June 8, 2013
From Super Regionals to UVa Reunions and recent graduations, Charlottesville continues to take in a business boom.
The past couple of weekends have brought in lots of crowds to the city and also have brought in business.
The 7-Eleven on Ivy Road is among the businesses basking in the boom. It's a convenient stop for folks around the Corner or at Davenport Field for baseball.
Managers said they don't mind the long lines of visitors because they make the job more fun.
"Probably the first 10 people today were strangers to this town," employee Randy Davis said. "It's so much fun to meet people from all over the world, I guess."
He said being so close to the university has helped business but also makes working there more of an experience.
The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from our viewers, but we only ask that you use your best judgment. E-mail is required, but will not be displayed with comment.
As a host Newsplex.com welcomes a wide spectrum of opinions. However this is a site that we host. We have a responsibility to all our readers to try to keep our comment section fair and decent. For that reason The Newsplex reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.
If you have any ideas to improve the conversation or this section let us know. Send an e-mail to email@example.com.
powered by Disqus