What's Up: Upcoming Events

Voice of local sports is quiet

If you are a fan of local sports and didn’t know Terry Sisisky, you at least knew his voice. But on Thursday, July 22, 2010, Terry’s voice fell silent. Terry Robin Sisisky died after a brief illness at home with his family and loved ones around him.

Good Guys in Sport: The T-man

Over the last several days, we have been celebrating the life of one of the really good guys in local sport, Terry Sisisky. Sisisky passed away last week at the age of 58, leaving a tremendous void across the local airwaves. I feel blessed to have gotten to know the T-man during the last year as we covered several of the same high school games.

Vandals left logs, debris on railroad tracks

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers programs needs help with an unusual case involving a train.

Police Blotter

COLDSTREAM DR 5/25 Berwick Village Apartments. A known suspect forced entry to the residence through the front door and assaulted one of the victims while she lay in bed. The second victim arrived home and interrupted the incident.

Calendar of events

Chester area calendar of events from July 28, 2010 to August 5, 2010.

Restoration: A flea market find is reborn as a vintage collector’s item

Listening to David Strong’s music is like traveling the back roads of Scotland on the way to a good pub. His expert knowledge of musical instruments travels from building fiddles to repairing guitars, woodwinds and brass.

Ordinance would allow electronic reports from pawnbrokers, others

A pair of proposed ordinances could make life a little easier for some local businesses and the Chesterfield County Police Department.

Legal briefs

At an adjourned meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 28, the Board of Supervisors, in the County Public Meeting Room at the Chesterfield Administration Building, will hold a public hearing on the following matters: