Weekly writers



Small Bites: This week's restaurant news

 Pop-up pig pickin’ Pork has a permanent place on Brookville Restaurant’s menu (and in chef/ owner Harrison Keevil’s heart), but on Friday, May 4, the second floor restaurant will temporarily become BVILLE-Q, featuring 100 percent locally-sourced barbeque pork to support the Tom Tom Founders Festival. Tickets are limited because a mere $45 gets you all-you-can-eat […]

Green Scene: This week's greenie news 

Green Scene: This week's greenie news 

  Alice Waters, original foodie and creator of Berkeley, California’s Chez Panisse, made a stop at Buford Middle School’s City Schoolyard Garden last week. (Cramer Photo) This spring, goats have loomed large in what I think of as the headlines of our household: “Goats Escape; Are Recaptured. “Novice Farmers Await Birth of Unknown Number of Kids.” […]

C-VILLE Arts Beat: Top Picks for Apr 17-Apr 23

C-VILLE Arts Beat: Top Picks for Apr 17-Apr 23

Thursday 4/19 Poetry in motion The Bridge’s neo-bohemian attitude also leads to film enthusiasts rubbing elbows with painters, musicians, photographers and writers, so it only seems inevitable that this cultural soup has resulted in Flicker Poetry. On Thursday night, Michael Rutherglen, Lisa Fink, and Jordan Bolden will read their work in between films by Stan Brakhage […]

C-VILLE Arts Beat: Top Picks for Mar 27-Apr 2

C-VILLE Arts Beat: Top Picks for Mar 27-Apr 2

Thursday 3/29 It takes tuba to tango Snazzy jazzists invade Charlottesville! The Charlottesville Jazz Society and the University of Virginia Arts Administration bring tuba master Bill Cole and multi-instrumentalist Joseph Daley to Cabell Hall for one concert. Though Cole and Evans compose highly-regarded jazz delicacies, they have, oddly, never performed together as a duet before. […]

C-VILLE Arts Beat: Top Picks for Mar 13-Mar 18.

C-VILLE Arts Beat: Top Picks for Mar 13-Mar 18.

  Saturday 3/17 Road warriors Move over, Cirque de Soleil. The high-flying Golden Dragon Acrobats have ruled the road for over 30 years, visiting all 50 states, 65 countries, and five continents (and you thought your morning commute was long). Strap yourself in for a spellbinding mix of astonishing acrobatics, traditional music and dance, and extraordinary […]

C-VILLE Arts Beat: Top Picks for Mar 6-Mar 12

C-VILLE Arts Beat: Top Picks for Mar 6-Mar 12

Saturday 3/10 The vinyl countdown  Still looking for a first pressing of Hot Rats? Is your Bitches Brew a real needlebuster? Moved to the suburbs and didn’t get your requisite Rumours? Then it’s time to cash in that jar of loose change, audiophiles. The Charlottesville Record Fair has thousands of vintage platters up for grabs, as well as CDs, 45s, and musicmemorabilia. Bring bucks, though, cuz they don’t take […]