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Local Artist Check-In: Charlene Cross

February 18, 2015 by


At the McGuffey Art Center downtown, housed in a building that has stood since 1916 and used to serve as a school, you will find jewelry-maker Charlene Cross’s studio, among 44 other artists renting space. Among those other artists is painter Jean Sampson who describes Cross as “a wonderful and extremely creative jewelry-maker.” The McGuffey […]

Holiday Recipe Series: Commonwealth’s Osso Buco

December 21, 2012 by


Commonwealth Restaurant and Skybar never disappoints. In 2012, the restaurant and Executive Chef Alex George celebrated their 1 year anniversary, and a very successful one at that. For our Holiday Recipe Series, Commonwealth shares a contemporary and seasonal take on the classic osso buco dish, by Chef de Cuisine Chuck Adcock. If you’re not bold enough to […]

25 Faces of The Virginia Film Festival — Part II

October 30, 2012 by


PART II of the 25 Faces of The Virginia Film Festival series includes… Brad Savage, 106.1 radio personality and VFF enthusiast, John Kelly, Virginia Film Festival Publicist, Derek Sieg, local filmmaker and Adrenaline Film Project mentor, Joshua Hunt, VFF enthusiast and owner at Beer Run, and Bliss Spillar, first timer. Brad Savage 106.1 Radio Personality and VFF […]

This Week’s Buzz, 2.16- 2.22

February 16, 2012 by


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Valentine’s Day Plans for Any Relationship Status

February 14, 2012 by


Valentine’s Day is here, and that brings mixed emotions for everyone – couples and single folk alike. Wineries, restaurants, couples massages, flowers, cards, bed and breakfasts are standard fare. So here are 14 options for today to share with significant other, a friend, a group or just yourself! We’d love to hear what your plans […]