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BackToSchool--2015.08.03

Back-to-school shop tax-free this weekend

Attention, parents! No sales tax on school supplies, clothing, and footwear August 7th through 9th!

BeerNews--2015.07.31

Beer News: Elven chainmail, stony job opps, Craft Beer Month, hops that are totally OK

And some new brews, of course.

TJHS Mural Restoration

Library mural painstakingly restored at Thomas Jefferson High School

The circa-1940 mural was brought back to its former glory by a local artist last week.

DragonBoats--2015.07.28

August Festivals: Comic Con, electric football, dragon boats, beer, jazz

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.

5Things--2015.07.30

5 Things

It’s a little annoying how many things there are to do this weekend. Here’s hoping it’s cool to wear an Avatar: The Last Airbender “Azula” costume to the Electric Football Championships, because it’s all about saving time.

RedWine--2015.07.30

Food News: Monday brunch, a boozy lunch, and cold-brew coffee that packs a punch

The theme of this week’s food news is Learning–from where to find brunch on a Monday, to how to turn canned food into art, to how to cook your own very impressive dishes with help from a friend on YouTube. Put on your learnin’ caps and get ready to expand your brains.

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Vermont brewmaster heading to RVA to open The Veil in Scott’s Addition

Matt Tarpey plans to have the Roseneath Road brewery open by November.

TrainingCamp--2015.07.29

How much does Richmond owe Washington’s NFL team?

The City has a deal with Washington’s NFL team, and the money we’ve made from the training camp hasn’t been enough to cover our end of it. Here’s a handy and sobering graph!

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NBC12 report cites complaints about ‘pornographic’ and ‘demonic’ Carytown mural

An overreaction by a local news station meant to stir the pot or a legitimate concern?

5Brushes--2015.07.28

5 Things for Families: Cops on horseback, Diggity Dudes, kid art, capes, and a bunch of boobs

Saturday is the first day of August. Slow your roll, Father Time! We’ve still got some summertime living to do!

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