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2 men rescued from James River after distress call on Belle Isle

RICHMOND, Va. — Police and rescue crews responded to a water rescue in the Hollywood Rapids area of Belle Isle Wednesday evening.

Police tell CBS 6 two men in a raft were in distress and called for help. 121 more words


Police identify remains of woman found in James River

RICHMOND, Va. — Richmond Fire’s Department River Rescue discovered female remains in the James River, near the Mayo Bridge Monday afternoon.

This comes after fire crews received a call at 10:35 p.m. 204 more words


Crab Dinner

A great blue heron snatches a crab from the James River Monday evening May 9 2016. (Jonathon Gruenke) For More Photos.

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Bucket List - Visit to Bacon's Castle

If woodwork could talk, the Menokin collection could write a novel.

Menokin Trustee, Calder Loth and former Development Director of the APVA (now Preservation Virginia) Richard Rennolds (my brother-in-law) were instrumental in gaining stewardship of the  woodwork upon locating it in the possession of Edgar Omohundro, the final surviving owner of Menokin, who had removed it for safekeeping. 497 more words


Texas Beach Flooded (Color and B&W Shot)

So I made it to Texas Beach right after the rain stopped; the river level’s pretty high (over 9 feet right now) so the beach part is actually flooded. 26 more words


Richmond VA, Skyline View at Night

Still working out a few kinks in the night photography (there’s a little blurriness, partially because my remote died on me, partially because it’s shot from a bridge and bridges shake when cars move over them, and partially because I’m still learning properly setting up the camera for this sort of thing), but it’s not a bad shot.