April 5th, 2012 issue #1114

April 5th, 2012
  • Down and dirty: New mud race draws thousands

    It was less than two months before race day when Joshua Bare got the bad news: the owner of the Ruckersville-area property where Bare had planned to hold his upcoming Mud Warrior mud race was backing out. "He kicked me off his property," exclaims Bare. "There was no reason given."

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4Better Or Worse

  • The week in review

    Most powdery substances: The day before white and red powdery substances are found in the mailbox of the Sylvan Learning Center on Greenbrier Place to bring out hazmat un...

The Dish


Real Estate - $old

Real Estate - On the Block

Real Estate Property auctions

  • Property auctions

    April 11 at 3:15pm at the Albemarle CourthouseProperty: 1451 Bremerton Lane, KeswickDebtor: Francis E. and Shirley A. Pochick Original amount owing: $370,000Bidder brings: ...

Movie Reviews


  • Table of contents

    COVERDown and dirtyThe newest fitness trend sweeping the nation is mud racing, and the upcoming Mud Warrior could be your chance to get your toes not just wet but filthy. W...


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  • Foreboding sky over the Tuckahoe

    With River Road's Tuckahoe condominium in the background under a stormy sky in later March, two boys walk through the Country Club of Virginia. (The longtime manager of Far...



  • Schilling was on a witch-hunt

    I don't know Ric Barrick, but from all the reports I have read and heard, I have to say that the continued efforts by Rob Schilling to disparage this man truly represe...


Black and White

  • Seminole trail

    I received a request from China for pictures of Charlottesville, so I biked north via the John Warner Parkway to our “Main Street,” the curiously named Seminole Trai...

Cultural preview