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Daniel Uphoff blazing a trail for music production in Chester

Daniel Uphoff has opened a state of the art recording studio in Chester. There’s no question mark behind that statement. Uphoff opened Full Circle Recording about a month ago just west of Chester proper on West Hundred Road.

Local veterans honored at Department of Virginia Convention

Three members of American Legion Post 284 in Colonial Heights were honored at the 2012 American Legion Department of Virginia Convention held in Richmond from July 19 to 22. Don Dobrick was named the Post 284, the 11th District, and the Eastern Region’s Legionnaire of the Year.

Liss’ Eagle Scout project expands Henricus Historical Park

Last Saturday, Henricus Historical Park expanded a little further with the addition of a gun-post platform like what may have been used by the early settlers to watch over the James for unwelcomed activity in 1611.

Local veteran participates with British veterans group in honoring fallen soldiers

Few are the occasions that present the chance to have the adventure of a lifetime, but for one local veteran and Post 284 American Legion Rider, this June provided just such an opportunity.

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, August 8
Summer Reading Program 2012: Teen Studio - Sculptural Wire Bookmarks. Meadowdale Library. 10:30 a.m.  Register on line at or call 318-8778.

 Early Literacy Story Times – Summer 2012.  Central Library 11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Enon Library. 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Meadowdale Library. 7 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. No registration required.

Farmer’s Market sponsored by the Chesterfield County Farm Bureau. 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. Mimms Loop. Chesterfield County Complex.

Adult continuing education can expand your world

Learn something — or teach something you know well — through Adult Continuing Education.