Henrico Schools officials propose 2 new elementaries, expanded middle school

Recommendations also suggest rebuilding 5 other school facilities

Henrico Schools officials Thursday proposed the construction of two new elementary schools – one in the Fairfield District and one in the Far West End – and the expansion of a middle school as part of a revised list of priorities for the school system’s capital improvement program. The Fairfield elementary and middle school expansion projects are designed to alleviate […]

Va. Senate candidates ramp up attack ads ahead of Election Day


In attack ads running on television ahead of the Nov. 5 election, Republicans are characterizing their opponents as “radical” and “socialist,” and Democrats are criticizing Republicans for their stances on gun policy and health care. The attack ads and the spending are ratcheting up in the Election Day homestretch. That’s because running attack ads is an effective political strategy, according […]

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OCT 25 The 22nd Annual Pumpkin Festival at Gayton Crossing Shopping Center will take place from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. There will be trick or treating with merchants, a special Henrico Police presentation, an interactive fire truck display and more. The event is free. For details, visit facebook.com/GaytonCrossing. *** Henrico Live will continue its sixth season with A Tribute […]