What's Up: Upcoming Events

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

Medication take-back set for June 28

The Chesterfield County Police Department, in partnership with SAFE, Chesterfield’s substance abuse prevention coalition, will help residents safely dispose of expired and unneeded medications on Saturday, June 28.

Police blotter

CAMERON AVE (1400 block) 06/16/2014 11:20 a.m. - Unknown suspect/s attempted to break door handle and force entry into side of residence. No entry made.

Weekly calendar

Uncle Ty-Rone. Get motivated to read and succeed through music, comedy, puppetry and ventriloquism. 10:15: a.m. - 11 a.m., Chester Library;. 12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m., Ettrick-Matoaca Library. No registration required.

Watermark development, live, work, play

Watermark, a Terraforge company, submitted their site plan for a multi-use new-urbanist development on Ironbridge Road. Watermark is located in the 7,000 block of Ironbridge Road.

Chester McDonalds to celebrate 40 years with 40-cent burgers

One would have to step back in time to remember when your community received its first McDonald’s Drive-In Restaurant. It stirred excitement. Large golden arches set over a red and white tiled structure.

The carrot or the stick: JD revitalization

The Bensley community is not only worried about their neighborhood; they are extremely concerned about the Jefferson Davis corridor. In its current state it is bringing their property values down.

Middle and High school students will get Dell Chromebooks this fall

While Chesterfield County Public Schools (CCPS) was working with the Chesterfield County administration on this year’s budget, it became unclear whether some 32,000 Chromebooks would be distributed to middle and high school students. There will be a $50 student technology fee.

Electrical wiring causes mobile home fire

The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded Saturday afternoon, June 14, at 2:11 p.m. to 13513 Jefferson Davis Hwy. for the report of smoke coming from a mobile home.