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

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Five Ways to Squeeze the Pulp out of the Chesterfield County Fair

People wait for it each year-- that Pepe Le Pew moment when the scent of funnel cake makes you lose yourself in the colorful lights and sounds of the Chesterfield County Fair. Well, it’s finally here. Experience the magic this Friday, August 22 through Saturday, August 30.

Chesterfield Historical Society new Museum Exhibit featuring Genealogy Research

The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia (CHSV) opened a new exhibit at the County Museum on Saturday, August 16, featuring the research of family history in Chesterfield County.

CCHASM receives $50,000 grant

CCHASM has received a $50,000 grant through the Walmart Foundation’s State Giving Program. This grant is being used to assist CCHASM’s 25 Alliance Food Pantries with the purchase of food supplies for area residents in need.

An evening of politics

Last Saturday, I attended a campaign fundraiser for Elliott Fausz who is challenging incumbent Randy Forbes for Virginia’s 4th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Django Tango to play Chester Village Green Aug. 21

The Chester Community Association presents a concert on August 21 that will take you way back and bringing you a style of music that represents jazz as in Gypsy Jazz, through the Gypsy Jazz band “Django Tango.”

Lohr recognized by DLA

This year’s Hall of Fame inductee, Dorothy “Jean” Lohr was honored by Defense Logistics Agency Aviation employees, family, friends and former HoF inductees June 18 at the Frank B. Lotts Conference Center, Richmond, Va.

Ware Bottom Church Battlefield site open

Major General Ben Butler and thirty-five thousand men of the Army of the James landed at Bermuda Hundred on May 5, 1864. They advanced towards Petersburg, where battles were fought at Port Walthall Junction on May 6 and 7, then on May 9 at Swift Creek.