70% of adults in Virginia have been vaccinated against COVID-19

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Virginia has reached President Joe Biden’s goal of having at least 70% of the adult population (those 18 and older) fully or partially vaccinated against COVID-19. Biden established the Fourth of July as the target date for states to reach that milestone; Virginia reached it this week, Gov. Ralph Northam said in a statement Monday. It is the 16th state […]

Henrico earns NACo awards for 38 government, school programs

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Henrico County’s general government departments and Henrico County Public Schools earned a combined 38 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties for innovative programs and initiatives in 2021. Henrico’s total was the most of any county in Virginia for the 16th consecutive year and was the highest number earned by Henrico in a single year since at least 1999. […]

Business in brief – June 21, 2021

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Draper Aden Associates, an engineering firm based in Henrico, recently announced that Eric Olsen had joined the firm as Unmanned Aerial Services (UAS) Team Leader. Based in the Richmond office, he will manage the firm’s UAS projects and provide strategic leadership, including expanded aerial services offerings. Olsen has over 13 years of experience in UAS. Prior to joining Draper Aden, […]