Opinion & Blogs » The Score

The Score

A weekly rating of the city zeitgeist.

comment

+3VCU, which will join three other Virginia teams in the NCAA men's basketball tournament, learns that its first game is against three-time national champions the Duke Blue Devils. And the James River runs gold!



+1The Richmond Renegades' 61-year-old owner and general manager Allan Harvie Jr. hits the ice against the Fayetteville FireAntz, becoming the second-oldest person ever to play in a professional hockey game. Then he traded back his stick for a cane.



0In his quest for president, the T-D reports, Jim Gilmore will get help with his first big fundraiser from local bigwigs Bill Goodwin, Bruce Gottwald and John Snow. They're planning to raise millions by pitching in a thousand dollars for every empty chair.



+2Three locally based companies — CarMax, Performance Food Group and LandAmerica Financial Group — make Fortune magazine's list of the 306 most admired companies. Next month: America's Sexiest Chief Financial Officers issue.



+1A wall rebuilt for $1 million after being destroyed in Tropical Storm Gaston is rededicated at the historic St. John's Episcopal Church. It is the only Richmond project completed in time for the 2007 celebration.



Click here for more Forum

Add a comment