Business

Local middle school teacher Brandon Lee attended last week’s career conference at the John Paul Jones Arena. Photo: Elli Williams

At local career conference, job struggle still evident

“I’ve never had a hard time looking for a job,” Susan Anthony said. “At first I think I didn’t realize what was hitting me, but it’s frightening.” Anthony, who attended a recruiting event at the John Paul Jones Arena last Wednesday, lost her job more than a year ago. She worked as an administrative assistant […]

Matteus Frankovich, owner of Black Market Moto Saloon, listens as the Charlottesville City Council discusses denying him a special use permit to allow live music at his bar and restaurant at the corner of Market Street and Meade Avenue.

City Council’s Moto Saloon vote overturns compromise

When the Charlottesville City Council denied a live music permit for Matteus Frankovich’s Black Market Moto Saloon property near the Woollen Mills neighborhood on Monday, the move came as something of a surprise to those who had worked to reach a compromise between the bar owner and local residents. The 4-1 vote—Dave Norris was the […]