The former police chief of Virginia's capital city is among those underscoring the benefits.

More than a dozen faith leaders in Richmond have announced their support for Richmond Grand.

The proposed Richmond Grand Resort & Casino is on the ballot this fall in Virginia's capital city.


The "Richmond Grand" resort, casino and entertainment complex is projected to create at least 1,300 well-paying jobs.

The resort, casino, and entertainment complex, which will be located off I-95 in South Richmond, is projected to create at least 1,300 well-paying jobs averaging $55,000 in annual compensation including benefits, and generate at least $30 million in annual tax revenue for the City of Richmond.

After losing in a close-call vote in 2021, the Urban ONE Casino Project will be returning to the ballot in Richmond this November.

A father and son were killed and five others were injured in a shooting Tuesday, after a high school graduation in Richmond, Virginia.

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Betty Reid Soskin—the National Park Service’s oldest ranger who dedicated her work to amplifying stories about Black history—has retired.

The Virginia capital city of Richmond recommended the ONE Casino + Resort to advance to a referendum on casino gaming during Election Day on Nov. 2, pushing it one step closer to having the nation's first Black-owned casino.


Rev. Al Sharpton recently caught up with Urban One CEO Alfred Liggins to discuss the company's branded casino proposals for the city of Richmond, Virginia.

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Before being drafted, Pittsburgh Steelers player Najee Harris hosted a party at the homeless shelter where he and his family once lived.

Urban One Inc., a Black-owned business that operates media organizations across the country, recently ventured into partnership with Peninsula Pacific Entertainment to propose a $517 million casino resort in South Richmond.