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Friday, June 21, 2019
RICHMOND, VA – We are honored to celebrate the career of Arthur Ashe and Saturday’s dedication of Arthur Ashe Boulevard with a special section in the Sunday newspaper, June 23. The cover image features a never-before-seen photo of the athlete as a 17-year-old rising senior at Maggie Walker H…
Friday, June 14, 2019
Our high school sports reporters and photographers deserve a shout out. They brave the elements throughout the year to bring you exclusive stories and great photography from local high school games.
Team RTD met some great job candidates this week at Diversity Richmond’s Central Virginia LGBTQ Job Fair. We enjoyed the chance to share who we are and represent the Richmond Times-Dispatch and BH Media Group. Thanks to Kevena Claudy, Karen Underwood, Allison Pentony and Rae Berryman for wor…
Monday, June 10, 2019
We enjoyed celebrating RTD Night at The Diamond in May with colleagues and friends. Through our partnership with the Richmond Flying Squirrels, we host RTD Night annually at the ballpark with giveaways for baseball fans and an evening of camaraderie for Team RTD.
Thursday, June 06, 2019
Our latest digital subscription package is ready for our dedicated sports fans. Sports Plus is your access pass to unlimited sports coverage on Richmond.com. Sports Plus is just $0.99 for the first month and then renews automatically at $6.99 monthly. Or, purchase 12 months of Sports Plus ac…
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Team RTD gathered on our E. Grace Street patio earlier this month for an after-work happy hour that we look forward to repeating again soon.
Friday, May 03, 2019
Get to know Sports Reporter Wayne Epps, Jr. in this feature by the Virginia Press Association. Epps covers VCU sports for the RTD and shares his thoughts on sports writing, his video reports and VCU's passionate fans.
The Richmond region's business community celebrated outstanding places to work Thursday night at our Top Workplaces event. The banquet, held at the Altria Theater in Richmond, attracted about 500 people from large and small businesses who were there to celebrate their company’s success.
Monday, April 22, 2019
The spring edition of A Taste of Richmond did not disappoint. About 400 guests brought their appetites to enjoy a tasting menu from more than 30 Richmond-area restaurants. Small plates were filled throughout the evening and no one left hungry.
Saturday, April 06, 2019
The Richmond Times-Dispatch has won its second grand sweepstakes award recognizing overall excellence in news and advertising.
Friday, March 29, 2019
If there are two people who never miss the chance to share a toast and enjoy a good meal, it’s Bill Lohmann and Bob Brown. And for more than 150 of their friends and fans, Legend Brewing Company served as the ideal place this week to celebrate the duo’s long-term Back Roads collaboration.
Sunday, March 24, 2019
Women’s History Month has a new event for Richmonders to look forward to. Our inaugural Strong Voices luncheon celebrated the power and stories of women in our community, and we’ve already set our sights on planning for next year.
Friday, March 15, 2019
Shelly Goodman has been promoted to Digital Design Manager in Creative Services, the Richmond Times-Dispatch production team that supports advertising and marketing needs, as well as other internal and external clients.
You’ve followed Bill Lohmann and Bob Brown’s travels across Virginia, and now it’s time to celebrate their dedication to telling the stories of the unique places and people that they’ve encountered along the way. Join us for a pint of Back Roads Black Lager and get a sneak peek at a new documentary highlighting their travels, “Back Roads: People, Places and Pie Around Virginia.”
The Richmond Group’s most recent Indispensable Award goes to Virginia’s IT Regional Manager Don Turner for his around-the-clock efforts to rescue our largest commercial print customer so it could continue publishing despite a destructive malware attack on the company’s computer systems.
Thursday, March 14, 2019
You can tell how crazy a night in the newsroom is by the amount of cheese pizza left over.
Sunday, March 10, 2019
Two years ago, we explained significant changes at the Richmond Times-Dispatch. As a result of declines in print revenue, we announced a reorganization of the printed newspaper and made reductions to our staff. In addition, we noted a greater reliance on subscription pricing moving forward t…
Friday, March 08, 2019
Here at the Richmond Times-Dispatch, we’ve shifted staff countless times over the past two decades to keep up with the demands of digital and print audiences. Some beats have been combined under one reporter as our staff becomes smaller.
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
The Richmond Times-Dispatch received four Top 10 finishes in the annual Associated Press Sports Editors awards, considered the top honors for sports journalism. The exact order of finish will be announced later in the spring.
Friday, February 15, 2019
Congratulations to RTD News photographer Shelby Lum who has been named the Multimedia Photographer of the Year in the 2019 Northern Short Course Photo and Multimedia Contest.
We are pleased to announce “Strong Voices: Celebrating the Power and Stories of Richmond Women.” The March event and corresponding special section in The Times-Dispatch recognize women – present and past – whose vision, impact and commitment have served Richmond and Virginia. Featured participants include community leaders Heidi Abbott, Lakshmi Challa, Christy Coleman, Laura Lafayette, Kelli Lemon, Cheryl Marin, Pam Reynolds, Lisa Sims and Nancy Thomas.
Monday, January 28, 2019
The Richmond Times-Dispatch named veteran journalist and former Times-Dispatch reporter Pamela Stallsmith as its next opinions editor. Stallsmith, who currently serves as director of communications for the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University, starts Feb. 18.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Richmond, VA - The Richmond Times-Dispatch is excited to launch the Virginia Video Network (VVN), a location-based video advertising solution delivered through standalone periodical racks and video displays. Through this new platform, our advertisers can market directly to consumers at the p…
Friday, January 18, 2019
Two bills introduced this week at the General Assembly protect journalists working in professional and student media. Our editorial, “Bright lights in the General Assembly,” applauds the bills presented by two former journalists, Del. Danica Roem and Del. Chris Hurst.
The always-positive Esther Brooks is the Richmond Group’s first 2019 winner of the Indispensable Award. The award rewards individuals whose accomplishments advance our business. Esther not only does that but is among the best examples of our Value of Optimism/Having a Positive Attitude.