September 25th, 2003 issue #0238

September 25th, 2003
  • Roll of Dice: Fifeville gets a makeover

    "Realtors told us, 'Don't set foot in this neighborhood,'" says Asher Biemann, leading a guest through the spacious– though still unfinished– rooms of his new home, a red brick house on a quarter-acre lot just blocks from the Downtown Mall. A large front porch, hardwood floors, and a working fireplace with an ornate mirrored mantel add character to the 1920 structure.

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4Better Or Worse

  • The week in review

    Worst words for millions still in the dark: "This is absolutely the worst storm ever we've ever experienced"– a statement echoed by power companies in Virginia, North...

The Dish

Essays

Question of the Week

  • How has Isabel affected your life?

    Mervyn Reedy: "It made it difficult with all the power outages. The daily commute back and forth to school is more difficult. A lot of my friends have trees through their ...

  • What's your favorite Belmont market?

    Eddie Turner: "Gibson's, because I've been going there since I was a kid." Jorge Moreno: "The B&R Market, because it's very close to my home, and they have everythi...

Real Estate

  • Update ­ SALE WITHDRAWN

    What happened to "On the Blocks" of the past? APPEARED IN THE HOOK: January 9, 2003, issue #0201 ADDRESS: Lanetown Road, Crozet ASKING PRICE: $327,000 LISTING AGENT: Patric...

Real Estate - $old

  • REAL ESTATE- $old (Issue #0238)

    ALBEMARLE 6/23 Harold W. and Barbara F. Berk to Gregg C. and Kate M. Fiddyment, 1689 Paddington Circle, Glenmore, $895,000. James A. Wannop and Carol Cassidy to Carol M. C...

Real Estate Property auctions

Movie Reviews

Music Reviews

  • Happenin': Zaireeka must be experienced

    MUSIC REVIEW- Happenin': Zaireeka must be experienced   Zaireeka happening by Flaming Lips on CDat Brown CollegeFriday, September 19 "Happenings" just don't seem to ...

  • Say what? Label manifests El-P's vision

    Label review Def Jux may just be the 'prog-rap' label A while back, I had the privilege of watching the DVD documentary Revenge of the Robots, put out by independent label...

News

The Brazen Careerist

  • Just so-so: Maybe you're not that good

    When you lose your job, the first thing you're supposed to do is leverage your network to find another job. But here's a question I get all the time: "What do I do if every...

Strange But True

  • Open wide: Gulping gazelles for dinner

    Q. How does a python, half the size of a gazelle, manage to swallow it whole? How long does the meal last? ­Henry VIII A. Warning: gross snake gastronomy ahead. Needle-lik...

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