National Night Out/Back-to-School at Short Pump Town Center

Short Pump Town Center will host a National Night Out/Back-to-School event on Tuesday, Aug. 2 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie. There will be family-friendly entertainment, crafts, face painting, caricatures, a prize wheel, treats and more. Receive one free food truck dinner plate ticket with Read more […]

Milestones – July 26, 2022

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Gov. Glenn Youngkin recently announced additional appointments to his administration: Virginia Latino Advisory Board – Emilio J. Revilla of Glen Allen (managing vice president and chief counsel, Consumer & Financial Integrity Regulatory, Capital One); Information Technology Advisory Council – Goutam Gandhi of Glen Allen, Cherif Kane of Glen Allen (database administrator, Black Knight, Inc.) and Adam S. Lee of Glen […]

AARP Virginia warns of rental housing scams

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Renting a home or apartment is a big expense but it could be an even bigger one if the rental is a scam. AARP Virginia is warning local residents to be aware of scams through which criminals copy legitimate listings and look for easy cash by collecting the first month’s rent, deposit, and application fees and then bolt before handing […]

World War II in the Pacific Living History Weekend

This living history event brings to life the experiences of fighting in the Pacific Theater and the home front during World War II. Guests will have the opportunity to learn from living historians portraying soldiers who fought in the Pacific Theater and about a number of different aspects of a soldier’s life to include weapons, signals and communications. Impressions will Read more […]

Youngkin commemorates ‘National Hire A Veteran Day’ in Virginia with Henrico appearance

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Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin July 25 officially welcomed Walmart as a certified Virginia Values Veterans (V3) employer during a National Hire a Veteran Day ceremony and presentation at the Walmart Supercenter at 11400 West Broad Street in Glen Allen. Youngkin was joined by Virginia Secretary of Veterans and Defense Affairs Craig Crenshaw, Virginia Commissioner of Veterans Services Daniel Gade, and representatives of […]

Deputy Henrico manager tapped to lead state opioid authority

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Deputy Henrico County Manager for Public Safety Anthony McDowell will leave the county to become the first executive director of the Virginia Opioid Abatement Authority. McDowell will begin the new role Aug. 1. Prior to his current role with Henrico, McDowell served as the county’s fire chief. He has worked extensively with the Henrico community to address substance abuse disorders. […]

Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band at VACU LIVE! at Richmond Raceway

Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band will perform Tuesday, Sept. 20 at 7:30 p.m. at Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway. Tickets start at $37. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. For details, call 612-1900 or visit vaculive.com.

Lake Street Drive at VACU LIVE! at Richmond Raceway

Lake Street Drive will perform Tuesday, Sept. 13 at 7:30 p.m. at Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway. Featuring special guest The Dip. Tickets start at $32.50. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. For details, call 612-1900 or visit vaculive.com.

*CANCELED* Cody Johnson at VACU LIVE! at Richmond Raceway

This event has been canceled. Cody Johnson will perform Friday, Aug. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway. Featuring special guests Dillon Carmichael and Randall King. Tickets start at $43. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. For details, call 612-1900 or visit vaculive.com.

Henrico Conservation Action Network (HCAN) meeting

The Henrico Conservation Action Network (HCAN) will hold its first in-person meeting on Thursday, Aug. 11 at 6:30 p.m. at Libbie Mill Library. The organization is seeking public input on environmental concerns facing the county. Leaders also will share HCAN’s strategy and how neighbors can participate in their community-wide effort. Space is limited and registration is requested. For details, visit Read more […]