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Police blotter

Iron Bridge Rd. 10/19 Iron Bridge Sports Park/Bagel Lock Rest. Complainant advised the door to a wooden shed had been pried open with no items disturbed. A pepsi machine had been pried open also, with currency and drinks taken.

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, October 26
Bilingual Spanish-English Story Time.  Meadowdale Library.  7 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.  Details:  318-8778.

Computer Class:  DDL for eBooks.  Central Library.  10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.  Register or call 751-CCPL.

Computer Class:  DDL for eAudioBooks.  Chester Library.  7 p.m. – 8 p.m.  Details:  748-6314.

Ask the Candidates - Question 3

With jobs and the economy on everyone’s mind, what would be on your agenda to help make Chesterfield County more attractive to job creators?

Chester's Ironman: Flanigan competes in Hawaii for World Championship

Two weeks after competing in Kona, Hawaii, for the Ironman World Championship, Robert Flanigan is taking some much-needed time off. After finishing in the top 500 competitors (out of 1,900) – a race that took him 10 hours and eight minutes to complete – he has returned to his Chester home where he can finally reflect on his exciting year.

Matoaca, Bermuda District candidates prepare for high-stakes forum

Candidate forums presented by the Chesterfield Business Council of the Greater Richmond Chamber and the Chesterfield County Chamber of Commerce got under way last Thursday. The first forum of the series covered the uncontested supervisor and school board races for the Clover Hill and Midlothian Districts.

Morgan honored with Sharyl W. Adams Award

The board of directors of SAFE (Substance Abuse Free Environment, Inc.), a community coalition in Chesterfield County that seeks to prevent substance abuse, has presented Mary Lib Morgan the Sharyl W. Adams Award for her outstanding contributions.

CEA Fund endorses Fausz, Edwards, Wyman and Doland

The Chesterfield Education Association Fund for Children and Public Education (CEA) announced its candidate endorsements on Friday, Oct. 14, 2011.

2011 Christmas Mother named at Magnolia Grange

Linda King was named the 2011 Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Christmas Mother last week during a Tuesday morning reception at Magnolia Grange.