The Meadowville Technology Park in Enon is beginning to flower like crape myrtles in the summertime. That may be a bit of an overstatement but local and state economic development has been bringing in some major players, especially since the promise of a new interchange from Interstate 295 has been completed.
The Honorable James M. “Jim” Holland joined 1,800 fellow county officials from across the country July 13-17 to adopt policies and share ideas to help lead the nation toward economic recovery during the National Association of Counties’ (NACo) 2012 Annual Conference and Exposition in Allegheny County/Pittsburgh.
Chesterfield Supervisor Dorothy Jaeckle was elected Chairman of the Crater Planning District Commission for F.Y. 2012-2013 at the Commission’s quarterly meeting on June 28. Her term became effective July 1.
Police are searching for a man who robbed the 7-Eleven at 12120 Harrowgate Road just after midnight on Friday, July 20.
The idea for her new book, Never Alone, came to author Christine Phillips when she was a mere 17-year-old girl.
The Virginia Department of Transportation analyzed the best approach to tolls on Interstate 95 and decided that it would ask for provisional approval from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) for only one toll booth on Interstate 95. The toll collection point would be between Petersburg and Emporia.
The Chesterfield County Police Department’s Senior Citizens Academy held its eighth graduation ceremony on Tuesday, July 17.
Options abound for students who sign up for fall classes at John Tyler Community College (JTCC). Starting with the Fall 2012 semester, JTCC is adding 7 a.m. classes to its daytime schedule, covering subjects such as English, math, history and sociology.