Henrico to host CIAA women’s softball championship May 6-7

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Henrico County will host its first collegiate title event when the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Women’s Softball Championship semifinals and finals are played May 6-7 at RF&P Park in Glen Allen. The tournament is expected to bring several hundred athletes, family members, team staff and others to the county. Henrico worked with Richmond Region Tourism to attract the event. “This […]

Hermitage boys’ soccer plays to draw

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The Hermitage High School boys’ soccer team played to a 2-2 draw against Maggie Walker Governor’s School April 29.

Increase your perennial garden’s beauty this spring

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Give your perennials a boost this spring with a topdressing of compost, aged manure, or other organic matter. It’s a great way to revive tired gardens, improve a garden’s overall health, and keep vibrant perennials healthy and blooming. Research found topdressing your garden with compost every year or two provides most, if not all the nutrients that most perennials need.  […]

Art Night/Exhibit Opening at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen

The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen will host an Art Night featuring the grand opening of four new exhibits on Thursday, May 19 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Meet the artists behind the exhibits, explore the Center’s sculpture garden and discover items by local makers in the gift shop. The new exhibits are titled Folk Art Treasures of Read more […]

Va. Capital Trail Foundation, Lewis Ginter receive state tourism funds

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Programs from the Henrico-based Virginia Capital Trail Foundation and Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden were two of the 259 local and regional tourism programs selected to receive funding from the Virginia Tourism Corporation’s Marketing Leverage Program and Regional Marketing Program. In total, the VTC allocated nearly $2.8 million in matching grant and reimbursable sponsorship funds to the programs statewide. The Virginia […]

CharacterWorks presents “Tuck Everlasting” at CACGA

CharacterWorks Theatre will present “Tuck Everlasting” May 27-29 at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen, 2800 Mountain Road. This musical is based on the best-selling children’s classic by Natalie Babbitt. Tickets are $16. For details, visit cworkstheater.org/shows/Tuck-Everlasting/41. Showtimes May 27 at 7 p.m. May 28 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. May 29 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Yard sale to benefit Eastern Henrico FISH

A yard sale to benefit Eastern Henrico FISH will be held Thursday, May 12 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday, May 13 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Village Presbyterian Church, 110 North Laburnum Avenue. Items for sale include electronics, furniture, clothing, books, toys, housewares and more. There also will be hot dogs, BBQ sandwiches, desserts and Read more […]

Sandston Pool & Swim Team Yard Sale

Many households contributed items to this fundraiser sale! All proceeds help to advance swimming and safe, family fun at the Sandston Pool, including the Stingrays swim team. *****Most items will be your’s for a donation.***** (Some specific items will be priced as marked.)

Second Saturdays concert series at DPFM

Dorey Park Farmers Market is celebrating its fifth year with a new evening concert series featuring local RVA bands. The Second Saturdays series will take place at the market every second Saturday of the month from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Gates open at 6 p.m. Bring a chair or blanket. Food, beer and other drinks will be available for Read more […]

Milestones – May 3, 2022

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The Bridgewater College Alumni Association recently awarded an Alumni Legacy Scholarship to Joshua Nuckols, a junior business administration major from Henrico County. Alumni Legacy Scholarships are presented to rising juniors and seniors whose parent(s) graduated from Bridgewater College. Nuckols is the child of Harold Nuckols and Margaret Coxon Nuckols who graduated from Bridgewater in 1989 and 1990, respectively. *** Emily […]