Two area musical groups will bring a glimpse of Appalachia and the British Isles to Chester on Saturday, Sept. 24: The Old Towne Celtic Players, a session group out of Petersburg, and the Cary Street Ramblers, a band bringing Richmond sounds from the mountains, will be adding quite a bit of twang to this year’s ChesterFest.
The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify and find the people responsible for stealing credit cards from victims at local movie theaters in Midlothian. The credit cards were used later to make purchases at Old Navy, Target, Best Buy and various restaurants in Chesterfield.
Camberwell Rd 8/22 South Pointe Landing Apts. Property removed from numerous vehicles in the apartment complex. Officers located the suspects vehicle, taking the suspects into custody.
A 67-year-old man was struck by a wreckless car last Tuesday afternoon as he was walking just outside the entrance of the Martin’s grocery store in Chester. The man, a Chester resident, was then transported to MCV where he was treated for life-threatening injuries.
In Chesterfield, he’s a driver for OfficeMax, but in Nashville, Zach Perkins is a true-blue country music singer. A resident of Matoaca, Perkins, 25, signed a recording contract in March with Lamon Records, an independent label, jumpstarting the path he had been dreaming of for the past few years.
This week Village News begins a new year, Volume XIV No. 1. It is hard to believe time has passed so quickly and it has been 14 years since the first issue. We are still here because of this loyal community and the strong support from the businesses that allow us to push their messages.
ChesterFest has been scheduled for Sept. 24 this year. A beautiful Saturday is expected say ChesterFest organizers. In addition to the ChesterFest favorites, a number of exciting enhancements are planned. “We want this to be an extra special Fest this year,” said Elliott Fausz, ChesterFest co-organizer.
Mark Fausz announced his candidacy this week for Chesterfield County Bermuda District Supervisor. Being an active member of the community, he knows this is the next step in fulfilling his civic duty. Because of recent leadership lapses on the Board of Supervisors, he feels it is more important than ever to run for office.