What's Up: Upcoming Events

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

Former Chesterfield student visits Ettrick Elementary

Justin Wootton, Corporate Senior Designer and Visual Creative Director for Forever 21, visited students at Ettrick Elementary School to share his love of art. Mr. Wootton is in charge of 575 stores located all over the world.

CBC teams ready for local tournament

Chesterfield Baseball Clubs (CBC) has had a great run in the two local tournaments that heat up at the end of the July- the CBC hosted Bronco 11U World Series and the Boys Invitational Baseball (BIB) tournament, a staple in Colonial Heights for 57 years.

Recently deceased

ADAMS, Thomas Milton, 94, of Chesterfield, a World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy, widower of Eva Webb Adams.
ADKINS, Heather Nicole, 25, of Chester.

Police blotter

KINGSDALE RD (3000 block) 07/09/2014 12:00 a.m. - Unknown suspect pried open locked shed and took property. Suspect also entered unlocked vehicles in the area. Stolen reported items included money, miscellaneous items and electronics.

Weekly calendar

Free SAT Practice Test. Chester Library. 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Register through The Princeton Review’s website:

Gardening for life

“Kitty and Marvin Waldrop have a home and yard that would be the envy of any neighborhood,” said Billy Stubbs, a lifelong resident of the Village of Bensley. “I would say that both of them could qualify as master gardeners.

Stoney Glen pool kids raise money for cancer

Stoney Glen subdivision held their annual 4th of July celebration and as part of the festivities the neighborhood children jump rope to raise money for a charitable organization of their choice.

CSX Railroad crossings repairs to whistle through August 5

In July and August, CSX is making repairs and doing maintenance at railroad crossings throughout the region. Drivers in the cities of Richmond and Colonial Heights, and Chesterfield County may be affected on multiple routes.