Richmond, Virginia

Richmond is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Virginia. It is the center of the Richmond Metropolitan Statistical Area and the Greater Richmond Region. Richmond was incorporated in 1742 and has been an independent city since 1871. As of the 2010 census, the city's population was 204,214; in 2018, the population was estimated to be 228,783, making Richmond the fourth-most populous city in Virginia. The Richmond Metropolitan Area has a population of 1,260,029, the third-most populous metro in the state. Richmond is at the fall line of the James River, 44 miles west of Williamsburg, 66 miles east of Charlottesville, 91 miles east of Lynchburg and 92 miles south of Washington, D.C. Surrounded by Henrico and Chesterfield counties, the city is at the intersections of Interstate 95 and Interstate 64 and encircled by Interstate 295, Virginia State Route 150 and Virginia State Route 288.

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Operation Healing Forces

RICHMOND, Va. - The Bizarre Bazaar has partnered with Operation Healing Forces to host a very special charity night event on Wednesday, December 4 that...

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ICE has German national who will be deported for slayings

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — U.S. immigration officials have taken into custody a German diplomat’s son who...

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Deer smashes window at University of Richmond dorm

Photos show the damage left behind after a deer crashed through a window at a dorm at the University of Richmond Wednesday afternoon.

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Police ID suspect wanted in hit-and-run that injured 2 behind Richmond 7-Eleven

Police are asking the public to help locate a 24-year-old suspect wanted in an October hit-and-run...

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FBI seeks ‘armed and dangerous’ robber; $5,000 reward offered

RICHMOND, Va. — The FBI is offering a $5,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and...

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‘Rumors of War’ statue to be installed in Richmond

A monumental bronze statue that mimics one of Virginia’s most prominent Confederate monuments will soon have a new home in Richmond. The Richmond...

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Richmond.com: Obituaries published Nov. 27, 2019

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‘Rumors of War’ Statue to Be Installed in Richmond

A monumental bronze statue that mimics one of Virginia’s most prominent Confederate monuments will soon have a new home in Richmond. The Richmond Times-Dispatch ...

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Basketball | NCAA | Game Recap - Hornets v Rams - washingtonpost.com

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) The players at VCU are making no apologies for what has largely been a soft schedule to date, save for a visit from then-ranked LSU.

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Crime Insider: Police investigating multiple robberies in Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. -- Richmond Police are investigating following two separate robberies less than 45...

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Here’s how to get two tickets for the price of one at The National

On December 2, the iconic Richmond concert venue The National will hold a two-for-one sale on...

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Arguments are leading cause of murder in Richmond, police hope civilian officers can help

Arguments are the leading cause of homicides in Richmond, and the police department has a new...

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Police pledge greater presence on Richmond tacky lights tour

Police in suburban Richmond say they have plans to deal with some of the negative side effects from one of the area’s most popular Christmas traditions: tacky lights tours ...

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Living-Donor Transplants at the VCU Hume-Lee Transplant Center

RICHMOND, Va. - Living organ donors offer the gift of life and patients receive the transplants they...

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Performance Food Group Company Appoints Three New Independent Directors

RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 26, 2019--

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Richmond.com: Obituaries published Nov. 26, 2019

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Veteran Richmond Bomb Squad dog retires: ‘It’s an emotional day’

A member of the Richmond Police Department's bomb squad, Shelby the lab, turned 11-years-old on...

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Evans scores 25 as No. 20 VCU drubs Alabama State 78-62

Virginia Commonwealth's Issac Vann (23) goes after a steal after the ball was knocked away from...

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Marine Corps Toys for Tots and Warehowz Collaborate to Deliver Joy

RICHMOND, Va. and QUANTICO, Va., Nov. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Warehowz, an on-demand warehousing...

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Brink's to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Leveraged Finance Conference on December 3,...

RICHMOND, Va., Nov 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Brink's ...

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Mad Skillz paves the way for Richmond rappers

Richmond rapper Mad Skillz, aka Shaquan Lewis, is reflecting on his second-greatest claim to fame, a cashier’s job at VCU’s Main Street Parking Deck....

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Hartman & Gullquist

The marriage of Miss Allison Mills Gullquist, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Scott Duncan Gullquist of Richmond, Va., to Mr. Justin Eric Hartman, son of Dr....

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HAYDON, MARY

HAYDON, Mary Nuckols, 92, passed away peacefully on November 14, 2019, in Richmond, Va. She was born in Goochland, Va., on September ...

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WINSTON, PATRICK

WINSTON, Patrick Henry Jr., 84, Richmond, Va., died unexpectedly on November 18, 2019. Mr. Winston was born on July 4, 1935, in Fredericksburg, Va. He...

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Survivor wants others to ‘find that glimmer’ on Suicide Loss Day

The Richmond chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention created a space Saturday for...

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William & Mary football beats Richmond in overtime thriller, reclaims Capital Cup

The William & Mary football team reclaimed the Capital Cup with a thrilling 21-15 overtime victory...

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‘Feed the Homeless’ event inspired by slain Richmond teen: ‘Amiya is smiling right now’

A Richmond anti-violence group hosted its first-ever "Thanksgiving Feed the Homeless" event in honor...

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Ameren Illinois Selects DVI For Transformative Voltage Optimization Project

RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Voltage, Inc. (DVI), a subsidiary of Dominion Energy D, +0.26% and leader in Volt/VAR optimization ...

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William & Mary beats Richmond in OT to claim Capital Cup

Zach Burdick caught a 23-yard touchdown pass from Hollis Mathis on the second possession of overtime and William & Mary beat Richmond 21-15 on a rainy Saturday to claim the ...

