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Fake News Media Teams Up To Attack Gun Owners of America Backed Candidates

Sandy Hook Conspiracist Tom Ready Hosting Boebert Fundraiser coloradotimesrecorder com 09-16-2020 Screengrab U.S.A. –-('s Erik Maulbetsch wrote a poorly sourced article about the Lauren Boebert campaign and her endorsement from Gun Owners of America (GOA). Maulbetsch tried to paint Gun Owners of America as conspiracy theorists, echoing the Tweets sent by Moms Demand Action and Everytown for Gun Safety. Michael Bloomberg funds both of these anti-gun gr...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Virginia, Massachusetts, Georgia, Bloomberg, Un, John, Al Jazeera, Goa, Michael Bloomberg, Richmond, Nra, Mike Pence, Mother Jones, Aurora

The 6th Annual King of the James Adventure Triathlon

This year marks the 6th annual ‘King of the James’ adventure triathlon in Downtown Richmond, Virginia. On Sunday, November 15th, individuals and teams will battle it out as they run the Forest Hill Trail loop, mountain bike Buttermilk and North Bank Trails, and paddle the urban whitewater found deep in the heart of Richmond’s fall line. […] The post The 6th Annual King of the James Adventure Triathlon appeared first on Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine.
Tags: Sport, Cycling, Richmond, James, Sponsored Content, Downtown Richmond Virginia, Forest Hill Trail, North Bank Trails

Richmond emergency room experienced a surge in opioid overdoses during pandemic

In a paper published Friday by the Journal of the American Medical Association, Virginia Commonwealth University researchers released data showing an alarming surge in opioid-related overdoses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Nonfatal opioid overdose visits to the VCU Medical Center emergency department in Richmond increased from 102 between March and June 2019 to 227 between March and June 2020. That's an increase of 123%.
Tags: Science, Richmond, VCU Medical Center

Mayors Against Illegal Guns Still Embracing Extremist Violence

By Larry Keane Bloomberg and his cronies may be, “against illegal guns” but they sure love political violence. IMG NSSF U.S.A. -( Sorry, Mayors Against Illegal Guns. We didn’t know you were still here. Mea culpa. It’s just that no one has heard from this Bloomberg created and funded group in, well… years. Imagine the surprise when a letter signed by 10 mayors with a bone to pick with the Trump administration was published because Americans weren’t rolling over to the looters, ...
Tags: Guns, Bloomberg, Wheeler, Portland, Boston Marathon, Seattle, Richmond, Pittsburgh, Albuquerque, Trump, Keller, Concord N H, IMG, Tim Keller, Richmond VA, Mike Bloomberg

PR: Tomorrow is BATMAN DAY 2020 at all Third Eye Locations!

Save on Batman merch, get a FREE DC Comic! Hey there, Third Eye Faithful! One of our favorite days of the year is BATMAN DAY, and w...
Tags: Comics, Batman, Richmond, Annapolis, Mike Rhode, Lexington Park, VA MECHANICSVILLE

Everytown And Mom’s Demand Action Step Up Attacks on Gun Owners of America

Of Course Shannon Watts & Everytown are Anti-gun & Hate the Second Amendment U.S.A. – -( Two Bloomberg front groups, Everytown and Mom’s Demand Action, have started targeting Gun Owners of America with attacks on Twitter, showing the increasing power of the gun-rights group. Everytown’s Tweet read: “Gun Owners of America has defended the Kenosha shooter & touted dangerous conspiracy theories about some of the most tragic mass shootings in America. Any candidate that accepts a...
Tags: Guns, America, Bloomberg, John, Biden, Goa, Usa Today, Richmond, Trump, Kenosha, Nra, Joseph, Holmes, Northern Virginia, Pratt, Mike Dunn

Everytown And Moms Demand Action Step Up Attacks on Gun Owners of America

Of Course Shannon Watts & Everytown are Anti-gun & Hate the Second Amendment U.S.A. – -( Two Bloomberg front groups, Everytown and Moms Demand Action, have started targeting Gun Owners of America with attacks on Twitter, showing the increasing power of the gun-rights group. Everytown’s Tweet read: “Gun Owners of America has defended the Kenosha shooter & touted dangerous conspiracy theories about some of the most tragic mass shootings in America. Any candidate that accepts a ...
Tags: Guns, America, Bloomberg, John, Biden, Goa, Usa Today, Richmond, Trump, Kenosha, Nra, Joseph, Holmes, Northern Virginia, Pratt, Mike Dunn

Fly Anakin & Pink Siifu – “Richard Pryor”

