Candidate forums presented by the Chesterfield Business Council of the Greater Richmond Chamber and the Chesterfield County Chamber of Commerce got under way last Thursday. The first forum of the series covered the uncontested supervisor and school board races for the Clover Hill and Midlothian Districts.
The board of directors of SAFE (Substance Abuse Free Environment, Inc.), a community coalition in Chesterfield County that seeks to prevent substance abuse, has presented Mary Lib Morgan the Sharyl W. Adams Award for her outstanding contributions.
The Chesterfield Education Association Fund for Children and Public Education (CEA) announced its candidate endorsements on Friday, Oct. 14, 2011.
Linda King was named the 2011 Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Christmas Mother last week during a Tuesday morning reception at Magnolia Grange.
The Tools for School program, administered by the Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Department of Social Services, served 1,194 children this year due to donations and support from the community. The number is an increase over the 2010 program, which served 902 children.
John Tyler Community College (JTCC) last Tuesday announced the expansion of its precision machining program to expand the advanced manufacturing workforce in the region, a growing economic force in the Commonwealth.
Protect your family from fire was the theme this year for National Fire Prevention Week, observed October 9-15.
Chesterfield County achieved national recognition once again last Wednesday as one of America’s Promise Alliance’s 100 Best Communities for Young People presented by ING for its initiatives to help young people.