There was a fire in the basement at Little John’s Friday afternoon. City firefighters responded to a report of smoke in the restaurant on the University Corner. Several fire trucks responded (pictured), causing University Avenue to be blocked for a while. Reports indicate the fire damaged the basement and got into the wall, resulting in a lot of smoke in the area. (Photo from Charlottesville Fire Battalion Chief Rich Jones)
The Virginia baseball team fell to North Carolina, 4-2, in their final game of the series in Charlottesville. The Cavaliers will next travel to Richmond to play VCU at the Diamond on Tuesday at 7:00 pm.
The boxer's imprisonment, and battle to free him, are immortalized in the Bob Dylan song "Hurricane" and the film of the same name, starring Denzel Washington.