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Best rental incentive to hold out for

Some people rent out their basements to cover their mortgage, but the renters of the world have long been looking for a way to cover their pesky monthly payments. Last year, a few renters on Jefferson Park Avenue hatched a pretty interesting scheme: cook Meth in your apartment. Try to imagine the rental listing: Four […]

Red dirt alert!

Red dirt alert!

  In 2006, the Charlottesville Parks and Recreation Department found the swimming facility at Meade Park, Onesty Pool, to be “beyond the point of cost-effective repair.” It would need to be fully replaced. Maybe having learned from previous park projects (read Meadowcreek Parkway, McIntire softball fields), the city has gone out of its way to […]

Day 99: Finalize this

Day 99: Finalize this

As we creep ever closer to the (gasp!) completion date, we take a minute to scope out what’s looking good, and what may need a little patience.