What's Up: Upcoming Events

Fort Lee lifts suspension on bow hunting

Fort Lee Garrison Commander Col. Rodney Edge, has authorized hunting on post with bows only, effective Friday, following last month’s suspension of all hunting activity for an ongoing safety study.

Property damage at car dealership

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to solve an unusual vandalism.

Police arrest second man, still seek third in April 17 shooting

Police have arrested a second man in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred on Tuesday, April 17, in the 3400 block of Boisseau Street.

Police seek shooting suspects

Police are seeking three men who attempted to rob and ultimately shot a man in the 14500 block of Jefferson Davis Highway.

Police blotter

JEFFERSON DAVIS HWY 4/20 Victim was leaving the store when she was approached by unknown suspect armed with a knife. The victim was shoved to the ground and her purse was stolen. The suspect fled on foot.

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, May 9
Virginia Civil War 150 HistoryMobile. Central Library. Noon – 7 p.m.

The Shepherd Center of Chesterfield Spring Adventures in Learning classes continue.  8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Chester Baptist Church.  School St.  For more information call 706-6689 or email

Get Dressed in a Hurry. Central Library. 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. Register online at

Cornerstone Business Builders Meeting. 8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Salem Baptist Church. Details: 748-5533.

Chesterites take part in World Tai Chi & Qigong Day

Chester Tai Chi practitioners caught the wave of energy that was passed around the world Saturday during a gathering for World Tai Chi & Qigong Day. At 10 a.m., seventy countries, in their local time, sent the wave of Tai Chi across the globe in an annual event to educate millions worldwide about Tai Chi and Qigong’s benefits and how to find local classes.

Police arrest attempted abduction suspect

The Chesterfield County Police Department has arrested a man in relation to an attempted abduction that occurred on Wednesday, April 11.