Attempted package theft from the porch and gunshots near the park.
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From the Westover Hills Neighborhood Facebook we learn of two sets of downspouts that are now probably at the local metal recyclers. On Wednesday thieves stole 3 copper downspouts from a home on the 4700 block of King William Road. They struck around 9:30 a.m. Police were called by an observant neighbor when the theft […]
From Richmond Magazine.com One day only, it’s Vintage on the Veranda II this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 4109 Forest Hill Ave.
Photo of one of the suspected trouble makers by Rich Meagher
In April Dr. Charles Williams gave a presentation at the Forest Hill Neighborhood Association, who by the way have a brand new website worth checking out. Dr. Charles Williams is 97 year old resident of Southside Richmond. The video below were filmed during that April meeting and are a great view of our neighborhood’s past. Part […]
Neighbors in the Forest Hill, Forest Hill Terrace, and nearby areas need to keep an eye out for groups of middle-school-age black males riding through the neighborhoods. Last time, our scooters were taken from the front porch, where they were in plain view. This time, we were actively cased by children who are obviously well-trained […]
From the Victory Farm Folks Veggie Yard Sales continue in our home driveway on Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings. Join us Wednesday from 4:30-7pm AND Saturday from 8am-noon for more great Victory Farms veggies! We will have the first tomatoes (cherry and regular) of the year, green beans, arugula, Swiss chard, radishes, basil, green/red romaine lettuce, green/red leaf […]
The Forest Hill Civic Association meets Tuesday, June 18, from 7-8:30 p.m. at Forest Hill Presbyterian Church. This week they are encouraging everyone to bring a friend. The agenda is listed below.
I also hear that Westover Baptist is having an indoor yard sale which includes Brunswick Stew, BBQ and a bake sale.
Forest Hill Neighborhood Association meeting is at 7 pm at the Forest Hill Presbyterian Church. There will be a babysitter on hand for the little ones, and Nathan Burrell, newly appointed Manager of the James River Park System is the guest speaker. Summer is great time to get involved in your neighborhood association and our area […]
Scott needs some help finding someone to help take care of his yard. We are looking for someone, preferably in the neighborhood (we’re in Forest Hill), to do some lawn work for us over the Summer (May through maybe October or so). We’re in need some someone who is very reliable and someone who will […]
Forest Hill Neighborhood Association Meets Wednesday, Crisis Stabilization Home on Forest Hill Ave to be Discussed
Forest Hill is have their monthly Association meeting this Wednesday, March 20th at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Forest Hill Presbyterian Church, 4401 Forest Hill Avenue and babysitting available in the church nursery. Dr. Jack Lanier, Director of RBHA will give a presentation on the proposed Crisis Stabilization Home at 4405 Forest Hill […]
Join the folks of Good Shepherd Episcopal School and Church (Forest Hill & 43rd) on Friday, March 15 from 6-8 p.m. for an evening of incredible food and great conversation.
The Forest Hill Ave. Project’s ponderous progress has been watched closely by neighbors, commuters and bikers. The first public meeting in a long time was scheduled for last Wednesday. That meeting was canceled due to a scary weather forecast. The hearing is now a go for Wednesday, March 13, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Southampton Elementary […]
In Richmond you can’t throw a kepi without hitting a tour group of some sort. I sat down recently with Forest Hill resident Tommy Miller and discussed his new tour venture which hopes to take advantage of the recent RVA craft beer explosion and explore a wide open tour niche.
The next Forest Hill Civic Association meeting 20th at 7 pm at the Forest Hill Presbyterian Church, located at 4401 Forest Hill Avenue. Featured guests include Jake Helmboldt, the city’s Pedestrian, Bicycle and Trails Coordinator who will discuss the new bike lanes on Forest Hill, upcoming bike events in the city, and city initiatives about biking. Clint Kronenberger from […]
From the Forest Hill Neighborhood Website: Registration is now open for the 2013 Run for the Hills 5k. The run will take place on Saturday, March 9th beginning at 9:00 a.m.
I created this list in 2010 but thought it would be a good tradition to keep going. Supporting local merchants and artist is a great way to make sure that more merchants and artist settle in our little neck of the woods. The list is posted in no particular order. What are some other locals […]
Once termed the “Dillingers of the East,” Robert Mais and Walter Legenza led their men and molls on a violent journey of robberies, murders, and escapes up and down the East Coast. Join historian Selden Richardson (of Richmond) as he recounts the story of this whirlwind of crime and how it finally reached its climax […]
Good news comes to us from Carolyn Paulette and Forest Hill Historic Designation Committee. Congrats to everyone for all the hard work that had to be done to make this possible. The Forest Hill Historic Designation Committee is pleased to announce that the Department of Historic Resources Boards passed their nomination for historic designation this […]
Another opportunity to sell your stuff and replace it with your neighbor’s stuff. Click on the image above to see the map in full size. The sale takes place this weekend Saturday 6/2.