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CARITAS leader Karen Stanley shares her passion

Maybe you know CARITAS; traditionally they are considered the people that help the homeless with shelter. The truth is they are so much more than that.

Christmas Mother receives donation

Volunteers with the Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Christmas Mother Committee gathered at the Martin’s Food Market in Bermuda Square to accept a $29,500 check from Martin’s. The money was raised by the grocery chain’s customers’ participation in the company’s annual Share a Holiday Meal campaign plus an additional donation from Martin’s.

Chesterfield Historical Society to present 6th Annual “Winter Lecture Series”

The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia (CHSV) will present its sixth annual “Winter Lecture Series” in Chesterfield, VA, starting on January 11th and continuing every second Friday evening at 7:00pm through March 22nd, 2013.

Cancer unit named for the Highlands

VCU Massey Cancer Center has recognized the efforts of the Highlands-Massey Classic and the significant funds raised, by dedicating a wing in the Goodwin Research Laboratory as The Highlands-Massey Classic Research Wing.

City Point Cemetery receive wreaths from Enon car club

It was a solemn occasion, but filled with enthusiasm, compassion and respect when the Oldies But Goodies Classic Cruizers (OBGCC) Enon based car club, joined forces with the American Legion, the Blue Knights (law enforcement officer motorcycle organization), the Combat Vet Association and others, on Dec. 15, at a wreath laying event.

White House gleans from SAFE’s successes

The White House’s Office of National Drug Control Policy has selected Substance Abuse Free Environment Inc., or SAFE, to be evaluated to determine why it is one of the most effective nonprofits in the nation.