Henrico Schools welcome almost 48,000 students back to in-person learning

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The majority of Henrico County’s students hadn’t been inside of a school building for over 500 days until Wednesday morning.  Two of Henrico’s high schools are entirely new buildings and opened up for the first time Wednesday. One elementary school underwent a massive expansion and welcomed students into its new building.  “I almost feel like a student for the first […]

‘Waiting week’ reinstated for Virginia unemployment benefits

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As of Sept. 5, the unpaid “Waiting Week” for unemployment insurance has been reinstated in Virginia. The “Waiting Week” is the first week of a claim; those who apply for unemployment must claim the week and meet all eligibility requirements but will not be paid for that week. The first payable week would be the second week of the claim. […]

Team Gabriel to join Shine a Light NF Walk

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On September 18 at 8 a.m., Team Gabriel will gather at Deep Run Park for the Shine a Light NF Walk, the signature fundraising event of the Children’s Tumor Foundation. Team Gabriel joins the NF community from across Virginia to bring neurofibromatosis out of the shadows and raise funds for research. Friends and family of Gabriel, a local boy who […]

New COVID-19 cases return to pre-Labor Day totals in Henrico

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Henrico County’s dip in new COVID-19 cases during the Labor Day weekend was short-lived, as the county reported 145 new cases of the virus Wednesday – more than the 141 total cases reported Monday and Tuesday combined. The county is now averaging 115 new daily cases during the past week. Before Monday and Tuesday’s lower case counts, the county had […]

Henrico Property Transactions – Aug. 25-31, 2021

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1312 Camrose Road – $185,000, 1,953 SF (built in 1958), from Jayne B. Kirkland to Sam Habib. 6112 Impala Drive – $191,000, 1,020 SF (built in 1964), from W. Ray Gambill Jr. to Jenny Maraghy. 1532 Tree Ridge Road – $220,000, 1,949 SF (built in 1992), from Michelle Curtisspope to Vinnywood Inc. 4672 Twin Hickory Lake Drive – $245,000, 1,520 […]

Cancer survivor creates nonprofit help registry

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Local resident Tara Daudani, who was diagnosed at age 37 with stage 3 triple negative breast cancer, has created a free, online resource to help others undergoing treatment. Daudani’s daughters were ages six and two when she was diagnosed, and many people offered to help her with chores, childcare and errands while she underwent treatment.  “But organizing the help was […]

Henrico News Minute – Sept. 8, 2021

Henrico Police need your help to find a missing 37-year-old man; Henrico students return to school today; the county’s new COVID-19 case count declines slightly; traffic at Airport Drive and I-64 shifting again next week; Henrico Fire officials unveil a Boy Scout’s fallen firefighter memorial; Henrico names a new Emergency Management and Workplace Safety director; how to participate in our […]