Jennifer Senator



Da Luca Bistro & Bar. Photo: Rammelkamp Foto

Restaurant week: Oh, what a filling

The new go-to: 12 restaurants you should know better We all have our favorite spots. We get the quick, easy grub here; we go there for special occasions. We’re not in a rut, per se, but in a town like Charlottesville, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the multitude of dining choices. Enter Restaurant Week, where […]

Ev Chapman (left) and Molly Bocock began making jewelry in sixth grade. Now sophomores with their own line, Osita, the girls are selling out in local stores like Petit Bebe and Finch. Photo: Emily Sacco

Good work: Teenagers’ jewelry line pays it forward

As babies, Molly Bocock and Everett Chapman played together on the floor, babbling and cooing as their mothers lovingly watched. Today the girls, now high school sophomores, design jewelry together for their own line, Osita—and their mothers are still looking on. Bocock’s mother, Nora Brookfield, and Chapman’s mom, Shannon Worrell, are longtime friends and founders […]