Henrico Schools to host 3 diversity meetings this month

Henrico Schools’ Department of Equity and Diversity will host three meetings this month to seek input about how to increase equity and diversity within the school division: • July 16 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., at the Henrico County Public Schools Central Office (Community Room), 3820 Nine Mile Road – Attendees can help create a manual about monthly diversity […]

Remembering not to forget

Henrico teen’s Alzheimer’s research leads to ongoing bonds

School, homework and video games. That’s a pretty normal routine for any 14-year-old, but when you add in conducting research about Alzheimer’s disease, you get Samuel Ferri (pictured, at left), a rising Deep Run High School sophomore who is going beyond the normal routine to impact the lives of senior citizens in Henrico. It all began when Ferri’s friend suggested […]

New office space planned at Libbie Mill-Midtown

Gumenick Properties is planning a new office building at Libbie Mill-Midtown that will include more than 140,000 square feet of space office and retail space. The building will be known as Harp’s Landing and will be the first building of its type and scale built in the region in more than a decade. It will feature office space on five […]

Henrico educators attend inclusivity retreat

A group of educators from Henrico County Public Schools participated in an intensive retreat last month aimed at giving them tools to develop more inclusive learning communities. The retreat, held June 25-28 at Sweet Briar College, was designed to give educational leaders the chance to focus on eliminating disparities based on race and socioeconomic status in all areas of school […]