Business in brief

Rob and Sara McBride opened their third Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa Nov. 16 in Henrico’s West End near Regency Mall. Their other locations – Short Pump and Chesterfield – are the first and third busiest locations in Virginia respectively. The McBrides, who have spent the last 30 years in Richmond, left their jobs in the medical world […]

Breaking the chains

Henrico Heroin Task Force, ORBIT program seek to reduce effects of addictive opioids

When Henrico resident John Adams broke his neck at the age of 25, doctors gave him Percocet to treat the pain. But when the prescription ran out, Adams craved the highly addictive drug and started to buy it off the streets. For the next 15 years, he dabbled in pills – and then he found heroin. Adams is one of […]

No one injured in Eastern Henrico restaurant fire

No one was injured during an early-morning restaurant fire in Eastern Henrico Monday. Shortly after 6:30 a.m., the Henrico 911 center received calls for smoke coming from the roof of the Fresh Wok restaurant near the corner of Cedar Fork and Nine Mile Road.  Firefighters soon arrived to find thick black smoke coming from the restaurant and entered to extinguish […]

Tuckahoe Town Meeting Nov. 20 to provide ‘Ask Your Supervisor’ forum

Tuckahoe District Supervisor Patricia S. O’Bannon will host a Tuckahoe Town Meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 20 to allow residents to ask questions and highlight concerns for Henrico County. The “Ask Your Supervisor” meeting will be held with sessions at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. at Gayton Branch Library, 10600 Gayton Road. Residents are encouraged to submit questions in advance at […]