Snap o' the Day

A snowy Biltmore
Published on Mar 13th, 2012
Battle royale: Massive kids' med center rises
Published on Mar 9th, 2012
2 comments   Previous stories • Battle ready: Seven-story West Main transformation begins • Tricky thing: Battle building merges with West Main Workers move materials into place for the $141 million...
Homeless snowman
Published on Mar 5th, 2012
4 comments Wick Hunt captured this image of a snow bunny repurposed as a begging citizen.
Loch Leigh at sunset
Published on Mar 1st, 2012
1 comments Just a recent sunset near Ivy.
Shirts and skins and sand
Published on Feb 29th, 2012
0 comments Spring started early thanks to the UVA volleyball team's swanky newish sand courts near University Avenue.
Where has all the snow gone?
Published on Feb 28th, 2012
2 comments The National Weather Service is calling for a 100 percent chance of rain Wednesday with a lesser chance for most of the other days in the near future besides Thursday the 1st of March. So will this...
Getting pulled: Virginia State Police busy patrolling
Published on Feb 26th, 2012
0 comments   Stories about the shooting • 'He gunned down my sister' • Culpeper Mayor, Police Chief issue statements about Patricia Cook • Controversy mounts in police shooting of housewife The Virginia...
Blue sky day; great ski day
Published on Feb 20th, 2012
1 comments Perfect temperatures right around freezing following a six-inch blast of natural snow gave Wintergreen Resort some Monday holiday joy.
Recycling on Park
Published on Feb 19th, 2012
0 comments Recycling on Park Street requires skillful juggling of bins and traffic. (This is the kind of photo someone might take if they were killing time outside the offices of George Huguely's defense...
Huguely's lunch: It arrives daily in a Playmate
Published on Feb 18th, 2012
8 comments How does an on-trial prisoner get his lunch? With food from a Playmate brand cooler apparently. (The eating and drinking habits of this particular prisoner, George W. Huguely V have been in high-...
Illuminating: They might be... dissing me
Published on Feb 17th, 2012
0 comments Brooklyn-based duo They Might Be Giants performed what we think was their sixth Charlottesville concert since we began keeping score in 1990. Along the way, they penned a tune about one of the local...
Cavorting: Wintergreen wide open for business
Published on Feb 16th, 2012
0 comments Two girls cavort on the Eagle's Swoop slope at Wintergreen Resort Wednesday night. While the Resort has recently announced financial difficulties, the snow-covered slopes remain wide open for skiing...
7:59am: Huguely readies for more prosecution
Published on Feb 14th, 2012
10 comments Escorted by two Charlottesville Sheriff's deputies, accused murderer George Huguely V arrives an hour and one minute early for court on Valentine's Day.
Snap: Main Street in Orange
Published on Feb 5th, 2012
0 comments Just another quiet Thursday afternoon on Main Street in the town of Orange, in this case the 26th of January.
Snap: After soaking, Wintergreen gleams
Published on Jan 27th, 2012
2 comments After a band of morning rain showers moved through Central Virginia, the sun broke through to illuminate the slopes of Wintergreen Resort in Nelson County Friday morning. As this view from downtown...
Meadow Creek Parkway amid icy trees
Published on Jan 23rd, 2012
2 comments The just-completed weekend was gorgeous with its combination of ice-covered trees and very few power outages or roadway hazards. Few places near town were as scenic as the Meadow Creek Parkway...
The hockey stick 'graph
Published on Jan 18th, 2012
1 comments You've heard of the hockey stick graph. Well, how about the hockey stick autograph?
Blue Ridge commercial
Published on Jan 16th, 2012
0 comments Staunton resident Bill Golden (right) pauses while getting filmed for a video advertising his business which partners investors with people who find distressed properties, something he claims has...
Morris men!
Published on Jan 11th, 2012
1 comments The Albemarle Morris Men enliven the Downtown Mall on a recent afternoon.
It's beginning to look a lot like... winter
Published on Jan 9th, 2012
2 comments Last week, we asked the burning question "When's it gonna snow?" in this so-far mostly snow-starved winter. And, today, the snow gods have responded with one that seemed to have escaped the National...