James River

Newton Ancarrow — guardian of the James more

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Painter Steve Hedberg takes inspiration from the James River. more


The James River Outdoor Coalition raises funds to make the river accessible to boaters of all abilities. more

Sunday Story

Bateau, opening in December on Richmond's Canal Walk, will offer a coffee and wine experience on the historic waterway. more

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Swimmers take to the James River Saturday to benefit Massey Cancer Center. more


The Richmond International Dragon Boat Festival returns to the James River at Rocketts Landing Aug. 11. more


BridgePark plans call for a gathering and recreation place over the James River. more


Hurricane Harvey is an unprecedented disaster, but Virginia has borne its share of tropical weather woes. more


For this year's 30th survey, the editors pulled 10 category winners from the 1988 magazine and then selected who or what takes the prize today. more

Best & Worst

Starting this weekend, four artists will paint their winning designs along Harrison Street as part of the 2nd Annual Storm Drain Art Project, an effort to draw attention to the need to keep trash out of the James River. more


The first big project in Richmond’s Riverfront Plan is about to make its debut. more


A new public art project connects Manchester to downtown. more

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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


Watching the sunrise over water and feeling at one with nature provide some Richmonders reason enough to give up their homes and climb aboard for good. more


A VCU Dentistry School grad has made learning and helping others her mission and other health and medicine news of the week more

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Each year, about 100,000 people (and dogs) attend Dominion Riverrock, the nation’s largest sports and music festival; this year’s energetic extravaganza holds even more opportunities for fitness and fun. more



Photo by Stephanie Breijo

Richmond restaurants support the James River with the Water for Water project. more

Food News & Trends

When the disease struck Richmond, little was known about ‘The Summer Complaint’ more


Graphic designer Sarah Rowland debuts her new textile collection more


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