CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (September 2009) – AlbemarleFamily Living magazine, a popular monthly parenting publication, has announced a new venture: the AlbemarleFamily Favorites Contest.

From September 1 until October 10, readers can vote online for their favorite places to eat, play, explore and shop. The top choices will be published in the December 2009 issue of AlbemarleFamily Living and online. The contest will give local parents an opportunity to recognize the businesses that serve them well, and will award kudos to the restaurants, shops and attractions that garner top votes from families.

About us… AlbemarleFamily is dedicated to serving families in Charlottesville-Albemarle with useful comprehensive community resources designed to help “Make Parenting Easier & Growing Up Fun”. Each month more than 60,000 visitors make use of their extensive web site which includes free classifieds for families, the School Connection, a Volunteer Bulletin, The Family Calendar and so much more. It is a much appreciated support network for local parents. The popular web site also has companion print publications: 12 Magazines, an annual Directory of Family Services and the annual AlbemarleFamily’s Let’s Go! Guide to Charlottesville and More.