Spanberger discusses Medicare, prescription drug woes

Seventh District U.S. Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger wrapped up a whirlwind two-day healthcare-inspired tour of her district with an hour-long discussion Nov. 26 at Glen Allen Library about Medicare, prescription drugs and changes involving both that she’s championing in Congress. The topic of healthcare has been the top issue constituents have raised with Spanberger since she took office in January, she […]

Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers’ Crime of the Week: Dec. 16-22, 2019

This week, Crime Stoppers needs the public’s help in locating a wanted fugitive out of Henrico County The Henrico County Police Department needs your help in locating 27-year-old Michael Rainney, aka Mike Mike (pictured). He is about 5 foot 11, 155 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. He has a robbery warrant on file. If you have information about […]

Henrico Doctors’ introduces Autism and sensory-friendly pediatric ER

Henrico Doctors’ Hospital Dec. 19 will dedicate newly designed rooms that will make it the first autism- and sensory-friendly pediatric ER and hospital in Central Virginia. The rooms will provide pediatric patients with sensory concerns specific features and services including: a communication notebook with step- by-step procedure pictures to let patients know what to expect; a dimmer switch on overhead […]

Varina Library earns national award

The Varina Area Library is one of six national winners of the Library Journal’s New Landmark Libraries 2019 competition. The program recognizes libraries that it views as benchmarks for future libraries to emulate. Judging criteria included community engagement in design; sustainability; functionality; innovation; and beauty and delight. Five judges, including one from Virginia Beach, and a project coordinator reviewed applications […]

New restaurant, fitness center coming to Willow Lawn

A new Vietnamese restaurant – Pho 95 Hai Ky Mi Gia – will open in the spring at Willow Lawn, and it will be joined by Row House, a boutique fitness center that specializes in rowing. The shopping center’s management company, Federal Realty Investment Trust, announced the additions this week. Pho 95 Hai Ky Mi Gia will offer guests a […]

Henrico News Minute – Dec. 18, 2019

The Dec. 18, 2019 edition of the Henrico News Minute podcast features news about a book donation by U.S. Congressman Donald McEachin to a Henrico County school; news about a Henrico man who is earning worldwide acclaim for his drum expertise; details about a local retail center changing hands; details about the Innsbrook Table Talk series; and a preview of […]