Archives: monument avenue

PHOTOS: Faces of the 2016 Monument Avenue 10K

Around 30,000 runners, joggers, and walkers took place in the 17th annual 6.2 mile race, battling brisk winds and even a brief snow shower Saturday morning.

RTD tells the back story of the Columbus statue on Boulevard

The statue was originally intended for Monument Avenue in the 1920s, but a backlash ensued.

Arthur Ashe statue on Monument Avenue shines following city cleanup

The City of Richmond took action to beautify the statue following a tweetstorm from former governor L. Douglas Wilder.

Snowy Lee Monument

Photo by Stephany Thacker.

Lee on Monument

Great picture from a unique angle.

Dead baby found in dumpster on 1800 block of Monument Avenue

The Richmond School Board held the first of two public hearings on the difficult decision of whether or not to close Clark Springs Elementary School

Picture of day: Lee in the trees

RVANews picture of the day.

PHOTOS: The 2013 Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10k

This past weekend saw over 40,000 people head on over to Monument Avenue and run the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10k, one of the world’s biggest races.

Monument 10k results

Over 40,000 people participated in the 13th annual Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10k on Saturday. Only one second separated the first and second place finishers!

PHOTOS: Easter on Parade

Last Sunday, thousands of people came together for Easter on Parade. Here’s a look back at the colorful festivities.