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Richmond Elite owner to talk basketball

Joyce Patterson, President, CEO and owner of the Richmond Elite semi-professional basketball team located in Richmond will be at the Rotary Club of Chester breakfast meeting on Wednesday, November 19 held at the Ironbridge Sports Park on Ironbridge Road in Chester beginning at 7:30 a.m.

Historical Society presents Police Anniversary Exhibit at Historic 1892 Jail

The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia will open an exhibit commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Chesterfield County Police Department on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at the Historic 1892 Jail, located at 6819 Mimms Loop in Chesterfield. The exhibit is titled, “The Chesterfield County Police Department: Celebrating 100 Years.”

Larry Grina watercolors on display for two months

On Saturday, the Chester Public Library opened another chapter of it’s two-month series of exhibitions that present the work of local artists. From November 1 to December 29, a collection of twenty watercolor paintings by Chesterfields Larry Grina can be viewed in the main display room of the library.

Trunk-or-Treat for the Food Bank

The Chesterfield Food Bank received a big treat on Halloween with the delivery of a month-long Applebee’s food collection and 300 pounds of apples that were to be handed out during the food bank’s Friday night food distribution at their center on Iron Bridge Road.

Boaters! It’s Time to Register for Parade of Lights

Summer has ended, but there’s still plenty of boating fun to be had by participating in the 22nd Annual James River Parade of Lights, which will be held the evening of Dec. 13.

Social Butterfly: Domesticated diva of Chester

Have you ever wanted to see the inside of someone’s home that you just know is going to be filled with all kinds of wonder? I received an invitation to visit the Crouch home in Hidden Valley Estates. Robin is one of my esteemed Facebook friends.

Recently deceased

CARTER, Mark A., 52, of Chesterfield, husband of Deborah Carter.
ELLER, Lucille “Lou” Parker, 57, of Chesterfield, wife of Blake Eller.