January 2020 Around Town

Midlothian Business Alliance Merger Effective January 1st, Midlothian Business Alliance and the Greater Southport Business Association will merge. Over the years they have shared a common mission and vision along the Midlothian corridor and believe the community will be better served with the combined efforts. Projects such as the Midlothian Special Area Plan implementation and … Continued

December 2019 Around Town

CarMax Tacky Light Run Step into a tacky wonderland filled with lights, elves, the big man himself and more! This 6K course shows off Midlothian’s best display of tacky lights —you just wait! You’ll see dozens of homes with over-the-top tacky lights in the Walton Park neighborhood, including the famous Dawnridge Court Run (or walk) with thousands of … Continued

September 2019 Around Town

Midlothian Business Alliance Breakfast Meeting Midlothian Business Alliance will hold a breakfast meeting on Thursday, Sept. 5, at Thunderbolt Indoor Karting 7:30-9 a.m. The MBA protects and enhances both the business and community environment of Midlothian and is a great way to network and build relationships within the Midlothian community. MidloBusiness.com The Market at Magnolia Green, Saturdays Through October … Continued

August 2019 Around Town

O’Toole’s Restaurant and Pub Opening in Midlothian Richmond’s oldest Irish restaurant and pub is opening its Midlothian location this month. The original restaurant was opened more than 50 years ago by Jim and Marie O’Toole and has been a staple in the Richmond restaurant scene. Tom and John O’Toole, both Midlothian residents, look forward to bringing … Continued

July 2019 Around Town

Chicken Fiesta to Open Its Fifth Location in Midlothian Chicken Fiesta, the extremely popular Tex-Mex grill known for its rotisserie chicken, will open its fifth location in the shuddered Pizza Hut at 13350 Midlothian Turnpike, featuring the first drive-through for the growing chain. It will employee approximately 30 people.  Owner Harold Vega says, “Part of the appeal is … Continued

June 2019 Around Town

The Darrell Green Celebrity Golf Classic June 3 The Youth Life Foundation of Richmond is pleased to announce its 12th annual Darrell Green Celebrity Golf Classic on Monday, June 3 at Brandermill Country Club. Darrell Green, Washington Redskins Hall of Famer and founder of the Darrell Green Youth Life Foundation, will headline the field of celebrity guests. Funds raised will support the Youth Life … Continued

May 2019 Around Town

Walk with a Doc May 8 Take a step toward better health! Join local physicians for this free, fun walking program. The program will run the second Wednesday of the month from 6–7 p.m. At the walk, you will learn about important health topics, have your questions answered by local physicians, build new friendships and enjoy … Continued

April 2019 Around Town

The Brunch Market Is Richmond’s First Curated Monthly Market with Brunch The Brunch Market was founded by a local maker/designer looking for a new space to host a pop-up catering to Richmond’s love of small business and handcraft. The goal is to bring the community a modern approach to market shopping each month in a casual, … Continued

March 2019 Around Town

Golf Simulator Tee It Up Opens in the Shoppes at Bellgrade Tee It Up has opened at 11400 W. Huguenot Road in the Shoppes at Bellgrade. Spurred by his lifelong love of golf, John Iezzi decided to shun retirement in favor of opening the golf simulator venue. The 2,300-square-foot location has a Trackman simulator and putting green. Participants … Continued

February 2019 Around Town

Bon Air Provisions Set to Become Cardinal State Butchers Get ready! The owners of the wildly popular burger pop-up Cobra Burger have purchased Bon Air Provisions on Buford Road. The trio of Adam Musselman, Melville Johnson IV and Joshua Franklin are in the process of converting the current store into Cardinal State Butchers following a successful crowdfunding campaign launched on … Continued