Church Hill People's News

Register to run or volunteer with the Hill Topper 5K

Looking for a good run? The route for this year’s HillTopper 5K has just been posted to Strava. The Hill Topper 5K returns
Church Hill People's News

The shining temple on the hill

As a neat follow-up to yesterday’s graffiti at the WRVA Building, William Robinette shot this nice late afternoon look at


Church Hill People's News

Sean is a dumbass

Sean’s graffiti is ugly and poorly placed. Philip Johnson’s now-iconic WRVA building, dedicated on May 29, 1968, is pe
VCU Ram Nation

Briante Weber signs with Charlotte Hornets, reunites with Treveon Graham

After being released from the Golden State Warriors following last night’s win, Briante Weber will reportedly sign a 10-day
VCU Ram Nation

Rams underdog to win league title [INSIDER]

Yesterday’s close loss at Rhode Island was perhaps not the biggest of surprises, but after a halftime lead despite poor sho
Dogtown Dish

Manchester Mardi Gras Parade 2017

The Mardi Gras Parade 2017 put on by the Dogtown Dance Theatre still happened in spite of the sudden bad weather that rolled into
Church Hill People's News

Best and highest use on Fairmount Avenue

I managed a short tour of the new Richmond Cycling Corps headquarters on Fairmount Avenue fairly recently. What has been done in
Church Hill People's News

City Council to consider Pear Street, 29th Street Bike Boulevard

There are a few local items the agenda for the Monday, February 26, 2017 meeting of City Council: ORD. 2015-245 To conditional
Church Hill People's News

Union Hill Civic Association meets this Wednesday

The next meeting of the Union Hill Civic Association is this Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 6:30PM at the Tricycle Gardens building
Church Hill People's News

New Visions Civic League meets Saturday at Sarah Garland Jones Center

The New Visions Civic League meets this coming Saturday, in one of the 1st events at Bon Secours’ new Sarah Garland Jones


VCU Ram Nation

VCU win streak comes to an end at Rhode Island

After nine consecutive wins, VCU’s impressive streak came to an end Saturday afternoon with a 69-59 loss at Rhode Island. Th
Church Hill People's News

Water Tank

William Robinette just posted this amazing photo of the construction of the new water tower in the Church Hill Flickr Group. Che
VCU Ram Nation

Game Preview: VCU at Rhode Island [INSIDER]

The red-hot VCU Rams will tip it up against Rhode Island at 2PM Saturday in an ESPN contest with major NCAA tournament implication
Dogtown Dish

Legend Brewing’s Patio View Living on Borrowed Time?

I swung by one of my favorite Manchester spots, Camden’s Dogtown Market, for a Friday wine tasting and dinner a few weeks ag
Church Hill People's News

A reminder to lock your car doors

Jason Champion has posted this short reminder from Cedar Street a few nights ago of why you need to lock you car doors.
Church Hill People's News

This week’s calendar

ARE WE MISSING SOMETHING? ADD IT TO THE CALENDAR! — ∮∮∮ — Pop Up Crepe Brunch w/ Amour Wine Bistro at Neighborh


Gay RVA

Diversity Richmond and Black History Museum of VA teamed up for Black LGBTQ History discussion event

Earlier this month, Diversity Richmond partnered with the Black History Museum & Cultural Center of Virginia, along with a myr
Gay RVA

Mayor Stoney signs national pledge to fight LGBTQ discrimination

"I'm proud to join other mayors across the country to sign this anti-discrimination pledge."
Oregon Hill

Precautionary Closing Of Lee Bridge

Heard the sirens this morning, but did not see anything mentioned in the news until later… From Times Dispatch: The Lee Brid
RVA Hub West End

Police ID suspect accused of stabbing professor at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College

Police on Thursday evening released the identity of a woman accused of stabbing a professor at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community Coll
RVA Hub Downtown

General Assembly poised to OK state budget today

By Amelia Heymann – Capital News Service Finishing a day early, House and Senate negotiators agreed on a budget Wednesday that
RVA Hub Downtown

Building housing Attorney General’s Office renamed for civil rights activist Barbara Johns

By Megan Schiffres – Capital News Service A state government building that once served as headquarters of the “Massive Resist
RVA Hub Hills & Heights

