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READ Center a finalist for $25k grant

Citizen Staff Reports 08/15/2017 General NewsNon-Profits

The READ Center is a top-200 cause finalist in State Farm’s Neighborhood Assist program, making it eligible to earn a $25,000 grant to support adult literacy in the Richmond region. The 40 organizations from across the nation with the most votes will win grants.

The READ Center, based in Henrico, provides classroom instruction and one-to-one tutoring to adults with very low literacy. > Read more.

Henrico County property transactions, Aug. 1-6

Citizen Staff Reports 08/15/2017 General NewsProperty transactions

A sample of property transactions during this period appear below:

1847 New Market Road – $137,000, 1,659 SF (built in 1935), from Philip J. Whiteway, III and Donna H. Whiteway et. al to David T. and Katherine W. Benckert.
6304 Trailing Ridge Court – $165,000, 1,246 SF (built in 1999), from Carol A. Allen to Sandra R. Jefferson.
1722 Devers Road – $169,950, 816 SF (built in 1949), from Heather K. Brunner to Kasey A. Sheridan and Jason Talbot.
3201 Purvis Road – $175,000, 2,051 SF (built in 1997), from Geneva Moore LLC to Jessica I. Bolling. > Read more.

Glen Allen wins 2 of first 3 games at 14U Babe Ruth World Series

Citizen Staff Reports 08/14/2017 FeaturesGeneral News

The host Glen Allen 14-year-old all-star baseball team won two of its first three games in pool play at the 14-year-old Babe Ruth World Series, which is it hosting at RF&P Stadium in Glen Allen. The team beat the Midwest Plains champions, 9-4, in its first game Aug. 10, then topped the Southwest champions, 7-3, Aug. 11 before dropping a 5-4 result to the Ohio Valley champions. > Read more.

Filipino Festival draws thousands

Citizen Staff Reports 08/14/2017 FeaturesGeneral News

Thousands of attendees visited the annual Filipino Festival at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Lakeside Aug. 11-12, enjoying native foods, entertainment, clothing and commemorative items and much more. > Read more.

Solar eclipse to impact region in one week

Citizen Staff Reports 08/14/2017 FeaturesGeneral News

AUG. 14, 11:30 A.M. – The first cross-country solar eclipse since the advent of the automobile and creation of the free interstate system will be visible throughout much of the country next Monday, Aug. 21. In the Richmond region, most people will experience about 85 percent obstruction of sunlight when the moon passes between the Earth and the sun.

The event will begin at 1:18 p.m. local time and conclude at 4:03 p.m. During that time, looking at the sun without specially designed protective glasses could result in significant eye damage or even blindness. > Read more.

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Solar eclipse to impact region in one week
Business in brief
Inaugural issue of the Henrico Health Guide publishes
Henrico CASA seeks volunteers for training as child advocates
Brazilian firm to locate in Innsbrook
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Aug. 3, 2017

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CAT Theatre to host Red Eye 10s International Play Festival
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Cultural Arts Center announces fall class schedule

Obituaries
Obituary - Dorothy M. Wade
Obituary – Mark Leon Thompson, Jr.
Obituary – James Douglas Shaffer
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Community
National Night Out events planned tomorrow
Glen Allen woman raising companion dog
Guided tour of Malvern Hill planned as part of ‘History at Sunset’ series
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Opinions
Growing a grown-up: Part II
How to grow an adult
Make ‘em take the pledge: no more snuff boxes!
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Sports
SunTrust to sponsor raceways’s military appreciation program
Code Lacrosse joins Richmond Strikers
5 Henrico student-athletes win scholarships at awards dinner
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