January 26th, 2012 issue #1104

January 26th, 2012

4Better Or Worse

  • The week in review

    Latest hotel death: The body of Laura Daly, 46, is found in the Red Roof Inn January 22 along with David Highfield, 63, who was unconscious and is in intensive care at UVA ...


Question of the Week

Real Estate - $old

  • High Expectations

    12/15/11 Albemarle  Dolly Prenzel to Anne Hilton, 1706 Old Forge Road, $359,000 Promised Land LLC to Piedmont Realty Holdings I LLC, 1570, 1572, 1574, 1576, 1578, 1...

Real Estate - On the Block

Real Estate Property auctions

  • Property auctions

    January 26 at 1pm at the   Albemarle CourthouseProperty: 70 Churchill Lane Debtor: Matthew J. and Jennifer K. Carson Original amount owing: $255,000 Bidder brings...

Movie Reviews


Online only


  • Jaquith omitted most shop-local benefits

    Full disclosure: I own a local business. So you can imagine my disappointment when the Hook chose to run an essay that actively discourages shopping locally, [Janis Jaquith...

Black and White

  • Quercus phellos

    Does anyone know the value of these trees? I heard that the timber at Ragged Mountain Natural Area– soon slated for a mega-reservoir– didn’t have much value,...

Cultural preview