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In our consumer-driven society, it’s safe to say that many purchases are made to last just long enough for the next model to appear on the shelf. And, judging by the heaps of worn-down, mass-produced furniture headed for the dump each spring, it’s... more

Business Spotlights

Outdoor street festivals and parties have become an integral part of life in Ashland in the late spring and summer. These events give residents and visitors the opportunity to socialize, dance and enjoy good food and company. more

Betty James did not start hiking until she was in her mid-50s. Her brother and his wife had hiked Old Rag in the Blue Ridge Mountains and talked about the experience so ... more

FEATURES

Featuring Jake's Place, Iron Horse, Julep's, and Mosaic. more

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Even in a region steeped in history, Hanover County can seem particularly fertile ground for those eager to engage with the past. Art Taylor, a member of the Hanover County Historical Society moved to Hanover in the 1970s though his family’s ... more

ENTERTAINMENT

Find the best Pizza in Hanover! more

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As we endure the dog days of summer, perhaps you’ll find it a bit refreshing to reflect on more pleasant days ahead and the Hanover AutumnFest at Hanover Tavern. Just the name AutumnFest makes me feel a bit cooler. This free event, which features ... more

My Town

Find the best Breakfast and Brunch in Hanover! more

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When Richmond-based Cornerstone Homes first announced it was developing a new home community in Hanover, Chickahominy Falls, for the region’s active adult homebuyer (age 55+), that was no big surprise. Since its inception in 2001... more

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The harmonies of bird songs, chatter of young field workers and abundant aromas of healthy vegetation and ripe berries – such snapshots are common for the Geyers of Agriberry Farm, a staple business in the Hanover community. more

LIFESTYLE

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Shrimp tacos at Tazza Kitchen. Photo by Derek Bennion/Tazza Kitchen

Discover mouthwatering favorites from around the Richmond area more

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Photo: Joey Wharton

Delicious, delightful, scrumptious, ooey-gooey, rich, ambrosial, mouthwatering, yummy – the list of “sweet” words is as long as our love for sweets! Explore the variety of sweet spots throughout the Richmond area, each with a mouth-watering... more

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Courtesy of the Ashland theater

going to the movies is fun again … at the recently reopened Ashland Theater. That’s right! Thanks to a group of hardworking community volunteers, the lights on the marquee are bright, the ticket booth is open, the reels on the projector are... more

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Can Healthy Food Taste Good? YES! Today’s health-conscious diners don’t want to give up great flavor. They want to have it all. Our 2015 January/February In Search Of feature will direct you towards local restaurants offering healthy options that... more

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Photo by Miguel Betancourt

Getting tired of American hamburgers and hot dogs? So are we. Our 2014 November/December In Search Of feature will direct you towards local restaurants that give you a taste of other parts of the world. more

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Lots of little girls love horses. When that childhood fascination is mixed with family artistic tradition and those majestic creatures become players in recurring dreams, the result seems inevitable. For Marilyn Borglum, the legacy was nurtured by... more

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As the season for shopping begins, think outside the big box store for finding unique items for yourself, your home and your family and friends. Check out what some of our local retailers are offering in the Richmond area. more

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Photo Courtesy of Tom Veazey

Richmond is home to many famous athletes, both past and present. Arthur Ashe, the great tennis legend, who was ranked number one in both 1968 and 1975, called our city home. NFL linebacker Shawn Barber grew up and attended school through college... more

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Photo Courtesy of Greg Powers

Pizza is about as varied and beloved a genre, as opinionated a subject, and also as accessible a food as there is. Take a look as we direct you towards local restaurants that are transcending the traditional pizza experience! more

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At Lube Tech on Atlee Station Road, owner Tommy Moyer sees many loyal customers. He also encounters loyal fans of his dogs. Tommy and his wife, Melinda, have four Doberman Pinschers. One of these regal dogs is enough to turn a head, so their group... more

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