Ruritans honor 3

For the past 20 years, the Varina Ruritan Club (in conjunction with Colonial Farm Credit) has been presenting local students with college scholarship money to help them with fees. This year, the club honored three scholarship recipients and presented them with their checks during a July 9 meeting. The students (from left, with Ruritan President Buddy Whitlow) were Jamie Wagner […]

Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers’ Crime of the Week: July 22-28, 2019

This week, Crime Stoppers needs the public’s help in solving a shooting that occurred in the City of Richmond. On June 17, at about 11 p.m., Richmond Police responded to a shooting that occurred at 2301 North Ave (North Ave Market and Deli). The victim was 33-year-old Omar Green, who was found lying in the parking lot suffering from a […]

TSA stops Virginia man with loaded handgun at Richmond International Airport

A Chesterfield man received a summons from police at Richmond International Airport July 21, after a Transportation Security Administration officer found a handgun loaded with eight bullets in the traveler’s carry-on bag. A TSA officer who was staffing the checkpoint X-ray monitor detected the handgun inside the man’s carry-on bag as it entered the X-ray machine. TSA officials notified the […]

Crafters sought for Short Pump Ruritan Club Bazaar

Organizers of the 29th annual Short Pump Ruritan Club Bazaar are seeking crafters and vendors for the event, which will be held Saturday, Oct. 19, at Short Pump Middle School, 4701 Pouncey Tract Road. To receive an application and learned more, call 804-387-6804 or e-mail

Business in brief

Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer announced the sale of 1600 Forest Avenue in Henrico County. TBL Networks purchased the 13,464 square foot office building situated on 1.26 acres from Atlantic Union Bank for $2,300,000. Will McGoogan of Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer handled the sale negotiations on behalf of the seller. *** Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer recently reported the […]