Draft Bikeways and Trails Plan, which is proposed to be a new chapter of the Comprehensive Plan is moving forward. The plan, which will be part of the overall Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation Master Plan made its way through a countywide public meeting process and was approved by... Read more
If you are interested in history, the early beginnings of America and Native Americans, there  is an outdoor living history museum in your backyard. Chester is home to Henricus Historical Park, which has been re-creating a 1611 Citie of Henricus, 1611-1622, the London Company’s second English settlement in the... Read more
Explore Chesterfield County’s diverse trails by registering for the Great Park Challenge (GPC). The GPC encourages individuals and families to visit five different county parks in order to answer questions about the parks. Registration will take place Saturday, June 6, at 8 a.m. at any one of the five... Read more
Kelsey Harrison, mezzo-soprano, from Charlotte, North Carolina, will conduct a special performance for the residents of The Crossings at Ironbridge on Saturday, May 30, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.  The public is also invited to attend this special event.  Harrison’s grandmother, Catherine Tierney, has been a resident of... Read more
Pictured above are the Kiwanis Club of Chester’s president, Bob Cassada, and past president, Noelle Grosso, confirming the club’s recent $20,000 pledge to the Chesterfield Center for the Arts Foundation with Betty Matthews, past president of the foundation. Flying proudly in the background is the club’s gift to the... Read more
Summer Thursdays at St. Ann Catholic Church will feature a Food Truck Court, which will support small business, according to the church. Their flyer indicates everyone is welcome. The event will take place every Thursday throughout the summer beginning on June 4 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The... Read more
The Cultural Center of India (CCI), announces the 12th Annual Taste of India event on Saturday, June 20, and Sunday, June 21, from 12:30 to 8:30 p.m. This free, family event will be held at the Cultural Center of India at 6641 Iron Bridge Pkwy. in Chester. For directions, visit cciva.org. This festival... Read more
Over 150 guests officially welcomed Harrowgate Fire Station No. 21 to the community with a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sunday, April 26. During the reception, guests were able to tour the station. The station will serve over 8,000 residents, 18 percent of the county’s industrial sites and 10... Read more
Daniel Cheatham, a graduate of Thomas Dale High school and Longwood University, was commissioned as an officer in the Army National Guard at Fort Pickett on April 18. After serving in the Guard since 2006 as a pharmacy tech, Sgt. Cheatham applied and was accepted into the Accelerated OCS,... Read more
The three-year-old preschool class at Chester Presbyterian Church  was in full support of Red Nose Day on May 21. Wanda Gentry, grandmother of a preschooler said their noses were so little that they could not move without their big red noses falling off and rolling across the floor. Red... Read more