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Two Sister Homes Listed For Sale in Manchester

Two newly constructed sister homes have just been put up for sale in Manchester. At 1,950 square feet each, both 208 W 15th Street and 210 W 15th Street are listed for sale for $319,950. Given the lack of recently renovated or newly constructed housing in the area, my guess is that

Dogtown Brings New Orleans to RVA

Dogtown Dance Theatre is hosting another Madrid Gras celebration this year on Saturday, February 10th. Here are the details from their website: SATURDAY FEBRUARY 10, 2018 Show Admission: $15 Children 5-12: $5 Children under 5: FREE PARADE: 3PM SHOW and DANCE PARTY: 4PM - 8:30PM ​ Dogtown Dance Theatre brings New Orleans style to Richmond for the 7th

Times-Dispatch on Siegel’s Grocery Restoration: it was a ‘modern food wonderland of amazing design’

We are extremely thankful for the coverage that Greg Gilligan from the Richmond Time's-Dispatch provided on the efforts to restore the former Siegel's grocery store in Swansboro. The article is chock full of information, and there are tons of great historical photographs. There are also some great shots of the interior

Southside Churches Swap Human ATM Locations?

There has been a complicated set of church swapping going on in Manchester these days. Or should I call that human ATM location swapping? I have always felt a strong sense of unease at the sheer number of churches which seem to crop up in the poverty stricken neighborhoods of Richmond.

Richmond Magazine Does Story on Manchester’s Tricycle Garden Farmer Alex Badecker

If you live in Manchester, you are almost certainly familiar with the urban farm located between 9th and 10th Streets on Bainbridge Avenue. Operated by Tricycle Gardens, the farm is a healthy dose of country in an otherwise urban environment. Richmond Magazine did a story on the fellowship program Tricycle Gardens

Dogtown & Creativity Go Hand in Hand on Both Coasts

I sat down to watch the legendary skateboarding documentary and Sundance Film Festival Award winning Dogtown and Z-Boys last night. I was totally blown away by the West Coast Dogtown and its parallels to Manchester. The Dogtown area of South Santa Monica and Venice California is Manchester’s West Coast equivalent. Labeled

Homes Currently For Sale in the Manchester Area

Manchester is one of the few neighborhoods that still remains somewhat affordable when compared to other areas of the city. However, that is changing as new residents flock to the area and there is very little housing supply available. Many of the new homes (2 of the 3 featured below