July 7th, 2011 issue #1027

July 7th, 2011

4Better Or Worse

  • The week in review

    Worst spate of Southwood trailer park news: Two men are sentenced June 27 for distributing meth in the mobile community. Darlin Antonio Rodriguez-Recinos and Israel Espinoz...

The Dish


Real Estate - $old

  • Finer than frog hair

    5/31/11Elizabeth Spaulding to David & Locke Ogens, 1500 Garth Gate Lane, $1,600,000, AlbemarleCommunity Bank to IWE LLC, .95 acres, Parcel C, Carrsbrook, $509,250, Albe...

Real Estate - On the Block

  • Dodd-Frank: Wanna make a $54K down payment?

    There’s a big buzz these days in the real estate blogosphere about the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, which was signed into law last July.&nbs...

Real Estate Property auctions

  • Property auctions

    July 7 at 10:15am at the Albemarle County Courthouse Property: 4260 Pine Grove, Earlysville Debtor: Ronald H. Coleman and Lynn T. Coleman Amount owing: $240,000 Bidder brin...

Art Features

DR. HooK

Movie Reviews

  • Revved up: 'Cars' sequel wins the race

    While I was watching Cars 2, an elusive nostalgia tugged at my mind. No, I wasn't remembering Pixar's original Cars from 2006. This was something more deeply buried, and fi...


The Brazen Careerist

  • Half full: $40,000 is really all you need

    Looking for happiness through financial success? Wondering what the magic number is? It's $40,000. Really. So technically, most of you should be happy. And if you're workin...

Sports Doctor

Strange But True

  • Inside story: Fetus has enough light to read

    Q. On a bright sunny day, who just might be the most surprising sharer of the light? Think "womb with a view." –U.G. Turner A. It has long been known that fetuses can sme...

Online only

  • Down the drain... for a purpose

    A fire hydrant on downtown's Altamont Street has been running all day in an attempt to clear the line of water in order to make repairs to a line underneath nearby High Str...

  • Snap: Rooftop Services

    After peeling back the standing seam metal roof, a team from a locally-based company called Roof Top Services peels a backing from a self-stick membrane– what appears...

  • Table of Contents

    COVERHidden gardenTucked away between Park Street and 250, Rock Hill gardens have a rich history– and thanks to hundreds of volunteers, they may also have a rich futu...


  • Biscuit Run deal stinks

    [Re: "'Insufficient evidence': State mum as Biscuit Run appraisers go unpunished"]: Thank you for staying on the Biscuit Run story. As a former resident of Albemarle County...

  • Never believing the Hook again

    I read your [June 6] article entitled "Why Waldorf? No vaccines lets measles hit hard." There was only one child at the Waldorf school who had measles, and he caught i...

Black and White

  • Liberty and tulip tree

    US district court for the western district of Virginia held session at Monticello July 4 and naturalized a group of new US citizens. There were a lot of Coca-Cola bottles a...

Full Stories List for July 7th, 2011 issue #1027

4Better Or Worse

Black and White

Real Estate - On the Block

Real Estate Property auctions

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