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BEST OF RVA MISSED CONNECTIONS 5/30-17 – 6/6/17

This article was originally published in RVA Magazine. Archives are here and here. We’re back with another edition of missed connections from River City. This week, we have the usual thirst, along with some moderate foot interest. A change is in the appearance of posts about longing for what could have been. The Ghost of Relationships… Continue reading BEST OF RVA MISSED CONNECTIONS 5/30-17 – 6/6/17

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Best of RVA Missed Connections 5/16/17-5/23/17

This was originally published in RVA Magazine on 5/23/17. An archive link is here. As students come back from college, summer is officially under way and the missed connections are piling up! Complete with monetized foot fascinations and the occasional furry, these missed connections are sure to set your curiosity ablaze. Chelsea FWB from a few years… Continue reading Best of RVA Missed Connections 5/16/17-5/23/17

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Virginia Democrat, Libertarian gubernatorial primary candidates win highest marks on marijuana policies by national advocacy group

This article originally appeared in RVA Magazine May 24, 2017. An archive link is here. The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) has released a report card for the marijuana policies of the six candidates running in the 2017 Virginia race for governor. The report gave each politician a letter grade, similar to the report cards given out by… Continue reading Virginia Democrat, Libertarian gubernatorial primary candidates win highest marks on marijuana policies by national advocacy group

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Virginia’s GOP gubernatorial frontrunner lags by double digits against Dems, majority disapprove of Trump

This article originally appeared in RVA Magazine on 5/23/17. An archive is here. A new Washington Post/George Mason poll shows Virginia’s leading GOP candidate continues to struggle against Democratic opponents as Election Day 2017 draws closer. Ed Gillespie, a former GOP National Party leader, is the front runner against his two opponents, Confederate Flag-Champion Corey Stewart and businessman… Continue reading Virginia’s GOP gubernatorial frontrunner lags by double digits against Dems, majority disapprove of Trump

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Richmond-based photographer pays tribute to Holocaust survivor

This article originally appeared in the Rotunda. An archive is here. Photos by Ann Polek, Photo Editor. LCVA began exhibiting work on Thursday. It has now been 72 years since the Auschwitz death camp was liberated by Allied forces, and Richmond-based photographer Dean Whitbeck is helping to tell the stories of some of the survivors that are… Continue reading Richmond-based photographer pays tribute to Holocaust survivor

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Bandfest, Spring Weekend performances: 10/10, would listen again

This article originally appeared in the Rotunda. An archive is here. Photos by Eva Wittkoski,  Each year, Longwood University hosts Spring Weekend and Bandfest, two events that mostly focus on music. It also allows student organizations to promote themselves. Bandfest took place this past Friday and Spring Weekend was held on Saturday. Bandfest is the work… Continue reading Bandfest, Spring Weekend performances: 10/10, would listen again