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Salem Church Middle still undergoing facelift

For those students soon to attend Salem Church Middle School in September, just remember the renovation currently going on at the school will only last one more year – and will never interfere with your studies, like it or not.

BTS: Chester resident studied abroad in Russia this summer

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.

Police seek missing man

Chesterfield Police are searching for a man who was reported missing around 9 a.m. Monday, July 25.

Fugitives of the week

Crime Solvers needs your help this week to catch the following two fugitives.

Police investigate suspicious death

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.

Four people shot during an attempted robbery

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.

Police blotter

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.

Weekly calendar

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.