November 17th, 2011 issue #1046

November 17th, 2011
  • By the Wayside: Busted bridge burns businesses

    Back in May, just a month into a planned 18-month project, owners of several business located next to the Jefferson Park Avenue bridge replacement complained that the construction was hurting their businesses. Now, they say the JPA project is "killing" their businesses.

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4Better Or Worse

  • The week in review

    Worst week for traffic fatalities: Three people die within 14 hours on Albemarle County roads, none of whom were wearing seatbelts, according to police. Amber Leigh Johnson...

The Dish


Real Estate - $old

  • Harbinger of hope?

     9/27/11  Albemarle Federal National Mortgage Association to Alessandro & Carrie Medici, 504 Fontana Drive, $350,000 Faisal Moiz & Nimra Siddiqui to Feder...

Real Estate - On the Block

Real Estate Property auctions

  • Property auctions

    November 18 at 8:30am at the Albemarle CourthouseProperty: 1822 Natali LaneDebtor: Jennifer H. WhedbeeOriginal amount owing: $480,000Bidder brings: $48,000 or 10 percent sa...

Art Features

DR. HooK

Movie Reviews


The Brazen Careerist

  • Say no: Work fewer hours yet get more done

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

Sports Doctor

Strange But True

  • Big dog: Thunder, fireworks can fool Rover

    Q. When the fireworks start, why does my dog shake and run for cover? –B. KellyA. Most dogs do not react to the simple popping of fireworks but rather to the deeper sound...

Online only

  • Fatal crashes: Three deaths in 14 hours

    Two separate crashes have claimed three lives in Albemarle County since Thursday night, and two others are in serious condition. According to police, none of the victims we...

  • Table of contents

    COVERBy the WaysideThe 18-month JPA bridge project may be an inconvenience for drivers, but it could be downright deadly for the businesses at the corner of Fontaine and JP...

Black and White

  • Oliver

    Following the screening of Revenge of the Electric Car at the Film Festival, car creator Oliver Kuttner, CEO of Edison2, joined environmental consultant David Slutzky to ta...