Relax and discover the basics of yoga

In the Spotlight The Dance of Mind and Body: Introduction to Yoga, Wednesday, July 27, 7-8:30 p.m., weekly through Aug. 17, Chester Library, 11800 Centre St., Chester. This four-week course is for students new to yoga or students who want to learn the basic principles of yoga poses and alignment, relaxation and breathing techniques. For adults. Free. Registration recommended. 748-6314, […]

Turner Road insulation fire subdued


Smoke billowed into the air and could be seen for several miles as a trailer loaded with materials burned in the 500 block of Turner Road on July 15 at 9:42 a.m. Alarms sounded and firefighters from the Manchester and Buford fire stations responded along with a battalion chief and county police. “The trailer was filled with insulation,” said Lt. […]

LINC is presenting a seminar for breast cancer patients, survivors, their families and caregivers

LINC is presenting a seminar for breast cancer patients, survivors, their families and caregivers in the Atrium building at CJW Medical Center’s Johnston-Willis Hospital. “Women – The Financial Heart of the Home” is a four-hour seminar that will discuss financial planning, debt management, the legalities of reconstruction and lymphedema, and “Live Through This: Managing the Cancer Change.” The event is […]

A community makeover to impact family home

After facing a string of adversities and being ignored by a television show, the Bowles family of Chesterfield is receiving some much-needed relief from a source they had had never thought of – their own community. Michelle Nostheide, a member of the Bowles’ church, helped the family apply for ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” television show a couple of years […]

Ransom remembered by church

Pars and birdies will take a back seat to loving memories and patriotism Aug. 12 at Lake Chesdin Golf Course. First Baptist Church Midlothian is dedicating its annual golf tournament to the memory of heroic Air Force Major Charles A. Ransom. A graduate of Midlothian High School and Virginia Military Institute, Maj. Ransom was killed in April by hostile fire […]

Never argue with a 3-year-old

Simple logic should work on raising a 3-year-old. But that 3-year-old hasn’t read the child development books, doesn’t really understand logic and is sure she is right. Her fallback position is that she is 3. I am not really raising her – she’s my granddaughter and is living with parents, her baby sister and us for a short time before […]

CBC team faces big challenges

PONY tournament set for Ironbridge Park

Harry Daniel Park at Ironbridge will become the capital of the 11-year-old baseball world July 27-30. A local squad from Chesterfield Baseball Clubs’ Bronco division will be the host team for the PONY 11-year-old World Series on fields 12 and 13. The 11-year-olds, representing CBC, were selected from the Clover Hill, Matoaca, Gordon, Jacobs and Woolridge associations. Chesterfield will be […]

Attention Meadowbrook Class of ‘91

The 20th reunion for Meadowbrook’s Class of 1991 will be held Nov. 5, at 7 p.m., at Meadowbrook Country Club, 3700 Cogbill Road, Richmond. For more information, email Amy Baldwin, richmondwine@hotmail.com, or visit the Meadowbrook Class of 1991 page on Facebook.


NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE SALE 2405 Grand Summit Circle Richmond, VA, 23235 By virtue of the power and authority contained in a Deed of Trust dated October 31, 2006, and recorded in Deed Book 7451, Page 0974 in the Clerk’s Office for the Circuit Court for Chesterfield, VA, securing a loan which was originally $410,000.00. The appointed SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE, Commonwealth […]

Comprehensive plan should be done right, not quickly

With property values in Matoaca [District] being most at risk by the adoption of the new comprehensive plan, it is more important that the plan be done right than done quickly. Our representative on the board [Matoaca Supervisor Marleen Durfee] should be more interested in getting it right than using a “facilitator” [June 22 issue] to hastily force the planning […]