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Plaza Azteca Opens in Reynolds Crossing

I drove by Reynolds Crossing the other day and noticed that Plaza Azteca was open. This Mexican restaurant has a big following in the Hampton Roads area, but is new to Richmond. With competators Mexico Horsepen and Casa Grande just down the street, I was curious to see how they’d do.  Has anyone had a […]

New Vietnamese Restaurant Opens on November 29th

Huynh’s Vietnamese Restaurant, 5905 West Broad Street,  is slated to have their grand opening this Monday, November 29th. They will be daily from 10:30 a.m. – 10 :00p.m.  I spoke with the manager, who says they specialize in pho soup, noodle soup, and they various meats served as BBQ on top of rice noodles, or rolled into spring […]

Crossroads Art Center Hosts Indoor Art Walk Tonight

Crossroads Art Center will host a free Indoor Artwalk, reception & Open House tonight from 6 – 9 p.m. Guests will have time to view all of the featured art while enjoying a drink from the cash bar and food from Sticks Kebob Shop, Gearharts Chocolates and Cabot Creamery Cooperative. Come enjoy a night of art […]

Suntrust Richmond Marathon Means Road Closures Saturday Morning

Suntrust Richmond Marathon on Saturday means road closures in the Near West End, and elsewhere in Richmond. These are the primary closures that will affect the Near West End: Monument Avenue westbound between Mulberry and Westmoreland will be closed from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Grove Avenue westbound between Commonwealth and Maple will be closed from […]

Willow Lawn to Revert to Outdoor Mall

It looks like the Shops at Willow Lawn are going “outdoors” again. The mall, which was originally an outdoor mall, turned indoor, and will again go outdoor. NBC12 reports: The Shops at Willow Lawn houses the Old Navy and about a dozen other stores. Well, most of that building will be torn down and turned […]

West End Library Offers New Fall Programs

The City of Richmond West End Library is offering some great new activities and programs for the fall: PAWS TO  R.E.A.D PROGRAM Wednesday, November 3, at 4 p.m. *By Appointment Only When a R.E.A.D.® dog therapy animal is listening, the environment is transformed, a child’s reluctance is replaced by eager anticipation, and learning occurs. The handler […]

Richmond Parks & Rec Hosts Free Outdoor Movie at Dogwood Dell on Oct 29th

Typically, we don’t cover events outside of the Near West End, but this family friendly event is nearby & free, so I’m throwing it out there. Richmond City Parks & Recreation will host  a free movie, “Alice in Wonderland”  at Dogwood Dell, 7 p.m. on October 29th. Popcorn will also be free.  You are welcome […]

VA Comicon is November 20-21 at The Ramada Plaza West

The two-day VA Comicon will be held November 20-21 at the Ramada Plaza West at 6624 W. Broad Street.

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