Church Hill People's News

City to assist with lead based paint hazard abatement!

We got a message from Dona Huang, Program Manager from Lead-Safe and Healthy Homes Initiative, letting the East End know about a f


Church Hill People's News

Are you a contractor? Want to bid on upcoming Local School Improvement/Construction Projects?

One question we hear a lot in community meetings, when discussing new building projects, is who’s doing the work? Local bus
Church Hill People's News

“Looks like some of them birds made it your way”

Our founder John Murden shared this screenshot with us yesterday. Looks like a couple of you brought some scooters to our neighbor
Richmond Outside

Friends of James River Park Raises $250K for Master Plan

This will be the park’s first master plan in 50 years. The Friends of the James River Park has succeeded in raising its goal
Church Hill People's News

Did you get a survey? Was it complete?

Last week, we wrote about the city sending out randomized survey’s to residents with the goal to assess services being provi


Oregon Hill

Aging Assistance

While the City population is going to be instantly getting a lot younger as VCU students move in this weekend, it’s importan
Oregon Hill

VCU Move-In Weekend Brings Road Closures

From VCU News: Virginia Commonwealth University will welcome its largest freshman class this week when the class of 2022 moves int
RVA Hub Hills & Heights

Forest Hill Avenue Improvement Project Lane Closures Start August 20th

The stretch between Powhite Parkway and Hathway is about to get a lot more congested. Eventually, we’ll have a much safer mo
RVA Hub Hills & Heights

Preview: Kickers vs Penn FC

MATCH DETAILS Opponent: Penn FC (6-8-8) Date/Time: Saturday, Aug. 15th – 7 PM Weather Forecast from Weather.com:   THREE
Dogtown Dish

Plan for Homeless Shelter at Manchester’s Community Bainbridge Baptist Church Falls Through

The Richmond Times-Dispatch is reporting that Commonwealth Catholic Charities has abandoned its plans for a proposed homeless shel
Church Hill People's News

Free Little Pantry – As Seen in Church Hill!

Back in May, we saw this little guy while out and about in the neighborhood. It currently sits by the Montessori school on Jeffers
RVA Magazine

A Magnificent Monument to Satan Unveiled Outside the Capitol Building in Arkansas

An image made in the likeness of the dark lord himself, aka, Lucifer: The Fallen, The Morning Star, The Great […]
Gay RVA

The Anti-LGBTQ Cake Baker Is Back In Court Again

Jack Phillips is in trouble again. On June 28, Colorado’s Civil Rights Division ordered Phillips into “compulsory medi
RVA Magazine

The Get Back: Weekend Playlist by Ladygod

Every Friday night, RVA Mag drops one scorcher of a playlist curated by Virginia’s most influential artists, musicians, and
RVA Hub Downtown

Comedic legend Jerry Seinfeld coming to Altria Theater November 9th

Altria Theater and JS Touring announced today that legendary comic legend Jerry Seinfeld will return to the Altria Theater stage
RVA Hub Downtown

VCU Move-in Weekend Road Closures

According to VCU News the student body this year is 31,000 students and that includes a record-breaking 4,600 freshmen. A good
RVA Magazine

Midterms Matter. Trumpism Cannot Withstand High Turnout

Progressive yard signs are visible throughout my neighborhood of Church Hill, declaring “Black Lives Matter” and ̶
RVA Hub Hills & Heights

Councilwoman Kristen Larson Hosting 2nd Annual 4th District Ice Cream Social

Message from Kristen Larson’s Newsletter: Please join me on Sunday, August 26th from 4:00-5:00 pm for my 2nd Annual 4th
RVA Hub Hills & Heights

Music in the Park Features King Django

From Facebook: August gets even hotter when Brooklyn and New Jersey’s King Django graces the stage at MITP! Having played wi
RVA Hub West End

Teachers new to Henrico schools will learn about students, community through bus tours

The tour will also include stops at important community gathering places, religious sites, and food destinations. Tours will be c
RVA Magazine

Building a Bigger Catwalk: Rudy Lopez Brings His Vision to Richmond’s Fashion Scene

During his first year as a professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, Rudy Lopez helped orchestrate the largest end-of-year sh
RVA Hub Downtown

Must-See RVA! — Pettit & Company

1 East Broad Street Built, circa 1880s Before Helig Meyers, before The Dump, there was Pettit & Company. [RVCJ03] — W. S. Pe


