November 11th, 2004 issue #0345

November 11th, 2004
  • How UVA turns its back on rape

    UVA has a system to deal with rape among students. A group meets, takes testimony, and issues rulings– all in secret. This clandestine process, combined with what one victim brands a "slap on the wrist" for rapists, has left several victims wondering who the policy was designed to protect. Among those wondering is 21-year-old Annie Hylton.

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4Better Or Worse

  • The week in review

    Closest election since 2000: George W. Bush is reelected president November 2, defeating Senator John Kerry. Widest City tally: Charlottesville voters back Kerry with nearl...

The Dish


  • Grieving 11/2: Where are the casseroles?

    When somebody dies, we know how to handle it. We bury the body, then go back to someone's house and take comfort in ham sandwiches and brownies. We commiserate. Neighbors, ...

Question of the Week

Real Estate - $old

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    ALBEMARLE 9/15  Glenmore Associates Ltd. to Andrew C. and Michelle W. Holzwarth, 0.673 acres in Glenmore, Keswick, $450,000. Richard M. and Tessa G. Ader to Ronald R...

Real Estate - On the Block

  • Late bloomers: Belmont garden still glowing

    ADDRESS: 925 Belmont Avenue ASKING: $315,000 BUILDING: 1494 fin. sq. ft., 450 unfin. LAND: 0.087 acres YEAR BUILT: 1925 NEIGHBORHOOD: Belmont CURB APPEAL: 7 of 10 LISTED BY...


    What happened to on the blocks of the past? APPEARED IN THE HOOK: September 25, 2003 in issue 0238 ADDRESS: Rapidan Mill, Route 615, Orange County ASKING PRICE: $335,000 SE...

Real Estate Property auctions

  • Property Auctions

    November 17, at 1pm, at the Charlottesville Courthouse Property: 302 Harris Road, Azalea Gardens Debtor: C. Ashby and Sue B. Shaver Amount owing: unknown Bidder brings: 10...

DR. HooK

  • Take it off: Let Olivia be your guide

    Remember the song, "Let's Get Physical?" Olivia Newton John wore a cute little pink sweat-suit when she sang that smash hit from the '80s. It still fits her. Her Grease co-...

Movie Reviews

Music Reviews

  • Price of freedom: Rock for a reason

    The Treatment, the Fingerpainters, and Races to Aprilat the Outback LodgeSaturday, November 6 Students for a Free Tibet at UVA held their annual benefit concert Saturday, ...

  • Rat-a-tat: Drummer makes the show

    The Steve Kimock BandStarr Hill Music HallSunday, November 7 Sunday shows at Starr Hill always start earlier than usual. In the past I've sometimes forgotten that. I usual...


The Brazen Careerist

  • Cut back: Smart ways to cut back

    It is possible to work fewer hours without hurting your career, but you need to get serious about systematically changing how you approach your work. First, don't blame you...

Sports Doctor


    Best border war: UVA football dominates the Maryland Terrapins 16-0 Saturday, November 6, to remain knotted for first-place in the ACC with in-state rival, No. 18 Virginia ...

Strange But True

  • Eye vibe: Stretch the pics by humming

      DRAWING BY DEBORAH DERR McCLINTOCK   Q. Why when you hold a vibrating "Tickle Me Ernie" doll under your chin with teeth clenched, then look at a TV or computer...


  • Breaking up ...Without breaking kids' hearts

    If you must get a divorce, you might as well make it a good one. That's the message from Robert E. Emery, whose new book, The Truth About Children and Divorce, is getting n...


  • Tornado's life: Graham rules Valley e-news

    The Augusta County Free Press is the leading local source of online news in its area. Chris Graham is the Augusta County Free Press. Since parting ways with the free-fallin...


  • Doc's confused logic

    You should tell Dr. Hong [November 4, Dr. Hook: "Flu shots: Roll sleeves up... if you're elderly"] that "classical conditioning" is not an accurate way to describe the reas...

  • Gun essay inspiring

    Your back page essay on guns [October 14: "Gun's safety: Drawing a gun can save your life"] was a pleasant surprise. You give hope to journalism and America. Thanks. Sam Fo...

  • Roanoke TV covers Nelson

    Lisa Provence's story about Nelson County and its lack of access to local weather forecasts struck a chord with me [News, "Nelson County: Off the (weather) map," October 28...

Cultural preview

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