May 30, 2024 - News

🌊 The Current: Observation deck will remain closed

Illustration of loose dogs running past "The Current."

Illustration: Maura Losch/Axios

🚫 Richmond City Hall's observation deck won't reopen to the public due to enhanced security measures put in place as a response to Virginia Beach's 2019 mass shooting. (Times-Dispatch)

  • The deck atop the 19-story building offers panoramic city views and has been closed to the public since the pandemic began.

🧁 Carytown Cupcakes is closing after 15 years, with their final day being June 23. (Facebook)

🍔 Shake Shack's second Richmond location at 1371 Huguenot Road in Midlothian opens today at 11am. The first "wave of guests" will get some Shack swag. (Times-Dispatch)

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