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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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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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Q&A: Beer is the answer

Q&A: Beer is the answer

Michael Thompson August 5, 2014 2

An Bui, co-owner and behind-the-bar personality at West End beer destination Mekong, shares how the restaurant evolved into to being beer-centric and talked about his family's investments in a new brewpub and a taphouse

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The return of RVA 25

The return of RVA 25

Michael Schwartz July 30, 2014 0

BizSense is once again looking to find the fastest growing companies in Richmond. The application process is now open for our popular RVA 25 list and event. And this year we’ll celebrate on top

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Burger joint takes recipe from Carytown to Lakeside, and beyond

Burger joint takes recipe from Carytown to Lakeside, and beyond

Michael Thompson July 28, 2014 0

Carytown Burgers & Fries, which operates one restaurant location and two food trucks, will expand rapidly in the coming months

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Downtown bank buildings under contract

Downtown bank buildings under contract

Burl Rolett July 28, 2014 0

A developer has a $25 million plan to turn the old Signet Bank complex into nearly 200 apartments, adding the property to a growing list of downtown conversion projects.

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With Whole Foods knocking, Pleasants tries to nail down new home

With Whole Foods knocking, Pleasants tries to nail down new home

Burl Rolett July 17, 2014 0

Pleasants Hardware has its eye on a nearby building as it looks to relocate from its current location at 2024 W. Broad St. to make way for a huge new mixed use development from

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Local bank merger market stays hot

Local bank merger market stays hot

Michael Schwartz July 16, 2014 0

The deal between TowneBank and Franklin Federal Savings Bank is the third M&A transaction announced this year involving a Richmond bank and the fourth in the last 12 months, further illustrating that the trend

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With rising competition, Country Style makes its move

With rising competition, Country Style makes its move

Burl Rolett July 14, 2014 6

After almost 50 years in the same single location, a well-known East End doughnut shop has decided to open a second spot in the West End

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Grievances aired in healthcare battle

Grievances aired in healthcare battle

Brandy Brubaker July 9, 2014 0

Bon Secours and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield each recently took to the Internet to plead their case in an ongoing contract dispute.

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