Bad mouth: Sheffield bashes Boyd for ‘legitimizing’ Smart29 ‘lies’

| January 28, 2015 | 2 Comments
Bad mouth: Sheffield bashes Boyd for ‘legitimizing’ Smart29 ‘lies’

Democrat Brad Sheffield is not known for holding his tongue. In his short tenure as Albemarle County’s Rio District Supervisor, Sheffield often has addressed his constituents brashly and sometimes recklessly, exuding an air of superiority rather than a sense of understanding or compassion. While Supervisor Sheffield continues to double-down on the Grade-Separated Monstrosity (GSM) at […]

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Guest editorial: Why It’s Time for a 21st Century Fourth Amendment in Virginia

| January 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
Guest editorial: Why It’s Time for a 21st Century Fourth Amendment in Virginia

By Tutis Libertas HJ 578 introduced in the Virginia General Assembly on January 9  by Delegate Richard L. “Rich” Anderson proposes an amendment to Virginia’s Constitution to prohibit unreasonable searches and seizures by government. It is a “Fourth Amendment” for the 21st century. This article provides a general explanation of why this proposed amendment to […]

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Mobocracy and mayhem: Race-charged mob kills Charlottesville free speech

| December 19, 2014 | 3 Comments
Mobocracy and mayhem: Race-charged mob kills Charlottesville free speech

An angry, race-charged mob shut down Charlottesville’s December 15 City Council meeting. The trouble commenced during “matters by the public,” where citizens have three minutes to address the council. When John Heyden, an older, white Charlottesville resident began to speak on the topic of factual racial dialogue, moans, whoops, hollers, chants, and cries of “racist” […]

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Guest editorial: Fifth District meeting was orchestration worthy of Bach or Beethoven

| December 15, 2014 | 8 Comments
Guest editorial: Fifth District meeting was orchestration worthy of Bach or Beethoven

by Ed Yensho, Chairman, Greene County Republican Committee This is my personal account of the Republican Congressional Fifth District meeting in Concord, VA. On Sunday, December 7th. As this is considered a public meeting, the names of the innocent, or in some cases the not so innocent, have not been changed. For my potential detractors, […]

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Cut up: Democrat Charlottesville sign vandals strike again

| November 3, 2014 | 1 Comments
Cut up: Democrat Charlottesville sign vandals strike again

Charlottesville, Virginia, home of Thomas Jefferson, and the birthplace of liberty has now become the home of left-wing political intolerance. Following a particularly egregious 2012 election cycle, in which many GOP signs were damaged, stolen, or destroyed, the Charlottesville Democrat vandals have struck again. This time, with a box cutter, eviscerating 4 x 8 campaign signs of Republican, Robert Hurt. If you […]

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Fire Iachetta: Charlottesville Dems and GOP call for action

| October 29, 2014 | 2 Comments
Fire Iachetta: Charlottesville Dems and GOP call for action

Following revelations of cell phone and credit card abuse in the Charlottesville General Registrar’s office, pressure is mounting for the removal of Sheri Iachetta. A group of prominent Charlottesville Democrats and Republicans, including the leadership of both parties, has issued a strongly worded call for the immediate suspension of embattled Charlottesville Registrar Iachetta, by the Charlottesville Electoral Board. […]

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Charge large: Registrar Iachetta’s city credit card revoked twice

| October 17, 2014 | 5 Comments
Charge large: Registrar Iachetta’s city credit card revoked twice

In addition to the six felony charges currently facing Charlottesville City General Registrar, Sheri Iachetta, the Schilling Show has learned that the Registrar has a previously undisclosed history of protocol violation and fiscal impropriety with taxpayer funds. According to documents obtained through a Freedom of Information Act request, the embattled overseer of Charlottesville elections has twice […]

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Red zone: POI Matthew worked as Covenant football coach?

| September 23, 2014 | 8 Comments
Red zone: POI Matthew worked as Covenant football coach?

UNCONFIRMED BREAKING NEWS: Jesse “LJ” Matthew, the wanted “Person of Interest” in the disappearance of University of Virginia student, Hannah Graham, recently was working at a private Charlottesville school. Sources familiar with the Covenant School affirm that Matthew held a position there as a “volunteer assistant football” coach. Jesse Matthew allegedly was present in his coaching capacity […]

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