What's Up: Upcoming Events

Early morning armed robbery at Dollar General

This week, the Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify an armed robbery suspect.

Police blotter

Retrieer Rd - Huntingcreek Hills 7/11 7:51 p.m.- Small fire discovered at listed location

Weekly calendar

Summer Reading Program 2012: Teen Studio - Sculptural Wire Bookmarks. Central Library. 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Register online at or call the library at 748-1603.

ALL ABOARD! Railroad chapter preserves the past for the future

Chesterfield resident, Kim Young, had a chance meeting one day with a member of a small railroad club back in 2008 that has made him a devotee of the Richmond Railroad Museum.

police seek bank robbery suspect

Police are searching for a woman who robbed the Wells Fargo bank branch at 4400 W. Hundred Rd. at about 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 12. No one was injured during the robbery.

HHOT Group Welcomed to Charter

In a charter celebration held in June LaSertoma International welcomed their newest chapter into the organization, Helping Hands of Tomorrow (HHOT), a youth volunteer service organization out of Chester.

Sabra grows in Chesterfield

Last Thursday, Sabra Dipping Company announced two major initiatives to further its growth and leadership in the dips and spreads category. The company will construct a “Center of Excellence” research and development facility in Virginia to establish best practices on all aspects of culinary, food science, production, engineering, packaging, supply chain and product delivery.

Virginia Cooperative Extension master food volunteer training

Master Food Volunteer training will be conducted for those who love cooking, learning about nutrition and wellness, and are interested in helping others. This training is being held on four Tuesdays, Sept. 18 – Oct. 9, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Virginia State University Virginia Cooperative Extension building.