Live music in Richmond this August: Brandon Flowers, GWAR-B-Q, WRIR’s Commonwealth of Notions, Chris Stapleton, and more

Spotify, Rdio, they’re all well and good, but did you know that bands are composed of real live people who sometimes allow you to witness the in-person making of their music? We’re as surprised as you!

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Making Legends: The Road to Richmond

Cyclists are getting ready to roll into Richmond.

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Young filmakers take a look at the past and future of Shockoe Bottom

Started From the Bottom investigates Shockoe Bottom’s history and communicates the young filmmakers’ perspectives on the area’s future.


August Festivals

You might think it’s too hot for festivals, but, as happens to all of us from time to time, you’re wrong. There are SO MANY festivals, from Dragon Boats to watermelons to beer, because Richmonders do not squander a summer.

Photo by Marcella Lee of Broad Appetite.

Richmond’s Sweetest and Coldest Treats

How’d you get so hot? How’d you like to get…less hot?


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Do you have a Capital One card? If so, you’re in luck.

Picture of the Day: Serenity now


Food News: Rapping with positive vibes, special sups, and total tomato overload

This week’s trend is for local culinary geniuses to offer you a chance to sit at a table and let them serve you giant, lovingly prepared dinners. These guys and gals, you know? Just doin’ it for the community.


Potential sites the Flying Squirrels could land in Henrico County

Henrico Citizen editor Tom Lappas ponders sites for a new baseball stadium in the suburbs.


Don’t wait for a storm to damage your trees

Take action now to try to avoid or lessen storm damage later