What's Up: Upcoming Events

July 19, 2014 - 10:00am
September 27, 2014 - 7:00pm


SRMC announces opening of State-of-the-art cancer center and women’s imaging center

Southside Regional Medical Center (SRMC) announced the opening of its new cancer center and women’s imaging center located adjacent to its main hospital at 200 Medical Park Blvd. in Petersburg, Va. with a VIP Ribbon Cutting and Reception on January 17.

Chester Pediatrics welcomes new pediatrician

Chester Pediatrics was established in 1981 by Dr. Shayne, at that time residents of Chester and the surrounding areas had to travel significant distances to receive healthcare for their children.

YOUR BUSINESS COMMUNITY: Quality eyecare service at a reasonable rate

Family owned Chester Optical opened its doors in August of 2011, a collaboration to bring professional services and products at more reasonable rates. There are not just a mere 10 or 20 pairs of frames for $80. There are two to 300 to select from.

Local cartoonist works for Turner Television on shows “Archer” and “Chozen”

Like a jazz musician improvising a riff of a well-known song, some caricaturists improvise the drawing of a subject; accentuating the nose, teeth, hair, chin or eyes while maintaining the true features of his subject.

Jam session needs jammers

When Chesterfield County’s Central Library started its Lunchtime Jam Sessions last summer, the first sessions were rather well attended.

Junior Women’s Club collects gloves for Title I schools

The Junior Federated Woman’s Club of Chester (JFWCC) is collecting gloves for three elementary Title I schools.

Greater Richmond’s ARC’s weekend respite at Camp Baker focuses on fun community outings

The Greater Richmond ARC is sponsoring weekend respite sessions for individuals with developmental disabilities that include community outings to local movie theaters and community festivals and events.