Richmond Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Shell-Shocked by Shootings, Richmond Advocates Demand More Than Police PresenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Carlton Smith remembers his sister at a vigil Friday in Richmond's East End. Jenelle Smith, 26, was murdered in Gilpin Court on Sept.

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  2. An All-Star Lineup of Local Bands Gets the Richmond Symphony TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Combining the youthful energy of the local music scene with the traditional heft of the Richmond Symphony is one of those ideas that seems obvious in retrospect. Classical orchestras have long been open to collaboration with popular performers, both to stay relevant and to open the ears of younger listeners to the sonic charms of time-tested compositions.

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  3. Food Review: Jackson's Beer Garden and Smoke House Lives Up to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Style Weekly

    In a city oozing with historic significance around every corner, it's still surprising when a restaurant can play the history card. Richmond, meet Jackson's Beer Garden and Smoke House.

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  4. Event Pick: The 2017 RVA Street Art FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Richmond loves its murals. But how often do you get a chance to watch them being created in a festive atmosphere? This three-day celebration at the Diamond, Friday, Sept.

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  5. Opinion: As the Heat Rises, Virginia's Political Leaders Continue to Sleep on Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Let's say you're inclined to think that the whole climate-change conversation is, OK, overheated. It's been a swelter out there, but so what? It's on the hot side of summer in Virginia, right? Give me a minute, just the same, to make the case that it's way past time to get a lot more serious about Virginia's climate future.

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  6. Six Flags: An Eyewitness Account of the World's Smallest Confederate Rally in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | Style Weekly

    A large crowd of counter-protesters showed up to send emphatic anti-racism messages to several pro-Confederate monument individuals from out of state. Many yelled at them to "go home."

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  7. Bijou Film Center Leaving SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Style Weekly

    The organizers behind the Bijou Film Center have announced on its Facebook page that after operating for a year at 304 E. Broad St., they will be taking time off from operating a physical space to "focus on building a stronger, more sustainable Bioju that will continue bringing important films, media voices and conversations to Richmond." This Saturday, Sept.

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  8. Richmond Pipeline Protest Results in 19 ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Police arrested 19 activists today at a demonstration in downtown Richmond. They were protesting the construction of the Atlantic Coast and the Mountain Valley pipelines, which are currently being considered by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality.

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  9. Video: Local Jazz Veteran James 'Saxsmo' Gates Making Push With New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Can a bright, cheerful, funky instrumental change the world- or at least win a Grammy? Longtime RVA-area jazzman James "Saxsmo" Gates is giving it a full-hearted try. On the surface, the video to his new single, "We Can Make It Together," is a love letter to Richmond, or more specifically to Jackson Ward.

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  10. Longtime James Brown Singer Brings Her New Book to Union Bistro and JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | Style Weekly

    A native of Victoria, Va. in Lunenburg County, Martha High rose to perform across the world's stages as a back-up singer for the Godfather of Soul, Mr. James Brown.

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  11. A New Voice on Richmond's Egghunt Records Finds His Groove With a Self-Produced AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Local musician Andrew Carter's solo project, Minor Poet, has been earning some early kudos from outlets such as Magnet and American Songwriter. Infinite possibility, zero guarantees.

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  12. At Shalom Farms, Local Volunteers Harvest the Produce That Helps Feed ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Down an inconspicuous one-lane road just over the Powhatan County line sits a rectangular tract of land, flush with the sounds and smells of the growing season. It's a warm and pleasant day in mid-August, and a dozen elementary-age children from a local day camp are unloading from a white bus, shouting and dancing in identical rainbow shirts.

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  13. Richmond Artist Carli Holcomb Uses Personalized, Earthen Materials to Question the Unknown.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Multitalented local artist Carli Hokum uses NASA satellite imagery in this piece to combine natural elements of Wyoming and Richmond. Growing up a self-proclaimed outdoor kid in Wyoming, Holcomb recalls packing up to join her parents' weekend fly fishing jaunts on the Green River.

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  14. Opinion: Beyond the Monuments, Richmond Needs True Context About SlaveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Style Weekly

    The bronze statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis was sculpted by Edward V. Valentine and was dedicated in June 1907. In the coming weeks, Mayor Levar Stoney's Monument Avenue Commission will address the question of what to do about some of Richmond's Civil War statues.

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  15. A New Book Aims to Clarify Antifa's True Mission and the Author is Coming to RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Ask historian Mark Bray about the philosophy of antifa, and he'll say its goal is to shut down fascist and far-right organizations before they can grow. "Rather than treating fascism as an opinion with which one disagrees, anti-fascists view their struggle politically and seek to deny the far right a platform to organize," he explains ahead of his book reading in Richmond on Sept.

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  16. Fan Noodle Bar Will Transform into Pik Nik on Sept. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Rival noodle shops. Rival brothers? Not really. Sonny Kiatsuranon and his brother, Joe, grew up working at their family's restaurant, Mom's Siam.

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  17. Watch the Video of Activist Artists Hanging KKK Clowns in Bryan ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Style Weekly

    As major hurricanes line up in the warming Atlantic one after another, a social justice tempest continues to swirl here in Richmond. Last night, an international activist group of artists known as Indecline hung effigies of Ku Klux Klan members in clown masks in Bryan Park, an area that was cordoned off this morning by police, according to the Times-Dispatch .

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  18. Weekly Food Notes: Doughnuts, Bagels + MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Sugar Shack is opening its 12th - yes, its 12th location - this time in Washington. And the sweet takeover of our mouths and minds continues .

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  19. Announces New EditorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Big news: The team at Style is thrilled to introduce Richmond journalist Jack Cooksey as the publication's new editor. He previously served as editor-in-chief of Richmond magazine, where he worked from 2006 to 2015.

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  20. Sugar Shack Adds Another LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Like a sweet, sweet balloon, Sugar Shack Donuts keeps expanding. And I doubt you'll find many complaints.

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