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Local Musician Check-in: Rob Dobson

February 5, 2014 by


Rob Dobson is no stranger to the Charlottesville music scene. You may remember him (fondly) from the now defunct Fire Tapes, who disbanded suddenly after the release of their acclaimed sophomore LP Phantoms, leaving fans and critics alike in disbelief. Now Rob has turned his attentions to a couple of new projects, one of which is the reincarnation […]

Checking in with the Locals: Kristen Finn

January 14, 2014 by


Charlottesville is a city filled with local-loving people, and a spirit of community and collaboration unlike anywhere else. Every week, Cville Niche will celebrate that spirit by featuring a local’s top picks. Check out previous local check-ins! Kristen Finn With a sparkle in her eye and a beaming smile on her face, this local photographer is […]

25 Faces of The Virginia Film Festival — Part V

November 1, 2012 by


PART V of the 25 Faces of The Virginia Film Festival series includes… Harry Chotiner, NYU Film Professor, VFF Volunteer and introducer for Sister, Aysehan Julide Etem, local filmmaker, Crystal Whitaker, VFF Sponsor and Event Planner for The Event Company and The AV Company, Daphne Latham, local hairstylist/make up artist, VFF enthusiast, and stylist for […]

25 Faces of The Virginia Film Festival — Part IV

November 1, 2012 by


PART IV of the 25 Faces of The Virginia Film Festival series includes… Dave Norris, Charlottesville City Councilor and founder of the Charlottesville Institute, Jon Parrish Peede, VFF first timer, UVA Faculty, and Panelist for Chasing Ice, Joel and Jennifer Jones, founders of Big Blue Door, Chloe Kougias, VFF intern, and Jessica Lee, VFF enthusiast and resident designer/part owner at Community Collective. […]

25 Faces of The Virginia Film Festival — Part III

October 31, 2012 by


PART III of the 25 Faces of The Virginia Film Festival series includes… Justin Stone and Megan Kiernan of forage, Doug Bari of Doug and Judy Productions and the 2012 VFF film The Dog Stays in the Picture, Francesca Lee, VFF intern, Andy McClure, VFF first timer and owner of Citizen Burger and the Virginian Restaurant Company, and Todd […]

25 Faces of The Virginia Film Festival — Part I

October 30, 2012 by


To celebrate The Virginia Film Festival’s 25th Anniversary, Cville Niche contacted 25 people who are (or have been) a part of the VFF family of volunteers, interns and staff, local enthusiasts that help continue to make this event an annual event, and even first timers who are on the edge of their seats with excitement! […]

The Flavors of Thailand at Cville’s Doorstep

February 20, 2012 by


Craving a hands-on culinary experience that will improve your skills in the kitchen? Or, like to cook and looking for a mouth-watering good time with friends? Well, look no further than The Charlottesville Cooking School.

Radio Bistro @ C&O

April 4, 2011 by


Even though Monday marks the beginning of the work week, sure to be filled with countless obligations and the proverbial crossing of T’s and dotting of I’s, it doesn’t have to be completely void of fun and excitement. Thankfully, C&O Restaurant makes this possible by bringing the cool vibe of the weekend we all love […]

Beleza Brazil

February 10, 2010 by


The heart and soul of Brazilian music has been filling Charlottesville’s air since 2005. However, for Humberto and Madeline Sales, it all began in Salvador, Brazil, where they met and began playing music together. Madeline traveled to Brazil as a “gift to herself,” or a break from her Arlington cubicle job, and fell in love with the […]