New COVID cases in Henrico increase for fifth straight day

Henrico County reported 249 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, a continuation of rising cases that began Jan. 22, according to the Virginia Department of Health. The county’s seven-day daily average of new cases leveled out at 181 cases per day after declining sharply for the past few days. According to VDH data, Henrico also reported two new hospitalizations and […]

Man robs outdoor drive-through employee at Henrico Chick-fil-A

Henrico Police are seeking the suspect who robbed an outdoor drive-through employee at a Chick-fil-A in Henrico’s Near West End Jan. 25. It happened at the Chick-fil-A in the 4900 block of West Broad Street at 4:15 p.m. Employees were working in the drive-through, and a male was standing nearby. He gradually walked closer to the employees and demanded money […]

Milestones – Jan. 26, 2021

The following local students graduated Dec. 19 from James Madison University: Laureen Dycus, Reese Manning, Lori Friend, Cameron von Kannewurff and Luke Petrie, of Glen Allen; and John Robertson, Emma Valerie, Abigail Donelson, Christopher DeConti, Giordan Crocker, Maxwell Vaughan, Elizabeth Burger, Kelvin Azanama, John Kinney, James Melnick, Thomas Carr, Tahlia Holloway, Christopher Leech, Evan Liesegang and Grace Hourigan, of Henrico. […]

Henrico to offer $10 rabies vaccinations for pets Feb. 13

The Henrico County Police Division will provide rabies vaccines for dogs and cats from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 13 at the Henrico County Government Center, 4301 E. Parham Road. Pet owners must register and pay at the cashier’s office in the Administration Building before seeing a veterinarian on the first level of the adjacent parking deck. Visitors will […]

Strong market, robust evictions defined housing in Henrico last year

Last summer, Realtor Shakeema Daniels of ICON Realty, helped a client through the difficult housing market. Only after six offers on various homes – and missing out on the chance to make offers on five others – was the buyer able to make a successful offer. “[The home] wasn’t even move-in ready,” said Daniels. “That buyer did a lot of […]

Henrico News Minute – Jan. 26, 2021

Why it could be awhile before you get your COVID-19 vaccine in Henrico; the county experiences its fourth straight day of rising daily case counts; Henrico Police need your help to locate a missing woman and learn more about an Eastern Henrico shooting; and the Virginia House of Delegates is considering removing a statue of a former governor from Capitol […]