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Paw Paw Season has Arrived!

Published on August 21, 2012 by in Uncategorized

I just wanted to throw a link out there to a nice article by my friends at Richmond Outside.  Prior to reading, I had no idea what a Paw Paw was, let alone that they are growing along the banks of the James!  You can read the article here: http://richmondoutside.com/2012/08/20/paw-paw-season-has-arrived/  We found a ton of them

 
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Duck It!: The Big Brothers Big Sisters 23rd Annual Duck Race

Published on August 14, 2012 by in Uncategorized

We have Great Blue Herons that visit Downtown yearly to teach us about the birds and the… well… the birds.  We have royal murmerations of Purple Martins that make RVA a stop-over on the trip from Canada to Brazil.  We also have another winged visitor that arrives to the banks of the James every year.  We’re

 
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Title of Post Withheld for Comedic Value

Published on August 10, 2012 by in Uncategorized

Every year they return.  They come by the thousands, and completely alter Richmond.  They change traffic patterns.  They stay up until all hours of the night making noise and annoying the locals.  They occupy prime real estate in the city.  They generally make a mess and have a certain smell about them. I am referring,

 
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Where We Keep Our Dead: Evergreen Cemetery

Published on August 3, 2012 by in Uncategorized

I received the following from a loyal reader with Church Hill People’s News (follow them on Twitter!), “Have you ever been to Evergreen Cemetery? I think it would blow your mind.”  Whoa, spoiler alert!  Now I’m going into this thing with my mind pre-blown! Here’s the research side of things:  Evergreen Cemetery was established in

 
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