I was recently asked to contribute to a cookbook that uses garlic in every recipe. I wrote the foreward and cooking tips. The book, “Aglio Garlic Lover’s Cookbook” by Arabelle Publishing of Chesterfield, includes savory and sweet recipes for everyday meals and special occasions. Never thought I would see... Read more
Postcard show coming to JTCC Friday and Saturday
Those interested in history, art, genealogy, architecture, antique cars, advertising, foreign travel, and anything in between, are invited to the newly renovated Nicholas Center at John Tyler Community College for the Old Dominion Postcard Club’s 42nd annual show and sale. Show times are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday... Read more
ALLEN, Peggy Prince, of South Chesterfield, 76, wife of Claude Davis Allen. AKERY, Melton, 86, of Chesterfield. BAYLESS, Susan Mary, 73, of Chesterfield BERRY, Janet Jones, 78, of South Chesterfield, wife of Richard C. Berry IV. BURCH, Odell Roosevelt, 92, of Chesterfield. CASTELOW, Blanche, 84, of Chesterfield, widow of Jimmy Castelow. FEGGINS, Roosevelt G. Jr., 67,... Read more
Chesterfield County Police continue to investigate a woman’s death. Just before 8 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, police were called to the area of Kingsland Glen Drive for a report of a suspicious situation. Upon arrival, officers located a body that had been burned. Through investigation, detectives identified the remains... Read more
Whether it be juvenile firesetting, near drowning or children left in a car, each of these results from a lack of parental supervision. For the youngest child, it is easy to see the need for parental supervision. Parenting is a 24/7 job, with minimal time for you. Moms and... Read more
Johnson named preseason All-MAAC second team
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Canisius senior men’s basketball player Malik Johnson was recently named to the Preseason All-Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference second team. The Chesterfield resident has started all 99 career games played at the Jesuit-founded college and was an All-MAAC third-team choice at the end of the 2018-19 season... Read more
The world is their oyster!
Chester residents Jerry Chambliss, Brenda Andrs and Cindy Harrison took a break at the Urbanna Oyster Festival, which was Nov. 1-2, to catch up on some local news. A great time was had by all. Read more


CommentaryDogpound November 12, 2019

Hello and welcome back to the wonderful world of the Dogpound. I recently had the opportunity to go to a show that was a tribute to Neil Diamond. I had heard of this place before, a lot of good shows and performers, but never had the opportunity to actual... Read more
Election of first Muslim to state Senate draws reaction on Facebook
By Hannah Eason and Sravan Gannavarapu (VCU Capital News Service) Days after Virginia’s legislative elections, anti-Muslim comments flooded news stories about Ghazala Hashmi becoming the first Muslim to serve in the state Senate, with hundreds of Facebook users linking her to terrorism and saying it was a “sad day”... Read more
Fall Sports Video Highlights
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