The Commonwealth Book Club began its sixth year last Saturday, when eight members gathered at the Meadowdale Library to discuss the U.S. Supreme Court. The book club, which began with a 2005 op-ed column in the Village News, has consistently devoted itself to the discussion of serious non-fiction, including books, current events, science, politics, social issues, the environment, and history.
The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify and find two men who robbed the Golden Corral at 11 S. Providence Road on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at about 11:30 p.m.
Crime Solvers needs your help this week to catch the following two fugitives.
HAWKBILL RD 1/07 Victim was approached by the suspects in front of the listed location. As they spoke, two of the suspects pulled the victim to the back yard, as the third suspect, armed with a shotgun, watched. Once in the back yard, suspects assaulted the victim and took his property.
Wednesday, January 18
American Red Cross Web of Hope Knit/Crochet classes. 10 a.m. Chester Baptist Church. School St. For more information call Angela Guastella at 530-0871 or Linda Southward at 779-3453.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
What's happening at the General Assembly in plain English
Dignified, astute, persevering; words that describe Mary Arline McGuire who spent 43 years serving Chesterfield County government. Beginning her career as deputy treasurer, Ms. McGuire worked hard to reach chief treasurer and in 1979 broke the glass ceiling by being the first woman elected to a Constitutional office - Treasurer.
You may have seen some unusual activity at the corner of Jefferson Davis Highway and West Hundred Road lately. Fencing now cordons off a large piece of the parking lot at Heritage Chevrolet. The Heritage Chevrolet dealership, which has been a Chester landmark for over 30 years is adding space and performing a facelift on the aging building.