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CCDC: "This is Design: Work from the Second Annual Design Marathon"
Published on Sep 26th, 2009
0 comments Here is the caption. PHOTO BY BOB The Charlottesville Community Design Center showcases work resulting from its second annual Design Marathon, during which 11 design firms spent one day at the CCDC...
UVA Architecture School hosts Woltz Symposium on "Adaptive Infrastructure"
Published on Sep 26th, 2009
1 comments The University of Virginia School of Architecture hosts this year's Woltz Symposium, a multi-day exploration of  "Adaptive Infrastructure," featuring a slew of international urban planners and...
Sprayground breaking: Forest Hills Park project underway
Published on Sep 22nd, 2009
2 comments Crews were busy this morning laying the foundation for Forest Hills Park's new "sprayground." PHOTO BY DAVE MCNAIR After years of discussions and planning, major improvements to Forest Hills Park,...
Holy Kale: Church, CSA help feed the hungry
Published on Sep 22nd, 2009
0 comments Brett Wilson is sullying local produce to the hungry. PHOTO BY HAWES SPENCER Who says the local food movement is only for the privileged? Thanks to Horse & Buggy Produce, a local foods...
Maya�s local food night
Published on Sep 21st, 2009
0 comments Maya chef Christian Kelly champions locally grown food and spirits. FILE PHOTO BY LINDSEY BARNES In a effort to educate local folks about sustainable agriculture and local foods, and to serve up a...
PCA hosts 2009 Rising Star celebration
Published on Sep 19th, 2009
0 comments Piedmont Council of the Arts invites the public to the 2009 Arthur C. Greene Rising Star Awards celebration, which honors area high school students who excel in the arts. The event showcases...
UVA Art Museum invites "Writer's Eye" entries
Published on Sep 19th, 2009
0 comments Wolfgang Tillmans, German, b. 1968, "Paper Drop (rainbow)," 2006 C-print, edition 3/3, 20 x 24 inches, 2007.073 Glenstone, © Wolfgang Tillmans. The University of Virginia Art Museum invites entries...
Green Acres is the place to be!
Published on Sep 15th, 2009
0 comments On Saturday, September 26 there’s a fun and food filled event happening at Green Acres Lake in Stanardsville, the Green Acres Lake Festival. According to organizers, the event will feature live music...
ACV presents 15th Annual Artisans' Studio Tour
Published on Sep 13th, 2009
0 comments Teapot by Mary Ann Burk. The Artisans Center of Virginia presents the 15th Annual Artisans' Studio Tour, featuring 15 open studios with 30 artisans demonstrating their craft in the Charlottesville...
Fox death: Critic saddened as rabies test inconclusive
Published on Sep 10th, 2009
35 comments UVA's Lambeth Field area was the site of the aggressive fox attacks on August 26. PHOTO BY HAWES SPENCER It turns out that the little grey fox captured and sacrified for a rabies test died in vain,...
Food Hub delivers fresh fruit to area schools
Published on Sep 8th, 2009
0 comments Nelson County farmer Barry Wood, owner of Wood Ridge Farm, is now growing his watermelons for area school children. PHOTO COURTESY LOCAL FOOD HUB WEBSITE Thanks to the Local Food Hub, a non-profit...
Old Trail welcomes eateries
Published on Sep 7th, 2009
0 comments Old Trail Village in Crozet is welcoming a trio of eateries to the new commercial center, as Trailside Coffee, which is already open, will soon be joined by da Luca Cafe' and Wine Bar, and Anna's...
Unjust? Grey fox captured, killed near UVA
Published on Sep 4th, 2009
97 comments Despite healthy-looking fur, the grey fox captured on Wednesday was euthanized. After UVA's recent bout of small mammalian terror, in which two students were bitten and a sweater was swiped, both the...
The Bridge presents the Southwood Summer Workshops Showcase
Published on Aug 27th, 2009
0 comments The Bridge presents a one-night only event celebrating and viewing works created during the Southwood Sandbox Summer Workshops. The show will include collages, off-stage theater, and photography....
Court Square market?
Published on Aug 19th, 2009
32 comments On Monday night, August 24, City Councilors discussed the possibility of moving the Charlottesville City Market from the Water Street parking lots to Court Square, reports Rachana Dixit in the Daily...
Events mark Camille's 40th anniversary
Published on Aug 18th, 2009
0 comments Hardly a road or bridge was undamaged in Nelson County. PHOTO COURTESY OAKLAND-NELSON COUNTY MUSEUM OF HISTORY While others celebrate the 40th anniversary of seminal 1969 events like Woodstock,...
The Bridge Summer Film Series presents "Shorts for Shorties"
Published on Aug 15th, 2009
0 comments The Bridge Summer Film Series presents a kid-friendly program of short films for the juice-box-loving set. In addition, folk singer and songwriter Shaun Cullen will perform classic rock songs for...
Charlottesville All-Stars Craft Fair at The Bridge
Published on Aug 15th, 2009
0 comments Revelers and crafts aficionados at last year's Craft Fair at The Bridge The Bridge hosts an all-day craft fair featuring handmade items created by some of the hippest artists and artisans in the...
The Bridge presents micro-exhibit of "The Story|Line Project"
Published on Aug 15th, 2009
0 comments The Bridge hosts a micro-exhibit featuring work that grew out of this summer's Story|Line Project Project sponsored by The Bridge, Charlottesville Parks and Recreation, Piedmont Council of the Arts...
Makers Series: Kate Daughdrill, Isaac Wardell, and Sam Witt
Published on Aug 15th, 2009
0 comments Kate Daughdrill, "Art is a Branch of Agriculture." The Makers Series at Christ Episcopal Church presents an open discussion of the creative process with artist Kate Daughdrill, musician Isaac...