Sportable

Walking club for people with movement disorders begins Sept. 29

Sportable, an adaptive sports club, is partnering with local non-profit Power Over Parkinson’s to create a walking club designed exclusively for stroke survivors or individuals living with movement disorders such as Parkinson’s Disease. The club will meet on Tuesdays from Sept. 29 through Nov. 3 at Deep Run Park.  Registration is available now at Sportable.org. Individuals with movement disorders are invited […]

Henrico Police

24-year-old Richmond man killed in Henrico shooting

Henrico Police have arrested and charged a 26-year-old Henrico man with second-degree murder and the use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, in connection with the shooting death of a 24-year-old Richmond man early Tuesday in Henrico’s West End. Shortly before 2 a.m., Sept. 15, Henrico Police received a call after residents heard gunshots in the 5700 […]

Deep Run High School teacher dies unexpectedly

A Deep Run High School teacher died unexpectedly yesterday, the school’s principal announced in an email to families this morning. Patricia Stockdale didn’t appear for a virtual meeting with one of her classes yesterday, prompting parents to check with school officials, who then confirmed her death late last night. “Ms. Stockdale was a kind, polite, and caring teacher who loved […]

Sandston Smokehouse closing

The Sandston Smokehouse, a popular restaurant in Eastern Henrico, announced on its Facebook page today that it is closing because of the impact of COVID-19. “This virus has done more than cause personal harm,” restaurant officials wrote. “This virus has wreaked havoc on our nation. It has destroyed lives, broken homes, and killed our economy. We thank everyone for the […]

Henrico News Minute – Sept. 15, 2020

The Sept. 15, 2020 edition of the Henrico News Minute features details about Facebook offering grants to local nonprofits; two Henrico high schools are among six in the state re-imagining what high school should be; three new COVID-19 deaths reported in Henrico; a House of Delegates bill to require in-person schooling for students with substandard internet at home appears dead; […]