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Henrico Doctors’ Hospital celebrates renovation

Officials at Henrico Doctors' Hospital Forest Campus celebrated the completion of a five-year, $100 million expansion project with a Nov. 16 ribbon-cutting ceremony that officially opened the final segment of the project. Cutting the ribbon (left to right) were Robert Levitt, MD, chairman, Henrico Doctors’ Hospital medical staff; Margaret G. Lewis, president, HCA Capital Division; Pat Farrell, CEO, Henrico Doctors’ Hospital; and E. Claiborne Irby, Jr, MD, chairman, Henrico Doctors’ Hospital Board of Trustees.

The project, which was completed in phases, increased the size of the hospital campus by 50 percent; it includes a new gateway entrance off Forest Avenue, expansions of the emergency department and heart center, an intraoperative MRI suite, additional parking, and the Forest Medical Plaza, which houses Henrico Surgery Center and cancer specialty clinics.
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Varina Ruritans honor police, fire officials and community members

The Varina Ruritan Club celebrated its 80th anniversary with a banquet Nov. 10, during which it presented several annual awards, including Policeman of the Year – to Henrico Officer Aaron M. Lancaster (top) – and Firefighter of the Year – to Julian T. Lipscomb (second from top).

The club also received a plaque from the Henrico Division of Fire (third from top) expressing the division's appreciation for the club and its support of fire prevention programs. > Read more.

The Rink to open at WBV Nov. 14

The grand opening of The Rink outdoor ice skating rink at West Broad Village will be held Saturday, Nov. 14, beginning at 11 a.m. with skating and family activities. At 4 p.m., grand opening festivities – featuring exhibitions of ice sculpting, ice skating and cheering, as well as fire pits, costumed characters, and food vendors – will begin. Skating costs are $8 for children and $10 for adults, with $4 skate rentals available. Parking is free. The Rink is located at 3939 Duckling Drive, Glen Allen. For details, visit http://www.Facebook.com/TheRinkWBV > Read more.

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