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Tag Archives: Community Events and Festivals

Richmond mom is Dash for the Cash contestant

RICHMOND, Va. — Kathy Hoverman will be racing for the chance to win $2500 as the Dash for the Cash contestant in this year’s Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K. Hoverman, who was randomly selected from all of this year’s registered racers, will start ahead of the elite runners. And if she crosses the finish line before they do, she’ll win the ...

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“Choir Boy” Sings

RICHMOND, Va. – As a part of the Acts of Faith Festival, the Richmond Triangle Players and the Heritage Ensemble Theatre Company present, “Choir Boy.” Philip Crosby and Anthony Ford shared a preview of the play. We also enjoyed a performance from  Vegas Krane, Akiel Baldwin, Elijah Jefferson, Jamar Jones and Keaton Hillman. “Choir Boy” opens with a low-priced preview ...

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Get ready for your on camera close up

RICHMOND, Va. – If you have ever thought about becoming an actor, you have the perfect opportunity to learn from one of the top casting companies right here in Virginia. Producer Erica Arvold and Actress Eva DeVirgilis talked about the four hour Acting Extravaganza. The interactive workshop is Saturday, February 18th from 1-5pm at the Public Broadcasting Studios on Sesame ...

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Actor Tim Reid & Legacy Media Institute

RICHMOND, Va. – Actor, Producer and Director Tim Reid’s Legacy Media Institute presents a special benefit screening of the documentary on the life and legacy of the late famed poet Maya Angelou.  “Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise” will be shown Monday, February 20th at 6pm at the Virginia Museum of Fien arts. Proceeds from the event will feature The ...

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8th Annual “Friends of Scottish Rite Charities Dinner & Auction”

RICHMOND, Va. – The Scottish Rite Childhood Language Center is a great resource in our community, treating disorders including speech, hearing and dyslexia. Herb Turner and Morning Gravitt shared a preview of the 8th Annual “Friends of Scottish Rite Charities Dinner & Auction” happening Saturday, March 11th at the Wyndham Virginia Crossing Hotel & Conference Center in Glen Allen. For ...

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Singer/Songwriter Sam McCoig

RICHMOND, Va. – We first met Sam McCoig five years ago when he was the lead singer for local teen boy band “Sunbox.”  Fast forward and these days he’s a solo artist. Sam performed “Wagon Wheel” and  his original song “My Sources Say No.” You can catch Sam performing Thursday, February 16th from 6pm to 8pm at the Midnight Brewery. For ...

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Are you interested in a career in healthcare?

RICHMOND, Va. – Are you interested in pursuing a degree in the medical field, but are unsure of where to start or what degree to pursue? Bryant & Stratton College Campus Director Beth Murphy was back in the studio to share the details behind the many degrees in healthcare offered by Bryant & Stratton, as well as an upcoming event ...

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Introducing “Skinny-e”

RICHMOND, Va. – Richmond-based Singer and Songwriter Evan McKeel, AKA “Skinny-e”, made us proud when he became a finalist on Season 9 of hit TV show “The Voice.” We caught up with the popular singer and he performed two songs off of his upcoming album, “Brown Paper Bag” that releases Friday, February 24th. “Skinny-e” is scheduled to perform at the ...

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Teens pack 50,000 meals for world mission

RICHMOND, Va. — Volunteers packed bags of food for those in need across the globe during the Rise Against Hunger meal-packing marathon in Richmond Saturday. Over the course of three hours, hundreds of teens at the Catholic Diocese of Richmond’s Youth Conference packaged over 50,000 meals. The bags of dehydrated rice, soy and vegetables will be used by the international hunger ...

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VMFA celebrates Year of the Rooster for Chinese New Year

RICHMOND, Va. — The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts observed the Chinese New Year Saturday. For the museum’s twelfth annual observance, puppets, traditional dance and martial arts were on display. There was also ping-pong and kids’ activities in honor of the Year of the Rooster. Natalie Feister, the VMFA’s Youth and Family Programs and Event Coordinator, said those who attended had ...

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YMCA gala raises $20,000

RICHMOND, Va. – Hundreds of generous party-goers gathered in Richmond Saturday night for the YMCA’s Suits and Sneaks gala. And they got to ditch their fancy high heels and dress shoes for sneakers for the fundraiser at Plant Zero. This night featured dancing, hors d’oeuvres, games and a live band. Capital One teamed up with the YMCA for the event, ...

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Rod and Custom Car Classic returns to Meadow Event Park

DOSWELL, Va. — Car lovers got the chance to see awesome classic and custom cars at the 55th annual Rod and Custom Car Classic. The longest-running auto show on the East Coast, which features rows of custom hot rods, classic muscle cars and gnarly motorcycles, returned to Meadow Event Park this weekend. Tickets are $15 for adults. Tickets for kids ...

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The Annual Richmond Fishing Expo is back!

RICHMOND, Va. – It’s the catch of the weekend! Aquatic Education Coordinator Chris Dunnavant, from the Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries, joined us during our LIVE show to share the details behind the event. The Richmond Fishing Expo kicks off this weekend on Friday, January 20th at the Doswell Meadow Event Park from 10 am to 7 pm, ...

