Stephanie McNamara

Now What?! This I know. . .

A little more than a year ago, I wrote about being on the precipice of empty-nesting. I now find myself navigating the waters cautiously confident. Cautious because I’m still a fledgling, but confident because I’ve put in the work. I put in the work by getting myself prepared through upping my professional game and actually paying attention to the lessons […]

Supervisors to weigh in on Short Pump apartment, retail proposal

The Henrico Board of Supervisors is expected Tuesday night to consider a developer’s request to rezone a nearly 10-acre site in the Far West End to allow construction of a mixed-use residential community. The request from Pouncey Place LLC would rezone 9.75 acres at the southeast intersection of Pouncey Tract Road and Twin Hickory Lake Drive from business usage to […]

Henrico YMCA Aquatic Center to open in Eastern Henrico

Henrico County and the YMCA of Greater Richmond will dedicate the new $10-million Henrico YMCA Aquatic Center at 3201 Watts Lane in Eastern Henrico Tuesday evening, nearly 16 months after officials from both groups broke ground at the six-acre site. Henrico County funded the center’s construction, but the YMCA oversaw that process and will manage and operate the facility, which […]

Send us photos of your student’s home workspace

“Back to school” takes on a whole new meaning for thousands of Henrico students this year, with public schools in the county starting off virtually. We want to see what your student’s home classroom looks like! Snap a photo with your student at his or her workspace – whether it’s the dining room table, a corner spot in the bedroom […]

Henrico community groups join together to teach fatherhood classes

My Brother’s Keeper of Greater Richmond is teaming up with the Henrico Education Foundation to conduct fatherhood classes for men in the Henrico community. Classes will begin Sept. 15 and continue through Dec. 8. My Brother’s Keeper seeks to restore families by helping and encouraging the father figures to learn skills that will help the community as a whole. The […]

Henrico News Minute – Sept. 8, 2020

The Sept. 8, 2020 episode of the Henrico News Minute features details about Henrico students returning to school today. . . sort of; a new way to pick up free meals for your students through the end of the year; a COVID-19 update; an update from the General Assembly; a car accident claims two lives in Eastern Henrico; a Highland […]