Richmond Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Sweat InequityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Style Weekly

    Take a walk through the neighborhood in Gilpin Court, the oldest and largest public housing project in Richmond, and you'll see a lot of concrete. Concrete and asphalt.

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  2. Event Pick: Michael McDonald at Innsbrook After HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Style Weekly

    Trust no one over 30. If you still believe in the sentiment expressed by environmental and former new left activist Jack Weinberg in 1964, we can no longer trust Innsbrook After Hours. Why? The beloved and long-running Richmond concert series turns 30 this year.

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  3. The Way OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Style Weekly

    Nutzy feels his oats at the first game of the Richmond Flying Squirrels in April 2010. These days, the team isn't getting such good vibes.

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  4. Concern About Bees Prompts Local Plant LabelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Style Weekly

    Researchers are trying to figure out why there's a bee shortage, and plant customers are wondering how they can help. Hives like this one at Bearer Farms in Oilville contribute to the local economy.

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  5. The ScoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Style Weekly

    So if you received any blood-testing gift certificates for Christmas, looks like you're out of luck. +3 National Doughnut Day causes apparently sugar-starved Richmonders to create traffic jams and long lines for special deals.

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  6. New HorizonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Style Weekly

    Native New Yorker Lauren Ross is the inaugural curator for the ICA, the opening of which was recently pushed to 2017 due to construction delays. It took a detour to Oklahoma to convince New York native Lauren Ross that Richmond and its thriving art scene would be more her speed.

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  7. Embattled HDL Files for BankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Style Weekly

    The bad news just keeps coming at Health Diagnostic Laboratory. The firm has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, owing more than 30 creditors $73 million.

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  8. TheatreLAB Announces 2015-2016 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Style Weekly

    Katrinah Carol Lewis is Billie Holiday in "Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill" by Lanie Robertson; The time is 1959. The place is a seedy bar in Philadelphia.

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  9. Zen and the Art of Doughnut DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Style Weekly

    There are three ways to approach a situation in which the length of time you spend waiting on something is inversely proportional to the value of the item on which you are waiting. Let's say, a doughnut that sells for $1.20 plus tax, but on this National Doughnut Day, in my case at Duck Donuts in the Shops at Willow Lawn, will be given to you at no charge with the purchase of a beverage, in my case a large coffee that goes for $2.35.

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  10. Green ThumbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Style Weekly

    Although planting backyard gardens and making trips to the farmers market are part of - or maybe an aspiration of - many of us, we're adults. Sometimes it's a little harder to get kids into the yard to help out.

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  11. Best Outdoor DiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Style Weekly

    So many lists. So many -- and Richmond seems to pop up on one or another each week.

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  12. A Biotech Park by Any Other NameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Style Weekly

    Philip Morris, a name long associated with tobacco and its ill effects, made its parent firm the more neutral-sounding "Altria." Comcast sounds creaky, so it's pushed the "Xfinity" brand.

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  13. Vanity Fair Kneels Before Richmond BandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Style Weekly

    Just in case today passes without Richmond making another top ten list written by someone who has never visited the city, here's some kudos to stroke our egos -- in Vanity Fair of all places -- for legendary Richmond bands Honor Role and Breadwinner. The piece, titled "10 Bands You Weren't Cool Enough To Like in the 80s and 90s" was written by musician and author Jon Fine, whose recent memoir "Your Band Sucks: What I Saw At The Indie Revolution but Can No Longer Hear" has been receiving critical acclaim.

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  14. The Warmth of Richmond's SunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Style Weekly

    Against a flat television screen full of images of urban strife and rioting, a demographic study is quietly making the rounds in the blogosphere. Titled "Best Cities for Minorities, Gauging the Economics of Opportunity," it posits that the best areas for employment and housing for minorities such as blacks and Latinos may be Southern cities including Richmond.

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  15. The Duty-Free DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Style Weekly

    No matter how many times I write about the capricious collection of items on the state-sanctioned, duty-free list, nothing ever changes. As reported by the Virginian-Pilot's Philip Walzer on Friday, the commonwealth will no longer hold three separate tax-free intervals beginning with the start of the new fiscal year July 1. Instead, there will be just one three-day, big, fat, cheat-the-state-out-of-a-few-bucks extravaganza.

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  16. Musical PlatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Style Weekly

    Cha Cha's Cadillac entertains diners at Tin Pan Restaurant and Lounge, where the food is just as important as the music. Robust as Richmond's music scene has become, still not on the bill was a commercial listening room such as Alexandria's Birchmere, where seated patrons are served dinner along with a performance.

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  17. Make It SoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Style Weekly

    I posted a series of helpful hints to make grocery stores more user-friendly and logical on Twitter. Some people felt I was ranting, and as a friend pointed out, the rapid-fire tweets and occasional all-caps may have lead to that characterization.

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  18. Unprompted: The Short SellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Style Weekly

    There's value in brevity. Many years ago Eric Hoffer, a California longshoreman with no formal education, was criticized for publishing "The True Believer," an unusually short book.

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  19. The Race to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Style Weekly

    Small and slight, Emily Francis walks into C'est Le Vin restaurant in Shockoe Bottom, where her crowd has been munching tapas and chatting. A Democratic candidate for the state Senate's 10th District, she shakes hands and nods her way through the group.

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  20. Friends Mourn Deaths of Activists, Guns in TowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Style Weekly

    Brandon Howard and others use last month's Carytown walk to honor four fellow open-carry activists recently killed in a car accident. Jason Spitzer knew for months where he'd be at 1 p.m. on Memorial Day: sorting through a trunk full of firearms in the parking garage behind the Byrd Theatre.

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