Jimenez wins Dominion Energy Charity Classic

Miguel Angel Jiminez of Spain won the Dominion Energy Charity Classic golf tournament at The Country Club of Virginia’s James River course in Henrico Monday, finishing 18 strokes under par to claim a two-shot win over American Tommy Tolles. Scotland’s Colin Montgomerie finished three strokes back. The 54-hole event was set to conclude Sunday, but rain forced its postponement until […]

Nominations sought for state’s Volunteerism and Community Service Awards

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 2020 Governor’s Volunteerism and Community Service Awards, an annual state program that recognizes the outstanding contributions of Virginia citizens to the life and welfare of the state and its people. The nomination period will end at 5 p.m., Dec. 6. “Volunteers across our Commonwealth work tirelessly every day to improve our communities and […]

Milestones

Theodore Cunningham of Henrico recently graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He received a bachelor of arts degree in Biology. *** Ally Dods of Henrico recently performed in James Madison University School of Theatre and Dance’s Shakespeare musical, “Twelfth Night.” *** University of Delaware students Jake Sitison and Ellie Fleming of Henrico worked this summer on research projects. They […]

Summit provides resources, highlights needs of trans people of color


Hundreds of transgender people and their allies recently gathered in Richmond for a trans conference focused on providing resources to the LGBTQ community. Equality Virginia held its sixth Transgender Information and Empowerment Summit for the first time at the University of Richmond. Organizers said the summit is held annually to give Virginia’s transgender community a safe space where they can […]