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Checking in with the Locals: Alicia Cost

February 3, 2015 by


Charlottesville is a city filled with local-loving people, and a spirit of community and collaboration unlike anywhere else. Every week, Cville Niche celebrates that spirit by featuring a local’s top picks. Check out previous local check-ins! Alicia Cost This local lady is an inspiration. From her work with the Charlottesville youth through a local non-profit […]

Checking in with the Locals: Kat Diplas

June 10, 2014 by


It’s been one year since we started checking in with the local-loving people of Charlottesville, featuring the faces of Cville and their top picks every week. For this special occasion, we’re checking in with the Cville Niche Team! This group of locals is passionate about what they do in this great city. So in the coming […]

Buzz of the Week: 12.12-12.18

December 12, 2013 by


Check out this week’s buzz! Thur 12.12 | DIY Night: Sequins and Sparkles @ Darling Boutique Fri 12.13 | Garage Carol Sing @ The Garage | Cville Craftacular @ CitySpace Sat 12.14 | Free Barre Class @ Lululemon | Christmas Party @ Stinson Vineyards Sun 12.15| Patrick and Aaron Olwell & Friends @ Albemarle CiderWorks Mon 12.16 | Meatless Mondays […]

Champion Marks Six Months on Tap

June 25, 2013 by


As Champion Brewing Company opened its doors at 4 p.m. Friday, June 21, to offer its customers a reprieve from the first official day of summer heat, the brewery also was marking its six-month anniversary. In the past six months, Champion has become a hub for the local food truck scene, a strong promoter of […]

12 Days of Local Beer | Day 7

December 20, 2011 by


Day Seven Blue Mountain Brewery // Afton, VA 13) Long Winters Nap – Appearing only a few days after Christmas, Blue Mountain will be placing Long Winters Nap on their taps. Although some people may think of lagers as being light in color and alcohol, this German lager style is a triplebock, which is actually […]

12 Days of Beer- Day 1 / 2

December 14, 2011 by


The holiday season is in full swing. Christmas shopping continues, holiday parties are becoming more frequent, and maybe even some of you are going out caroling. One thing I also think of, are libations (alcoholic and non-alcoholic). With the festivities going on, the holidays wouldn’t be complete without at least mentioning champagne, wine, apple cider, […]

Nelson 151 Launch

September 27, 2011 by


Although you may think you’re not familiar with Nelson County, you’ll be surprised to find out you know more then you think… Live in Albemarle? Visit there on occasion? Most importantly, do you enjoy a good wine or a craft beer? Then you are most likely familiar with at least the names of Blue Mountain […]