Tag: Richmond

Virginia Opera presents free Opera in the Park Celebration

Celebrate the end of summer 2016 with a free gift to the Richmond community from the Virginia Opera.

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Squirrels welcome Washington Redskins to Richmond

The Richmond Flying Squirrels are hosting Welcome to Richmond Day in conjunction with the Washington Redskins arrival for Training Camp.

Tim Kaine to campaign at homecoming rally in Richmond

On Monday, Aug. 1, Democratic vice presidential nominee Senator Tim Kaine will return home to Richmond, Virginia, for a campaign rally.

Bill Burr Live coming to Altria Theater Sept. 11: Tickets on sale Friday

Comedian Bill Burr brings his live tour to Richmond at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11 at Altria Theater.

Marilyn Shifflett: March on Richmond

The thermometer rose in Richmond, and so did the voices of more than 600 Virginians. The heat index was no match for the commitment of Virginia’s youth.

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Richmond basketball releases updated European trip itinerary

Richmond basketball has announced an updated itinerary for the team’s trip to Europe from August 8-20.

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Richmond’s T.J. Cline selected For Nike Elite Basketball Academy

Richmond senior forward T.J. Cline has been selected to participate in the prestigious Nike Elite Basketball Academy on July 25-27 in Los Angeles.

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Richmond basketball adds two transfers for 2016-17

Richmond men’s basketball has signed 6-8 forward Kwesi Abakah and 6-7 forward Solly Stansbury for the program in 2016-17.

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McAuliffe signs Landes legislation creating Virginia International Trade Corporation

Governor Terry McAuliffe today signed House Bill 858, sponsored by Del. R. Steven Landes, R-Weyers Cave, at the World Art Group in Richmond.


Governor McAuliffe announces $5 million in Vibrant Community Initiative funding

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today $5 million in Vibrant Community Initiative (VCI) funding for housing and community development projects.

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Richmond basketball alum Dan Geriot part of NBA championship effort

Richmond men’s basketball alum Dan Geriot celebrated on Sunday night as his Cleveland Cavaliers won the 2016 NBA Championship.

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Renovating Richmond’s Recreation project in full swing

Blackwell Field is the third field to be worked on through “Renovating Richmond’s Recreation” – an impactful community partnership.

A-10 announces league opponents for 2016-2017 basketball season

The Atlantic 10 Conference announced the men’s basketball schedule pairings for 2016-17 on Wednesday afternoon.

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Richmond will face Maryland in 2016 Barclays Center Classic

The Richmond Spiders will face off against the Maryland Terrapins in the first game of the 2016 Barclays Center Classic on Nov. 25.

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Richmond’s Beede blanks Baysox in near no-hitter

San Francisco Giants top pitching prospect Tyler Beede authored a near no-hitter on Thursday in a 3-0 Richmond (19-35) win.

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Squirrels rally late, win second straight

Dormant for most of the afternoon, the Richmond Flying Squirrels (12-30) offense erupted in the seventh and eighth innings in a 6-5 win over Erie.

Richmond basketball announces Addition of Mark McGonigal to staff

Richmond men’s basketball and head coach Chris Mooney have announced the hiring of former player Mark McGonigal to the staff.

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Ken Plum: Keeping tabs on the Commonwealth

Last week I attended my first meeting as a member of the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission (JLARC).

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Weather forces cancellation of UVA baseball game

The UVA-Richmond baseball game, scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday at Davenport Field, has been cancelled because of inclement weather.

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#8 UVA hosts Richmond on Tuesday

The No. 8 UVA baseball team plays its final non-conference game of the regular season Tuesday (May 17) when it welcomes Richmond.

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Curve complete sweep: Squirrels losing streak at 10

The Flying Squirrels (10-26) woes continued on Sunday afternoon as Altoona (20-17) completed a four game sweep with a 6-4 win.

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VCU Health System, Sheltering Arms Hospital form joint venture

VCU Health System and Sheltering Arms Hospital have signed an agreement to jointly address the need for stroke and brain injury care.

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Senators sweep Squirrels in Wednesday doubleheader

The Harrisburg Senators (14-17) completed a three game sweep of Richmond in an extra inning, 2-1, heartbreaking loss on Wednesday.

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Slater has career night for Richmond in loss

Flying Squirrels centerfielder Austin Slater slashed five hits in a tough 7-6 Richmond loss against Harrisburg on Tuesday night.

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Senators down Squirrels in series opener

A star-studded pitching matchup landed in favor of Harrisburg (12-17) with a 6-4 win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels.