Comcast NBCUniversal has awarded approximately $83,000 in scholarships for the 2018-19 school year to 74 Virginia students as part of its annual Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program. The program, funded by the Comcast Foundation, is a one-time, $1,000 scholarship awarded to the best and brightest high school seniors for their community service, academic performance and leadership skills. Henrico recipients were: […]

Crime Stoppers’ Crime of the Week: May 14, 2018

Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers is asking for the public to assist the Richmond Police Department in identifying a suspect in an armed robbery. On April 15, at about 10:45 p.m., a suspect armed with a firearm (pictured) entered the College Mart convenience store at 1501 Chamberlayne Avenue and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect pointed the firearm at the […]

UR to host annual ‘Big Yard Sale’ May 19

The University of Richmond’s annual Big Yard Sale will take over the turf at Robins Stadium this Saturday, May 19, from 8 a.m. to noon. The sale will offer thousands of gently-used items donated by students during move-out week including small household appliances, clothing, books and more. “The Big Yard Sale saves thousands of pounds of waste from heading to […]