November 8th, 2012 issue #1145

November 8th, 2012
  • Cavalier developments? UVA buys 199-acre near-town farm

    After two decades of dealing, a sprawling Charlottesville-area farm recently came into the possession of UVA, practically completing a sort of university-owned western wall around Charlottesville and stoking development concerns in the surrounding neighborhoods. By paying $1.575 million to Foxhaven Farm LLC on July 7, the University of Virginia Foundation finished its purchase of the properties long owned by the late Jane and Henderson Heyward.

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4Better Or Worse

  • The week in review

    Most disturbing wanted poster: Albemarle police send out photos of two girls November 5 seeking to identify them because they were believed to be victims of assault. The ch...

The Dish


Real Estate - $old

Real Estate Property auctions

  • Property auctions

    November 8 at 9:30am at the Charlottesville Circuit Court Property: 761 King Street Debtor: Teresa D. Caddell Original amount owing: $168,750 Bidder brings: $16,500 or 10 p...

Movie Reviews


  • Table of contents

    COVERLand baronWith the purchase of a 200-acre farm, UVA now owns a western "wall" around Charlottesville. Neighbors want to know what the school has planned. Could more ma...



  • Historians expect deference on TJ's cruelty

    To back up her accusation that I have misled my readers, Cinder Stanton refers darkly, and very vaguely, to truncated quotations, twisted chronology, unnamed misinterpretat...

Black and White

  • The slumbering herd

    Pre-Halloween, a Georgia Power security guard babysits a herd of bucket trucks slumbering in the parking lot of the defunct Azalea Mall just off I-95 on the north side of R...