THIS RURAL LIFE: Fall is a great time for gardening

Fall is a great time for gardening! In our area farmers will tell you that they start planting fall crops “after the first soaking rain in August.” Keep that in mind, rather than a specific date to start planting your…
Culpeper kids rejoice in summer soccer fun

Culpeper kids are getting a kick out of soccer filled week of summer fun! From Tuesday to Thursday, the soccer fields are covered with green and yellow T-shirts. The Culpeper County Sheriff’s Department and the Culpeper Soccer Club have partnered…
Featured restaurant: Bavarian Chef

COME HUNGRY. So you’re driving south on Route 29 out of Culpeper or you are driving north from Charlottesville and on the horizon you see a building that looks like it should be in the German countryside. For those view…
BOUNTIFUL BARBEQUE

Photo by Ian Chini BOUNTIFUL BARBEQUE. “It is wonderful,” says Elder Fuentes who can’t say enough about the support he has received from the community since opening Uncle Elder’s over two years ago. “I can’t complain, we’ve been really successful,”…