Tackling a county budget may seem daunting, but Smart Cville tactfully lays out Albemarle’s budget in a spread of colors with its new budget visualization tool that illustrates how your money helps the county. Smart Cville, a locally based nonprofit, aims to open up data, plain and simple. Creator Lucas Ames, 35, sent out a […]
People actually want to know how much compost is being dropped off at City Market, Lucas Ames was surprised to learn. The creator of Smart Cville, a year-old website that publishes local data, sent a letter to City Council April 12 to ask the city to adopt an open data resolution. Ames, the man with […]
- ICYMI: Oakes and Sutter found guilty of animal cruelty and maliciously killing the pig, but not guilty of stealing the pig frim the SPCA.
- "[The defense is] trying to characterize him as a nuisance species," said local sanctuary owner Lorelei Pulliam. "H… https://t.co/C4vqGovkNU
- After he stabbed the pig 31 times, Sutter says, "Lee closed his eyes and bowed his head, like I see him do over any… https://t.co/hIjbbypLg8
- It's day two in the trial of Lee Oakes and Aymarie Sutter, who slaughtered a pig at the local SPCA where Sutter was employed.