UVA Celebrates Bicentennial

Our beloved local university is celebrating 200 years of history and academics this fall with the UVA Bicentennial. This weekend, October 5u20137, the celebration will kick off with talks, performances and more during the launch weekend. Programming begins Thursday, October 5, at The Paramount Theater with “Who Speaks for America? 200 Years of Debate” presented […]

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Autumn in Jefferson’s Virginia

Autumn is a beautiful season to spend in Charlottesville. Here are six of our favorite events and things to do during this season: 1. Apple Picking: Visit one of the many local orchards and farms offering different apple varieties. 2. Barboursville Vineyards’ Truffle Dinner: This popular annual feast, a four-course dinner paired with Barboursville wines, […]

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Charlottesville Unites for Concert

Last night at UVA’s Scott Stadium, our community came together for the Concert for Charlottesville to celebrate unity and love. Thousands of people attended the concert hosted by Dave Matthews. At the beginning of the concert, Matthews presented Susan Bro, the mother of Heather Heyer, the protester killed on August 12th in Charlottesville. During the […]

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When Architecture and Nature Come Together

Our beautiful local landscape captured the heart of Thomas Jefferson and continues to impress us today with Blue Ridge Mountain backdrops and luscious green rolling hills. Cathy Purple Cherry, founder of Purple Cherry Architectsu2014a high-end residential local architecture firm in Charlottesville, VAu2014shares how you can create meaningful places by fusing architecture and nature togetheru2026 “By the title […]

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Inn at Willow Grove Expands Luxury Experience

In Orange County to the northeast of Charlottesville, The Inn at Willow Grove, a luxurious boutique hotel, makes for the perfect getaway. The historic property, once a plantation, was listed in Travel + Leisure’s 2017 “10 Best Resort Hotels in the South” and was rated as a 4-star hotel by Forbes Travel Guide. The Inn at Willow […]

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4 Lighting Styles & Trends to Try This Summer

Whether complementing a space or serving as a dramatic centerpiece, decorative lighting is an essential style element of a room. Beyond illumination, lighting fixtures can instantly change the ambiance of a room from classic to contemporary and everything in between. Planning a remodel? The lighting experts at Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery share four on-trend […]

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