NEW C-VILLE COVER STORY: 25 gifts under $25

Whatever day you give presents, C-VILLE has a budget gift-giving guide in this issue to help you along the way. Last week’s news showed a slight rise in retail spending in Albemarle County. Yay! Every little bit of economic recovery counts. But if you’re still waiting for the rebound—like most of us—and watching your wallet, there are many low-cost ways to spread cheer. Click here for this week’s cover story.