News

New Owner For Charlottesville Parking Center

New Owner For Charlottesville Parking Center

A new owner for the Charlottesville Parking Center. Mark Brown has struck a $13.8 million dollar deal approved by shareholders last week and finalized Tuesday. Brown also owns the Main Street Arena and the building that has downtown restaurants The Whiskey Jar and Brookville. He also owns Yellow Cab of Charlottesville. Brown will control both the Water Street and Market Street parking garages along with the surface lot next to the City Market. Brown says he hopes to keep the market two blocks long. He says he doesn’t expect any increase in the cost of parking.

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Dec. 19

dolly

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

in Music

Michael Stipe offered up as garage sale bargain

Michael Stipe attends the "Young Ones" premiere at the Landmark Sunshine on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, in New York.

Watch Former R.E.M. star Michael Stipe star in a skit to mark the end of TV host Stephen Colbert's late-night show.

in Entertainment

Third ‘Night at the Museum’ marks final film for Williams, Rooney

nightatthemuseum

The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."