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Before Ellwood Thompson’s

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JRA rain barrel workshop set for Ellwood’s


Ellwood Thompson’s unveils its newly designed parking lot


Joel Salatin @ Ellwood Thompson’s

New Ellwood space should be open by late March

The natural-foods grocer, at Ellwood Avenue and Thompson Street near Carytown, expects to open the expanded space March 23. [...] The grocer is using the new space for an enlarged dining area, expanded wine and beer selection and for a community room.


Wind takes out billboard at Ellwood’s

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RVA’s biggest city-wide bake sale ever is this Saturday

Richmond’s “Mile of Style” will once again serve as the anchor location for the Richmond sale. Bake sales will be held [Saturday 9/10] from 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. at Ellwood Thompsons (featuring their vegan cookies), Dogma, Need Supply Company and a “drive-thru bake sale” at Café Ole, across from the Byrd Theatre.

Ellwood’s Cafe to close this week

Company spokesperson Paige Bishop confirmed that Ellwood Thompson’s signed a lease to take over the 4,800-square-foot former Blockbuster space next to the grocery store and will incorporate the cafe into the expansion. Ellwood’s Cafe will close Sept. 8.

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Fat Tire coming to Ellwood’s on Monday

Another salvo in the Grocery Store Wars

Ellwood Thompson’s Local Market is taking over the recently vacated Blockbuster space next to its store near Carytown. [...] The store’s addition will ratchet up the competition in an area where three grocers operate within several blocks of one another. One of those grocers, Kroger, is nearing completion of a major remodel of its Cary [...]

Free donuts at Ellwood’s

@Ellwoods: Carpe Donut will be here from 11:30-2:30PM sampling their delicious, warm, #local donuts! Stop by and pick some up for brunch!


Free bicycle check-up at Ellwood’s


Learn fermenting basics at Ellwood’s

Ellwood’s to expand to D.C. (again?)

The Richmond-based natural-food grocer has reached a preliminary agreement to open a store in Montgomery County, Md., at the Rockville Town Square, an upscale community that has restaurants, shops and apartments.

Ride out from Ellwood’s on Ride to Work Day

Mayor Jones will join area cyclists in celebrating national Bike to Work Day as they travel from Monroe Park to City Hall at 7:15AM on Friday May, 20th (PDF). Meet up at Ellwood Thompson’s at 6:30AM to join the convoy.


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Riesling Crawl features Amour, Secco, Ellwood’s, and Can Can

In an effort to redeem this exceptional grape of its undeserved reputation, we have put together Richmond’s First Ever Riesling Crawl. On Tuesday, April 19th, four of Carytown’s top wine haunts will each feature a different wine to showcase the variety’s versatility. Both Amour and Secco will be offering a special food pairing as well.


March Wine Down dinner and wine pairing at Ellwood’s

Could Ellwood’s expand into the Blockbuster space?

Ellwood Thompson’s Local Market has been approached about taking over the soon-to-be vacant Blockbuster Video space next door. The video rental chain said this week that it is closing that store next month. “The landlord reached out to us and asked if we were interested in the space,” said Paige Bishop, a spokeswoman for Ellwood [...]

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