Category Archives: Discover Charlottesville

Posts talk about Charlottesville, Virginia and the things about Charlottesville that make the area one of the country’s best places to live.

Living Charlottesville: Four Seasons Patio Homes

Four Seasons is a quiet family neighborhood located just north of the city of Charlottesville off Rio Road near Albemarle High School. Homes are generally 3 bedroom patio style homes with a garages. (There are townhouses in Four Seasons as well.) There are approximately 165 homes with small lots and mature trees insuring privacy. Sidewalks are […]

Kayaking the Rivanna River

Gardening chores complete, Stephen and I pulled the kayaks out of winter storage and headed down the hill to the river for a few hours of glorious, relaxing kayaking.   Several years ago, the place we now put in off of Reas Ford Rd was a mess of trash and, during hunting season, deer carcasses. […]

Albemarle County Neighborhood Improvement Initiative

I just received an A-Mail from the County announcing a Neighborhood Improvement Funding Initiative… “Is there a small-scale improvement, like walking trails or playground equipment,  that would benefit your community? Or the need for a planning or design study for a future improvement? The Neighborhood Improvement Funding Initiative is a new, one-time program approved by […]

A-Mail: News from Albemarle County – Broadband

I receive these emails from Albemarle County and am very glad to get the info right to my emailbox.  Maybe you would like the same info?  I have copy and pasted the entire email message here, which includes link at the bottom which will allow you to receive the information yourself. This particular email references […]

2016 Memorial Day Activities and Events around Charlottesville

MONDAY, MAY 30 – An Annual Memorial Day tribute  Hosted by the Earlysville, Virginia Chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Champ Lawson, Jr. – Douglas Hall Kirby Post 2044 , a patriotic program with music, held at the Earlysville Post Office VIETNAM WAR FOUNDATION Greene County, special new exhibits open for Memorial Day 2016 MEMORIAL DAY […]