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It’s Hip To Be Richmondmom

When I first met Kate Hall three or four years ago, I already knew we had a lot in common. As the founders of two local publications (myself with Downtown Short Pump and Kate with RichmondMom.com), we clicked and became friends almost instantly. Over the years, we ended up partnering on a number of projects, […]

Casa del Barco: Reinventing Tradition

Renowned for its spectacular waterside views, an award-winning wine list and a delectable menu, dining at The Boathouse is more than just dinner– it’s an experience. Kevin Healy continues with this concept for his third restaurant, but this time, with a cultural twist. Opened in January 2013, Casa del Barco (The Boathouse en Español) grew […]

Runner Takes on Tour de France

Zoë Romano is aiming to be the first person to ever run the Tour de France in 2013. Richmond’s very own Zoë Romano will make history this summer as the first person EVER to RUN the Tour de France. She’s running to raise money for World Pediatric Project, a locally-based non-profit that provides medical care and […]

Restaurateur Bets Big on Midlothian Corridor

Carena Ives at her restaurant’s new building on Richmond’s southside. Carena Ives held her breath and hoped for the best when she elected to temporarily close her restaurant, Carena’s Jamaican Grille, for renovations. The gamble appears to have paid off.  Six months later, she has doubled her business and continues to rally behind the larger renaissance taking […]

Living in the Cloud: The Paperless Home

SEElogix helps homeowners manage their homes in the cloud Whether it’s stashed in the kitchen drawer or neatly organized in the filing cabinet, homeownership comes with paperwork. Richmonders Helen Reed and Mike Wade have teamed up to create SEElogix, a cloud-based service that’s revolutionizing the way homeowners manage information about their home.  The company was […]
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