Tuesday, November 5, 2013

The Score

This Week: Election Day, VCU Party Police, New Airline + More

Posted on Tue, Nov 5, 2013 at 1:10 PM


-2 The VCU Police Department kicks off an initiative that allows students to register their parties online, which gives them a free pass if they get a noise complaint. So far, the only people to sign up are those nerds from Lambda Lambda Lambda.

+4 Some 5,000 people turn out for the 11th annual Train Day in the town of Ashland. Make that 4,999 train aficionados and one dude who was heartbroken that he didn't get to hear "Drops of Jupiter" performed live.

+1 Richmond radio station Rock 96.5 drops the nationally syndicated John Boy & Billy to launch a local morning show with co-hosts Sam and Mason. But no matter how you slice it, Styx is still coming out of those speakers.

+5 Richmond International Airport welcomes Southwest Airlines and its new nonstop service to Orlando with the help of a water-cannon salute over the tarmac. The Dom Pérignon cannons don't fire till Virgin America gets here.

-6 We go to press before Election Day, but by now you probably know the name of Virginia's next governor. Somewhere along the line, hope and change became dope and deranged.



Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Connect with Style Weekly

Free Will Astrology

  • Week of July 28

    Week of July 28

    • Jul 28, 2021
  • Week of July 21

    Week of July 21

    • Jul 21, 2021
  • Week of July 14

    Week of July 14

    • Jul 14, 2021
  • More »

    Short Order Blog

  • Kitchen Kismet

    Kitchen Kismet

    Japanese pop-up Young Mother takes over Adarra Monday, Aug. 9.
    • Jul 26, 2021
  • Save the Date

    Save the Date

    This summer: a pop-up wine dinner and three-night culinary journey.
    • Jul 19, 2021
  • A Boozy Debut

    A Boozy Debut

    Northside’s Ninja Kombucha is unveiling unheralded alcoholic varieties.
    • Jul 1, 2021
  • More »

    Studio Blog

  • The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen announces 2021-2022 season

    The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen announces 2021-2022 season

    To include indoor and outdoor performances.
    • Jul 21, 2021
  • PICK – The Conciliation Lab’s "BlackList"

    PICK – The Conciliation Lab’s "BlackList"

    A celebration of Black voices in American theater on July 10 and 11.
    • Jul 3, 2021
  • Richmond Folk Fest announces first round of artists

    Richmond Folk Fest announces first round of artists

    Large outdoor festival returns Oct. 8-10.
    • Jun 30, 2021
  • More »

    Copyright © 2021 Style Weekly
    Richmond's alternative for news, arts, culture and opinion
    All rights reserved
    Powered by Foundation