Last month, two excellent underground rappers teamed up on one excellent song. Pink Siifu, an experimental lo-fi wanderer based in Baltimore, and Fly Anakin, the leader of the quietly consistent Richmond collective Mutant Academy, came together on the Animoss-produced collaborative track "Dollar Dr. Dream." At the time, I hoped that the song wasn't … More »
Tags: Music, Baltimore, Richmond, Anakin, Mutant Academy, Fly Anakin, Pink Siifu, Nelson Nance

Richmond Man Arrested, Suspected Of Drug Sales After Traffic Stop In North Auburn

NORTH AUBURN (CBS13) — A man suspected of selling hard drugs was arrested after a traffic stop in Placer County over the weekend. The sheriff’s office says, around 8 p.m. Saturday, deputies pulled over a vehicle in the North Auburn area. Exactly what prompted the traffic stop is unclear, but the driver was soon found to be on probation. However, it was the passenger who deputies soon focused on. A search of the car quickly uncovered a small case wedged between the seat and center console. Inside...
Tags: News, Local, Auburn, Presley, Richmond, Placer County, North Auburn, Danny Presley

Surprise! Prosecuting Violent Criminals Reduces Violent Crime

On July 22,  President Donald Trump and Attorney General William Barr  announced the expansion of the Department of Justice ’s Operation Legend to Chicago. IMG: NRA-ILA U.S.A. -( On July 22,  President Donald Trump and Attorney General William Barr  announced the expansion of the Department of Justice ’s Operation Legend to Chicago in order to combat the increase in violent crime that has gripped the city in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, rioting, and sustained de-polici...
Tags: Guns, Chicago, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, Doj, Richmond, Richmond VA, Lori Lightfoot, Barr, University of Missouri St Louis, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, William Barr

The Queen's cousin Princess Alexandra's incredible Richmond home revealed

The Queen's cousin and close friend Princess Alexandra lives at Thatched House Lodge in...
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Meet PRSA Board of Directors Nominee Jeff Wilson, APR

Each week this fall, PRsay will interview one of the nominees for the 2021 PRSA Board of Directors. Name: Jeff Wilson, APR Location: Richmond, Va. Current title: Vice President, Agency Marketing and Promotion, Padilla Board nominee position: Director, Mid-Atlantic District Alma mater: University of South Carolina Number of years as a PRSA member: 16 What initially inspired you to join PRSA? The agency I work with has always been extremely supportive of PRSA. I’d gone to several meetings before...
Tags: Virginia, Society, Pr, Richmond, Thought Leadership, Jill, Richmond VA, PRSA, Jeff Wilson, Diversity Committee, John Elsasser, PRSA Board, PRSA Board of Directors, PRSA National Board, PRSA Board of Directors Nominee, Promotion Padilla Board

London for free: top ten London parks

On a sunny hot day like today, what better than to take a break and relax in one of London's lovely parks. Explore everything from the picture (picnic!) perfect St James's Park to the huge 2,500 acre Richmond Park where you might forget you are even in London. Here we list our top ten London parks. Top ten London parks  St. James's Park with views of the London Eye and Horse Guards Parade 1. Hyde Park: Hyde Park covers 350 acres of central London. Hyde Park has s...
Tags: Travel, London, Earth, Chelsea, Buckingham Palace, Hyde Park, St James, Richmond, River Thames, East London, Battersea Park, Home Base Holidays, Hampstead Heath, Kensington Palace, Lee Valley, Copper Box Arena

Deals We Love This Week: Riding Jackets 50% Off or More

Get a Good Deal on a Good Jacket This Week For many of us, riding season is still going strong, and that means if you haven’t upgraded this season, you could probably use some new motorcycle gear. Also, if you’re riding season is already done, then you should be looking for good deals for next year. Revzilla has some really good deals on jackets right now. Every week I do my best to do a sales roundup for motorcycle gear, and this week, the jackets caught my eye. There are some really nice jack...
Tags: Deals, Motorcycles, Richmond, YKK, RevZilla, Revzilla Roland Sands, Revzilla Scorpion EXO Yuma Jacket, Scorpion Yuma, Revzilla Street Steel Richmond, Roland Sands Duro Perforated Jacket

Suspects Crash During Chase On City Streets In Vacaville, 2 Arrested

VACAVILLE (CBS13) — Two young men are under arrest after a chase through city streets ended in a crash in Vacaville late Sunday night. Vacaville police say officers were chasing a vehicle near Opal Drive and Fernbrook Court. Exactly what prompted the crash is unclear. One of the suspects after being arrested. (Credit: Vacaville Police Department) Eventually, the suspects struck a parked vehicle along Summerbreeze Drive and their car was disabled. The two men then bolted from their car, however...
Tags: News, Local, Richmond, Vallejo, Vacaville, Vacaville Police Department, Solano County Jail, Vacaville News, Opal Drive, Summerbreeze Drive, Khevionze Gutierrez, Ramon Smith

