Richmond isn’t prepared for the World

September 18, 2015 Executive Editor 0

With the exception of public relations specialists and the VCU administrators pumping out emails regarding this “unique opportunity” to “showcase our global, urban, public research university and its premier academic medical center,” it seems very few Richmonders are genuinely excited for the brouhaha just five days away.

Airbnb hosts face legal limbo

September 15, 2015 Executive Editor 0

In 2011, the city announced it would be hosting one of the largest sporting events in the world — but there was an important question left unanswered: Where will all the visitors sleep?