Henrico Pet Valu stores to hold fundraiser May 11-12

National pet retailer Pet Valu will host its 6th Annual “Come Clean for Cancer” fundraiser May 11-12. Pet Valu will donate all proceeds from its $10 self-serve dog-wash stations from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. both days to the Animal Cancer Foundation. ACF is a non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for cancer in pets and people. The annual […]

Henrico Schools honors teachers of the year

Henrico Schools officials named Henrico High School history teacher Greg Lyndaker the county’s teacher of the year during a ceremony May 7 at Glen Allen High School. Lyndaker has taught in Henrico schools for six years and previously was a teacher at the Virginia Home for Boys and Girls for four years. Finalists for the award were Kareem Texler, a […]

Henrico Schools honors teachers of the year

Henrico PAL dance team wins national title again

The Henrico Police Athletic League’s “Majestic Spirit” Dance Team won its third straight National Grand Championship in “The-One” Finals 2019 Youth Open Division for Dance May 5 in Orlando, Florida. The team has won a number of other local and state championships during the same time period. The team is led by dance coordinators Keisha Stockton and Jazmine Bruce.

Radio One Richmond to host ‘Send-a-Kid-to-Camp’ radiothon

Henrico-based Radio One Richmond will host its 12th annual “Send-A-Kid-to-Camp” radiothon May 9 from 8 a.m to 8 p.m. on its family of stations. The effort, in partnership with Richmond Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities and the Enrichmond Foundation, is designed to help send children 6 to 15 years old to the PRCF’s summer day camps and fall […]

Henrico student wins 7th District Congressional Art Contest

A Henrico County high school student won the Congressional Art Contest for Virginia’s Seventh District and earned recognition from Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger earlier this month at Capital One’s West Creek Commons in Goochland County. Jordan Miller, a student at Deep Run High School, won first place for a piece entitled “Reality Check,” which now will be displayed in the U.S. […]

Restaurant Watch

Following are routine and complaint inspection reports for Henrico County food establishments inspected recently by the Henrico Health Department, according to Virginia Department of Health guidelines. Deficiencies are noted as “priority” or “priority foundation” (posing a direct or immediate threat to the safety of the food being served) or “core” (representing a failure of cleaning or maintenance). Inspections represent only […]