Weekend Top 10

AUG 9 The 2019 Filipino Festival will be held at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 8200 Woodman Road, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Aug. 9 and from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Aug. 10. Now in its 14th year, the festival features traditional Filipino cuisine, live bands, colorful cultural and contemporary dances, crafts and games for kids, Zumba, line […]

Black Widows announce new coaching staff, upcoming tryouts

The Richmond Black Widows, the first women’s tackle football team in the region and Virginia’s longest running women’s football team, will have a new coaching staff as they enter their fifth season next year, team owner Sarah Schkeeper announced this week. The team also will hold tryouts for the season Aug. 17, Sept. 21 and Oct. 19 at Tuckahoe Middle […]

Virginia’s primary day to be student holiday in Henrico

In response to community and staff concerns about safety, the Henrico School Board voted at its Aug. 8 work session to make March 3, 2020 a student holiday and staff clerical day. Virginia, along with a dozen other states, will hold its presidential primary elections that day, often referred to as “Super Tuesday.” Many HCPS schools serve as polling places. […]

Leadership Metro Richmond announces 40th class

Leadership Metro Richmond officials this week announced the 70 members of the 40th class to participate in its flagship program – Leadership Quest. The group will engage in a 10-month program, starting in September, that focuses on regional issue topics and community leadership development. Members of the class are: Faith A. Alejandro, Sands Anderson Suja S. Amir, American Association of […]