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WealthForge founder on his way out

WealthForge founder on his way out

J. Elias O'Neal June 20, 2016 0

A founder of a local company that as a startup raised millions in venture capital money in recent years is preparing to step down from the firm in the coming weeks. Fred Bryant, co-founder

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Ethiopian eatery finds new home in Church Hill

Ethiopian eatery finds new home in Church Hill

J. Elias O'Neal June 17, 2016 1

A former Carytown eatery is setting up new digs in Church Hill. Nile, an Ethiopian restaurant, plans to open in the coming days at its new 800-square-foot location at 306 N. 29th St. The restaurant

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Covenant Woods floats $34M expansion

Covenant Woods floats $34M expansion

J. Elias O'Neal June 16, 2016 0

A sprawling retirement community in Mechanicsville is looking to grow once again – and it’s seeking more bond financing from Hanover County to do it. Covenant Woods, a nonprofit that operates a 319-unit facility

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UPDATED: Mediterranean chain cooks up Richmond expansion plan

UPDATED: Mediterranean chain cooks up Richmond expansion plan

J. Elias O'Neal June 15, 2016 0

With a pair of new deals inked in the suburbs, a Mediterranean restaurant chain is eyeing a push to open more eateries across the region. Birmingham, Alabama-based Taziki’s Mediterranean Restaurants recently leased space in

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WPA rises on the Southside

WPA rises on the Southside

J. Elias O'Neal June 14, 2016 1

Sweet treats and freshly baked breads from a popular Richmond bakery can now be purchased across the river. WPA Bakery, which operates a location in Church Hill, opened its newest location at 3414 Semmes

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New take on Carytown eatery coasting into Short Pump

New take on Carytown eatery coasting into Short Pump

J. Elias O'Neal June 10, 2016 1

A West Cary Street restaurant is planning a new branch in the thick of the westward expansion of Short Pump. Richmond Restaurant Group’s East Coast Provisions has signed on for a new restaurant in

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New owners take helm of Scott’s Addition eatery

New owners take helm of Scott’s Addition eatery

J. Elias O'Neal June 8, 2016 1

A duo of former Tobacco Company bartenders are now owners of a Scott’s Addition restaurant. Amy Quidley and Charlie Hughes purchased Moore Street Café at 2904 Moore St. on May 24 for an undisclosed

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Chef to try hand at new restaurant, coffee shop and sauce venture

Chef to try hand at new restaurant, coffee shop and sauce venture

J. Elias O'Neal June 7, 2016 3

A long-time restaurateur is keeping busy growing a local food empire, with plans to distribute his own barbecue sauce and open a new eatery in the Fan – all while eyeing Varina for a

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