Richmond BizSense

The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 9.18.19

Some of this week’s patented ideas include a new system for calculating text difficulty, a bed maker and a token identity device.

Foreclosures: 9.16.19

An 18th-century home in Ashland is this week’s top auction property. For the entire list, become a BizSense Pro member.

New Business Licenses: 9.13.19

Henrico reports licenses for a storage facility, several transportation firms and more. Chesterfield reports new construction firms, and nail salons. For the entire list, become a BizSense Pro member.

The Docket: Local court roundup for 9.12.19

A hotel group claims a cleaning firm damaged the windows of a downtown hotel and wants $1.3 million in compensation. An employee seeks $1.5 million in a gender discrimination suit against a paint and body shop. BizPro members get access to the entire docket.

Foreclosures: 9.9.19

This week, four of the top five homes on the auction block are in Chesterfield, including a $500,000 home in The Highlands. For the entire list, become a BizSense Pro member.