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FAULKNER DR 11/01 Ryan Homes West. Miscellaneous property was stolen from a house under construction.

EXTER MILL RD 11/05 Entry was forced to the residence through a rear door, where damage was found. Property was taken.

BUCCANEER DR 11/06 Harbour East Village. Suspects forced entry through a rear door of the residence and took several items.

RUFFIN MILL RD 11/06 Hill Phoenix Corp. Witnesses saw a subject attempting to steal scrap metal from bins outside of the business.

Week beginning November 17, 2010

Wednesday, November 17
Board of Supervisors. 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Public Meeting Room, County Administration Building,10001 Iron Bridge Road.

Budget and Audit Committee. 1 p.m. Room 502, Lane B. Ramsey Administration Building, 9901 Lori Road.

Vocal group: Southernaires. 2:30 p.m. Dunlop House, 235 Dunlop Farms Blvd., Colonial Heights.  Details: 520-0050.

Village News names Athletes of the Year

The Village News is pleased to announce 15 high school athletes as its Athletes of the Year and Scholar-Athletes of the Year in each of the five fall sports.

Veterans Day: Three local men share their stories of service

Once a year, the nation pauses to thank those whose sacrifices have ensured its continued existence. As this year’s Veterans Day approached, three local men shared stories of their service.

The latest on the track to high-speed rail

When he was elected last week, John Kasich, the Republican governor-elect of Ohio, renewed a campaign pledge to end a $400 million stimulus-funded rail project in his state.

Fourth District voters choose Forbes

Chesterfield County voters in the Fourth Congressional District cast ballots in Tuesday’s election, according to online election results. Of those voters, nearly 64 percent voted for incumbent Randy Forbes, a Republican. Forbes received 28,273 votes to Democratic challenger Wynne LeGrow’s 15,942.

Perrymont Middle could become staff development site

The Planning Commission is set to take up a request Tuesday from the School Board, which has asked for a substantial accord determination to permit the conversion of the Perrymont Middle School building to a school staff development facility.

JLARC study, budget issues on county’s legislative agenda

Maintaining local authority over local revenues and land use issues are two of several priorities on the county’s legislative agenda for the 2011 session of the General Assembly.