Henrico Schools to conduct stakeholder survey March 11-29

Henrico County Public Schools officials, in partnership with a VCU research team, will conduct a survey about the school system and individual schools March 11-29. Parents, guardians, staff members and students will be invited to participate and share thoughts. The survey is designed to give the school division an idea of what it is doing well and what can be […]

Attorney General aims to help Virginians avoid scams


Nearly 12 million consumer complaints have been filed in the United States, in just a few years, ranging from reports of identity theft to consumer rights. The first week in March marks the Federal Trade Commission’s National Consumer Protection Week, created to educate consumers about their rights and available resources. In Virginia, Attorney General Mark Herring’s Consumer Protection Section will […]

Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers’ Crime of the Week: March 4-10, 2019

This week, Crime Stoppers needs the public’s help in solving a shooting that occurred earlier this year in the City of Richmond. On Thursday, Jan. 24, at approximately 12:50 a.m., Richmond Police responded to the 3400 block of Decatur Street for reports of a person shot. The officers located 27-year-old Charleston Scott, who was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The […]

Milestones

Jeremy S. Curtis of Glen Allen and Caroline E. Skoog of Henrico were named to the dean’s list for the fall 2018 semester at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must earn a semester grade point average of 3.66. *** Virginia Irby of Henrico earned a dean’s award for academic excellence for the […]

Atlanta firm buys The Flats at West Broad Village

Firm plans $4.5 million in capital improvements for apartment community

A Short Pump apartment community has a new owner. Atlanta-based Pollack Shores has purchased The Flats at West Broad Village, a 339-unit apartment community, with Heitman LLC. The transaction is the company’s first in the Mid-Atlantic region. The Flats at West Broad Village opened in 2009 and features street- level retail and townhomes on cobblestone streets. The acquisition includes 8,300 […]