Community

‘Rock House’ Landmarked; Bond speaks
Published on Mar 10th, 2006
0 comments The former Charles B. Holt residence, a stone dwelling perched on a bluff over Preston Avenue near Washington Park, was voted onto the Virginia Landmarks Register Wednesday. On April 18, noted Civil...
City to hand over Jefferson School
Published on Mar 6th, 2006
0 comments In order to ensure that the project gets $4.4 million in federal tax credits, City Council appears eager to give away or sell the Jefferson School complex and let one man, Richmond lawyer Dan Gecker...
A uniformed and single-sex Buford?
Published on Mar 6th, 2006
4 comments Charlottesville City Councilor Kendra Hamilton has an idea for revamping the City's public school program: single-sex middle schools with uniforms. The intriguing idea, explored today in the today's...
Free speech for gangs?
Published on Feb 24th, 2006
2 comments Recently, the moniker “6NO south side” turned up on the tarp covering the free speech wall at the east end of the Downtown Mall. So is this the name of a Charlottesville gang? According to...
Piedmont ARC seeks new director
Published on Feb 16th, 2006
0 comments One of Charlottesville's key non-profits is looking for a new executive director. The ARC of the Piedmont– ARC standing for Association of Retarded Citizens– must find a new leader due to...