61st fire academy graduates

The 12 members of the Henrico County Division of Fire's 61 recruit training academy graduated Dec. 22 at the Henrico Theatre in Highland Springs, marking the completion of their 23-week training session.

Pictured, left to right, are (back row) – Kevin Maughan, Ronnie Tucker, Michelle Garnett, Nathan Bott, Daniel Eichhorst; (front row) – Justin Borel, Christopher Hensle, Christopher Bryant, Peter Younes, Steven Rhyne, Nathan Quigley, Tyson Schoch.

The 12 firefighters were assigned to station duty and are currently active members of the division.

Reynolds CC to host sculptor Paul DiPasquale

Reynolds Community College will host Richmond sculptor Paul DiPasquale Sept. 28 as he shares his presentation “Art Talk, Why Art Matters” from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Conference Center Gallery of the Workforce Development and Conference Center on the Parham Road Campus, located at 1651 E. Parham Road in Richmond. This event is free and open to the public. > Read more.

Free children’s clothing for those in need

The Children's Clothing Closet at Highland Springs United Methodist Church will be open Saturday, Aug. 27 and Tuesday, Aug. 30 to provide free new or nearly new children's clothing for families in need, prior to the start of the school year. The Clothing Closet will be open from 10 a.m. to noon both days. The church is located at 22 North Holly Avenue. > Read more.

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The Children’s Museum of Richmond – Short Pump will host a Spooky Party from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy Halloween-themed activities, games and art projects, special performers, DIY face painting workshops, a costume parade and more. The event is free with museum admission. For details, visit http://www.c-mor.org. Full text

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