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Ice cream brand’s third shop sweetens Short Pump center

Ice cream brand’s third shop sweetens Short Pump center

Michael Thompson November 19, 2014 0

A local ice cream brand is piling on a third serving with a new location in Short Pump set to open Thursday.

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Double bankruptcy stalls restaurant auctions

Double bankruptcy stalls restaurant auctions

Michael Thompson November 18, 2014 0

The owner of a local pizza restaurant filed two last-minute bankruptcies on Monday, stalling foreclosure auctions on restaurant properties in the Fan and in Stafford, Va.

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Kitchen startup adds dash of retail

Kitchen startup adds dash of retail

Michael Thompson November 18, 2014 0

A business that rents out commercial kitchen space hopes to increase traffic with the addition of a small market to its Midlothian storefront.

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Winning student startup taps into beer culture

Winning student startup taps into beer culture

Michael Thompson November 17, 2014 0

The winner of last week's pitch competition at University of Richmond created a mobile app to make craft beer jargon more colloquial.

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Woodworkers kick-start speaker brand online

Woodworkers kick-start speaker brand online

Michael Thompson November 16, 2014 1

Local woodworkers are launching a spin-off company that manufactures speakers encased in reclaimed wood, and they're hoping for about $8,000 of help from online donors. And theirs isn't the only product to seek funds

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Violin aficionado opens Manchester shop

Violin aficionado opens Manchester shop

Michael Thompson November 12, 2014 0

A local luthier has chosen Manchester as home to his fist solo act, a violin repair and restoration shop.

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Fan restaurant spot falls toward auction

Fan restaurant spot falls toward auction

Michael Thompson November 9, 2014 0

A Fan property that houses apartments and a pizza restaurant is heading to a foreclosure auction next week

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At VCU, another cookie company comes knocking

At VCU, another cookie company comes knocking

Michael Thompson November 6, 2014 1

After leaving a trail of crumbs at other college campuses, a cookie company is heating up the late-night delivery market at

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Short Pump cafe, Fan nightclub clear out

Short Pump cafe, Fan nightclub clear out

Michael Thompson November 6, 2014 2

A Fan bar space is up for grabs due to tax troubles, and a Short Pump restaurant has gone dark

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