Archive for “Hanover Avenue”
@FoolishGiant: Is Hanover Avenue done up for Halloween this year, or did the storm put a damper on that?
richmond.com has a history of Halloween on Hanover Avenue: It’s difficult to determine the exact year that the 2100 block’s Halloween celebration started. According to Mrs. Forsyth, there had been notable seasonal activities on the block for many years prior to the late-1970s, when my family first moved to Richmond. A write-up in the November […]
The RPD’s DAILY CRIME REPORT has 2 robberies over the weekend: ROBBERY 1/30/11 1:00 a.m. 2600 block of West Main Street A male reported he was robbed at gunpoint by an unknown male. ROBBERY 1/31/11 2:20 a.m. 2600 block of Hanover Avenue A male reported he was robbed at gunpoint by two unknown males.
Leah Small profiles Halloween on Hanover for RVA News: Hanover Avenue is known as Halloween central here in Richmond. Every October 31st, residents try to outdo the previous year’s display… and each other. Extension cords trail from second story windows to illuminate orange lights wrapped around orange leaved trees. Ghouls, spiders, skeletons, intricately stenciled pumpkins, […]