Monday, January 22, 2018

Sunday Champagne Brunch at the Jefferson Hotel

October 6, 2012 by  
Filed under Restaurants

Urban legend has it that the grand staircase at Richmond’s Jefferson Hotel was the inspiration for Margaret Mitchell’s in a crucial scene in her epic Gone with the Wind. Near the end of the story as Rhett and Scarlet are arguing yet again, Scarlet falls down the red staircase and has a miscarriage. The rest […]

The Richmond Institute of Burlesque

A recent addition to Richmond’s dance community has me (and a bunch of other people) all atwitter.  The Richmond Institute of Burlesque opened its doors and now we all have the opportunity (if not the talent) to dance all sexy with the best of them. Dolli Holliday Deepa De Jour Skye Sinclaire Richmond Burlesque Goddesses […]

Haunted Richmond – A Handful of Richmond Ghosts, Part 2

October 27, 2010 by  
Filed under Landmarks, Totally Richmond

Continued, because Richmond has so many cool ghost stories that we just can’t stop.  We told you about the Executive Mansion ghost, and about the ghosts at The Old Stone House, but we left out some of the most famous Richmond ghosts of all.  Not to deprive you, here you go. The Church Hill Tunnel […]

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