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Although Labor Day signals the unofficial end of summer for many, the sports scene in Richmond will be just heating up. The city is home to a wide range of athletic events to enjoy in the fall months, as well as a great mix of venues where one ... more

Sep 15, 2016 7:17 AM Sports

Anyone can fly fish. No, really: If I can fly fish, anyone can. I have written two guidebooks about fly fishing and lecture frequently throughout the Mid-Atlantic, so I have met hundreds of people who tell me that they have always wanted to ... more

Mar 2, 2016 8:00 AM Sports

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Photo Courtesy of Uptown Alley

Palermo’s in St. Louis, Missouri. Ever heard of it? Some claim that it was the original sports bar. It opened right next to Sportsman’s Park, then the home of both the Cardinals and the Browns, on the very day Prohibition ended in 1933. Fans would... more

Sep 23, 2014 4:42 PM Restaurant Spotlights

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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

Sep 17, 2014 12:28 PM , My Town

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Photo by Rick Bancroft

Having a dual personality might not be the sort of thing that one would brag about. However, if you’re V. Reddy, managing partner at Game On Sports Bar and Grill at Westchester Commons in Midlothian, you’re bound to be proud of that... more

Sep 16, 2014 2:57 PM Restaurant Spotlights

The Washington Redskins training camp days are a summer treat for the Richmond Region, providing professional football entertainment and bringing visitors and their pocketbooks. Because of the Bon Secours Training Center, though, the benefits... more

Jul 9, 2014 11:51 AM Featured Articles

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Football withdrawal pains begin as soon as Super Bowl fervor dies down, creating a lingering void from February through September. Beginning on July 24, that void can be filled in Richmond by watching professional football players live, in person... more

Jul 9, 2014 11:51 AM Featured Articles

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There’s something about Richmond in late July that makes you forget about the heat and enjoy the summer. For some, it’s the communal fondness for outdoor activities. For others, it’s an appreciation for the combined splendor of craft beer and... more

Jul 9, 2014 11:50 AM Featured Articles

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Photo Courtesy of the Washington Redskins

These women put an extra WOW in football. With more than 76,000 members – more than 10,000 of them in the Richmond area – the Women of Washington (WOW) are Washington Redskins fans with fervor. They live and breathe the Skins. more

Jul 9, 2014 11:49 AM Featured Articles

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Talkin’ baseball with Detroit Tigers starting pitcher and Goochland native Justin Verlander. more

May 8, 2014 12:00 AM Sports

Baseball Memories

Courtesy of Vintage RVA

Professional baseball has been in Richmond since 1884, when the Richmond Virginians of the American Association compiled a less than impressive record of 12 wins and 30 losses In spite of that losing record, the Virginians remain Richmond’s only... more

Mar 17, 2014 12:19 PM Sports

Successful entrepreneur and Richmond Flying Squirrels team owner Brian Callaghan tells us what it’s like to own a professional baseball team. more

Mar 6, 2014 4:19 PM Sports

Just off of Route 301 across from Hanover High School, is the future home of Sports Reality – a premier athletic conditioning center and the future training facility for the Richmond Raiders professional indoor football team. more

Mar 6, 2014 11:20 AM Sports 2 Comments

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