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Richmond’s “ONE Casino + Resort” project needs more time: RVA Entertainment

Richmond’s “ONE Casino + Resort” project needs more time: RVA Entertainment

The December 2023 opening target for Richmond’s “ONE Casino + Resort” is just unrealistic, and the gaming property project needs more time to be finished; the proposed developer told local authorit

Richmond voters to decide on Black-owned $600M casino resort on November 2, 2021

Richmond voters to decide on Black-owned $600M casino resort on November 2, 2021

The Richmond City Council overwhelmingly approved a proposal to place a gaming-related ballot referendum before voters next fall, providing them with a chance to decide whether to authorize a $600

Court orders Chevron to halt Richmond refinery expansion project

Court orders Chevron to halt Richmond refinery expansion project

A Contra Costa Superior Court judge ordered Chevron Corp. to close down a $1 billion project aimed at expanding its controversial oil refinery expansion in Richmond.

The Judge Barbara Zuniga sided with California environmental activists and gave Chevron sixty days to shut down its project.

FBI Arrests Billionaire Stanford; due to appear in federal court

FBI Arrests Billionaire Stanford; due to appear in federal court

58-year-old Allen Stanford, under investigation in an alleged $8 billion fraud is due to appear in Richmond federal court on Friday in Virginia.

Dick DeGuerin, Sir Allen's lawyer, said that Allen Stanford surrendered to the US authorities after a warrant was issued for his arrest on criminal charges.

Circuit City closes all stores earlier than expected

Circuit City, the US retailer of consumer electronics, appliances and PCs, has completely gone out of business as company closed its doors on March 8, 2009 (Sunday).

It should be noted that the closing comes earlier than expected - the company originally projected March 31 as its last day.

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