JetBlue just announced 24 new routes as demand continues to shift to leisure travel – here's the full list

A JetBlue Airways Airbus A321 aircraft. Philip Pilosian / JetBlue is expanding in secondary markets across the country to capture more leisure flyers as business travel shows little signs of recovery. New Jersey, California, Florida, Virginia, and North Carolina will see the greatest number of new routes, with a focus on international destinations in the Caribbean and Latin America where Americans are still allowed to go. Routes with Mint business class are also being expa...
Tags: Transportation, Florida, New York, Air Travel, California, Montana, Mexico, Boston, Planes, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Flying, Liberia, Aviation

The Shed is a startup out of Virginia trying to revive the rental-for-everything business

Reducing consumption by expanding the notion of the rental economy and giving people access to tools and equipment has been something of a startup holy grail for some time. It’s a model that’s worked famously well for fashion and accessories (just ask investors in Rent the Runway), but has had not had the same resonance for white label goods. The Shed, out of Richmond, Va., hopes to change that. Launched by  Karen Rodgers O’Neil, a longtime marketing executive, and Daniel Perrone, a serial e...
Tags: Apple, TC, Home Depot, Business, New York, Boston, Virginia, Marketing, Articles, Los Angeles, Brand, Tech, Austin, Karen, Portland, San Jose

Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria records 59 deaths and 81 new Covid cases as NSW reports eight

Victoria reports nine deaths in the past 24 hours and 50 people added to total who died in aged care facilities in July and August. Follow live news and updates todayThe prime minister outlines national cabinet discussionsAustralian stats interactiveNSW cases map; NSW hotspots listQueensland hotspots listSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 8.05am BST The AFL has acted quickly and decisively on this morning’s Covid breach on the Gold Coast. Richmond’s Sidney Stack and Callum Co...
Tags: Health, Business, Abc, Australia, Australia news, Queensland, Victoria, Tasmania, Western Australia, AFL, Richmond, Australian economy, NSW, Queensland Tasmania, Mahar, Tony Mahar

Kanye West will not be on Virginia presidential ballot, judge orders

A judge in Richmond, Virginia has ordered that Kanye West be removed from the state's ballot as a candidate for the 2020 presidential election. The judge ordered the Virginia State Board of Elections to not print Kanye West's name on the November presidential ballot, and said that 11 of the 13 required Elector Oaths obtained by his campaign were improper, fraudulent or misleading. The Kanye For President was widely believed to be a Republican operation, by any other name. Kanye West...
Tags: Post, News, Virginia, Kanye West, Republican, Kanye, Richmond, Richmond Virginia, Virginia State Board of Elections, Richmond Circuit Court, Chris Kowalczuk

Biden calls for charges for violent citizens and police

By BILL BARROW and WILL WEISSERT | Associated Press WILMINGTON, Del. — Joe Biden is hammering President Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak ahead of a planned trip to Wisconsin, a pivotal swing state that’s become a focal point for political debate over protest-related violence, police treatment of people of color and the actions of vigilante militias. The Democratic nominee said Wednesday that if he were president he’d use existing federal disaster law to direct funding to schoo...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, Washington, White House, US, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Hillary Clinton, Ronald Reagan, Wisconsin, Louisiana, Biden, Donald Trump, Delaware

WGBH Zooms Its Storied Brand

BOSTON – WGBH is the most noted high-culture brand in the United States. Yesterday, they changed their logo to a cutesy, street nickname, GBH. WGBH’s television programs, syndicated by the Public Broadcasting Service across the U.S., were and are cultural landmarks as well-known as Boston’s Old North Church. WGBH brought us Masterpiece Theater, American Experience, Frontline, Zoom, Evening at Pops, This Old House and The French Chef, among dozens of others. Their This Old House invented a new f...
Tags: Google, New York, Hollywood, Television, Media, Mississippi, Maryland, Washington, Boston, Massachusetts, Bbc, Cnn, UPS, United States, New Jersey, Reddit

Do crises help or hurt tax hikes?

Does the trauma enveloping California this year — pandemic, recession, heat waves, blackouts and disastrous wildfires — make voters more or less likely to vote for tax increases? Sponsors of a $12 billion a year hike in taxes on warehouses, office buildings, factories and other commercial property hope it’s more. Proposition 15 would raise that money for schools and local governments by changing Proposition 13, the iconic 1978 ballot measure that imposed tight restrictions on property taxes. If ...
Tags: California, Opinion, Sacramento, America, San Francisco, Sport, Soccer, Richmond, San Francisco Bay Area, Capitol, Los Angeles County, Fair Political Practices Commission, Dan Walters, FPPC, Guest Commentary, California Taxpayers Association

