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

Matoaca students explore career opportunities

On January 24, 12 Matoaca High School AP Computer Science students along with their instructor, Mr. Cassein Carter, participated in a tour of ECPI University at the Moorefield Campus in Richmond.

Now is the time to apply for prekindergarten

Chesterfield County offers a limited number of prekindergarten spots in these 12 elementary schools to provide school-readiness skills to eligible children with the greatest need: Bellwood, Bensley, Beulah, Chalkley, Marguerite Christian, Davis, Ettrick, Falling Creek, Harrowgate, Hopkins, Providence and Reams Road.

Inspection sticker stolen, police warn of criminal acts

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to solve a case involving stolen Virginia vehicle inspection stickers.

Fugitives wanted for grand larceny and embezzlement

Crime Solvers needs your help this week to catch the following two fugitives.

Police blotter

RIVER RD 01/31 Victim stated suspect/s entered his unlocked garage and at this time nothing was stolen from inside. Two motorcycles were stolen from the victim’s backyard and one recovered nearby. Suspect/s also attempted to steal a transmission from the bed of the victim’s truck.

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, February 8
The Shepherd Center of Chesterfield Winter Adventures in Learning classes continue.  8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Chester Baptist Church.  School St.  For more information call 706-6689 or email shepcenter@gmail.com

Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors meeting.  Session begins at 3 p.m. break for dinner at 5 p.m.  Resume at 6:30 p.m.  Public Meeting Room, 10001 Iron Bridge Rd.

Changing Gears: Art center moves to a more public presence

Evoking a spiritual and emotional response to those who participate in a presentation of all art forms, it is well known that visual art, music, dance and performance art is an aesthetic elevator for those who observe and are engaged by it.

Drugstore was once Chester’s epicenter

Take the turn off of Route 10 in Chester onto Harrowgate Road and you will immediately see it straight ahead. An old, two-story, odd-shaped brick building that has been painted over with gray paint. Odd-shaped to fit the plot of land where it was built, it’s sort of our southern version of Fenway Park.