Richmond: August 2016
It’s the dog days of summer, so
we say … woof!
Of course, we love all sorts of
animals, so we also cast a spotlight on some less predictable non-human friends
– including horses, snakes and lemurs (yes, lemurs). But we scratch Fido behind
the ears by looking at cool activities for dogs and their owners – plus other
features with a canine twist.
gears, we get the inside track on some of the logistics – and humorous
surprises – that are part of staging a NASCAR race. And with Tim Kaine’s vice
presidential nomination, we look back at how his kinship with Barack Obama
elevated both of them, and Virginia, in 2008 and earlier.
nature lovers, we highlight a dozen less-heralded spots that are worth a visit.
On the food side, we explore historical flavor from Colonial Williamsburg. And
getting back to animals, we note a different way of revering them – by not
consuming them: We tempt you with tasty treats that can satisfy vegans and
Discover Richmond touches on history, people, food, lifestyles, travel,
the arts – topics you’ve told us you like. Enjoy the journey!
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