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

Reminiscence: Deep roots and a long memory

Elizabeth Winfree Quaiff, 87, lives not more than five miles from where she grew up. Sharp as a tack with a long memory and a family history with deep roots in Virginia, the spectrum of her life’s story spans the beginning of her education in Beulah’s one-room school house to a portrait of her in her teens that graces the cover of a coffee table art book and even to her raising Monarch butterflies on her back patio.

Groups step up to help keep parks, programs running

Several options for restoring some of the parks and recreation programs that are not currently funded in next year’s budget are still on the table, Parks and Recreation Director Michael Golden said Friday.

Commission to take up 4 tower requests

The Planning Commission is set to take up four requests for conditional use permits for communications towers at its April 20 meeting.

Legal briefs: April 14, 2010

Public hearings on the following items are scheduled for the Planning Commission’s April 20 evening meeting, which will begin at 6 p.m. and take place in the Public Meeting Room of the Chesterfield Administration Building...

Chester Rotary inducts new member

Allen Thompson (right) was recently inducted into the Chester Rotary Club. He was sponsored by Rotary member Chris Sovine (center). Also pictured is Brion Seward, president of the Chester Rotary.

Enjoy 50 years of fashion on May 6

Early in 1960, the Episcopal Church Women of St. John’s in Chester were discussing new ways to raise money for the charities they supported. One of the younger members, Ginny Windsor, suggested a fashion show luncheon, an activity that had been very successful at a church she had attended in Hopewell.

Women used stolen credit card number in October

Crime Solvers needs the community’s help to identify two women who used a stolen credit card number to make fraudulent purchases at Sheetz, 231 East Hundred Road, on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2009.

Police Blotter: April 14, 2010

MARINA DR 4/03 Falling Creek Apartments. One female victim was returning to her apartment when an unknown suspect approached her from behind and forced her inside the apartment door at gunpoint. Once inside, the victim was forced to the floor while the suspect searched the apartment for valuables. The suspect then fled the apartment and entered another nearby apartment where a male and female victim were robbed of their valuables at gunpoint. The suspect then fled the area on foot.