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

Unbroken boughs: Earth Day promotes opportunities for sustainability

A blackbird rode the currents of a recent breezy day, surveying possible nesting places. A 6-inch-long twig impeded her lift, but she eventually found her landing site atop the golden arches of a McDonald’s sign on Jefferson Davis Highway.

Supervisors approve next year’s spending plan

The $701.2 million fiscal 2011 general fund budget approved by the Board of Supervisors last week, when coupled with the efforts of county leagues and organizations, largely restores the parks and recreation cuts that were originally proposed.

County takes steps to build partnerships, improve shelter

As work on a county agreement with the Richmond SPCA continued last week, the Board of Supervisors voted to raise the animal adoption fee to cover the cost of sterilizing animals at the Chesterfield County Animal Shelter.

Legal briefs: April 21, 2010

The Board of Supervisors, beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 28 in the Public Meeting Room of the County Administration Building, will consider the following requests:

Farmer’s market returns: Market organizers hope for large crowd for May 1 opening

Nicole Jordan, founder of the Chester Village Farmer’s Market, knows exactly what she wants to see when the market opens for the season on May 1.

At Carver Middle, the Candy Man can

As theatre students at Carver Middle School prepared for rehearsal last week, a pair of eighth graders pondered the appeal of this semester’s show, Willy Wonka Junior, which opens Friday, April 23.

CCPS Students of the Year honored at banquet

Chesterfield County Public Schools annually honors two students from every school for demonstrating citizenship and the school division’s core values of respect, responsibility, honesty and accountability, a CCPS press release says.

Herring return to run the wild Appomattox

Now that spring has sprung and high school sports are in full swing, another sport is starting to heat up: Fishing.