It was a day of respect and honor on Saturday, as nearly 1,000 wreaths were placed on gravestones at City Point National Cemetery in Hopewell. Residents from Enon and other Chesterfield neighborhoods were involved in the project. Of the 971 wreaths laid, 436 were contributed by the efforts of... Read more
The Chesterfield County School Board has hired BWP & Associates to conduct a national search for the next superintendent of Chesterfield County Public Schools. BWP & Associates representatives Dr. Kevin Castner and Dr. Wayne Harris attended a recent School Board meeting to discuss the search and selection process. BWP... Read more
Matoaca resident Katelyn McCarter has overcome several of life’s obstacles in the music industry on her way to becoming a Christian Recording Pop artist. A two-time International Music and Entertainment Association Christian Female Vocalist, Christian Entertainer of the Year award-winner and Rebirth Radio’s 2013 Song of the Year and... Read more
The Kiwanis Club of Chester kicks off the Christmas Season with their annual parade through Chester by way of West Hundred Road on Sunday, Dec. 13. Three marching bands, floats, walking groups and of course Santa. Units will be judged in a number of categories. This parade promises to... Read more
The sun was shining brightly and the light breeze had a little cool nip in it, but the spirits were bright and cheerful on Friday as the crowds poured in to celebrate the re-opening of the 5925 Hopkins Rd., McDonald’s. On January 5, fire ravaged the previous building. Around... Read more
The home buying market typically picks up at the end of the year. It is doing the same this year as well. Inventory of existing homes is down, which allows for builders of new homes to feel more confident about constructing new homes. While new home building is tepid... Read more
The Economic Development Authority (EDA) approved the bank loan and associated financing documents that were priced in November. According to Alan Carmody, director of Budget and Management, “The EDA has been very supportive of the project, having now approved the development agreement and all of the real estate agreements... Read more
DECEMBER 9 ANCESTRY.COM – GET STARTED AT CCPL – 10:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Central Library. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov. DECEMBER 10 CHESTER PICKLEBALL – Goyne Park. Ecoff Ave. Each Thursday. 9 until 11 a.m. 6 until 8 p.m. Play will be at the tennis courts located behind the... Read more
The Virginia Chapter Ninety-Nines will once again be holding a Toy Airlift at Richmond Executive-Chesterfield County Airport this Saturday. The Toy Airlift will benefit the children of military personnel at Fort Lee, Virginia and the veterans at McGuire Veterans’ Hospital. The airport has placed a toy collection box in... Read more
Do you want to dance the night away and spend a fun evening with friends of all ages for a good cause? Then join us for a one of kind 1950 retro theme dance, as we gather to reminisce and dance the night away with the musical styling of... Read more