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Police investigate Buford Road hit-and-run

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program has been asked for its help to solve a hit-and-run crash.

Bradley Bridge Road closed to vehicle crash

On Oct. 17 at 2:22 p.m. a call was received by emergency communications reporting a vehicle crash at Bradley Bridge Road and Glebe Point. The vehicle was reported to be overturned. Fire and medical personnel from Dutch Gap, Chester and Airport fire stations were quickly on the way.

Police blotter

10/14 2:00 a.m. – Two unknown suspect/s exited a vehicle and approached the victims, stated they had guns and stole items. No weapons displayed. No shots fired. No injuries reported.

Weekly calendar

Senior Resource Fair sponsored by Senior Connections, Chesterfield Senior Advocate and the Richmond Office on Aging and Disabilities. Walmsley Boulevard United Methodist Church, 2950 Walmsley Blvd. 9 a.m. – noon. Details: 768-7878.

Constitutional Amendments

Explanation for Proposed Constitutional Amendment

To Be Voted on at the November 6, 2012, Election

PRAC explores opening public lands to bow hunting

Bow hunting season is in full swing. Historically, Chesterfield County has an active hunting community, but while residents are free to hunt private lands within state law, Chesterfield’s public lands have long been forbidden for hunters.

Groundbreaking for new cancer center

Southside Regional Medical Center (SRMC) held a formal groundbreaking ceremony last Thursday for a new state-of-the-art Cancer Center, Women’s Imaging Center and Medical Office Building that will be known as the Southside Regional Medical Arts Pavilion.

Water restrictions remain in place

At this time of year residential water use begins to wane. Cooler weather, shorter days require less water on lawns and gardens. Yet, the Lake Chesdin reservoir, even with a fair amount of rain recently, remains 27 inches below its typical water level, even though better than the late August low of minus 56 inches.