Food News: Southbound opens, Inner City Blues to close, and last minute Thanksgiving options

This week: A new Southside concept from chefs Joe Sparatta and Lee Gregory opened this past week, a Gilpin Court soul food joint gets the boot after mere months in business, and some last minute Thanksgiving options just in case you really like to live your life spontaneously.

Carytown Merchants

Retail Merchants Association reminds Richmonders to shop local this weekend

The fourth annual Think. Shop. Buy. Local Saturday is this weekend, highlighting local merchants in the Richmond area.


Free Holiday Trolley between Church Hill and Willow Lawn

A successful test run could mean more shuttles in the future.

barrel thief thief

Barrel Thief thief steals butt

Smoked-meat swiping incident at Patterson restaurant

st catherines house tour

St. Catherine’s Holiday House Tour coming up

Enjoy viewing several beautiful Windsor Farms homes

Willow Lawn in 1960

Richmond’s oldest shopping center continues to thrive through evolution

The Richmond Times-Dispatch profiles The Shops at Willow Lawn, which has outlasted every other major center in Richmond and continues to thrive.

Parham Road Robbery Number 2

Police seek suspect in second East Parham Road convenience store robbery in one week

The second robbery is just a block away from one that took place earlier in the week.


Food News: Local chefs’ Thanksgiving picks, a moonshine festival, and yet another ramen popup

This week: Five local chefs share their favorite Thanksgiving recipes–from the traditional to the unique, two restaurants make a quick flip to new owners and concepts, the Elby Awards have been announced, and the inaugural Virginia Moonshine Festival comes to town this weekend.


West End Comedy presents two improv shows this weekend at HATTheatre

Friday night’s show is family-friendly; Saturday’s is geared towards mature audiences.


Azzurro selected for Richmond Stalwart Elby

A fine and distinguished award.