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  • Stopping Targeted Violence Against Police

    Stopping Targeted Violence Against Police

    April 14, 2016 at 7:03 am 0 comments

      Stopping Targeted Violence Against Police National Advancements for Proactive Safety There are simply no words to describe the loss that the Virginia State Police and our country felt recently. Trooper Chad Dermyer, a well-respected police officer and former veteran having served in the United States Marine Corps, was senselessly […]

     
  • How You Can Thwart Theft

    How You Can Thwart Theft

    April 14, 2016 at 7:01 am 0 comments

    911, what’s your emergency? Emergency Telecommunications Week Our Emergency Communications Center is one of, if not the best in the nation. If you have ever experienced an emergency, the first thing you probably did was to call 911.  As soon as the phone was answered with, “911, what’s your emergency?” […]

     
  • A Flirty, Wavy Bob

    A Flirty, Wavy Bob

    April 14, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

      A Flirty, Wavy Bob Hairstyle of the Month When we think about our ideal haircut, we pretty much picture this perfectly wavy bob. It’s short without being too short and face-flattering in that effortless, “I look this great naturally” kind of way we all seek to achieve. So when […]

     
  • Thursday in the Corridor

    Thursday in the Corridor

    April 14, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    911, what’s your emergency? Emergency Telecommunications Week Our Emergency Communications Center is one of, if not the best in the nation. If you have ever experienced an emergency, the first thing you probably did was to call 911.  As soon as the phone was answered with, “911, what’s your emergency?” […]

     
  • “The Dining Room” – Stuart Avenue Players

    “The Dining Room” – Stuart Avenue Players

    April 13, 2016 at 7:06 am 0 comments

    “The Dining Room” Stuart Avenue Players Stuart Avenue Players present the spring play “The Dining Room” by A.R.Gurney this weekend, April 15-17. The show portrays a variety of family interactions through stories that span the changes in society over approximately fifty years, all shown around a dining room table. Watching […]

     
  • Explorers Post 609  – in the Spotlight

    Explorers Post 609 – in the Spotlight

    April 13, 2016 at 7:05 am 1 comment

    Chesterfield County Police Explorers Post 609  – in the Spotlight The Chesterfield County Police Explorers Post 609 competed in the 9th Annual Virginia Law Enforcement Explorer Competition last weekend. The keynote speaker was Chesterfield County Police Major K.C. Carr who began her career with the department as an Explorer herself. […]

     
  • The Forsythia Are Blooming!

    The Forsythia Are Blooming!

    April 13, 2016 at 7:04 am 0 comments

      The Forsythia Are Blooming! What Does That Mean For You? There are a number of old sayings when it comes to gardening, such as “the corn should be knee high by the 4th of July” or “you have to add lime to sweeten the soil”.  However there are not […]

     
  • Is Your Child Making Academic Progress?

    Is Your Child Making Academic Progress?

    April 13, 2016 at 7:03 am 0 comments

        Is Your Child Making Academic Progress? NOW IS A GOOD TIME TO TAKE A CLOSER LOOK The next academic quarter is upon us. By now you are either content or worried about your youngster’s progress. If worried, it’s a little late in the game to do much about […]

     
  • Sibling Love

    Sibling Love

    April 13, 2016 at 7:02 am 0 comments

    Sibling Love In Recognition of Sibling Day          . . .        

