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Help police catch men who robbed Your Store

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs the community’s help to identify and catch two men who robbed Your Store at 740 Adkins Road on Thursday, May 20, at about 8:30 p.m.

Police Blotter

ALFALFA LN 6/26 Bellwood Maisonette Apartments. The victim said he was walking near the listed location when he noticed three subjects following him. As he turned toward them, one of the suspects cut his arm. The suspect and his associates then ran off.

Calendar of events

Chester area calendar of events from July 7, 2010 to July 15, 2010.

Reminiscence: Courthouse tales

There’s a common thread that connects one locale to others. Although roads allow us to travel between places, such as Chester and Courthouse and Beulah, they are not the real connection – it’s the people. As we’ve featured different folks in different areas for the Reminiscence series, we at the Village News have found that there’s a strong connection.

Thomas Dale grad intervenes in deadly shooting, is hospitalized

The parking lot outside of Pietro’s Italian Restaurant on Jefferson Davis Highway offered a much different scene Friday, June 25, following the Wednesday, June 23 murder of a woman and the heroic attempted intervention of a Thomas Dale High School graduate.

Commission recommends denial of Village Green rezoning

For the third time in two years, the Planning Commission has recommended denial of a rezoning request that would allow up to 65 apartments to be added to Chester Village Green.

Woman shot, killed in Kings Forest subdivision

A 25-year-old woman was killed during a domestic-related shooting at her home in the 6300 block of Seti Court in the Kings Forest subdivision on Wednesday, June 23, according to information from Chesterfield County Police.

BOS cements closing of CMS

The Chesterfield Board of Supervisors in a 4-1 vote took no action on the Planning Commission’s May 18 determination that Chester Middle School would be permitted to be closed and converted to a ninth-grade academy for the overcrowded Thomas Dale High School.