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App utilizes phone GPS for real-time map of Virginia State Parks

Virginia State Park maps are now available on Avenza, an app that uses a mobile phone’s location on a downloaded map.

$4.5 million renovation project unveiled at River City Sportsplex

Second Street Gallery hosts ‘Bearing Witness’ photo exhibit

Richmond, Hopewell included in new historical markers spanning 11 localities

Williamsburg to hold multiple, free Grand Illumination events

Richmond venue serving brunch with Grateful Dead twist

Local campground raises over $77,000 for Wounded Warrior Project

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Coastal flooding along N.C. Outer Banks closes roads

Outlook not improving for beleaguered US movie theaters

Henrico library launching true crime podcast discussion group

Staunton native writes book on African American athletes from Augusta County

  Chesterfield pit bull ‘Petey’ wows TikTok viewers with over 9 million views

  ‘Iconic’ WWII aircraft makes pit stop in Hanover

Valentine opens nominations for ‘Richmond History Makers’

The Valentine museum is taking nominations for people who have made substantive and lasting contributions to the greater Richmond area.

  'Big Tent Festival’ features Richmond Symphony, funds instruments for RPS students

It’s been a long wait for the Richmond Symphony, but Saturday the group played together for the first time since the pandemic began.

Skill games fund COVID-19 relief

You might be surprised to learn how much money skill games are bringing in for the state’s COVID-19 relief fund.

Montreal-based chain ‘Eggspectation’ opening in Stony Point Fashion Park

Eggspectation, a Montreal-based restaurant chain, is coming to Stony Point Fashion Park this month.

Virginia-made cider cask whisky hits ABC store shelves

Buy a multiday ticket, visit Colonial Williamsburg for free until 2021

Virginians watching more TV, exercising 27% less during COVID-19 lockdowns, study finds

LOCKN’ postpones festival to 2021

‘Taste of Busch Gardens’ opens with scheduled reservations, over 30 drink options

Richmond EMT is one of the newest American Girl Dolls

First ‘pod’ concert in Richmond to be held at Bon Secours Training Center

Virginia native Keller Williams will perform at the inaugural pod-seating concert at the Bon Secours Training Center.

Virginia horse track ends season early due to COVID-19 cases

A Virginia horse track has canceled the remainder of its racing schedule this year due to recent multiple COVID-19 cases.

  Busch Gardens re-opening this week to limited crowd with strict guidelines

Busch Gardens in Williamsburg opens to the public on Thursday.

  Governor Northam announces legislation for Juneteenth to be paid state holiday

Governor Northam announced legislation to make June 19th, also known as Juneteenth, a paid state holiday.

Richmond Folk Festival, 2nd Street Festival canceled due to COVID-19

The 2020 Richmond Folk Festival and 2nd Street Festival have been canceled, according to a release from organizers.

Blippi the musical continues North American Tour with a special stop in Richmond

Blippi The Musical is set to bring the vivacious, energetic, and educational children’s character from the screen to the stage for an all-ages extravaganza of fun, dancing, singing and meeting amazing new friends onstage.

  Henrico woman creates cartoon that teaches kids how to code

A Henrico woman quit her government job to teach kids coding with a show that is gaining national recognition.