The Henrico Citizen is Henrico County's award-winning hometown newspaper and is the most relied upon source of community news for Henrico County residents.
The Citizen, published twice monthly, reaches Henrico residents directly through the mail and by pick-up at more than 120 locations, including all Martin's, Kroger, Walmart and Wawa stores in Henrico County, all county libraries, hospitals, retailers, restaurants and other locations. The Citizen also reaches more than 110,000 unique visitors annually through HenricoCitizen.com and another 11,000 twice weekly through an e-mail news blast.
The Citizen's online home keeps Henrico residents informed on a daily basis, with breaking news alerts, frequent updates and online extras not available in print.
Whether your business is large or small, an advertisement in the print or online edition of the Citizen will reach thousands of Henrico County citizens for a low cost.
The Citizen also publishes the annual Henricopedia, a guide to all things Henrico, each September, and The Plate, a Henrico dining guide, each June. In 2015, the Citizen's parent company, T3 Media, LLC, created and hosted the first-ever Henrico Restaurant Week, which involved 34 Henrico restaurants and raised money for the Virginia Home for Boys and Girls in Henrico.
Citizen Staff Reports 10/12/2015
HandsOn Day 2015, which will feature 1200 volunteers serving more than 65 nonprofits in Greater Richmond, will take place Oct. 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Among the projects in Henrico or surrounding communities that need volunteers are: installing GardenFest lights Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, distribution center assistance at Feedmore, pumpkin carving with residents at SupportOne, work and play at Housing Families First, paint for independence at Heart Havens, spruce up the shelter and clean sweep at Harbor House at Safe Harbor, pinwheel project at REAP and Kidney Walk prep at National Kidney Foundation Serving VA. > Read more.
Citizen Staff Reports 10/12/2015
Virginians who want to plant beneficial plants for bees, butterflies and hummingbirds have a new resource at their fingertips. The online Virginia Native Plant Finder now lets users search for native plant species that benefit pollinators. The tool, which is managed by the Virginia Natural Heritage Program, is free and easy to use; searches can be completed on desktops, tablets or smartphones.
Native plants are those that grow where they evolved; they have traits that enable them to adapt to local conditions. The Virginia Native Plant Finder lets users create their own custom native plant lists by selecting from dropdown menus. > Read more.
Henrico County Recreation and Parks is hosting a concert by The Volunteers of the United States Army Field Band on Thursday, Oct. 15 at Henrico Theatre, 305 East Nine Mile Road in Highland Springs. This free concert will be held at 7 p.m. and will feature Soldier-Musicians from the U.S. Army Field Band.
Since its inception in 1981, The Volunteers has been telling the Army story through rock, pop, country, and patriotic music. Its members have performed for millions of listeners in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, Kuwait, and Iraq. This group tours more than 100 days each year, bringing a powerful message of patriotism and support to communities large and small. > Read more.
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CalendarRegency Square will celebrate its 40th anniversary with a party Sat., Oct. 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the mall at 1420 Parham Rd. The event is free… Full text