Henrico Area Mental Health & Developmental Services Board to recognize community servants July 21

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The Henrico Area Mental Health & Developmental Services Board will unveil the Mary Ann Bergeron Hall of Fame and honor its first inductees on Thursday, July 21 at the East Center, 3908 Nine Mile Road. A 4 p.m. ceremony will celebrate Nita J. Grignol and George H. Hettrick for their service, commitment and contributions to the HAMHDS Board, the agency […]

St. Joseph’s Villa CEO retiring next year, replacement named

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The longtime CEO of St. Joseph’s Villa has announced that she will retire at the end of 2023, and Villa officials have named the organization’s chief advancement officer to replace her. Kathleen Burke Barrett will retire in December 2023 after leading the Villa for 17 years, and Jenny Friar (who joined the Villa in 2007) will take over the position. […]

Trickle-down effect of tight housing market forces rental prices up in Henrico, too

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Average rental price in county up 8.5% already this year

Anyone who has searched for a rental property in Henrico recently knows prices have been going through the roof. Rental prices for a single bedroom apartment in the county have shot up by more than 15% during the past year, according to data from Rent.com as of June 30, 2022. Rent price increases are not limited to Henrico, though; they […]

The Quebe Sisters at The Tin Pan

The Quebe Sisters will perform Sunday, July 17 at 7 p.m. at The Tin Pan, 8982 Quioccasin Road. The Quebe Sisters – comprised of Grace, Sophia and Hulda Quebe – front an innovative progressive western swing band of archtop guitar, upright bass, fiddles and sibling harmony. The Dallas-based five-piece presents a unique Americana blend of western swing, jazz-influenced swing, country, Read more […]

Henrico News Minute – July 6, 2022

Florida police arrest two suspects in a series of local auto thefts; a 30-year-old Henrico man is struck and killed by a vehicle; refugee children learn about human rights; Henrico’s Fourth of July celebration revisited; a Henrico insurance agent makes a donation to a local nonprofit; a local AAU basketball team wins the world championship in its age group; Virginia […]