February 16th, 2006 issue #0507

February 16th, 2006
  • Horror in the hallway: Masked assailant faces sentencing

    When Kurt Kroboth went to the Charlottesville Wal-Mart in the fall of 2004 and bought a vampire mask, his purchase probably didn't raise any eyebrows. After all, it was October 26– five days before Halloween– and Kroboth, a well-heeled financial consultant and film buff, was hardly the only shopper preparing for the holiday.

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  • Horror in the hallway: Masked assailant faces sentencing

      When Kurt Kroboth went to the Charlottesville Wal-Mart in the fall of 2004 and bought a vampire mask, his purchase probably didn't raise any eyebrows. After all, it was October 26– five days before Halloween– and Kroboth, a well-heeled financial consultant and film buff, was hardly the only shopper preparing for the holiday.

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The Dish

Essays

  • Blog begins now

    Lots of people get all their news online now. And why shouldn't they? After all, it's here, and you steer, so get over it. Well, we got over our objections to giving away c...

  • ESSAY- Blog begins now

Question of the Week

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    ALBEMARLE   9/30   Pearl J. Swisher Estate to Leslie C. Walton and John D. James, 14332 Ballard Drive, Laurel Hills, $139,565. Cynthia C. Parry, trustee, to Andr...

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Real Estate - Commercial Construction Permits

Real Estate - Off the Block

  • Off the Block

      APPEARED IN THE HOOK: August 19, 2004 in issue 0333 ADDRESS: Mark Addy Inn, Nellysford, Nelson County   ASKING PRICE: $1,600,000 SELLING PRICE: $1,100,000 DAYS...

Real Estate - On the Block

  • Belmont Olympus: Live over your hip store

      ADDRESS: 826 Hinton Avenue   NEIGHBORHOOD: Belmont ASKING: $850,000 CITY ASSESSMENT: $204,000 YEAR BUILT: 1870 SIZE: 1920's original section; 1958 expansion LA...

Real Estate Property auctions

  • Property Auctions

    February 21 at noon at the Albemarle County Courthouse   Property: 0.492 acres on State Route 727, 3924 Blenheim Road Debtor: Debra L. and Andy M. Wood Amount owing: ...

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Movie Reviews

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The Brazen Careerist

Strange But True

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Letters

  • Blacks aren't Sambos

      Rose Hill [February 2 cover story: "Saving Sambo"] has a right to express her opinions, no matter what they may be. But I'm very curious about what Hill is trying to...

  • Leaflets missed us

    This letter is in response to Kate Johnson's letter to the editor February 2 ["Anti-bulbsters, listen up!"]. I live in the 1300 block of Chesapeake Street, but that does no...

  • LETTER- Blacks aren't Sambos


Full Stories List for February 16th, 2006 issue #0507

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Real Estate - Off the Block

Real Estate - On the Block

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