What's Up: Upcoming Events

Patels support MHS student success

Meadowbrook High School’s Success Program students were recently recognized for their success in the classroom, SOLs and in the community.

Honoring our Veterans: DAV, Keystone team-up and host veterans luncheon

The U.S. flag was proudly displayed to honor our veterans at the sixth annual luncheon honoring local disabled veterans. The event took place last Thursday at the Keystone Antique Truck and Tractor Museum in Colonial Heights.

Specialty Center presents Annie

There is a lot of movement and lots of sounds around the Thomas Dale High School premises during after-school-hours. Sounds of hammers and other tools, singing voices, musical instruments, and voices reciting their text lines are audible everywhere.

Election results: Chesterfield

A surprise to many on last week’s election ballot was a referendum to allow widows of soldiers killed in action to get a waiver on their real estate taxes. Many were confused by, first the referendum being on the ballot and second by its meaning. The referendum was passed by 88.9 percent of voters.

Traffic problems loom as Amazon ramps up for holidays

Chesterfield County Police Department is working to stay on top of traffic problems at the Amazon fulfillment Center at the Meadowville Technology Park. Amazon is changing its shift schedule as the holiday season and orders are distributed from the facility.

Winter lighting schedule for tennis and basketball courts

The Department of Parks and Recreation announces the winter lighting schedule for tennis and basketball courts. The lights at many tennis and basketball courts will be turned off Dec. 1 - March 15.

BOOK REVIEW: There’s Always Love

In “There’s Always Love,” Joycie Russ brings the reader into the life of Jade Simmons, a young homicide detective. After having a recurring dream, she reopens a cold case as a favor to a friend.

Chesterfield Twinning Association to meet on Nov. 18

The Chesterfield Twinning Association will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 6 p.m., at the Kings Korner Restaurant, located at the Chesterfield County Airport.