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What meets the eye
The wife—a 40-something fitness trainer with a compact build—is standing beside the distressed-wood dining table that...
To sketch, perchance to build
Jessie Chapman is standing in the shower of her Charlottesville home. She’s fully clothed and the water is not...
Eat, drink, be merry, repeat
Feliz Navidad The 12 days of Christmas take on a whole new meaning with The Bebedero’s mezcal challenge, December...
New to you
Comal After 16 years as a manager at Mas Tapas, Benos Bustamante launched Comal, an authentic Mexican restaurant, in...
New whiskies in town
Signs that fall is just around the corner: cool evenings, colorful leaves, and last but certainly not least, whiskey!...
Such a deal! Sometimes it’s fun to be a tourist in your own backyard. The Clifton—a top-notch boutique hotel that...
How does a new restaurant get away with having just six items on the menu? By making all of them very, very well....
Former Charlottesville mayor Maurice Cox, now Detroit’s director of planning and development, talks about managing...
Thank T.J. it’s Fridays
Join Thomas Jefferson—aka Bill Barker, the new T.J. impersonator—for local wine, beer, and picnic fare from Farm...
We ask, designers answer
Natural Virginia, by Ben Greenberg “The pictures and layout are spectacular. I love being able to share the beauty of...
PICK: Paula Poundstone
PICK: Corn maze
Steeped in it
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