RVA Magazine

Bird Scooters Land in Richmond

Under cover of darkness, electric scooter company Bird dropped off their titular rental vehicles last night, primarily along Frank
Oregon Hill

Good Laurel Street Rental

Posting this as a favor for a neighbor: (Note: This site is not opposed to running ads for real estate). 603 S. Laurel. Contact 6
RVA Magazine

Aretha Franklin Argument Turns Violent in Suffolk

The queen of soul has only been gone a few hours and already there has been an altercation over her […]
Gay RVA

Oklahoma School Closes Over Threats To Transgender Student

Harsh language and hateful threats toward a transgender middle-school student forced an Oklahoma school district to temporarily cl
Church Hill People's News

CAR to consider Local Projects

The Agenda for the Commission of Architecture features a number of local projects: COA-034556-2018  411 Chimborazo Boulevard &#
RVA Magazine

Honeymakers Turn to the Sweet Business of Mead

The city of Hopewell is abuzz with the sweet news of its first meadery coming this fall. Grown from a […]
RVA Hub Hills & Heights

Dick’s Sporting Goods Throwing in the Towel at Stony Point Fashion Park

Richmond BizSense broke the news yesterday that Dick’s Sporting Goods in Stony Point Fashion Park will be closing but no dat
Richmond Outside

Nova 2-for-1 Waterfall Excursion Worth the Drive

For this week’s waterfall entry, I’m sending you to Northern Virginia… Wait! Don’t “x” out of
Gay RVA

Queering the Map Is A Powerful Demonstration That We Are Everywhere

Piecing together LGBTQ history is a tricky task given the covert existence queer people had to live with. Monuments or markers tha
RVA Hub West End

McGeorge Toyota donates $20,000 to Make-A-Wish Foundation to grant wishes for local children

Henrico-based car dealer McGeorge Toyota, as part of its ongoing "Random Acts of McGeorge" community outreach program, has pledg
RVA Hub West End

Pedestrian struck and killed crossing street near Libbie Place Shopping Center

Crews were called to the center in the 5600 block of W. Broad Street around 9:00 AM for reports of a young male, who was reportedl
RVA Magazine

“Dragon Inn” An Unparalleled Display of ’60s Wuxia Action

With his flair for visual storytelling, director Wong Hu helped redefine the martial arts genre of 1960s Chinese cinema, weaving [
Church Hill People's News

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Oregon Hill

This Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium Authority Board Was at VCU

RVA Magazine

Social Distortion’s Mike Ness Fights Trump Supporter at Concert

Video has just surfaced of Mike Ness, legendary frontman of California punk band Social Distortion, taking swings at a concertgo
RVA Magazine

VA Shows You Must See This Week: August 15 – August 21

FEATURED SHOW Thursday, August 16, 8 PM Big Freedia, Jafar Flowers, Sofia Lakis, DJ Skrt Skrt @ The Broadberry – […]
RVA Hub Downtown

Public-private partnership will fund five new 360º cameras to increase safety in Shockoe Bottom

The Shockoe Partnership, Venture Richmond, and the Richmond Police Department announced today a public-private partnership to enha
RVA Hub Hills & Heights

Councilman Agelasto Hosting 5th District Meeting

WHAT Richmond, Virginia – The Honorable Parker C. Agelasto, Richmond City Council, Richmond Central 5th Voter District, will
RVA Hub Downtown

Tiny Victory, featuring southeast Asian and Filipino fare, hosting its grand opening today

Tiny Victory is a new Southeast Asian/Filipino-influenced restaurant located on 506 West Broad Street. The operation is the work
Gay RVA

Firsts: Transgender and Black Democratic Women Just Made History at the Voting Booth

More women are running for office at all levels across the country than at an time in U.S. history. Most of them are Democrats. An
Gay RVA

Jack Whitehall Is Hereby Cancelled. And Disney: We’re Very Disappointed.

Walt Disney has long been the purveyor of dreams, positive affirmations, and support for people of all ages. Disney has been a mys
RVA Hub Downtown

GRTC taps familiar face to serve as interim CEO after David Green announces departure

GRTC on Tuesday announced the appointment of interim Chief Executive Officer Charles Mitchell, who will oversee the transition bet
Church Hill People's News

Richmond 300- Shockoe Bottom Parking Study: How will it affect our neighborhood?

While this does not directly affect our area, the Richmond 300 initiative presented their Parking Study findings this past August