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Parenting – the juggle is real

Raise your hand if cloning yourself still would leave you feeling as though you don’t do nearly enough for everyone around you. Ok, now put your hand down before your co-worker thinks you have a question. If you are like me, your hand was raised. If you are the small percentage who feel you leave nothing on your to-do list […]

Drive Shack to open Sept. 20

Drive Shack, a golf entertainment complex just across the Henrico line in Goochland adjacent to Route 288 near Short Pump, will hold its grand opening Sept. 20 at 9 a.m. Drive Shack caters to golfers with 96 all-weather driving bays as well as virtual courses from around the world and Pro Practice technology, which reports on golfers’ swings measuring ball […]

Weekend Top 10

SEPT 13 The Henrico Theatre Company will open its 41st season with “Squabbles” Sept. 13-29 at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. The play by Marshall Karp pits a father-in-law against a mother, who both live with their respective children, in a comedic succession of squabbles. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for seniors 55+ and students. Season […]

ChamberRVA Henrico Cabinet hosts candidate forums

The ChamberRVA Henrico Cabinet in the coming weeks will host three forums for candidates seeking local and state office in Henrico. Each will take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., and each will be moderated by Dr. Daniel Palazzolo, associate dean and professor of political science at the University of Richmond. On Sept. 16, a forum featuring candidates for […]

ShopMyCause launches in Virginia

ShopMyCause, an online shopping business, launched in Virginia this month with a new model that connects local businesses and customers to raise money for community organizations serving kids. The platform helps local businesses by promoting their goods and services to community parents and other supporters. Businesses craft offers that are listed on the ShopMyCause site with a percentage of each […]

Virginia’s poverty rate drops to 10.1 percent


Virginia’s poverty rate has fallen by a full percentage point, to about 10 percent, according to data released Tuesday by the U.S. Census Bureau. The proportion of Virginians living in poverty dropped from 11.1 percent in 2015-16 to 10.1 percent in 2017-18, the data showed. The state’s poverty rate remained well below the national rate, which averaged 12 percent for […]