Feel Good Friday 

Feel Good Friday: Local company giving away free knee and ankle braces in study
Feel Good Friday: Local company giving away free knee and ankle braces in study

Knee and ankle braces can cost thousands of dollars, but a local company is hoping to ease the pain and cost of those for people who participate in a new study.

Feel Good Friday: Wintergreen prepares for holiday weekend

Feel Good Friday: Wintergreen prepares for holiday weekend

Wintergreen is hosting family events for the holiday weekend, despite difficult weather conditions.

Feel Good Friday: Sam Barsky's Artistic Sweaters

Feel Good Friday: Sam Barsky's Artistic Sweaters

Sam Barsky went viral on social media for his sweater and t-shirt business, which features some beautiful Virginia landmarks.

Feel Good Friday: Sober Ride Home

Feel Good Friday: Sober Ride Home

Allen and Allen is distributing Uber gift cards to restaurants in an effort to reduce drunk driving accidents.

Feel Good Friday: Local dogs featured in this year's Puppy Bowl

Feel Good Friday: Local dogs featured in this year's Puppy Bowl

Once again, dogs from the Charlottesville area will be featured in this year's Puppy Bowl.

Feel Good Friday: Local man nominated for Emmy Award

Feel Good Friday: Local man nominated for Emmy Award

Darnell Walker of Charlottesville has been nominated for an Emmy award.

Feel Good Friday: SEALKids honors Navy SEAL families

Feel Good Friday: SEALKids honors Navy SEAL families

SEALKids hosts event for Navy Seal families at King Family Vineyards.

Feel Good Friday: Winter Wear Drive underway

Feel Good Friday: Winter Wear Drive underway

Do Good Cville and the Haven have teamed up for the seventh annual Winter Wear Drive.

Feel Good Friday: Charlottesville Ballet gives students 'Chance 2 Dance'

Feel Good Friday: Charlottesville Ballet gives students 'Chance 2 Dance'

It's part of the CB Moves program, which brings free dance education classes to public school students.

Feel Good Friday: Local business gives back to Paramount Theater

Feel Good Friday: Local business gives back to Paramount Theater

On Thursday, Rhoback hosted an event where it released its Charlottesville-inspired polo at the Paramount Theater.

Feel Good Friday: From Fluvanna County to Nashville

Feel Good Friday: From Fluvanna County to Nashville

Drew Pace started playing the guitar at a young age, but later found a love for sports that lasted until he was hurt.

Feel Good Friday: Shooting the stars

Feel Good Friday: Shooting the stars

Brennan Gilmore is a local astrophotographer whose images are stunning people who see them on social media.

Feel Good Friday: Mother-son duo competing on Lego Masters

Feel Good Friday: Mother-son duo competing on Lego Masters

Liam and Emily Norris lived in Charlottesville for years, and the process that led to them being on the show was years in the making.

Feel Good Friday: Ishan Gala Foundation turning tragedy into support for others

Feel Good Friday: Ishan Gala Foundation turning tragedy into support for others

The Ishan Gala Foundation aims to improve the quality of life for children fighting cancer and their families.

Feel Good Friday: RCA teams up with pet supply store to help raise money for conservation efforts

Feel Good Friday: RCA teams up with pet supply store to help raise money for conservation efforts

People can help support conservation efforts by getting the new 'I Wag for the Rivanna River' sticker.

Feel Good Friday: Charlottesville Band celebrates 100th anniversary

Feel Good Friday: Charlottesville Band celebrates 100th anniversary

From 1922 to 2022, the Charlottesville Band has created memories that last a lifetime for locals.

Feel Good Friday: Scrappy Elephant opens new location in Charlottesville

Feel Good Friday: Scrappy Elephant opens new location in Charlottesville

A store focused on keeping arts supplies out of landfills has opened a second location near downtown Charlottesville.

Feel Good Friday: Dreams Made Real Performing Arts Academy returns to Paramount with Annie Jr.

Feel Good Friday: Dreams Made Real Performing Arts Academy returns to Paramount with Annie Jr.

DMR is returning to the stage at the Paramount Theater this weekend with a production of 'Annie Jr.'

Feel Good Friday: Charlottesville Restaurant Week helping to feed the hungry

Feel Good Friday: Charlottesville Restaurant Week helping to feed the hungry

For every meal served at participating restaurants, $1 will be donated to the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank.

Feel Good Friday: Locally owned LGBTQ+ businesses hosting socials, educational events for Pride Month

Feel Good Friday: Locally owned LGBTQ+ businesses hosting socials, educational events for Pride Month

Locally-owned LGBTQ+ businesses are celebrating Pride Month by hosting events and socials, creating places where people feel safe.

Feel Good Friday: From foster care to juvenile public defender, proof you can be anything you want to be

Feel Good Friday: From foster care to juvenile public defender, proof you can be anything you want to be

Elizabeth Harris just graduated from the University of Virginia Law School with the class of 2022.

Feel Good Friday: Tonsler League Bike Donation

Feel Good Friday: Tonsler League Bike Donation

Members of the Tonsler League believe every kid should be able to have their own bike.

Feel Good Friday: Acclaimed orchestra director passes baton after 40 years at CHS

Feel Good Friday: Acclaimed orchestra director passes baton after 40 years at CHS

For 40 years, Laura Mulligan Thomas has raised the baton for the Charlottesville High School Orchestra. Now she is passing it on.

Feel Good Friday: 'Adopt-a-Dog' event to raise awareness about Fluvanna SPCA

Feel Good Friday: 'Adopt-a-Dog' event to raise awareness about Fluvanna SPCA

Amy Myers of Local Eats in Palmyra wants people to know about the local animal shelter in Fluvanna County.

Feel Good Friday: Local chef hosting fundraising dinner to benefit Ukraine

Feel Good Friday: Local chef hosting fundraising dinner to benefit Ukraine

Gregg Dionne is no stranger to the kitchen and says whipping up good food is a great way to bring people together. 

Feel Good Friday: The Shine Guide offers free mental wellness events for kids and teens

Feel Good Friday: The Shine Guide offers free mental wellness events for kids and teens

Shine Guide organizer Catherine Shooter is holding events to promote mental health and wellness throughout the month of May.