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McAuliffe announces Governor’s Access Plan at Chester House

Governor Terry McAuliffe, last Tuesday in Chester, announced the launch of the Governor’s Access Plan, or GAP, which will provide vital medical and behavioral health services for 20,000 individuals who have a serious mental illness and are uninsured.

A look at Chesterfield’s real estate data

While single-family-residential building is down 3.8 percent from 2014 compared to 2013, existing-single-family home sales are up. According to Market Minute, a product of Long and Foster Realtors®, sales in December 2014 were up compared to December 2013.

Second Phase

Thirty-five years ago there were no CT scans or MRIs, family doctors took care of their patients during their stay in hospitals and life expectancy was 68 years old. Life expectancy today is 80-plus for men and women, emergency rooms do not hesitate to order a CT scan for accident victims

Christmas Light Fest: It’s a community affair

There are more than 200,000 lights within feet of each other on the Brenspark Road and the Husting Street neighborhood all because of the “friendly competition” that started some years back in one Chesterfield neighborhood.

Centenarian’s recipe for a long life

Centenarian, Ruth McDaniel Garst Showalter, danced, laughed, bowled and always found time to have fun.

Holiday Feast Dutch Gap Style

Have you ever wondered what it would be like hanging out with some of our community’s finest? On Thanksgiving, I spent a few hours with the brave men at Fire Station 14.

Police Department is centenarian

Chesterfield County took a step back in time recently when the Chesterfield County Police Department celebrated 100 years of service. The year was 1914, November 9.
They conducted a reenactment of the Board of Supervisors action that created the police department a century ago.

Honoring our Veterans: DAV, Keystone team-up and host veterans luncheon

The U.S. flag was proudly displayed to honor our veterans at the sixth annual luncheon honoring local disabled veterans. The event took place last Thursday at the Keystone Antique Truck and Tractor Museum in Colonial Heights.

Big Goals, Bigger Dreams

Nestled in a small community in Chesterfield is a nice home on a nice block. One family on that block heard a calling to help young pregnant girls.