Henrico shooting injures juvenile, adult

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A shooting in the St. Luke Apartments complex May 1 injured an adult and a child, and Henrico Police are seeking tips about the shooter or shooters. It happened at about 10 p.m. that night in the 200 block of Engleside Drive, near Richmond Raceway. A Henrico officer was on patrol in the area when he heard multiple gunshots in […]

Henrico Police seek tips about vehicle in hit-and-run fatality

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Henrico Police are seeking tips about the driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a California man April 30, then drove off. The hit-and-run happened in the 7200 block of West Broad Street, near Enterprise Parkway, shortly before midnight. A blue four-door sedan struck 33-year-old Isaac Nshimiyimana of Santa Monica, California, then fled. The victim was pronounced dead at […]

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Glen Allen man murdered in NYC

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A 27-year-old Glen Allen man was shot and killed as he sat in his car in the Upper West Side of New York City Sunday. Witnesses reported that Ronald Thomas, a Bronx native, was arguing with a woman while he was driving, and then several minutes later a gunman pulled up to the cul-de-sac where he was and opened fire, […]

Novel under review by Henrico Schools committee after complaint of ‘indoctrination,’ ‘Marxist’ ideology

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Editor’s note: This story has been updated after its original publication to reflect the correct number of copies of the novel pulled for review. A school system official originally provided incorrect information.  For the third time this school year, a book available in Henrico County Public Schools libraries is under review by a committee in order to determine if it […]

Business in brief – May 2, 2022

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EXIT First Realty of Glen Allen recently announced that Jordan Scroggins, Monica Ball and Natalia Camara had joined its team. The company is located at 11207 Nuckols Road, Suite E, in Glen Allen. *** Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer recently announced the following lease transaction in Henrico County: Spirit Halloween Superstores, LLC – leased 16,155 SF of retail space at […]

May the Fourth Be With You: Historic Weapons and Equipment of the Star Wars Universe

This “May the Fourth,” Virginia War Memorial Curator Jesse Smith, will discuss the weaponry and equipment used in the Star Wars Franchise and how their inspiration was derived from military hardware from the 1890’s to today. From Blasters to Helmets, Star Wars has drawn inspiration from military equipment from around the globe. How many historic weapons can you spot when Read more […]

Salute to Service: Mortuary Affairs

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to serve in the military? Join us as we speak with Krystina Diman about her service in the Army’s Mortuary Affairs. Learn how the military honors the remains of our fallen soldiers with dignity and respect. Although free, register early for this ONLINE ONLY event: vawarmemorial.org/events Registration: us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_rBMO5CrWSvaTB92OKZB2HA

Feldpost: German Letters from World War II

Feldpost is the German military mail service. Join Virginia War Memorial Education Director, Jim Triesler, as he explores life inside Germany during World War II, by examining the letters and photographs of soldiers and their loved ones. Although free, register early for this ONLINE ONLY event: vawarmemorial.org/events Registration: us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_HxL2SeaKQOekXXA6I6glVw

United States Fleet Forces Band

The United States Fleet Forces Command Band will present a free outdoor concert Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 6 p.m. EDT at the Virginia War Memorial in commemoration of the inaugural Navy Week in Richmond. The public is invited and encouraged to attend this family-friendly event in the Memorial’s E. Bruce Heilman Amphitheater.

Westport Carnival

Westport Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 7300 Forest Avenue, will host a carnival on Tuesday, June 7 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. There will be food trucks, a dunk tank, corn hole, caricatures, a sac race, pie toss, music, raffles and more. Healthcare workers, emergency response workers, residents and their families, and staff are all invited. For details, call 287-8601. Read more […]