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New retailer refines consignment shop style

New retailer refines consignment shop style

Michael Thompson August 20, 2014 0

Trying to avoid the cluttered market to the east, a VCU graduate has set up a store that resells and rents high-end clothes and accessories in West Broad Village

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Nonprofit steers startups with funding

Nonprofit steers startups with funding

Michael Thompson August 20, 2014 2

Four fledgling Richmond companies and one in Northern Virginia will receive $20,000 each as part of a local nonprofit's efforts to help startups succeed

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NoVa, West End to get taste of Sugar Shack

NoVa, West End to get taste of Sugar Shack

Michael Thompson August 15, 2014 0

A Richmond donut shop’s expansion continues as it heads to a former West End gas station and north toward the Beltway thanks to a deal with a state politician

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‘Servant to the game’ set to open downtown pool hall

‘Servant to the game’ set to open downtown pool hall

Michael Thompson August 15, 2014 1

Named for a billiards champion of the '20s and '30s, Greenleaf's Pool Room will open later this month in the redeveloped John Marshall Hotel.

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Restaurant duo doubles down on Main Street

Restaurant duo doubles down on Main Street

Michael Thompson August 14, 2014 0

Two local restaurant owners are expanding their business with a new concept launching soon in Shockoe Bottom. They also have plans to expand in California with help from a Richmond native and NBA player

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Tenant, landlord tango in court

Tenant, landlord tango in court

Michael Thompson August 12, 2014 1

A local dance costume company is battling its landlord over its Shockoe Bottom headquarters weeks after a change in ownership and layoffs to more than 100 employees

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A double helping of new restaurants

A double helping of new restaurants

Michael Thompson August 12, 2014 0

A new Henrico eatery puts the urban in suburban, and in Oregon Hill a dormant restaurant property has come back to life

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Willow Lawn dining gets a dash of celebrity

Willow Lawn dining gets a dash of celebrity

Michael Thompson August 12, 2014 0

Continuing its recent restaurant hot streak, the West End shopping center has lured a two-time Top Chef finalist.

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Slave Pit Inc.: Metal band feeds its following

Slave Pit Inc.: Metal band feeds its following

Michael Thompson August 11, 2014 4

An established Richmond restaurateur, an investor from Maryland and a band of interplanetary warriors make up the crew behind the newest Jackson Ward restaurant

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