Newsbites: Noteworthy tidbits for Feb. 23, 2016

Nonprofits Smart Beginnings Greater Richmond, a regional school readiness initiative, recently received a $180,000 grant from the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation. The funds will benefit early learning opportunities for Richmond children. The YWCA has announced this year’s Outstanding Women Awards honorees, which include Hope Armstrong Erb of the Greater Richmond Children’s Choir; Lakshmi Challa of… Read more »

Newsbites: Noteworthy tidbits for Jan. 20, 2016

The area YMCA picks a new chair and board members, a nonprofit that helps wheelchair users play golf gets a funding boost, the VMFA lands another big corporate sponsor and a local real estate groups names the Realtor of the Year.

Newsbites: Noteworthy tidbits for Dec. 15, 2015

More than $1 million, plus food, clothing and bicycles are donated to local charities, several hospitals receive designations, and lawyers, PR professionals, sports teams and Realtors are recognized.

Newsbites: Noteworthy tidbits for Nov. 17, 2015

Hollywood Cemetery begins work on new river overlooks; hospitals, law firms and local businesses receive national recognition; and companies raise money for a variety of nonprofits.

Newsbites: Noteworthy tidbits for Aug. 18, 2015

U.S. News & World Report ranks a local hospital the best in the state, an attorney launches a new immigration practice, a new Short Pump store is hiring 100 people, and the group organizing the upcoming bike race lands big partnerships.

NewsBites: Noteworthy tidbits for July 21, 2015

Bon Secours and its hospitals bring in new awards and certifications, VCU’s upcoming Institute for Contemporary Art receives a $1 million donation, and a local accounting firm donates 8,000 cans of food.

Newsbites: Noteworthy tidbits for May 19, 2015

Local individuals are recognized for their work in tech, business, law and accounting. VCU gets a $2.3 million grant, local companies make large donations to nonprofits and a Carytown grocer raises its minimum wage.