Shockoe Denim welcomes The Odd Couple and High Point Barbershop

Fools on the water

Keith Ramsey captured these footprints of people taking their chances under the train trestle on Dock Street.

Fools on the water

Keith Ramsey captured these footprints of people taking their chances under the train trestle on Dock Street.

Discounted Black History Segway tours next month

  The ground is snowy now but will soon be gone and you can advantage of this River City Segs deal to learn about the local history. Discover the rich history of Richmond’s African-American population.  Glide through the old slave trading district, past sites from emancipation, the rise of the “Birthplace of Black Capitalism in […]

City council postpones action on Shockoe Bottom plan

From RTD Richmond City Council has postponed consideration of the mayor’s economic development plan for Shockoe Bottom and the Boulevard until late February, even as the city’s lobbyist to the General Assembly warned that prolonged inaction may complicate the $11 million in proposed state funding for a commemoration of the Bottom’s slave history. The council […]

Shockoe baseball stadium and slave site map creator at odds

Style Weekly has the story on a map that has been used to justify the location of the proposed baseball stadium. The interesting tidbit is the map creator is saying that basically it is out of date. Since Mayor Dwight Jones’ administration began pitching a ballpark for Shockoe Bottom last year, it has pointed to […]

Ledbury on Forbes America’s Most Promising Companies List

  Lebury’s spot #70 – Full List Evolent Health out of Arlington  is the only other VA company to make the cut.

Police searching for TK’s robber

Richmond Police detectives need the public’s help to find and identify the man in this surveillance photo who burglarized a downtown restaurant earlier this month. Between 5 a.m. and noon on Jan. 4, the man broke into TK’s restaurant at 4 N. 18th St. and stole money from the cash register. Anyone who has any information on this man’s identity or […]

Style Weekly dines at Society American Bistro

Society American Bistro (1421 E Cary St,) is not a place you swing by for a cheap meal. Is it worth the cost? Read the Style Weekly review and decide for yourself. Society American Bistro received positive buzz after its soft opening in August. People were talking about such dishes as the bacon crème brûlée ($6) with […]

La Diff hosting Viva-la-Local Valentine’s Pop-up

  On February 8 from 11-6 La Diff will be hosting local artisans (see below), special sales throughout the store, FREE Valentine-Photo booth, Twitter/Instagram Contests & Prizes and more. If you get tired of shopping or of waiting for your significant other to finish shopping head over for specials and tastings at Southern Railway Taphouse. Check out […]