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Virginia Union University ends its agreement to partner in a business development center at a long-vacant North Side bank building, while the city determines the project is in default. Read more

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"It's a matter of moral priority, and doing the right thing," Councilwoman Kim Gray says of the proposal to rename the thoroughfare in honor of Arthur Ashe Jr. Read more

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Cynthia Newbille moves into the president's chair on Richmond City Council, while Chris Hilbert becomes vice president. Read more

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Developer LaMar Dixon details plans for a co-working and business accelerator space in a long-vacant commercial building on Brookland Park Boulevard. Read more

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Former Mayor Dwight C. Jones departed City Hall at the end of 2016, but his final actions in office are still looming over his successor and the new Richmond City Council. Read more

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Richmond's City Council and School Board swore in a fresh crop of representatives and elected new leadership on Monday at City Hall. Read more

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Richmond City Council approves funding for 40 police recruits, but delays vote on proposed Grace Street Tower. Read more

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Richmond City Council incumbents swept their races, but a School Board shakeup left only one incumbent safe. Read more

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Ten of the 28 candidates running for Richmond City Council went on record as opposing Joe Morrissey for mayor. Read more

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

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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. Read more

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Five Richmond City Council incumbents have challengers lining up for the November elections; four open seats are up for grabs. Read more

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Longtime North Side representatives Chris Hilbert ruled out on Wednesday night a mayoral run, announcing instead that he would seek re-election to Richmond City Council this November. Read more

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A standing-room-only crowd crammed into Virginia Union University's Coburn Hall for a first look at a dozen candidates in the early field for the city's mayoral election. Read our five takeaways. Read more

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Former Governor and Richmond Mayor L. Douglas Wilder will host a forum for potential and declared mayoral candidates in early April. Read more

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Richmond City Council voted Monday night to approve the $54 million Broad Street Bus Rapid Transit project in what several council members characterized as a first step toward improving the region’s lackluster public transportation system. Read more

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In his final State of the City address Thursday evening, Mayor Dwight C. Jones announced a proposal to include on the November ballot an advisory referendum on raising the city’s real estate tax rate to fund public schools projects. Read more

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City Councilman Jon Baliles, a rumored hopeful in the city’s 2016 mayoral race, has hired the fundraising consultant that worked for two winning Republican Senate candidates this past November. Read more

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Jack Berry, executive director of Venture Richmond, confirmed Monday that he is mulling a run in the city's 2016 mayoral election. Read more

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The election to succeed Mayor Dwight C. Jones is a year from now. Is it too soon to start speculating on who might replace him? Of course not. Read more

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