Try dozens of craft brews at Sunday's fundraising festival for the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank. Photo courtesy of The Splinter Group.

LIVING To Do: Homebrew for Hunger Beer Festival

If Oktoberfest failed to quench your thirst for craft brews, indulge your beer tooth at the second annual Homebrew for Hunger Beer Festival, where all proceeds benefit the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank. Sample over 80 beers ranging from long-beloved saisons and IPAs to more original offerings, including Swedish Fish Sour Beer and Smoked Chipotle […]

Anita Gupta.

Five Finds on Friday: Anita Gupta

On Fridays we feature five food finds selected by local chefs and personalities. It’s wedding season, so today’s picks come from Anita Gupta ofMaliha Creations, one of the area’s most sought after creators of wedding cakes, among other desserts. For her picks, Gupta focused on what she knows best: her favorite sweets and pastries around town.  Gupta’s picks: 1)  Macaron Ice […]

Support the Nelson County Community Fund at a masquerade dinner with Veritas wine. Publicity photo.

LIVING To Do: Opportunity Ball with a Halloween Twist

Forget black tie. Here, dressing to the nines means pulling out your Halloween best. Draculas, King Tuts, flapper girls, and Lady Libertys are all invited to pull up a seat and a glass of Saddleback Chardonnay at the Nelson County Community Fund’s ninth annual gala. Whether your costume’s inspired by fame and fortune or legend […]