MarieBette Cafe & Bakery is our “I Love CVille Featured Restaurant!” This Rose Hill Drive restaurant has quickly gained popularity among CVille Foodies thanks to brunch and breakfast dishes like the “Banana Cream Stuffed French Toast Topped With Nutella ($10)” and the “Buttermilk Pancakes Topped With Vanilla & Strawberries ($10.25)!” Read more
Connecting with entrepreneurs and learning about their successes, trials and tribulations is one of my favorite aspects of owning an advertising and branding agency (VMV Brands). These entrepreneurs could be business owners who are deep in the game who have been generating tens of millions of dollars in sales per year, or they could be aspiring entrepreneurs who are just launching their businesses. Read more
Hanna Dobbels-McCarthy is an absolute rockstar entrepreneur!! Hanna is the owner and lead instructor of barre.d studio., an awesome studio on Water Street that teaches a form of barre fitness combining strength, balance, a healthy mindset, focus and stretching. Following a few years of developing this instruction, Hanna copyrighted the method and is now teaching it to passionate people who she fondly refers to as “The Barre Tribe!” The barre.[d] method is beneficial for any body type and the workouts are both engaging and challenging. Read more
I love what Prakash R. Kamath, Ben Thompson and Tommy Lasley have done with Fry’s Spring Station. This team, which also owns Ivy Provisions and the recently purchased Shadwells Restaurant on Pantops, has done a tremendous job at revamping the Fry’s menu, making it more approachable, affordable and appetizing than ever! Read more
1. On Location And Behind The Scenes At Maya Restaurant
Hello, I’m Jerry Miller broadcasting from our offices in Downtown Charlottesville, Virginia.
I would like to reflect on what I witnessed first-hand on Saturday, August 12 during the violent Alt-Right protests and counter protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.
This commentary is not about politics, protests or propagandas.
Instead, this commentary is about people, passion and praise. Read more