Things to do in Virginia: 6/1 – 6/8

Ever wondered what’s happening in the Virginia political landscape? Now you can find out, with our weekly events calendar. Clean the Bay Day - June 1 at 9 AM...

5 things to do this Memorial Day

It's officially Memorial Day Weekend and while many Virginians will be hitting the roads on Friday or Saturday, there are likely just as many who don't have plans yet. We at The...

Nearly 2 million Virginians expected to travel for Memorial Day

Do you have big plans for Memorial Day weekend? If so, you’re not alone. AAA predicts that nearly 2 million Virginians are expected to travel at least 50 miles between Thursday and...

Virginia isn’t for all lovers: LGBTQ residents still lack housing protections

Ashley Broadway-Mack is a landlord's dream tenant. She’s a mom, the wife of a soldier, an active participant in her community and she always pays the rent on time. She's just trying...

Virginia among the nation’s best states according to new survey

While we’re biased and would rank the Commonwealth as the best state, we’ll take #7, which is where the U.S. News & World Report ranked Virginia in its annual “Best States” survey.

UVA’s Big 3 declare for NBA Draft

After winning the NCAA Basketball Championship, the Virginia Cavaliers’ three best players have decided to move on. After Ty Jerome and De’Andre Hunter declared for the NBA draft on Monday, teammate Kyle...

5 restaurants to try in Richmond

Edo Squid Arguably the best Italian restaurant in Richmond and simultaneously a (literal) hidden gem, Edo Squid features excellent seafood options and a variety of pasta dishes. Don’t let...

5 Instagram accounts to follow

If you're anything like me, you spend too much time every day scrolling through the 'gram, double tapping with reckless abandon, waiting for something new and interesting to catch your attention. Sometimes,...

Sephora Announces its 2019 Accelerate Cohort

You may or may not need another reason to shop at one of the 32 Sephora locations in Virginia, but we’re going to give you one anyway. Sephora announced...

5 Virginians Making News Today

If you love ice cream (you better) and live in Virginia Beach (lucky!), then you should familiarize yourself with the story of Joey Launi, whose ice cream parlor Lolly’s Creamery, will...