Month: April 2014

Student Government Day provides firsthand look at Henrico government, school operations

More than 100 students from Henrico County high schools on Wednesday got a close look at their local government and public schools administrations during the 57th annual Student Government Day. The program matched students from nine high schools with elected and appointed officials, including members of the Board of Supervisors and School Board, county manager, […] Continue reading Student Government Day provides firsthand look at Henrico government, school operations

Varina District meetings to highlight county budget, crime prevention in Varina

Varina District Supervisor Tyrone E. Nelson will hold two Community Conversations meetings to discuss with residents Henrico County’s budget and crime prevention efforts in Varina. The meetings will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 24 at the Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road; and at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 6 at Dorey Park, […] Continue reading Varina District meetings to highlight county budget, crime prevention in Varina

Fairfield meeting April 30 to spotlight community enhancement efforts

Fairfield District Supervisor Frank J. Thornton will hold a constituent meeting Wednesday, April 30 to discuss small-area planning efforts in Henrico County and ways that residents can enhance their homes and communities. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at the Eastern Henrico Recreation Center, 1440 N. Laburnum Ave. Representatives of the departments of […] Continue reading Fairfield meeting April 30 to spotlight community enhancement efforts

‘Superhero’ runners needed for April 26 race to benefit child-advocacy programs

The Henrico County and Chesterfield County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) will hold their fifth-annual Superhero Run on Saturday, April 26 to support local programs for abused and neglected children. The event, which includes a 5-kilometer race and a 1-mile Kids’ Fun Run, will be held at St. Joseph’s Villa, 8000 Brook Road, in recognition […] Continue reading ‘Superhero’ runners needed for April 26 race to benefit child-advocacy programs

Henrico Too Smart 2 Start Coalition to host April 3 forum on youth substance abuse

 Henrico Too Smart 2 Start Coalition will hold its second-annual It Takes a Village Community Forum on Thursday, April 3 to discuss ways to reduce substance abuse by youth in Henrico County. The forum will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Strawberry Hill Ballroom of the Eastern Henrico Recreation Center, 1440 N. […] Continue reading Henrico Too Smart 2 Start Coalition to host April 3 forum on youth substance abuse