What's Up: Upcoming Events

December 7, 2014 - 11:00am

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, December 21
Cornerstone Business Builders Meeting. 8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Salem Baptist Church. Details: 748-5533.

Al-Anon Family Group Meeting/Simultaneous AA Meeting. 8 p.m. Ivey Memorial Methodist Church, 17120 Jeff Davis Hwy. Details: 861-2620.

Future Alternatives Networking Group. 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Capital Region Workforce Center, 7333 White Pine Rd., Richmond. Details: 271-8510.

Thursday, December 22

No events scheduled.

Friday, December 23

A new adventure: Williams enjoys retirement with opportunity and adventure

Frank Williams has this advice for people of all ages: “You shouldn’t wait until you feel comfortable trying something new. That time may never come.”

Marshall Trammell says goodbye to school board and friends

A retirement party is always bittersweet. School Board member Marshall Trammell’s send off was no different. A couple of hundred friends, teachers, school staff members and students stopped by the open house offering best wishes.

Chesterfield ranks in top 10 for 2011 National Night Out

The National Association of Town Watch has released its top award winners for participation in the 2011 National Night Out. Chesterfield County ranked seventh nationally and first in the state among localities with populations of 300,000 or more. Chesterfield County was ranked ninth nationally in 2010.

Tire slashing suspects arrested

Chesterfield County Police have arrested five people, including two juveniles, in connection with tire slashings that occurred in the Stoney Glen, Ashley Forest and Chester Village Green subdivisions last month.

Presquile study ready for review

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) last week announced the release of an environmental assessment for Presquile National Wildlife Refuge. The public will be able to review and comment on the assessment through Dec. 31.

Investiture ceremony for newly elected officials scheduled

An investiture ceremony will be held Monday, Dec. 19, at 4 p.m., to swear in newly elected officials, including four constitutional officers and five Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors members. The by-invitation ceremony will be held in the Chesterfield County Public Meeting Room.

Chesterfield maintains highest ratings for financial management

Chesterfield County officials are proud to announce that the county’s triple A bond rating has been affirmed following an intensive review process by Moody’s, one of the three major rating agencies.