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Lake Deane: Making it Happen

She’s an engineering student at the specialty high school program at L.C. Bird High School and she’s a Girl Scout. She had the idea that special needs kids should get to learn some of the cool thinks she does in the engineering specialty program.

New boat launch will keep boaters happy, bass nervous

Wayne Vaughn is a professional fisherman who lives in the Enon area. He hasn’t launched his boat from the Dutch Gap boat launch for years.

Beats for the World

Local hip-hop producer and entrepreneur Mike McGraw helps artists and producers around the world to network and create hip-hop music without ever seeing each other in person.

Falling Creek Whiskey: Old Dixie Distilling Company

What does whiskey, President George Washington and Falling Creek have in common? No, he didn’t get loaded at the Halfway House and wandered up the road and stumble into Falling Creek.

Welcome to the Hotel Catifornia

In the heart of Chester, and many surrounding areas of our communities, cats live in wooded areas and become a colony of cats. Feral cats are defined by National Geographic as “the offspring of stray and abandoned household pets, raised without human contact, they quickly revert to a wild state and form colonies wherever food and shelter are available.”

One Chester family remembers their beloved mother

The year is 1985, September 9 to be exact. That’s the day they say Vronzettie Cox, 42, lost her life at the hands of a criminal in Florida.

Not just another vampire film

Chesterfield County resident and filmmaker, Kahil Dotay, was in Chester last Thursday, to film a scene at the Chester Police Station for “Vampires in Virginia,” a movie to be released in late 2015.

Gardening for life

“Kitty and Marvin Waldrop have a home and yard that would be the envy of any neighborhood,” said Billy Stubbs, a lifelong resident of the Village of Bensley. “I would say that both of them could qualify as master gardeners.

Hometown Girl Sings National Anthem at Orioles Game

Hometown girl Chelsea Buyalos was asked to sing the National Anthem for the second year at the opening to the Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox game in Maryland in early June.