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RICHMOND, Va., (RADIO ONE KISS FM): The Mid Atlantic Balloon Festival was supposed to kick off its inaugural event at Meadow Event Park in Doswell for the Mother’s Day Weekend, but has now been cancelled due to a balloon crash Friday evening. According to the Virginia State Police, two of several hot air balloons landed […]

RICHMOND, Va. (RADIO ONE KISS FM): If your travels take to and from Chesterfield County this weekend keep in mind that the Northbound Powhite Parkway (SR 76 N) EZ -Pass only lanes will be closed to traffic Saturday, February 22  through Monday, February 23, 1am. Motorist will have to use the cash lanes, these lanes […]

RICHMOND, VA. (Radio One KISS fm): Tuesday is the fist day of school but on Labor Day, Monday, September 2nd, Students can get a brand new pair of school shoes, thanks to  the Richmond Partnership of Churches, at its annual New Shoes for Back to School, Ministry Labor Day starting at from 8am. The new […]

RICHMOND, VA (RADIO ONE KISS):  Still looking for something to do Saturday & Sunday, not to worry, check out these events. The Powhatan County Fair is still rocking Saturday until midnight and Sunday 1pm-7pm. Take the kids for rides, games and good favorite fair foods. Powhatan County Fair is located in Powhatan, 4042 Anderson Highway […]

Richmond Public Schools “Back to School Hotline” through September 5, 7:30am-4:30pm, 804-319-3123. Future Events: Walk To Cure Diabetes, Sunday, September 16, registration 12:30pm, 5K Walk 2pm, Byrd Park – Dogwood Dell Circle, 600 South Boulevard, 804-254-8014, www2.jdrf.org.  American Cancer Society “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk”, Sunday, October 21, 12:30pm, Kanawha Plaza, 9th & Canal […]

  New Shoes for Back to School Ministry, Monday, September 3rd, New Location, Second Baptist Broad Rock Boulevard, 3300 Broad Rock Boulevard, 8am, free shuttle buses every half hour starting at 5:30am from Third St. Bethel A.M.E., 614 North Third Street to second Baptist Broad Rock, details 804-643-8157. Sisters Network Central Va., Inc., Gift for […]

    It’s back The 99th annual Chesterfield County Fair runs through Saturday, September 1, the Friday, Aug 24th at the County Fairgrounds, 10300 Courthouse Road. Fair hours weekdays are 4 pm to 11 pm, Saturdays 11am to 11pm and Sunday, 1pm to 11pm.  admission is Cash Only adults $8, Seniors, $5 and $3 children […]

Sandford, Florida police chief Bill Lee stepped down temporarily on March 22 amid allegations that he didn’t handle the Trayvon Martin case fairly by not arresting George Zimmerman following the shooting on February 26. The state’s commissioner voted 3-2 to reject Lee’s resignation. According to the Associated Press, “the majority blamed the uproar surrounding Martin’s death […]