Biden, Harris to travel more as presidential campaign heats up

By BILL BARROW and WILL WEISSERT | Associated Press WASHINGTON — After spending a pandemic spring and summer tethered almost entirely to his Delaware home, Joe Biden plans to take his presidential campaign to battleground states after Labor Day in his bid to unseat President Donald Trump. No itinerary is set, according to the Democratic nominee’s campaign, but the former vice president and his allies say his plan is to highlight contrasts with Trump, from policy arguments tailored to specific au...
Tags: Politics, News, Minneapolis, California, Washington, White House, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Associated Press, Louisiana, Houston, Biden, District Of Columbia, Donald Trump, Delaware

Virginia Supreme Court gives Richmond green light to remove city-owned Confederate statues

Richmond, Virginia, can continue removing city-owned Confederate memorials, the state Supreme Court ruled this week.
Tags: Supreme Court, Cnn, Richmond, Richmond Virginia, Virginia Supreme Court

Nick Freitas squares off against incumbent Abigail Spanberger in Virginia's 7th Congressional District

Abigail Spanberger, Democratic candidate for Virginia's Seventh District in the U.S. House of Representatives, speaks at an election eve rally at John R. Tucker High School November 5, 2018 in Richmond, Virginia. Spanberger, a former CIA officer ran against Rep. Dave Brat (R-VA). Win McNamee/Getty Images First-term Rep. Abigail Spanberger will face off against Republican Nick Freitas in Virginia's 7th congressional district.Spanberger has raised over four times than her opponent, Freita...
Tags: Politics, Elections, News, Obama, Virginia, Trends, Army, Cia, Republican, Donald Trump, Central Intelligence Agency, Richmond, Chesterfield, Trump, Amelia, Ed Gillespie

D*Face – Artist and Motorcycle Rider

A few weeks ago, I published a post that featured images of a mural by D*Face, which I had seen while riding through the city of Richmond, Virginia. D*Face in Richmond The 2015 mural features the phrase Nothing Lasts Forever. Is there any greater truth than that? D*Face’s personal style and iconography resonate with me. … Read More Read More The post D*Face – Artist and Motorcycle Rider appeared first on Girlie Motorcycle Blog.
Tags: Motorcycles, Las Vegas, Richmond, Motorcycle, Richmond Virginia, D*face, Dface, Love Forever

Injunction barring Richmond from removing monument tossed

The Virginia Supreme Court has tossed out an injunction handed down by a Richmond judge that barred officials from removing the only remaining Confederate monument owned by the city. Richmond Circuit Judge Bradley Cavedo issued a 60-day injunction in July shortly after Mayor Levar Stoney ordered the removal of the city’s Confederate monuments, using authority under a local emergency order, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reported Thursday.
Tags: News, Richmond, Richmond Times Dispatch, Virginia Supreme Court, Levar Stoney, Richmond Circuit Judge Bradley Cavedo

How To Make Your Proposal Personal And Unique

Every unique proposal needs a few certain things, particularly a ring and a great location. But ticking these off in your proposal doesn’t guarantee it will be unique.  If you are getting ready to propose, you have decided that you want to spend the rest of your life with your (hopefully!) soon-to-be partner. Surely then, they deserve more than a run-of-the-mill proposal — they deserve the proposal of a lifetime!  With that in mind, how do you go about creating a unique proposal? ...
Tags: Fashion, Wedding, Marriage Proposal, Engagement, Auckland, Richmond, Don, Proposal, Relationships & Marriage, Weddings & Parties, Propose, Unique Proposal

The 25 best suburbs in America, each boasting family-friendly neighborhoods, good schools, and wide open spaces

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, people are fleeing big cities. Here are Niche's top suburbs. Tomas Winz/Getty Images Suburban living is at the forefront of current political debate. Some Republicans are saying that Democrats will completely eliminate suburbia — which isn't true.The coronavirus pandemic is currently accelerating mass migration to suburbs.Business Insider rounded up the 25 best suburbs — or neighborhoods located outside of principal cities with populations of at least 1,00...
Tags: Real Estate, Washington, Life, Boston, Virginia, America, Trends, Strategy, Joe Biden, Indianapolis, Features, Chicago, Cities, Pennsylvania, Democrats, Dallas

Court: School transgender bathroom policy unconstitutional

A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday that a Virginia school board’s transgender bathroom ban is unconstitutional and discriminated against a transgender male student who was barred from using the boys bathrooms in his high school. The ruling is a victory for transgender rights advocates and Gavin Grimm, a former student at Gloucester High School who was required to use restrooms that corresponded with his biological sex — female — or private bathrooms. The Richmond-based 4th U.S. Circuit Co...
Tags: News, Virginia, Richmond, Grimm, 4th U S Circuit Court of Appeals, Gavin Grimm, Gloucester County School Board, Gloucester High School