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July 19, 2014 - 10:00am
September 27, 2014 - 7:00pm


JES Construction grows staff with 4 new hires

JES Construction, a leading engineering solutions company specializing in foundation repair, basement waterproofing and crawlspace moisture control, has recently added staff to continue to provide outstanding service and work to its growing clientele in the greater Richmond area, a press release from the company says.

Hotel site yields a look into the past

Kerry Schamel-Gonzalez has been prospecting along the CSX railroad tracks from Richmond south to North Carolina for months. She’s been looking for anything with historical significance.

Nixon to head VITA

Last week, Gov. Bob McDonnell appointed Chesterfield Del. Sam Nixon to serve as chief information officer of the Virginia Information Technology Agency, according to a press release from the governor’s office. With General Assembly passage of McDonnell’s legislation to increase transparency and accountability in the agency, the chief information officer will now report directly to the governor, through the Secretary of Technology, for the first time.

Area Ukrop’s conversions set to begin next week

MARTIN’S Food Markets recently announced it will begin the conversion process of the 25 Ukrop’s Super Markets on Monday, April 5.

Rotarian honors: Local couple recognized for selfless service

“What would it take to change the world?” On Rotary International’s Web site it states, “Rotary International is the world’s first service club organization, with more than 1.2 million members in 33,000 clubs worldwide. Rotary club members are volunteers who work locally, regionally and internationally to combat hunger, improve health and sanitation, provide education and job training, promote peace and eradicate polio under the motto Service Above Self.”

Dr. David Neff and Dr. Adam Kaul join team at The Crossings at Ironbridge

Dr. David Neff, PharmD, M.D., and Dr. Adam Kaul, M.D., will be joining the staff at The Crossings at Ironbridge, a premier assisted living community in Chester, as attending physician and medical director, respectively, in March, according to information from the facility.

Crowd makes case for libraries, schools

What the crowd at last week’s Dale District community budget meeting lacked in size it made up in passion, as several speakers offered emotional pleas for county or school programs headed for the chopping block.