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Planning Commission delays vote on Floyd Avenue Bike Boulevard

The commission only asks that planners rethink a few things.

Governor outlines “Opportunity” agenda

In a move he said would boost the state’s economy, Gov. Terry McAuliffe is asking legislators to remove the requirement that Virginia women get an ultrasound before having an abortion and to “create a more inclusive environment for LGBT Virginians and business owners.”

HB 1343: New bill would address reporting of sexual assaults

A state legislator from Northern Virginia urged her colleagues Tuesday to pass a bill requiring that campus sexual assaults be reported promptly to the local commonwealth’s attorney instead of being handled solely by campus and local police.

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McDonnell sentenced to two years in prison

Former Gov. Bob McDonnell was sentenced Tuesday to 24 months in prison after being convicted of 11 felony corruption charges in September.

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New restaurants in December

More doughnuts, more beer…the only thing keeping this city from becoming a bunch of Homer Simpsons meandering down one-way streets is the punch-in-the-palate that is GWARbar. (To be clear, we have no problem with Homer Simpson.)

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Some stuff to buy for yourself or others

Here are some of our favorite items that would make pretty-OK gifts–some local, some boring, all sure to be well-received.

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November festivals

The leaves may be changing, but the festivals keep on coming.

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This week’s theater openings

A one-time Shakespeare performances and a musical from the creators of South Park.

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804ork: Pimento Cheese

This pimento cheese recipe from Jason Alley via 804ork makes for a perfect fall snack.

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Pumpkin patches and hayrides

Put down the pumpkin spice latte, pack the family in the car, and head out to one of Richmond’s local farms.

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