August 16th, 2012 issue #1133

August 16th, 2012

4Better Or Worse

  • The week in review

    Most name calling: WINA's Rob Schilling comes under fire for calling 5th District Democratic candidate John Douglass, a retired brigadier general, a "chickenhawk," "dupe," ...

The Dish


Question of the Week

Real Estate - $old

Real Estate Property auctions

  • Property auctions

    August 21 at noon at the Albemarle Courthouse Property: 6862 Albevanna Spring Road, Scottsville Debtor: Roger L. Hall life tenantOriginal amount owing: $198,000 Bidder brin...

Movie Reviews


  • Table of contents

    COVERGiant problem?The loss of its anchor grocery store might be seen as a huge problem for any shopping center. However, as reporter Courteney Stuart finds, the departure ...


Online only

  • Hoo d'etat: Top UVA alums demand BOV answers

    In a strongly-worded letter, a group of 14 prominent University of Virginia alumni are urging the Board of Visitors, a minority of whom recently engineered a temporary oust...


  • Jaquith might wanna try Somalia

    To the credit of Janis Jaquith, she acknowledges her addiction [August 9 essay: "Post derecho: I realize I'm the eco-catastrophe"]. This addiction does seem to have rendere...


  • The one-percenter

    Based on this story, "Lifejacket-clad demonstrators deliver message to Hurt"

Black and White

  • Stealth bus stop

    Through sensitive selection of signage, appurtenances and plantings, this Charlottesville Area Transit bus stop fits comfortably in a rural central Virginia neighborhood.~C...