2020 Local Gift Guide – Made In Charlottesville

2020 Local Gift Guide – Made In Charlottesville

  In Fashion: This belt from Wiley Brothers Belts—their classic 4-loop hoof pick, made of vegetable-tanned English leather, is the Wiley Brother’s signature, reflecting their equestrian background (the brothers grew up on a Virginia horse farm) and has become a...
Thanksgiving Recipes from Michie Tavern

Thanksgiving Recipes from Michie Tavern

Despite the already-decked halls around Charlottesville, there’s still a holiday left between today and Christmas. It’s a day when the people of Charlottesville gather together, share stories and some good-natured ribbing, and eat some turkey. That’s right, it’s the...
Hoos in Charlottesville – Al Groh

Hoos in Charlottesville – Al Groh

‘   (EDITOR’S NOTE: This is another in a monthly series about former University of Virginia athletes and coaches, and what they do, where they go, when they return for visits to their old college town, Charlottesville) In 2000, when Al Groh resigned as head...
Potter’s Craft Cider Has a New “Tasting Chapel”

Potter’s Craft Cider Has a New “Tasting Chapel”

We connected with Tim Edmond and Dan Potter, the founders from Potter’s Craft Cider, as they get ready to launch their new tasting “Chapel” at Neve Hall, and they gave us a really terrific history lesson on both their company and the new location....
Love & Chill with Wilco at Sprint Pavilion on Nov 8th.

Love & Chill with Wilco at Sprint Pavilion on Nov 8th.

Wilco played two dozen crowd-pleasing numbers to the delight of fans last night at Charlottesville’s Sprint Pavilion. Issued from this incredibly tight band fronted by one of America’s most talented singer-songwriters, Jeff Tweedy, each song was a familiar anthem of...
Rip Cathcart: Redefining the High End

Rip Cathcart: Redefining the High End

To a passerby, Rip Cathcart looks exactly as one might expect a real estate magnate to look. At 6’5”, he cuts quite a silhouette, and it’s easy to imagine him driving a hard-line negotiation, dwarfing a cold, wooden boardroom. Today, though, the boardroom in the...
Trick-or-Treat the Lawn Does Not Disappoint!

Trick-or-Treat the Lawn Does Not Disappoint!

Despite getting booted back a day due to a very blustery Halloween, Trick or Treat the Lawn 2019 was a smashing success, with costumes ranging from the sweet to the scary – to the sweetly scary. Here’s a sampling of some of our favorites. Family Pac Man...
Hoos in Charlottesville — Bruce Arena

Hoos in Charlottesville — Bruce Arena

Bruce Arena is arguably the most successful coach in the history of American soccer, and it all started in Charlottesville During an 18-year career at the University of Virginia, Arena set an impossibly high bar to follow for Cavaliers men’s soccer, winning five...
2019 Film Festival: A Loaded Lineup and Guest List

2019 Film Festival: A Loaded Lineup and Guest List

The 32nd Annual Virginia Film Festival will take place October 23-27, 2019 at venues throughout the UVA Grounds, in downtown Charlottesville, and at select venues throughout the city. We caught up with John Kelly, head of communications for the festival, to get the...