Henrico native Biddison drafted by Los Angeles Dodgers

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🔵 𝘿𝙤𝙙𝙜𝙚𝙧 𝘽𝙡𝙪𝙚 🔵@NickBiddison has been selected during the 𝟒𝐭𝐡 round of the #MLBDraft by the Los Angeles #Dodgers at 𝐍𝐨. 𝟏𝟑𝟓 overall.#ProHokies 🦃⚾️ pic.twitter.com/g7GJMDRdUJ — Virginia Tech Baseball (@HokiesBaseball) July 18, 2022 Henrico native Nick Biddison was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the fourth round of the Major League Baseball Draft July 18 (pick No. 135 overall). […]

Beckman receives Innsbrook Rotary Business Leader Award

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Matt Beckman, director of laboratory services for GENETWORx, is this year’s winner of the Innsbrook Rotary Club Business Leader Award.   He was honored at a recent Innsbrook Rotary ceremony, accompanied by his family and business associates. For more than 25 years, Innsbrook Rotarians have honored a deserving community member with this award recognizing commitment to the community and business […]

Milestones – July 19, 2022

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Madeline Edicola of Sandston recently was awarded a $15,000 per year scholarship to Davis & Elkins College after participating in Senator Leadership & Scholarship Day. Edicola, who graduated from Seton Home Study School, was selected from a group of the 88 highest-achieving high school seniors who are among hundreds of students accepted to attend D&E this fall. Edicola was a […]

BBQ luncheon to benefit Eastern Henrico FISH

Fort Lee Baptist Church, 2727 Charles City Road, will host its annual BBQ luncheon to benefit Eastern Henrico FISH on Sunday, Aug. 14 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Plates are $10 each and include a barbecue sandwich, cole slaw, green beans, baked apples, beverage and a dessert. Dine-in or carryout. Tickets are available in advance only; call 257-7730 to Read more […]

The Big Yard Sale at University of Richmond

The University of Richmond will hold its annual Big Yard Sale on Saturday, July 30 from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. on New Fraternity Row. The annual sale keeps departing students’ household items out of a landfill. Items for sale include clothing, mini refrigerators, microwaves, shoes, household items, furniture, sporting equipment, electronics and more. Cash or check only. The sale is Read more […]

Rusty Taco fundraiser to benefit Henrico Community Food Bank

Grab some tacos at Rusty Taco Short Pump on July 20 and feed the community! Rusty Taco is donating 15% of proceeds to the Henrico Community Food Bank whose mission is to ensure those in our community in need have equitable access to nutritious and healthy food. All you need to do is visit Rusty Taco Short Pump on July Read more […]

4th Friday in July at Art Works – Reception

It’s Southern Summers (It’s summertime and the living is easy) an exhibit by Virginia artists and exhibits by Emily Baker, the Chester Artists Association EX-PO and Glenda Creamer Out West/Back East. Have you seen Manchester lately? We are rocking with new restaurants, businesses, and places to live. Discover Manchester with our Rock RVA scavenger hunt and exhibit. Painted rocks will Read more […]

Henrico students watch their experiments blast into space

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Some Henrico students watched in awe as their science experiments were launched into suborbital space on a NASA rocket at 5:30 a.m. June 23. The small but mighty experiments were held in cubes no larger than two inches squared but were designed to measure more than 20 units of force and acceleration, typically referred to as g-forces. For five years […]

Henrico News Minute – July 19, 2022

Henrico supervisors reject a school board plan to pay for playground enhancements; another Henrico County all-star baseball team wins a state championship; job fairs planned by a Henrico County government agency and a local distribution company; the Richmond FBI Field Office honors a citizen.