Henrico County entertainment
Find out how your favorite dining establishments fared during their most recent inspections by the Virginia Department of Health.
By Sarah Story, Citizen Events Editor 10/15/2014 Weekend Top 10
If you’re in the mood for a little music this weekend, you won’t be disappointed! Pete Peterkin, a finalist on America’s Got Talent, will present a musical tribute to the legendary Ray Charles at CACGA tomorrow. Fans of gospel music can head to Sandston Baptist Church for an Eastern Henrico FISH benefit concert. Richmond native and American Idol Season 5 finalist Elliott Yamin will perform at the Weinstein JCC. For all our top picks this weekend, click here!}
The last film from stop-motion animation studio Laika, ParaNorman, was a movie with a message. And that message was: “Don’t judge others (in ParaNorman’s case, a pack of not-so-ravenous zombies) just because they’re different from you or me.”
Laika’s latest offering, The Boxtrolls, has a message of its own: “High society isn’t necessarily the best society.”
Also, it’s about being a good father. And the importance of music. Oh, and what it means to be a hero. And just for fun it throws in the same “no judging the different” shtick from ParaNorman.
Maybe The Boxtrolls should have dialed it down a shade.}
Find out how your favorite dining establishments fared during their most recent inspections by the Virginia Department of Health.}
By Sarah Story, Citizen Events Editor 10/09/2014 Weekend Top 10
The nonprofit organization Fighting More Than Fire will present its inaugural Fall Festival tomorrow with music, beer, a chili cook-off, games, pumpkin patch and more! Another fall festival is happening at Varina Church of the Nazarene. You can also check out roses at Lewis Ginter or products and services for the home at the 27th annual Richmond Home Show. For all our top picks this weekend, click here!}
Citizen Staff Reports 10/09/2014 Food and Dining
Roberto Italian Restaurant opened recently at 5550 Williamsburg Road in Sandston.
The restaurant is owned by Roberto Gallina, who was born and raised in Sicily, Italy and moved to the United States two decades ago.
Gallina began working with his uncle in a pizza shop in South Hill, Va. and later continued his experience in Lancaster, Pa.}
- More News
Nov. 20, 2014Click here to read the print edition.
- More Entertainment
- More Obituaries
- More Community
- More Opinions
- More Sports
ClassifiedsATTENTION DIABETICS with Medicare. Get a FREE talking meter and diabetic testing supplies at NO COST, plus FREE home delivery! Best of all, this meter eliminates painful finger pricking! Call… Full text
CalendarThe Lone Bellow, with special guest Robert Ellis, will perform at 7:30 p.m. in Alice Jepson Theatre at the University of Richmond’s Modlin Center for the Arts. Lead singer/songwriter Zach… Full text