Bringing perspective to Chesterfield life through lecture series

The second presentation in a series of Chesterfield Historical Society lectures “The Old Trolley Cars of Richmond,” local historian and book author, Kitty Snow, shared a unique set of photographs, which shows the public transportation system in Richmond and Manchester to Chesterfield in the early 20th century.

CHSV tour offers rare public viewing of Historic Adventure Hill

Pam and David Howell graciously opened their home, Historic Adventure Hill, for the 2009 Chester Garden Club Standard Flower Show and House Tour. Adventure Hill is one of two early houses in Chesterfield built on an original T-plan.

Virginia’s Youth Conservation Corps program accepting crew applications

Applications are being accepted through April 14 for two three-week summer sessions of the Virginia State Parks Youth Conservation Corps (YCC). The Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation will notify selected participants via e-mail by May 1.


BANES, Alice C., 81, of Chesterfield, widow of Williams Thomas Banes Jr.
BEER, Mattie Rock, 89, of North Chesterfield, wife of Murray Beer.

Chesterfield Public Library wins grant for award-winning financial literacy program

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Investor Education Foundation and the American Library Association (ALA) have again awarded Chesterfield County Public Library

Weekly calendar

Meadowdale Book Discussion Group. Meadowdale Library. 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. “Rules of Civility” by Amor Towles will be discussed. No registration required.

YOUR BUSINESS COMMUNITY: Gorgeous gowns and joyful clients is the goal of Celebrity Bridal and Formals

Kaitlin Call gets paid to help women find the wedding gown of their dreams. Not only does she help with the future bride, but the whole wedding party including the groomsmen.