Katie Demeria

Newsbites: Noteworthy tidbits for Nov. 18, 2014

Partners at a local law firm were recognized by Virginia Business magazine, organizations donate thousands to charity and several HCA hospitals are acknowledged for their performance.

At $1.6M, Manakin mansion tops recent sales

The two highest-priced homes sold in the area in October were a mansion in the Meadows community of Manakin-Sabot and a 200-year-old Midlothian armory.

Half-marathon overrun with participants

This weekend’s races have outdone their old participant records, and when the half-marathon hit the 10,000 mark, organizer Sports Backer had to cap registration.

Builder lays groundwork for $30M apartments

A local home builder is digging further into the local apartment market and is adding to plans for a growing Chesterfield County development.

Hospitals roll out plans for larger psych facilities

Local health giant HCA is moving forward with a multimillion plan for its psychiatric facilities and plans to add room for a total of more than 40 patients between two hospitals.

HDL cuts back on charity

One of Richmond’s most generous corporations is tightening the purse strings on its charitable giving after a tumultuous few months.