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Conserva Irrigation Launches CareerTech Academy to Train Young Technicians

Conserva Irrigation® successfully launched Conserva CareerTech Academy last month with its inaugural...

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Francis scores 20 to lift Richmond past McNeese St. 87-57

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Blake Francis scored 20 points and Richmond hit 16 3-pointers to beat McNeese...

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Man hit by car killed in Richmond

Police are investigating after a man was hit and killed by a car on Richmond's Northside Saturday evening.

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Evans, No. 21 VCU roll over Florida Gulf Coast 78-48

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Marcus Evans scored 16 first-half points and No. 21 VCU bookended the first half with big runs in a 78-48 victory over Florida Gulf...

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Tropical Smoothie Café partners with local food organizations for the holidays

RICHMOND, Va. – Tropical Smoothie Café has partnered up with Feedmore and the Central Virginia Food...

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Richmond.com: Obituaries published Nov. 21, 2019

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R Home Magazine presents the 55th Annual Craft + Design Show

RICHMOND, Va. – Each year the Visual Arts Center of Richmond’s 55th Annual Craft + Design show...

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City Church pastor killed in Richmond crash

The pastor of one of Richmond's fastest growing churches was killed in a Wednesday night crash. Dimitri R. Bradley, 51, of Moseley, Va., died after he...

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Neighbor laments safety concerns after crash in Manchester: ‘It’s like a game of Frogger’

The woman whose parked car was hit along Bainbridge Street in Richmond’s Manchester neighborhood...

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Northam: Fish-oil firm should halt fishing in Chesapeake Bay

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's governor is urging the Trump administration to stop a company that...

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Haigh Jamgochian, who designed iconic Richmond building, has died

Haigh Jamgochian, the acclaimed architect whose work included the eye-catching Markel Building off...

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Stylist starts free haircuts ministry for homeless in Richmond after ‘vision from God’

Christy Trainer, who founded the event called Streetlight Ministry, said she was inspired after she...

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Richmond teacher and students surprised with ‘Hamilton’ tickets

A Huguenot High School teacher and dozens of her students received a heartwarming surprise Thursday....

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KELLY, JOHN

KELLY, Dr. John J. III, 96, of Richmond, Va., died November 13, 2019. He was a native of Big Stone Gap, Va., the son of Trula W. Kelly and Dr.

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Music store gets stolen items back after video hits internet

No doubt about it, crime has gotten harder at a time when surveillance cameras are everywhere....

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Gustavson’s FT lifts Richmond past Vandy in OT, 93-92

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Andre Gustavson made a free throw with 0.6 seconds left in overtime and ...

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Enjoy Great Savings by using AAA Membership Card

RICHMOND, Va. - The holiday season is rolling out and we're all working to find great gifts while staying within our budget. Tammy Arnette from AAA...

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Video shows masked gunmen rob diners at Richmond restaurant

Police are looking for two gunmen who robbers diners at The Hill Café in Richmond's Church Hill...

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The Samaritan’s Purse Project presents “Operation Christmas Child”

RICHMOND, Va. - A small shoebox can make a big impact bringing joy to children this holiday season....

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Alan Kirshner To Retire As Executive Chairman Of Markel Corporation; Steven Markel To Become...

RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 20, 2019 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) -- Markel Corporation MKL, +0.13% announced today that Alan I. Kirshner, the company's Executive ...

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Richmond.com: Obituaries published Nov. 20, 2019

WHITE, Dr. Clifford Eugene "Gene," passed away peacefully on November 15, 2019. Gene was born to Jimmy and Janie White in Richmond, Va., on June 20,...

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Stolen items returned to VA music school, along with apology note - KEYT | KCOY

RICHMOND, VA (WTVR) — The man who stole a smartphone and clarinet from a Richmond music school...

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Ond dead in crash on Richmond Downtown Expressway

A man has died following a crash on westbound I-195 Wednesday evening. The vehicle then went over the guardrail, striking a pole, and overturning on the...

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The Latest: Democrat unseats northern Va. House GOP holdout

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on Virginia's elections (all times local): 10:05 p.m. One of the...

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Support for Veterans Makes Dominion Energy a Top Military-Friendly Employer

RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Energy's commitment to veterans and their...

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Women keep up wins in Trump-era political surge

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - In its 400-year history, Virginia's House of Delegates has never been led by a woman. There's a good chance that might change soon.

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In Virginia, Republicans confront a fearful electoral future

RICHMOND, Va. - As Virginia election returns rolled in Tuesday night, Republican campaign manager...

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Virginia Democrats' speaker pick would be first woman in job

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's House of Delegates is expected to soon have its first female speaker...

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Democrats win full control of Virginia statehouse

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia Democrats continued their winning streak under President Trump on Tuesday and took full control of the statehouse for the...

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Hair Raising! Local men growing out beards and mustaches to support area kids

RICHMOND, Va.(WRIC)–Men across RVA are letting their whiskers grow to raise money for local...

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Santos-Silva leads No. 25 VCU past St. Francis, 72-58

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Marcus Santos-Silva had 21 points and 18 rebounds and No. 25 VCU used a big...

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Richmond, VA-Based Financial Professionals, Dan and Carina Cottner Share Why Shady Grove Fertility’s...

Shady Grove Fertility’s (SGF) premier financial program ensures patients take home a baby or receive...

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JP JumPers Giving Tree to collect gifts for special needs community

RICHMOND, Va(WRIC)–You can help make the holidays better for folks with special needs living right...

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