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Checking in with the Locals: Randi Laudisio

March 24, 2015 by


Randi Laudisio From educational travel expert to cupcake extraordinaire, this local lady is a sugar and spice and everything nice. When Randi isn’t frosting cupcakes, she and her hubby, a.k.a. Johnny Cheeseburger, enjoy a bite out (a.k.a. stealing food off each other’s plates), and, of course, spending time with their pup, Sampson. Check out her top […]

Local Artist Check-in: Amanda Patterson

October 29, 2014 by


Amanda Patterson is living proof that the artistic community of Charlottesville draws filmmakers year-round, not only in November when the Virginia Film Festival comes to town.  A native Virginian, Amanda moved to Charlottesville this summer to begin work as a mentor for young filmmakers at Light House Studio. Her film Goodish, a comedy about whether or […]

Cville Sweets Round-Up: The Baked Edition

July 31, 2013 by


A spoonful of sugar makes the Sweet Tooth happy. And lucky for the Sweet Tooth folks out there, Cville has spoonful upon spoonful of sugar to satisfy those cravings – especially in the baked goods department. Cupcake shops and bakeries are abundant in Cville, yet each one thrives and carries a unique brand and product. […]

Local Fitness Check-in: The Ladies at Lululemon

March 27, 2013 by


We’re checking back in with some of our favorite fitness enthusiasts at Cville’s Lululemon Showroom, Kirsten Lorenger, showroom manager, and Kristin Watson, assistant manager! What races are you all most excited about this spring? Three of us on the team are running the Nike Women’s Half Marathon up in DC, so although it’s not local we […]

Holiday Recipe Series: Paradox Pastry’s Gingerbread Cookies

December 22, 2012 by


Paradox Pastry is Cville’s tastiest new addition in 2012. Opening their doors in the Warehouse District next to Bluegrass Grill and Glass Haus Kitchen, Paradox has quickly become a Cville staple. Owner Jenny Peterson shared their gingerbread cookie recipe for our Holiday Recipe Series, making this weekend a great weekend to bake some last minute holiday […]

Buzz of the Week- 6.14-6.20

June 14, 2012 by


Check out this week’s buzz!