Home sales in the region were up last year. Figures from the Charlottesville Area Association of Realtors show there was a 10% increase in the number of homes sold during 2013 compared to the year before. That’s the second double-digit gain in a row. The median price was up 6%. Home sales in Louisa County were up 35% and were 28% higher in Nelson County. Albemarle County saw an 11% increase, and the gain in Fluvanna County was 6%. The numbers were down slightly in Greene County and the city of Charlottesville.
Jack White's band The Dead Weather are to give their first live performance in five years.
After spending a quarter of a century not agreeing to be in "Ghostbusters 3" as Peter Venkman, Bill Murray recently signed on to Paul Feig’s reboot of the franchise.
"Concussion" is based on Dr. Bennet Omalu, who was the first to discover the existence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (or CTE): a disease of the brain found in athletes with a history of repetitive brain trauma.
On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!
A librarian at the University of Louisville may have found the precursor tune to the Happy Birthday song.