Donahoe’s ALEX effect takes shape

Doctor, princess, firefighter and DJ are just a few of the dream jobs of students at Cashell Donahoe Elementary School in Sandston. But sometimes, dream jobs may seem like nothing more than dreams for those students – about 80 percent of whom qualify for free or reduced lunches by federal standards because they come from low-income households. That’s why Mechanicsville […]

Weekend Top 10

OCT 12 Henrico Live will continue its fifth season with Tyler Hughes Old Time Music and Appalachian Dance at 7 p.m. at the Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Rd. in Highland Springs. Hughes presents the living musical traditions of Southwest Virginia in the Appalachian Mountains through songs, family-friendly tales and true stories about the music’s origins. He is an […]

HCPS Band Showcase to feature all 9 high school marching bands

All nine of Henrico County’s high school marching bands will be in action at the HCPS Band Showcase Oct. 22 at Glen Allen High School’s stadium. The performance is free, but donations are being accepted to benefit the Henrico Christmas Mother. In addition to cash donations, the holiday campaign is seeking canned food; jars of peanut butter; cereal and crackers; […]