Woman confesses to 22 break-ins in Varina
Henrico Police have arrested and charged a Mosley woman with breaking into 22 homes in the Varina area between Oct. 26 and Dec. 2. Melissa W. Addison, 36, confessed to the break-ins, police said today, as well as to three break-ins in Charles City County and two more in Chesterfield County, which held outstanding warrants in her name.
Henrico Police gathered information that indicated Addison would take her children to school each morning, then travel to Henrico to break into homes and steal various items, including jewelry and cash.
The Henrico incidents occurred on Hideaway lane, Turner Road, Yahley Road, Darbytown Road, Hines Road, Long Bridge Road, Carters Mill Road, Hare Road, Charles City Road, Doran Road, Strath Road, Yahley Mill Road and Bradbury Road.
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.
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.
The theme for the annual Dominion GardenFest of Lights at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden in Lakeside has been announced.
This year's event, which opens Nov. 25 and will continue through Jan. 9, will explore "Living Color" and show how the world's kaleidoscope of colors speaks to people, impacts nature and influences culture, according to Garden officials. The event features more than a half million lights, botanical decorations, trains, holiday dinners, family activities and more. > Read more.
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