Koe Wetzel at Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway

Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway will present Koe Wetzel, with special guests Tim Montana and Ella Langley, at 8 p.m. on Saturday, May 14. Tickets start at $37.50. Doors open at 7 p.m. For details, call 612-1900 or visit vaculive.com. (picture courtesy VACU LIVE!)  

Khruangbin at Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway

Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway will present Khruangbin, with special guest Toro Y Moi, at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 4. Tickets start at $37.50. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. For details, call 612-1900 or visit vaculive.com. (picture courtesy VACU LIVE!)

Rod Wave at Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway

Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway will present Rod Wave, with special guests NoCap and Seddy Hendrinx, at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Apr. 30. Tickets start at $78. Doors open at 7 p.m. For details, call 612-1900 or visit vaculive.com. (picture courtesy VACU LIVE!)

Document shredding event at BBB

BBB Serving Central Virginia will host a free drive-through shredding day Saturday, April 23 in its parking lot at 100 Eastshore Drive, Glen Allen, from 9 a.m. to noon. The event will allow attendees to have paper documents that contain sensitive or personal information shredded without leaving their cars. BBB also will be collecting non-perishable food and financial donations for Read more […]

McEachin, other lawmakers urge closure of PFAS reporting loophole

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  U.S. Rep. Donald McEachin and 37 other lawmakers from both parties are urging the closure of a loophole that they say has led to drastic underreporting of the use of dangerous chemicals known as PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) by manufacturers, military branches and others nationwide. PFAS are eponymous chemicals – found in everything from non-stick cookware to stain-repellent […]

Savvy Senior: How to choose a Medicare Advantage plan

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Dear Savvy Senior, I will be 65 and eligible for Medicare in a few months and am interested in getting a Medicare Advantage plan to cover my health care and medications. What tips can you provide to help me pick a plan? Ready to Retire Dear Ready, Medicare Advantage plans have become very popular among retirees over the past 15 […]

YWCA Richmond names ‘Outstanding Women’ honorees

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YWCA Richmond has announced its honorees for the 2022 Class of Outstanding Women Awards. The 42nd annual luncheon will be held at the Greater Richmond Convention Center at 11:30 a.m. on May 10 and will be presented by Dominion Energy, Markel, and Altria. The winners, who have been nominated in nine different categories, are as follows: ● Zenobia Bey – […]

Applications open for technology-based accelerator program

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Covintus Tech Tank, a technology-based accelerator created to help businesses start their technical-based teams, has announced that it will be accepting applications for its third cohort until April 30. Teams within the Batch 3 section of Covintus Tech Tank will take part in a 10-week virtual program that will run from June 14 to August 21. The criteria for the […]

Jones, Windom honored by Rotary Club for ‘Service Above Self’

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The fifth annual Western Henrico Rotary Club Service Above Self Awards ceremony was held April 12 at the Westwood Club, honoring Henrico firefighter Josh Windom and Henrico police officer Craig Jones. The WHRC made donations in Windom’s name to Tara’s Children and in Jones’ name to Mothers Against Drunk/Drugged Driving. Among the firefighters, police officers, club and community members who […]

Fairfield Constituent Meeting

Fairfield District Supervisor Frank Thornton will hold a Fairfield Constituent Meeting Monday, April 18 at the Eastern Henrico Recreation Center, 1440 N. Laburnum Ave., to discuss programs and services of Henrico Area Mental Health & Developmental Services and the Children’s Services Act. The meeting also will feature PlanRVA’s draft 2045 plan to improve bicycling and pedestrian facilities in the region. Read more […]