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Month: May 2020

Officers Burruss, Caravaglia, Foley and Wire, Henrico Police Division

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On March 27, a man in Ohio called Henrico Police to check on his elderly aunt. The COVID-19 pandemic had just begun and he was worried about the 90-year-old woman. Four officers responded to her home to ensure she was safe and healthy. When Lillian Zak answered her door, she was surprised to see police. […]

Rick Baber, Department of Public Utilities

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Amid the discarded garbage and debris dumped at the Springfield Road Public Use Area, there is a carefully cultivated plot of earth designed to lift spirits. Department of Public Utilities employee Rick Baber calls it a “hope garden.” “People like to see things grow,” he said, “hopefully, it will bring a little joy.” The idea […]

Supervisor Katrina Brown, James River Juvenile Detention

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When the COVID-19 pandemic swept into Central Virginia, the staff at James River Juvenile Detention changed the way they worked. There was more cleaning, along with employee temperature checks and social distancing. Supervisor Katrina Brown still worried about her coworkers’ well-being. She knew some had been furloughed from part-time jobs with other employers. Brown wanted […]
 
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