Threepenny Café owner Merope Pavlides and chef Eric Nittolo plan to make charitable giving a focus of the new restaurant. Rammelkamp Foto

Threepenny Café is going all out to become part of community

Merope Pavlides and her husband Peter Emch didn’t come to Charlottesville on the best of terms. Their son was ill and being treated at the UVA Medical Center. Still, the couple was taken by the city’s “vibe and wonderful people” and uprooted from Baltimore to make Central Virginia their home. Pavlides, a special needs educator […]