J. Elias O'Neal

J. Elias O'Neal was a BizSense reporter from 2016 through early 2020. Please send current news tips on the real estate and restaurant beats to BizSense reporter Mike Platania at [email protected] or call 804-554-6872.

Sonic opening first spot in the city

A national fast-food chain with eight locations in the Richmond suburbs is cooking up its first location in the city, with plans to bring a new-to-market format to the edge of Oregon Hill.