News»

Loading...

Police blotter

INDIAN HILL RD – Days Inn 7/5 10:30 p.m. – Unknown suspect entered business, displayed a handgun and robbed the clerk. No shots fired. No injuries reported. Items stolen.

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, July 18
Farmer’s Market sponsored by the Chesterfield County Farm Bureau. 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. Mimms Loop. Chesterfield County Complex.

Summer Reading Program 2012: Turn Your Life into Stories! Meadowdale Library. 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov or call 318-8778.

Bilingual Spanish-English Story Time Summer 2012. Meadowdale Library. 7 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. No registration required.

Some Must Push, Some Must Pull

The last Mormon pioneer company crossed miles of treacherous wilderness heading west 143 years ago. Commemorating their faith and sacrifices, nearly 300 teenagers from 30 congregations of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints embarked upon similar treks this summer.

Dutch Gap boat fire kills Hopewell man, injures three others

It was a tragic night on the water at Dutch Gap boat landing on Saturday, July 7, when a 20-foot boat caught fire around 8 p.m., with eight people on board. Lee Walker of Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries has confirmed that a Hopewell man died as a result of the fire.

I-95 tolls headed your way

The ride to Richmond is not such a teeth-chattering event anymore. With VDOTs contract to add a smooth layer of asphalt to the potholed surface, most will agree the ride is more enjoyable.

Planning Comm. continues work on comp plan, to hear zoning cases

The Chesterfield County Planning Commission will continue work on the Comprehensive Plan 2035 during the afternoon work session and will follow-up on the discussion from the last meeting on the Ettrick Speed Rail Station during their meeting scheduled Tuesday, July 17 in the Public Meeting Room.

Storm aftermath one week later

Chester and its neighbors are still digging and sawing out of a sea of debris from storms that pounded the area, first on June 29 as a major wind event and then round 2 o’clock on June 30 as severe thunderstorms, wind and torrential rains.

Delta Kappa Gamma Beta Pi Chapter supports Operation Smile

The Beta Pi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma recently raised funds and collected items needed to place in ‘Smile Bags’ that are given to children receiving the services of Operation Smile around the world.