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Kickers, CBS 6 team up with TV deal

Kickers, CBS 6 team up with TV deal

Mike Platania February 22, 2017 0

After inking a 40-year lease at City Stadium and securing Division II status from the United Soccer League, the Richmond Kickers announced a deal with WTVR to broadcast 17 games this season

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Newsbites: Noteworthy tidbits for 2.22.17

Newsbites: Noteworthy tidbits for 2.22.17

Mike Platania February 22, 2017 0

VCU lands a $3 million donation, two local booze makers are nationally recognized, and more in this month's news briefs roundup

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Garden Grove going grape

Garden Grove going grape

Mike Platania February 21, 2017 0

Having dabbled with wine ingredients in several of its beers, the local brewery is adding wine-making to its repertoire

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Strange’s closes Southside spot after 35 years

Strange’s closes Southside spot after 35 years

Mike Platania February 21, 2017 0

The local florist's owner said increased online sales were a deciding factor in shutting down the outpost

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New look on deck for Legend Brewing

New look on deck for Legend Brewing

Mike Platania February 17, 2017 0

Richmond's oldest brewery is getting a facelift along West Seventh Street in Manchester

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Cookie business rises for local bakers

Cookie business rises for local bakers

Mike Platania February 16, 2017 1

A local Air Force veteran successfully crowdsourced on Kickstarter for his cookie startup, while one of Richmond's established players looks to expand into Charlottesville

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National clothing brand to fold up Carytown store

National clothing brand to fold up Carytown store

Mike Platania February 15, 2017 0

A prime retail space in Carytown will become available this spring with the departure of a bankrupt national apparel brand

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Program offers solar through low-rate loans

Program offers solar through low-rate loans

Mike Platania February 15, 2017 0

A Virginia company that recently entered the Richmond market is working with a nonprofit lender to provide affordable solar energy installations to small businesses

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Electrical supplier plugs in with local outpost

Electrical supplier plugs in with local outpost

Mike Platania February 14, 2017 0

Founded by a VCU grad and Army veteran, the NoVa-based company has found a niche in supplying for contractors working on Virginia college and university projects

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