More cyclists on the way

Riders to pass through county on East Coast Greenway tour
From October 4-9, 35 cyclists will be riding through Henrico County as part of a 325-mile tour of the East Coast Greenway (ECG) route from Fredericksburg, Virginia, to Raleigh, NC.

A 2,900-mile trail route that extends from the Canadian border at Calais, Maine, to Key West, Florida, The East Coast Greenway is heading into its 25th year. The Week A Year (WAY) Tour is an annual ride and fundraiser that has been working its way south since the first WAY Tour launched from Calais, Maine in 2011. Riders cover a different section of the Greenway each year and are on target to complete the route in Key West in 2019. > Read more.

Henrico woman wins $1M in Va. Lottery game

When Amanda Spiller of Henrico saw that she’d won the $1 million prize in the Virginia Lottery’s $100 Million Cash Extravaganza game, it didn’t immediately sink in.

“I was in shock. . . complete shock,” she said. “I had to double and triple check.”

She bought the winning ticket at the 7-Eleven at 2750 Hungary Spring Road in Henrico. She had the choice of taking the full $1 million prize over 30 years or a one-time cash option of $681,000 before taxes. She chose the cash option. The store received a $10,000 bonus from the Lottery for selling the winning ticket. > Read more.

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Henrico Education Foundation receives STEM grant from Dominion
Richmond Montessori to host three open houses
GRCC to host 12th District Senate forum
Henrico, Habitat partner to host home maintenance workshops
Supervisors vote to purchase future park site for $2.8M
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New restaurant opens at Virginia Center Commons
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Elliott Yamin to perform Friday at The Tin Pan
Tuckahoe Artists Association to be featured at Cultural Arts Center

Obituary – Mark Robert Reeves
Obituary – Hardin T. Brotherton
Obituary – John Patrick Markey
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More cyclists on the way
Henrico woman wins $1M in Va. Lottery game
Ruritans Club marks 50th anniversary
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All hail to mothers and the hardest job of all
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Athlete of the Week – July 3: Kayla Sell
Athlete of the Week – June 19: Sydney Whitaker
Steward School’s Enright drafted by NY Mets
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Commonwealth Parenting’s RVA Parents Forum Series returns with “Raising Healthy Eaters in an Unhealthy World” from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of Richmond-Central. Topics include normative… Full text

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