Preston Long

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(ARCHIVES) Being Thomas Jeffer

Editor’s Note: This story on Rob Coles’ life as a Thomas Jefferson descendant and impersonator originally ran in...

Once a Marine

When Stephen Canty watched his little brother leave on his first deployment as a Marine in the fall of 2011, he...

It’s not me, it’s you

Dear C’ville, We always knew this is where it would end up. I know a big part of you will be very happy about me...

Song Song: Health first

For starters, Song Song’s Zhou and Bing’s pork and leek bing—a pancake, ever-so-delicately crisped and stuffed with...

Carlos Pezua: Maestro

“I was working as a substitute teacher in an eighth grade science class while I was also taking my medical school...

Just how we roll

For most of my sushi eating life, I’ve thought of the the sushi roll as not much more than a wasabi delivery vehicle....

Bashir’s palace

I started hanging around Bashir’s Taverna a week before the Friday evening that Paris native and singer Jean Jacques,...

Veggie delight

Ah, the plight of the vegetarian. Even in this day and age, scrumptious grub options for those who don’t dig the...

Good dog

Gibson’s Grocery owner Chris Gibson reckons the hot dog is still the number two snack food in America. That may not...

My first gun

The decision to buy a gun came suddenly. I was gulping down coffee before work and reading about the latest shooting,...