Spanberger announces launch of annual Congressional app challenge

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U.S. Representative Abigail Spanberger Monday announced the annual Congressional App Challenge, a competition open to middle and high school students in participating congressional districts nationwide. The winner’s work will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol later this year and shared on the U.S. House of Representatives’ website. The challenge is a chance for youngsters to design apps and get hands-on […]

McEachin proposes $1.5 million in federal funding for Achievable Dream Academy at Highland Springs ES

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U.S Representative Donald McEachin (VA-4th District) has proposed $1.5 million in federal funding for An Achievable Dream Academy at Highland Springs Elementary School. The funding would ensure its ability to implement the Social, Academic and Moral Education (or SAME) framework as it expands to the middle school level this fall and would allow the program to provide wrap-around and other […]

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Henrico to serve as host for CIAA softball championships through 2024

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Henrico County will serve as the host site for the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association women’s softball championship tournament during the next three years. The conference and Richmond Region Tourism made the announcement Monday as part of a larger agreement that will bring three CIAA championship events to the Richmond region in 2022, 2023 and 2024. The CIAA is a Division […]

Business in brief – May 24, 2021

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Code Ninjas Innsbrook recently opened its learning center at 10811 West Broad Street, Suite 17 in Glen Allen. The company teaches children computer coding and problem-solving skills through the creation of video games. The new location is owned and operated by Phani Eturu, who has more than 25 years of experience in the software development sector. Code Ninjas provides a […]

Henrico News Minute – May 24, 2021

A new airline flies into town; Henrico County relaxes some COVID-19 restrictions, reopens some facilities; local experts discuss the Richmond region’s real estate market; the Henrico Historic Preservation Advisory Committee awards its annual recognition to several groups, residents; a Saturday morning traffic stop on I-95 in Henrico produces an unexpected surprise for police. (Today’s Henrico News Minute is brought to […]