February 2nd, 2012 issue #1105

February 2nd, 2012
  • Bloody Sunday? Repeal of hunting ban thrills-- and chills

    When Karen Wood was shot to death in her own backyard in 1988 while wearing white mittens, some suggested the Maine woman's death was her own fault. After all, those mittens might resemble a deer's tail, and she had stepped outside during hunting season without wearing blaze orange. Related content • Should hunting be allowed on Sundays?

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  • Final days: Emails show VQR's 'awkward workplace scenario'

    "At this point, frankly, I feel I have little protection offered by the University, and I see little or no evidence of any oversight of Ted [Genoways] by the University." – Kevin Morrissey in an email to officials in the UVA President's office, July 21, 2010.

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4Better Or Worse

  • The week in review

    Best street theater: The 17 Occupy Charlottesville protesters arrested December 1 for trespassing in Lee Park are found guilty in court January 27. Veronica Fitzhugh, who w...

The Dish


Question of the Week

Real Estate - $old

  • Realistic outlook

    12/20/11  Albemarle Douglas Wade to John & Kathleen Pegues, 727 Denali Way, Unit 206, $65,000 Phillip Norford to Katherine Chapman, 2517 Hydraulic Road, Unit 65, ...

Real Estate - On the Block

Real Estate Property auctions

  • Property auctions

    February 3 at 12:30pm at the  Charlottesville Circuit Court Property: 1009 Locust Avenue Debtor: Joyce M. Haney Original amount owing: $460,000 Bidder brings: 10 perce...

Movie Reviews


Online only

  • Charlottesville: Environmental disaster area?

    Charlottesvillians are used to making Top Ten lists, but the area's latest ranking is anything but an honor. The Southern Environmental Law Center includes Charlottesville ...

  • Snap: After soaking, Wintergreen gleams

    After a band of morning rain showers moved through Central Virginia, the sun broke through to illuminate the slopes of Wintergreen Resort in Nelson County Friday morning. A...

  • Table of contents

    COVERBloody Sunday?A bill that would allow hunters to open fire on Sunday has opinions split like a carcass before cleaning. Is it a good way to refill Game Department coff...

Black and White

  • Her Dogness

    Sophia turned 12 on January 30. I am six dogs old.~Commentator Bill Emory puts up a new photo nearly every day at billemory.com/blog.