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December 7, 2014 - 11:00am

Stoney Glen residents celebrate the Fourth, raise funds for local cause

On July 4, Stoney Glen Subdivision held it’s 22nd Annual July 4th Parade. This tradition is led by our community firefighters, ends at the neighborhood pool and carries on throughout the day with games and fun for the entire family.

Thomas Dale graduate makes opera debut in “The Tenderland”

Evan Nunery, a 2009 Thomas Dale High School graduate of the Specialty Center of Visual and Performing Arts music program, recently made his opera debut in Aaron Copeland’s neoclassical opera “The Tenderland” during the inaugural season of the Southwest Virginia Summer Opera Company.

Wallet stolen from basket

A woman’s wallet was stolen; security cameras captured the incident, and the Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify the suspects.

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.