Civil War: Lee’s Miserables

Les Mis had a surprising influence on the South during the Civil War.

Raising Richmond: What I learned on my summer vacation

Now that vacations are done for the season, here are my untimely travel tips from late summer trips I took with my family. If this advice is too late to be useful for you, just print out this article, fold it into the December section of your day planner, then transfer it to your next year’s day planner for easy access when you take vacations again!

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Today

Henrico Police officer recognized for simple act of kindness

Jefferson Ave. Pocket Park Design Contest

Councilman Hilbert hosting Northside 3rd District meeting

Artist P. Buckley Moss to speak at Cultural Arts Center Wednesday

Tuesday Game Night is nigh

LEGO KidsFest ticket giveaway

City Councilman Jon Baliles hosting 1st District town hall tonight

Yelp on Sticky Rice, Sticky Rice on Yelp

Bo and Diddley looking for a bit of help

Picture of the Day: Museum of Science

Sunday

Help plant trees in Forest Hill Park

Councilwoman Robertson to hold “Highland Park Demands the Promised Community – A Call to Action Rally”

Balancing on the James

An open letter on RPS facility needs

Day #061: The Four Cemeteries at Evergreen

Jerry Seinfeld performs at Altria Theater in December

RVA Tonight brings late-night to Coalition Theater

Picture of the Day: Quirky mural

Thursday

Discount tickets to Terrapin beer dinner at Fat Dragon available today only

Kickers Prediction Game of Awesome Round 16 – Semi-final Addition

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