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Victor Haskins & Moving Sound Pictures

    RICHMOND, Va. – Virginia-based Trumpeter, Composer and Arranger Victor Haskins is known for his inventive and improvisational music stylings. He was back in the Virginia This Morning studio to share two special performances with us. You can catch Victor LIVE Friday, January 20th from 7pm to 9 pm at Cafe Zata on Forest Hill Avenue, and again Friday, ...

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Sugar & Spice

  RICHMOND, Va. – You’re invited to the 4th Annual “Sugar & Spice” Fundraiser presented by the Richmond Animal League. Executive Director Amy McCracken along with Kaicee Robertson and Amy’s dog ‘Burg’ told us all about the fun and festive event. The First Friday preview of “Small Art with a Big Heart” is Friday, February 3rd at Virginia Interactive. The ...

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It’s Richmond’s *Sweetest Party!

RICHMOND, Va. – Calling all chocolate lovers, Richmond’s sweetest cocktail party is back and offering event more savory and sweet treats! Amy Strite and Rodney Willett told us all about what’s in store this year at the 12th Annual Chocoholic event. The fun and festive party is Wednesday, February 8th from 7pm to 10pm at the Virginia Museum of Fine ...

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It’s Richmond’s *Sweetest Party!

RICHMOND, Va. – Calling all chocolate lovers, Richmond’s sweetest cocktail party is back and offering event more savory and sweet treats! Amy Strite and Rodney Willett told us all about what’s in store this year at the 12th Annual Chocoholic event. The fun and festive party is Wednesday, February 8th from 7pm to 10pm at the Virginia Museum of Fine ...

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It’s Richmond’s *Sweetest Party!

RICHMOND, Va. – Calling all chocolate lovers, Richmond’s sweetest cocktail party is back and offering event more savory and sweet treats! Amy Strite and Rodney Willett told us all about what’s in store this year at the 12th Annual Chocoholic event. The fun and festive party is Wednesday, February 8th from 7pm to 10pm at the Virginia Museum of Fine ...

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It’s Richmond’s *Sweetest Party!

RICHMOND, Va. – Calling all chocolate lovers, Richmond’s sweetest cocktail party is back and offering event more savory and sweet treats! Amy Strite and Rodney Willett told us all about what’s in store this year at the 12th Annual Chocoholic event. The fun and festive party is Wednesday, February 8th from 7pm to 10pm at the Virginia Museum of Fine ...

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It’s Richmond’s *Sweetest Party!

RICHMOND, Va. – Calling all chocolate lovers, Richmond’s sweetest cocktail party is back and offering event more savory and sweet treats! Amy Strite and Rodney Willett told us all about what’s in store this year at the 12th Annual Chocoholic event. The fun and festive party is Wednesday, February 8th from 7pm to 10pm at the Virginia Museum of Fine ...

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It’s Richmond’s *Sweetest Party!

RICHMOND, Va. – Calling all chocolate lovers, Richmond’s sweetest cocktail party is back and offering event more savory and sweet treats! Amy Strite and Rodney Willett told us all about what’s in store this year at the 12th Annual Chocoholic event. The fun and festive party is Wednesday, February 8th from 7pm to 10pm at the Virginia Museum of Fine ...

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Cardamom Cookies For a great cause

RICHMOND, Va. – Chef Glenn Hooper from Mosaic Catering + Events shared a sweet preview of the 12th Annual Chocoholic Event and walked us through the steps of creating his Ginger, Cardamom and Rosewater Cookies dipped in Chocolate. Chef Glenn will be participating in the upcoming Family Lifeline Chocoholic Event at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Wednesday, February 8th ...

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Cardamom Cookies For a great cause

RICHMOND, Va. – Chef Glenn Hooper from Mosaic Catering + Events shared a sweet preview of the 12th Annual Chocoholic Event and walked us through the steps of creating his Ginger, Cardamom and Rosewater Cookies dipped in Chocolate. Chef Glenn will be participating in the upcoming Family Lifeline Chocoholic Event at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Wednesday, February 8th ...

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Cardamom Cookies For a great cause

RICHMOND, Va. – Chef Glenn Hooper from Mosaic Catering + Events shared a sweet preview of the 12th Annual Chocoholic Event and walked us through the steps of creating his Ginger, Cardamom and Rosewater Cookies dipped in Chocolate. Chef Glenn will be participating in the upcoming Family Lifeline Chocoholic Event at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Wednesday, February 8th ...

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Cardamom Cookies For a great cause

RICHMOND, Va. – Chef Glenn Hooper from Mosaic Catering + Events shared a sweet preview of the 12th Annual Chocoholic Event and walked us through the steps of creating his Ginger, Cardamom and Rosewater Cookies dipped in Chocolate. Chef Glenn will be participating in the upcoming Family Lifeline Chocoholic Event at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Wednesday, February 8th ...

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Cardamom Cookies For a great cause

RICHMOND, Va. – Chef Glenn Hooper from Mosaic Catering + Events shared a sweet preview of the 12th Annual Chocoholic Event and walked us through the steps of creating his Ginger, Cardamom and Rosewater Cookies dipped in Chocolate. Chef Glenn will be participating in the upcoming Family Lifeline Chocoholic Event at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Wednesday, February 8th ...

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