Short-term rental regulations proposed

Ordinance changes that would legalize short-term housing rentals in Henrico County and establish a procedure for homeowners who want to list their properties for such rentals could advance to the county’s Board of Supervisors by next month. Following a public hearing Jan. 10, the county’s Planning Commission will consider one change, which would amend the county’s existing zoning ordinance to […]

Lewis Ginter provides $1 access for EBT recipients

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden will offer discounted admission rates to people who receive food assistance, garden officials announced Jan. 3. Anyone who receives food assistance through the SNAP program may simply present a SNAP Electronic Benefits Transfer card and a valid ID and receive $1 admission to the garden per person for one or two adults and free admission for […]

Robbery suspect sought

Henrico Police are seeking a man who robbed a bank on East Parham Road Jan. 3. At about 9:10 a.m., the man entered the Virginia Commonwealth Bank in the 900 block of East Parham Road, covered the lower portion of his face and approached a teller station and demanded money.  The suspect exited the bank heading towards Patterson Avenue with […]

Colliers acquisition of CBRE becomes official

Global commercial real estate services firm Colliers International Group Inc. announced Jan. 4 that it had closed its previously announced acquisition of a majority interest in the operations of the former affiliate of CBRE Group Inc, in Central and Southeast Virginia, including Richmond. CBRE’s four offices – in Richmond, Norfolk, Charlottesville and Fredericksburg – will be rebranded as Colliers International […]