Got the look?

Got the look?

Fashion photography for C-VILLE’s special section, SUGAR.Currently filling slots for summer, fall & winter editions. Send three shots, including full-body pose, and height, weight, size specs, contact information and age to: SUGAR MODELC-VILLE Weekly106 E. Main St., Charlottesville, VA 22902. No nudes, please, and no phone calls.

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Crash landing

Plaintiff: Norma Carrubba Defendant: United Airlines What’s at issue: Whether the airline was negligent for a fall Carrubba suffered while exiting an airplane. Carrubba’s complaint in U.S. District Court claims that on December 1, 2006, the Greene County resident boarded a plane in Charlottesville headed for Cleveland. In Cleveland, winds were at 45mph and it […]

Downtown Charlottesville, Virginia's Restaurants of Choice

Downtown Charlottesville, Virginia's Restaurants of Choice

  Aqui es Maxico 221 Carlton Rd # 12 Charlottesville, VA 22902 (434) 295-4748 aquiesmexicorestaurant.com Bang 213 Second Street SW, Charlottesville Va 22902 434-984-BANG Bangrestaurant.net MENU [PDF]   C&O 515 E Water St Charlottesville, VA 22902 (434) 971-7044 www.candorestaurant.com Eppie’s 412 E. Main Street, Charlottesville VA 22902 434-963-9900 eppiesrestaurant.com MENU [PDF] Escafé West End, Downtown […]

A hard rain falls [October 27]

Saturday morning lifted the spirits (and, most likely, the self-imposed shower restrictions) of more than a few citizens as the heavens opened up and soaked our city with a resounding downpour. Which was presumably followed by a slight sight of relief and more than a few half-hour showers. From Friday, October 26, until Saturday morning—roughly […]

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U-Hall ’91 revisited

William Cocke: “In a lot of ways it was a typical U-Hall show. The acoustics aren’t that good in there, the acoustics were never that great. “I’m probably the only one, but I liked ‘Joey.’ I’ve always liked that song. It’s about a mobster who gets whacked at a Clam Bar. It was off of […]

Bob Dylan's Blues

We’re not the only ones that are excited that Dylan is coming to town. We asked some local musicians to tell us their favorite Dylan lyrics, and here’s what they said. See if you can match the musicians with the lines that they chose. 1. Timothy Summers (co-director of the Charlottesville Chamber Music Festival)2. Terri […]

MUSIC NOW Archives

Pluckin’ good [with video]Pokey LaFarge revisits his musical roots in Charlottesville We Are Star Children Straight Punch to the Crotch; Self-released Summer in the city The Charlottesville Municipal Band takes its annual concert series to the Paramount Telecaster roadmaster [with video]Bill Kirchen brings his honky-tonk hammer to Crozet A not-so-new dawn fades [with audio]After four […]

CHEERS! Wine Trivia

CHEERS! Wine Trivia

Virginia’s native grape is Norton but what grape grown here has gained national acclaim? Email us your answer now! Your correct answer makes you eligible to win a $200 gift certificate to the Old Mill Room at Boar’s Head Inn, a Wine Tasting Picnic Bag from Feast and a FREE three month membership to the […]

Who’s been on the C-VILLE 20 list?

Who’s been on the C-VILLE 20 list? 2006 [20 for the moment] Sean Singletary, UVA basketball player John Grisham, novelist Bill Crutchfield, founder and CEO of Crutchfield Brian Bills, Charlottesville High School student and political activist Johnny St. Ours, filmmaker Kate Collier and Eric Gertner, owners of Feast! Abby Bellows, UVA student and activist for […]

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Sports Highlights from CBS-19

C-Ville.com has teamed up with WCAV (CBS 19 Charlottesville) to bring you streaming video featuring local sports highlights and exclusive content. Check this page daily for new videos. Video works best with Internet Explorer, says CBS-19. If you have trouble with these video feeds, check out these video player trouble-shooting tips on the WCAV web […]



On a menu stuffed (and fried and cheese-covered) with meat-based dishes, we were searching recently for a veggie-friendly lunch option. And we found a good one: the vegetarian quesadilla. It arrived uncut—a half-moon of crispy tortilla, full of savory sauteed peppers and mushrooms, with generous dollops of guacamole, sour cream and salsa on the side. […]

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