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Richmond city managers from 1978 to 2004 coped with power struggles, crime and economic woes. more

Oct 21, 2016 9:00 AM History

The Richmond City Democratic Committee on Thursday endorsed candidates in 17 of the 18 City Council and School Board races. more

Oct 7, 2016 9:15 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

Former West End Councilman Bruce Tyler dropped out of the Richmond mayoral race on Tuesday afternoon, shrinking the field of candidates to seven. more

Sep 27, 2016 5:45 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

City Council members vote to continue a controversial ordinance on the Reedy Creek stream restoration project after the Richmond Planning Commission deadlocked the week prior on the issue. more

Sep 27, 2016 9:56 AM News

The nonprofit behind the park's looming renovation finally has the money to break ground. more

Sep 21, 2016 11:30 AM News

The Richmond Education Association on Wednesday afternoon endorsed Levar Stoney’s campaign for Richmond mayor, as well candidates in 16 of the 18 Richmond City Council and Richmond School Board races. more

Sep 14, 2016 3:35 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

A new generation seeks a foothold in city politics. more

Sep 14, 2016 10:20 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

Budget casualties include a program for city middle-schoolers who have fallen behind. more

Sep 7, 2016 9:10 AM News

Michelle Mosby pitches continuity and council experience in her bid for Richmond mayor. more

Sep 2, 2016 8:30 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

Main Street Station’s train shed gets a new look. more

Aug 30, 2016 3:30 PM News

Mayoral candidate Jon Baliles, a City Council member who worked under former and current mayors L. Douglas Wilder and Dwight C. Jones, says, “We need somebody down at City Hall with experience and judgment to get the city turned around.” more

Aug 26, 2016 8:30 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

Four years after losing his Richmond City Council seat, Bruce Tyler is convinced he still has something to offer as mayor. But in a field of eight candidates, how does he fit in? more

Aug 19, 2016 8:45 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections 2 Comments

A long overdue Richmond financial report has hit a new snag, and this time, city officials say it’s out of their hands. more

Aug 15, 2016 4:45 PM News

Lawrence E. Williams Sr. ran for mayor in 2004 and 2008. Now, he's one of eight candidates wooing voters in the run-up to the November general election. This time will be different, he says. more

Aug 12, 2016 8:30 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

As with any political race, there will come a time when anyone and everyone will sound off on what candidate they are supporting for mayor and why you should do the same. But will endorsements affect the November local elections? more

Aug 3, 2016 9:45 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

Ex-councilman and mayoral candidate slams Stoney, Democrats in an opinion piece published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch. more

Jul 29, 2016 4:15 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

The city's mayoral candidates appeared at a town hall Tuesday night held at Fourth Baptist Church in the East End. more

Jul 27, 2016 11:30 AM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

From Richmond magazine's October 2005 issue: A mix of predestination, perspiration and political aspiration took Tim Kaine from City Councilman to Virginia's lieutenant governor, but he still faced a tough three-way race to the Executive Mansion. more

Jul 26, 2016 12:23 PM Features

From Richmond magazine's September 2001 issue: After winning the Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor, Tim Kaine looks back on a whirlwind term-and-a-half as Richmond's mayor. more

Jul 26, 2016 10:11 AM Features

From Richmond magazine's August 1999 issue: An inside look at Tim Kaine's life as Richmond's mayor after a year on the job. more

Jul 25, 2016 5:08 PM Features

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