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A local group is disputing claims made by a well-known civil rights organization that it has a "legacy of hate."
RICHMOND, Va. - Doug Wilder and Henry Howell, the two great elected statewide leaders challenging the racism, intimidation and character assassination long defining much of Virginia's politics, taught me the following: "Paul" they said in paraphrase, " being a leader in trying to change all this means not only taking the personal attacks, but also ... (more)
The 2014 Tour De Richmond is kicking off in a few weeks. Jon Greene, with River City Disc Golf Club, and Brian Schweberger, 2013 PDGA U.S. Masters Open Champion, explained this fun sport and what you can expect at this year's tournament.
Movie theaters are facing increased competition for consumers’ entertainment dollars — not only from other forms of entertainment, but also where consumers choose to watch movies.
The victims of the April 16, 2007, massacre at Virginia Tech will be remembered at ceremonies in Richmond and Blacksburg.
"There must be some way out of here," said the joker to the thief, "There's too much confusion, I can't get no relief a "None of them along the line know what any of it is worth a "But you and I, we've been through that, and this is not our fate, So let us not talk falsely now, the hour is getting late."
A former regular in Richmond's early punk and hardcore scene, Mike Rodriguez has turned his life around.
As Doug Wilder and Henry Howell taught me, there is only one place to go to debunk Mayor Jones' claim my being white has anything to do with opposition to his Shockoe Stadium baloney: that's right, right in front of the Richmond Crusade for Voters.
Some Foo Fighters fans from the state where Dave Grohl grew up are trying a novel way of bringing him back.
Across most of the United States, spring has burst forth with its spectacular show of color.
The Southern Poverty Law Center's map that showcases hundreds of groups in the United States they call "hate groups" is getting a lot of attention after a shooting outside a Jewish Community Center in Kansas over the weekend.
Black Lips have been on tour since March in support of their new album Underneath the Rainbow .
Police tell us the victim was shot around 10 p.m. Saturday in Hillside Court near the intersection of Harwood and Lone Streets.
It's an ill wind that blows no good. The miserable winter of 2014 enabled one of Richmond's best weekends of world class improvisation at the Modlin Center.
Not hitting the road for spring break? Don't worry, we've got you covered! Check out this list of local activities to keep your kids and family members entertained all week long: Spring Petting Farm-Short Pump Towne Center Main Plaza Families are invited to enjoy spring break by meeting a variety of baby animals! Runs through April 19, 11 a.m.-5 ... (more)
It's Spring Break. While a lot of Richmonders are traveling all week, many more people are coming into town to spend their vacations here.