     
  • Robious Middle PTA

    Robious Middle PTA

    April 13, 2016 at 7:01 am 0 comments

    Robious Middle PTA Robious Middle School The Robious Middle School nominating committee has presented the slate of the executive board for the 2016-17 school year. The election of officers will take place at the next Robious Middle School PTA meeting, May 9. The nominations are as follows: –President–Kim Miller –1st […]

     
  • Wednesday in the Corridor

    Wednesday in the Corridor

    April 13, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

      Robious Middle PTA Robious Middle School The Robious Middle School nominating committee has presented the slate of the executive board for the 2016-17 school year. The election of officers will take place at the next Robious Middle School PTA meeting, May 9. The nominations are as follows: –President–Kim Miller […]

     
  • Something Successful People Do

    Something Successful People Do

    April 12, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    Ever notice that people succeeding are too busy to try and drag others down? You don’t see it. You don’t find them in gossip. You don’t find them in drama. Why? Because moving forward doesn’t include looking back or worrying about another’s business. SUCCESS IS A ONE WAY TRACK. You’re […]

     
  • Half Day on Friday

    Half Day on Friday

    April 12, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

        School Reminder Half Day on Friday This Friday, April 15, is a three-hour early release day for Chesterfield County students. The 2015-16 school calendar can be found here: http://mychesterfieldschools.com/…/updated2015-16calendar.p…. This Friday is also the end of the third nine weeks. Report cards are scheduled to be sent home […]

     
  • Rent or Buy?

    Rent or Buy?

    April 12, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    Rent or Buy? Danny Murphy, C&F Mortgage Where is Virginia’s strongest buyer’s market? To answer that question, SmartAsset gathered data on average rents and home prices, and compared buying to renting in every county in America. Specifically, they compared the total costs of buying and renting a typical home or […]

     
  • Distracted Driving in Schools

    Distracted Driving in Schools

    April 12, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    Distracted Driving Public Safety DISCLAIMER: THESE PHOTOS ARE NOT OF A REAL INCIDENT/CRASH! THIS IS A MOCK SCENARIO CONDUCTED BY VCU HEALTH SYSTEMS, CHESTERFIELD FIRE AND EMS, CHESTERFIELD POLICE, AND COUNTY SCHOOLS. The lesson shared with students at Clover Hill High School recently was about the dangers of distracted driving; […]

     
  • Tuesday in the Corridor

    Tuesday in the Corridor

    April 12, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    School Reminder Half Day on Friday This Friday, April 15, is a three-hour early release day for Chesterfield County students. The 2015-16 school calendar can be found here: http://mychesterfieldschools.com/…/updated2015-16calendar.p…. This Friday is also the end of the third nine weeks. Report cards are scheduled to be sent home on April […]

     
  • UPDATED SCHOOL EVENTS

    UPDATED SCHOOL EVENTS

    April 11, 2016 at 11:03 am 0 comments

    UPDATED SCHOOL NEWS AND EVENTS ONGOING Healthy Habits Gordon Elementary will participate in Healthy Habits 3:50-4:50 p.m. on Tuesdays through May 24. For more information, email Lisa_Brown@ccpsnet.net. TODAY Creativity at Work Day Ecoff Elementary will hold Creativity at Work Day 10 a.m.-1 p.m. April 11. Art teacher Katie Ford has […]

     
  • NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    April 10, 2016 at 7:01 am 0 comments

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian It seems that for many busy families, dinnertime can become a frantic race to get something on the table between sports practices, music lessons, and homework. Here are a few ways to take chicken and turn it into tasty and quick meals. Remember […]

     
  • 6th Annual Virginia Hops and Barley Festival

    6th Annual Virginia Hops and Barley Festival

    April 10, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    6th Annual Virginia Hops and Barley Festival Powhatan Rotary Club The Powhatan Rotary Club and Three One One Productions are at it again this year.  The 6th Annual Virginia Hops and Barley Festival is a go.  As the final details are being wrapped up we wanted our readers to be […]

     
  • Yes, You Can Have Bangs If You Have Curly Hair

    Yes, You Can Have Bangs If You Have Curly Hair

    April 9, 2016 at 7:04 am 0 comments

    Yes, You Can Have Bangs If You Have Curly Hair And Here’s How It’s all in the cut. If we had a dollar for every time we heard someone say, “I look horrible with curly hair bangs,” then we’d have quite the savings account. No doubt, styling bangs can be […]