Social fabric: Restored sewing machines are a lifeline for refugees


International Neighbors volunteer Deborah Jackson has delivered sewing machines to dozens of area refugees who use them to make clothing and household goods for their families and others. Photo: Eze Amos

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Galleries: July

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Iced is hot

Local coffee roasters keep your cuppa fresh and cold

The balance of power

Our annual look at Charlottesville’s movers and shakers

Keeping a-breast

New milk sharing app provides tool for families

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Galleries: July

What's on view this month

Iced is hot

Local coffee roasters keep your cuppa fresh and cold

The balance of power

Our annual look at Charlottesville’s movers and shakers

Keeping a-breast

New milk sharing app provides tool for families