Club of Chester, Virginia
                                                                                                                                        
                                                                   
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Chester-VA

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We meet Wednesdays at 7:30 AM
Huckleberry Cafe @ Ironbridge Sports Park
11400 Ironbridge Road (Rt 10)
Chester, VA  23831
United States
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A very special thank you to the BBQ'ers and restaurants that are participating in Grillin' On The Green!  If you enjoyed the samples and want more, here you can find all of the contact details you need!  And, thank you for your support of Grillin' On The Green and the Rotary Club of Chester!
 
 
 
 
 
Sam Galstan- Foundation Chair, receives special award and recognition!
 
 
 
Chester Rotary is a proud sponsor of the Bird High School Robohawks!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Local News
Going to the dogs? Going to the dogs? Going to the dogs?
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By Rich Griset
STAFF WRITER

Unless its proponents are barking up the wrong tree, Brandermill may get a new dog park in the near future.

A proposal for a new dog park has been offered in the April issue of The Village Mill, the Brandermill Community Association’s resident newsletter. The homeowners association is directing residents to take part in a seven-question online survey to gauge interest.

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County asks court to dismiss Shoosmith’s landfill lawsuit
By Jim McConnell
STAFF WRITER

The county filed a motion last week in Chesterfield Circuit Court that seeks dismissal of a local landfill’s lawsuit, arguing that Shoosmith Bros. must get permission from the Board of Supervisors before it can expand operations into a nearby rock quarry.

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RoboTop: Bird High robotics team heads to worlds RoboTop: Bird High robotics team heads to worlds
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By Rich Griset
STAFF WRITER

This week, a student team from L.C. Bird High will traverse ramparts, hurl boulders and scale castles in the hopes of becoming world champions. Or, at least, their robot will.

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Fight the bite: Preparing for the battle against Zika Fight the bite: Preparing for the battle against Zika
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By Ben Orcutt
CONTRIBUTING WRITER

“Fight the bite.” It’s the mantra, and catchy battle cry, that Chesterfield Health District officials have adopted in the struggle to contain the Zika virus.

So far, so good. According to the Virginia Department of Health, as of last week there were 11 reported Zika virus cases in the state, with three of them in the Central Virginia region.

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School officials to address asbestos at middle school
By Jim McConnell
STAFF WRITER

Following the discovery and circulation of a report that acknowledges the presence of asbestos at Providence Middle School, concerned citizens are asking how the school system intends to deal with the cancer-causing material during the school’s planned renovation.

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