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The Boathouse to test waters in Short Pump

The Boathouse to test waters in Short Pump

Michael Thompson September 29, 2014 1

The owner of The Boathouse is taking on the competitive chain restaurant market in Short Pump Town center for his next location.

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Longtime retailer clears out of East Grace

Longtime retailer clears out of East Grace

Michael Thompson September 26, 2014 0

In the changing downtown shopping and dining scene, the property's broker says she's looking for another retailer or restaurant to fill the space after a 50-year-old uniform shop moves to the West End.

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Pizza place brings Ohio franchise downtown

Pizza place brings Ohio franchise downtown

Michael Thompson September 26, 2014 2

Two old Navy buddies are teaming up to navigate the waters of the VCU restaurant market

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One small business takes on Five Guys

One small business takes on Five Guys

Michael Thompson September 25, 2014 0

A group of restaurant owners is planning to open a new burger joint next month near VCU, serving up some competition to a nearby chain

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Retailers’ vacation spot becomes second shop

Retailers’ vacation spot becomes second shop

Michael Thompson September 25, 2014 0

A pair of Glen Allen antique dealers have brought their business to the beach with a second location in the Outer Banks

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Sports shop sets up camp in the West End

Sports shop sets up camp in the West End

Michael Thompson September 22, 2014 0

A Norfolk retailer of outdoor gear has set out on a second venture in Glen Allen

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Asian cafe fills empty Short Pump space

Asian cafe fills empty Short Pump space

Michael Thompson September 21, 2014 0

A local restaurant family is bringing a diverse Asian menu to an old cabinet shop near West Broad Village.

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Ice cream shop’s move doubles its servings

Ice cream shop’s move doubles its servings

Michael Thompson September 18, 2014 1

An ice cream and coffee cafe's recent relocation has the family business dishing out twice the dessert and adding new items to the menu.

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Women’s retailer debuts ninth location

Women’s retailer debuts ninth location

Michael Thompson September 18, 2014 0

A jewelry and clothing store that started in Lynchburg more than 25 years ago is expanding its presence in the Richmond area with a location in a brand-new Chesterfield storefront.

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