When the average American thinks about Russia, I’m sure a few key things will always come to mind: communism, vodka, Putin, and probably grizzly bears. Hardly anybody knows anything about Russian culture, and for good reason; a visa is necessary to visit the country, and cultural centers such as Moscow or Saint Petersburg are very far away from the United States east coast.
Chesterfield Police are searching for a man who was reported missing around 9 a.m. Monday, July 25.
Crime Solvers needs your help this week to catch the following two fugitives.
The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating the death of Sean C. Bland, 25, of the 400 block of N. 10th Street in Hopewell. His body was discovered in a wooded area in the 2000 block of Point of Rocks Road.
The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify and find the men who shot at and attempted to rob four victims in the 3300 block of Meadowdale Boulevard on Friday, July 15, 2011, at about 11:15 p.m.
Collindale Rd 7/27 Heritage Court Apts. Suspect/s opened the unlocked rear kitchen window to gain entry to the victim’s residence. Entry was not gained and the listed property was missing from outside the residence.
Wednesday, August 3
Bilingual Spanish-English Story Time. Meadowdale Library. 7 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Details: 318-8778.
Summer Reading Storytime. Chester Library. 11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Details: 748-6314. Enon Library. 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Details: 530-3403.
Chester Choices Book Discussion Group. Chester Library. 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. “Jane Eyre” by Charlotte Bronte will be discussed. Details: 748-6314.
During the height of the Great Depression, the General Assembly passed a bill to allow counties to hire what is called in current days a county administrator. Although initially, Chesterfield opted out, leaving the supervisors to deal with the everyday details of running the county’s government, such as contracts and hiring employees.