Fight the invasive ivy in Forest Hill Park

English Ivy pulling in Forest Hill Park Saturday , Feb. 25th, 9 PM Join Friends of Forest Hill Park near the Pyramid and old Azale
Richmond Outside

Road Trip: Trail Riding is a Thrill at Freedom Park

“Shotgun” TTF at Freedom Park. Looking to get out of Richmond for a day of outstanding trail riding? Williamsburg isn


Gay RVA

GoT’s Gethin Anthony/Renly Baratheon to voice gay love option in ‘Mass Effect Andromeda’

The newest iteration in the acclaimed Mass Effect series continues the RPG’s tradition of same-sex relationships, but one vo
VCU Ram Nation

23-5

Last night’s win wasn’t for a championship, it wasn’t against a ranked team and likely won’t go down as an
RVA Magazine

Egyptian artist takes refuge at Endeavor Studios

It was in ancient Egypt, where harsh African desert relented to the surreal, green lush of the Nile Delta, that people first disco
Gay RVA

RVA LGBTQ Black History Month Honoree: Sean M. Smith

is a 28-year-old queer identified Richmond native. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Women’s and Gender Studies from Randolph-Maco
Gay RVA

VA Senator Tim Kaine speaks out against roll back of transgender student’s rights

"All students are entitled to a safe learning environment"
Gay RVA

ACLU and Lambda Legal oppose newly proposed HB2 repeal

“This proposed bill isn’t fooling anyone."
Oregon Hill

Old Mosque (Altria Theater) Postcard

(Notice the trees).
RVA Hub Downtown

Local nonprofit to host “A Night At The Theatre” to support those experiencing homelessness

A local nonprofit dedicated to seeing that families experiencing homelessness have a place to get back up on their feet is transf
Gay RVA

ANIMAL RVA returns with live music event at Smatter this weekend

ANIMAL RVA, Richmond’s best queer dance party, is switching gears this week to give live music a shot instead of their usual
RVA Hub Downtown

Richmond City Council budget schedule for FY 2018/2019

WHAT (Richmond, Virginia U.S.A.) – The Richmond City Council Budget Review and Approval Schedule for establishing the Fiscal
Oregon Hill

The Talk Last Night At The Library

A lot of times, this community news site tries to preview events coming to the area, but in this case, here is an actual event, as
RVA Hub West End

Registration now open for Virginia Senior Games, to be held in Henrico County this May

The games will be held May 10th through the 13th and will feature a wide array of athletic and non-athletic events alike. The pos


Oregon Hill

Tap Takeover Tomorrow At Mojo’s

From Mojo’s RVA FaceBook page: Tap Takeover time again at Mojo’s this Thursday Feb 23rd! Starts at 8pm after Happy Hou
Brookland Park Post

3rd District Meeting Rescheduled

RESCHEDULED: Councilman Chris A. Hilbert to hold a meeting for the Richmond Northside 3rd Voter District       &nbs
Gay RVA

Mayor Stoney urges support for RVA as city gets nominated as top destination for British LGBT travelers

"Richmond, VA, is truly for all lovers... now is the time to let the world know how welcoming Richmond is."
Gay RVA

Devos becomes unlikely ally as Trump prepares to rescind transgender bathroom guidelines for public school

Devo's advocacy for charter schools, voucher programs for religious private schools and "school choice" have put her at odds with
Gay RVA

RVA LGBTQ Black History Month Honoree: Ryland Roane, Jr.

Ryland was born in Richmond, VA.  He graduated cum laude from Benedictine High School and matriculated through Wake Forest Univer
RVA Magazine

Tapped: Hardywood beer brunch, Midnight's Bourbon Barrel Majority Rules & Garden Grove's Decadence Porter

What’s happening craft beer lovers of RVA?! Welcome to this week’s “Tapped,” RVA Magazine’s go to weekly craft beer colu
RVA Magazine

Best of RVA Missed Connections 2/14/17-2/22/17

Last week was Valentine’s Day (AKA the day you love being in love, hate being alone or really just have no cares to give). This
RVA Magazine

Assembly amends description of ‘dangerous dog’

RICHMOND – Both the House and Senate have unanimously approved a bill that would change the legal description of a “dangerous
RVA Hub Hills & Heights

Mardi Gras parades into Dogtown

Details from Dogtown Dance Theatre: Join Dogtown Dance Theatre for their 6th annual Mardi Gras celebration and parade! Open to the