CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (January 2004) –? AlbemarleKids, the fastest growing publishing company serving families and businesses in Charlottesville-Albemarle, today announced that their company is changing their name to AlbemarleFamily.

With the new name will come the same great family content that readers have come to know and expect and some exciting new articles as well! Publishers, Robin Johnson-Bethke and Jennifer Bryerton, ? Are thrilled at the great reception we’ve had over our decision and we look forward to serving our community this year in ways that are better than ever.?

The web site is updated weekly – be sure to update your bookmarks with the new web address and please stop by to find more news for local families & dozens of great events!

Established in 1998, AlbemarleFamily is dedicated to being “The Ultimate Resource, Making Parenting Easier & Growing Up Fun”. Their popular weekly web site receives over a quarter of a million hits and over 18,000 visitors each month. In addition to the web site, AlbemarleFamily also publishes a monthly e-Newsletter and quarterly print publications, which include four Magazines and the annual Directory of Family Services. AlbemarleFamily also has a “live” presence in our community and is actively involved with several children?s charities and festivals.

FOR MORE INFORMATION about AlbemarleFamily publications, please call 984-4713, [email protected] or