September 20th, 2012 issue #1138

September 20th, 2012
  • Second cooling: Behind the new frozen yogurt craze

    Just two years ago, locally owned Arch's Frozen Yogurt, with locations on Ivy Road, the Corner, and Emmet Street, was the only fro-yo game in town. Today, there are three new regional franchises serving the stuff, and one already has three locations–- Sweet Frog (Downtown, Barracks, Hollymead), Bloop (Pantops), and Berry Berry (the Corner). And it might be only a matter of time before the big national players, Pinkberry and Yogurtland, take up residence. 

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4Better Or Worse

  • The week in review

    Latest BoV gaffe: UVA foregoes the chance to entice a $20-million donor with naming rights to build a new wing for the cramped University Art Museum when it accepts the a...


Real Estate - $old

  • Road to sale proves rocky near Ivy

    Albemarle 6/15/12 William A. Dawson to Dawn Dirks, 5840 Westhall Drive, $255,000 John & Ann Mytinger to Hunter C. & Mikael B. Chorey, 2804 Brookmere Road, $260,000 ...

Real Estate - On the Block

Real Estate Property auctions

  • Property auctions

    September 26 at 11am at the Albemarle Courthouse Property: 5333 Secretarys Sand Road, Esmont Debtor: Lewis H. Watkins Original amount owing: $70,074.99 Bidder brings: 10 pe...

Movie Reviews


  • Table of contents

    COVERHow sweet it isThe self-serve yogurt craze is full blown in Charlottesville, and locals are gobbling up the sweet stuff by the ounce, piling it high with fruit, candy,...


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Black and White

  • WWJD

    Historians and locals spend considerable energy asking what would Jefferson do (WWJD)? Jefferson aids that pursuit by his meticulously catalogued writings. Jefferson has be...

Cultural preview