RIC sets passenger record

Richmond International Airport set an all-time, one month total passenger traffic record of 342,055 in October, surpassing the previous mark of 339,807 established in August 2007. “Coincidental to the commemoration of the airport’s 90th anniversary, we’re pleased to see a new monthly passenger record established at RIC,” said Capital Region Airport Commission Chairman Aubrey Stanley. “It is reflective of tremendous […]

Restaurant Watch – Dec. 6, 2017

Following are routine and complaint inspection reports for Henrico County food establishments inspected recently by the Henrico Health Department, according to Virginia Department of Health guidelines. Deficiencies are noted as “priority” or “priority foundation” (posing a direct or immediate threat to the safety of the food being served) or “core” (representing a failure of cleaning or maintenance). Inspections represent only […]

Nominations sought by Dec. 13 for ‘Father Christmas’ designation

The Relationship Foundation of Virginia is seeking Father Christmas. Twenty-five of him, to be exact. The organization will host its third annual Father Christmas event Dec. 20 at The Jefferson Hotel in Richmond to honor 25 fathers who go above and beyond in what they do for their children but who might need a little help during the holiday season. […]

Property transactions – Nov. 20-27, 2017

A sampling of transactions during this period appears below:   6808 Linbrook Drive – $121,000, 1,356 SF (built in 1952), from Joan Elizabeth Hall to Chris and Zoe Kapogiannis. 4200 Columbus Drive – $144,000, 1,406 SF (built in 1954), from Anthony J. and Hyla F. Caton to Brandon Asheley Luffman. 713 Lakeside Boulevard – $145,000, 1,316 SF (built in 1940), from Larry G. […]

Richmond Raceway redevelopment project taking shape

Richmond Raceway redevelopment project taking shape

A $30-million redevelopment project at Richmond Raceway reached a milestone earlier this week with the installation of a new pedestrian tunnel near Turn 1, which will allow more fans to have access to the renovated infield. The expanded width of the new pedestrian tunnel will allow more fans to travel to and from the new infield. The ADA-accessible tunnel also […]

Chesterfield man with gun arrested at Richmond International Airport

A Chesterfield County resident was arrested at Richmond International Airport Dec. 4 after Transportation Security Administration officials found a loaded semi-automatic handgun in the traveler’s carry-on bag. It marked the 15th firearm that TSA officers have caught at the airport checkpoints so far this year – far surpassing the 10 that were caught in 2016. A TSA officer who was […]

Registration open for Reynolds CC spring semester

Reynolds Community College registration for the 2018 spring semester is now open. Students can register 24 hours per day online by visiting www.reynolds.edu until Jan. 7 or register in-person in the college’s enrollment services offices located on each campus until Dec. 15 and from Jan. 3 to 6. Spring semester classes start Jan. 8. Reynolds Community College has three campuses: […]