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Preservation Marks 

A new use could be on the way for the former Second Baptist Church, ripe for redevelopment since the 1960s.

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  • Olivia Lloyd, president of the Art Deco Society, poses in period costume upstairs at the Byrd Theatre.
  • Do the Time Warp
  • Olivia Lloyd, president of the Art Deco Society,...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Jan 15, 2013
  • The First National Apartments at 823 E. Main St. was designed by Alfred Charles Bossom, working with Clinton Russell Architects. The firm also designed the Mutual Building (at left) and the Virginia Trust building (at right).
  • Majestic Riser
  • The First National Apartments at 823 E. Main...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Dec 18, 2012
  • Deeply carved capitals are part of the classical vocabulary Bossom lavished on the First National Bank facade.
  • Majestic Riser
  • Deeply carved capitals are part of the classical...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Dec 18, 2012
  • Former VCU professor Chuck Scalin's new book was sparked by his interest in crime shows.
  • Murder, They Wrote
  • Former VCU professor Chuck Scalin's new book was...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Nov 27, 2012
  • Fire Station No. 17 sits in Woodland Heights.
  • Where's the Fire?
  • Fire Station No. 17 sits in Woodland Heights.
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Nov 20, 2012
  • Since participants of the touch tour are at different stages of blindness, everone wears light shades to even the field.
  • Touch and Show
  • Since participants of the touch tour are at...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Nov 20, 2012
  • Joe Grant, who holds a master's degree in fine arts from Virginia Commonwealth University, is represented in the VCU exhibition by works evoking nature as well as the 1920s and '30s.
  • Brittle Stars
  • Joe Grant, who holds a master's degree in...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Nov 13, 2012
  • Artist Sören Hüttel takes a break from installing his party-inspired work at 1708 Gallery.
  • Party On, Dane
  • Artist Sören Hüttel takes a break from installing...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Oct 30, 2012
  • J.K. Kassalow looks on as "86 Reality" co-host Mike Raftery interviews the Milk stains: John Sizemore, Raphael Katchinoff and Gabe Lopez.
  • Live From Richmond
  • J.K. Kassalow looks on as "86 Reality" co-host...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Sep 11, 2012
  • VCU's newest dorm may be the biggest building on West Grace Street, but its sensitive design blends effortlessly with this section of campus.
  • Bold New Stories
  • VCU's newest dorm may be the biggest building...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Sep 11, 2012
  • Photographer PJ Sykes has spent years in the pit and on the stage documenting rock bands.
  • I Shot the Band
  • Photographer PJ Sykes has spent years in the...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Aug 28, 2012
  • Playwright and actress Irene Ziegler is now living in Richmond and staging a reading of her new play.
  • The Comeback
  • Playwright and actress Irene Ziegler is now living...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Aug 14, 2012
  • Historian Selden Richardson stands at the ruins of Club Forest in Goochland County, the one-time hangout of the Tri-State Gang.
  • Mobsters and Molls
  • Historian Selden Richardson stands at the ruins of...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Jul 31, 2012
  • The least scenic view in Richmond? The state has done nothing with this gravel lot between Eighth and Ninth streets.
  • Sore Spots
  • The least scenic view in Richmond? The state...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • Jul 24, 2012
  • The garden at the Valentine Richmond History Center's Wickham House is well known, especially for skylarking lunchers. A new tour of Court End gardens will showcase it and some lesser known horticultural refuge.
  • The Green Oasis
  • The garden at the Valentine Richmond History Center's...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • May 8, 2012
  • Meg Medina recently wrote her first young adult novel, "The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind." The book has inspired an empowering Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden exhibit of milagros constructed by students from seven high schools.
  • Catch the Wind
  • Meg Medina recently wrote her first young adult...
  • Scott Elmquist
  • May 1, 2012

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