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Sometimes the old places are the best places. Sometimes the new places are the best places. What I'm trying to say is that I've gained about five more pounds this week. more

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Can you think of a better way to spend a lazy, hazy, crazy day of summer than by relaxing on an island and enjoying a refreshing island-style beverage? Well, we can’t provide the islands (unless you’re satisfied with Brown’s or Belle), but we can... more

Raising the Bar

Chances are that you’ve heard of Farmville. No, I’m not talking about a game that you play on your smart phone. I’m not talking about virtual reality. I’m talking about reality, itself, which is somewhat novel these days. I’m talking about what... more

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The River City should be any art lover’s dream destination. We have the nation’s top public university art school, and we’re home to one of the world’s premier art museums. We have a vibrant downtown arts district, where you’ll find many diverse... more

LIFESTYLE

It’s hard to travel in any direction in Metro Richmond without running head-long into history. Hence, it would be impossible to put together the consummate weekend getaway for history lovers. Your personal interests would dictate how and where... more

LIFESTYLE

I was all set to do our annual May article on summer beach travel. You know, I was going to say something about there being lots of sand and sun and waves and all that. Trust me, it would have been a marvelous article. But before I could write it... more

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It's all about the pizza at PBR

Two new restaurants or is it three? It's kinda like three. But you're going to have to read Tastebudz for this get the full joy of understanding. more

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It's time for another weekly dose of Tastebudz. Looking for a great happy hour or a new idea for dining out? We have it right here. more

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It's a great weekend for eating - Deltaville Seafood Festival and more. Plus a new pizza joint opens in town. more

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As you enter Chiocca’s Salon at 14736 Village Square Place in Midlothian, you’re filled with anticipation as to how exceptional you will look and feel in just a short while. In the meantime, you are ready to relax and be pampered by a professional... more

My Town

You don't have to be a moron to enjoy TasteBudz this week. But it helps. more

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Tucked away in a small shopping center on Staples Mill Road, near West Broad Street, you’ll discover a wonderland of antiques and collectibles. It’s a place where one can get lost in the past and enjoy every minute of their visit. I’m talking... more

Business Spotlights

‘Tis the season for weddings, company picnics and whatever other idea you might have for a private event. Wherever you may be planning to hold your event and regardless of how many folks you’ll be inviting, Dickie King of Kings Korner Catering can... more

FLAVOR

We have a couple of new openings to tell you about, plus a great suggestion to help make National Grilled Cheese Month extra special. Plus, there's our Plus. more

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Drive down Kilmarnock’s Main Street, and you’ll get an idea of what Small Town Virginia is all about. Besides a Main Street that looks like it could be a movie set, Kilmarnock offers virtually anything you might hope to find in a 21st-century... more

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Lots of excitement heading for Manchester and a great pizza and beer joint opening up on Cary Street. more

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Is there any urban view more beautiful than the Richmond downtown skyline with the James River in the foreground? Some of the best views can be had in Manchester, which is quickly becoming to many the place to call home. One of the most popular... more

My Town

This week I'm going to take you on a personal dining tour of Norfolk. Wait. Don't hang up. Norfolk, it seems, has become a really cool town with fantastic cuisine. more

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A young Church Hill resident, who started his career by building E-commerce websites for multimillion-dollar retailers, has gone back in time for the second phase of his professional life. Drew Dayberry has transitioned from competing in the... more

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