In the middle of putting this issue together – our last of the year – I was informed that our publisher, Kelly Till, had accepted another job and was leaving the company.
From the Editor
By Clay Barbour Bear with me as I talk shop for a little bit. Journalists, and journalism itself, have taken it in the teeth for a good long while. We can argue whether it’s fair or unfair. Believe me, behind the scenes we complain about decisions involving coverage and approach more than you argue over […]
The Long View
A family faces a scary diagnosis.
What We’re Loving | Sydney Meers
The kitschy creative genius behind restaurants like The Dumbwaiter in Norfolk and Cowboy Syd’s in Newport News says his so-called retirement was just a trial run.
The DIY Guy
Greg White builds drinks from unique and often homemade ingredients as the bar manager for Town Center Cold Pressed Roastery in Norfolk.
An Italian Dinner
For this year’s food issue dinner, Distinction set up at a lovely home in Virginia Beach. There was bocce, wine and a delicious Italian dinner prepared by chef Marco de Rossi of When In Rome in Virginia Beach. It was so good it might just hold us over until the weather warms again.