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  1. 'I really do think he would take my life and his': Man guilty of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Powhatan Today

    ... sentenced to serve 35 years in prison for suffocating and stabbing to death his estranged wife at the Days Inn in Chester as they were preparing to reconcile their marriage. In a plea agreement worked out ahead of the defendant's Oct. 30 jury trial, ...

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  2. Local chocolatier makes the world a better place with treats:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WTVR Richmond

    Steve Taylor believes in taking a chance on chocolate. The business owner dumped his retirement savings into Taylor Made Chocolate in Chester.

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  3. Tornado warning issued for Chesterfield County until 6 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | WTVR Richmond

    "A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Sutherland, or 9 miles southwest of Chester, moving north at 35 mph at 5:48 p.m.," National Weather Service officials said. Officials warned flying debris will be dangerous and mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.

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  4. Madaline HoneycuttRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Chandler, New York, New York; five great-grandchildren, Jordan Dawn Jarboe, Fairmont, Micheal Jerome Jarboe Jr., Chester, Virginia, Sophia Renae Chandler, Fairmont, Brennen Michael Chandler, Fairmont and Jayden Franklin Collins, Fairmont; along with ...

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  5. EDITORIAL: Virginia's $100 million IT divorceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... the most basic of IT functions-for 55,000 state employees. Northrop Grumman recently laid off 348 employees at its Chester data center, which has already been sold, but 80 percent of its workers were quickly hired by SAIC, according to VITA, so the ...

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  6. Tj. Maxx and HomeGoods combo store to open in ChesterRead the original story

    Monday Oct 1 | WTVR Richmond

    On Oct. 7, the hybrid store will open in in the Breckinridge Shopping Center at 12850 Jefferson Davis Highway. Customers can expect separate entrances, two distinct store environments and a common pass-through that allows customers to shop both stores seamlessly.

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  7. Off-price retailers set opening dates for Chester shopping center expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 23 | Powhatan Today

    The Breckenridge Center in Chester will include a Ross Dress for Less store as well as T.J. Maxx-HomeGoods stores. The Ross Dress for Less store in in the Breckenridge Center in Chester opens Oct. 13. The center also includes a new T.J. Maxx-HomeGoods store.

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  8. TowneBank plans to redo Iron Bridge Road locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | Powhatan Today

    Portsmouth-based TowneBank has submitted plans to Chesterfield County to redevelop its site at Iron Bridge and Lori roads in Chester. A site plan submitted to the county planning department shows a new, smaller bank building with space on the property for future retail.

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  9. Nana Belle online boutique wins Stony Point mall pop-up contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | Powhatan Today

    ... TowneBank has submitted plans to Chesterfield County to redevelop its site at Iron Bridge and Lori roads in Chester. A site plan submitted to the county planning department shows a new, smaller bank building with space on the property for future ...

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  10. Freight train slices through tractor-trailer stuck on the tracks in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | Daily Mail

    'It blew through like a knife in butter': Hair-raising moment freight train slices through tractor-trailer stuck on tracks - and remarkably no one is hurt The moment a freight train sliced through a tractor-trailer that was stuck on the tracks has been caught on video. The collision occurred on Thursday afternoon in Chester, Virginia, along Curtis Street, where the truck's trailer appeared to become stuck on the steep grade at the railroad crossing.

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  11. Chester-based Shamin buys two Virginia Beach oceanfront hotels; deal also includes Neptune's ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Powhatan Today

    The purchase also included Neptune's Park, a half-acre grassy beachfront area next to the Hilton hotel that frequently has live music and events, and about 26,000 square feet of retail space across the street from the Hilton. The purchase price was not disclosed.

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  12. Virginia National Guard helicopter makes emergency landing in ChesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    A Virginia National Guard helicopter made an emergency landing in Chester Thursday afternoon after an equipment issue, according to Virginia State Police. The emergency landing occurred around 4:49 p.m. in a field near West Hundred and Old Stage Roads, according to police.

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  13. 'I'm facing a hardship': Mom talks after dad allegedly abuses babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | NBC12

    It's been just three weeks since police say a Chester mother discovered her child's father tried to suffocate their 4-month-old baby girl. The child is OK but the mother, who goes by T, says 25-year-old Carlus Tucker not only tried to hurt their child but stole her car.

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  14. T-D Top 10: Varina, Dinwiddie, L.C. Bird and Hopewell move up in rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2018 | Powhatan Today

    Thomas Dale's RB Chris Tyree runs against L.C. Bird in the first half at Thomas Dale football in Chester on Friday. Highland Springs and Manchester remain entrenched at the top of the Times-Dispatch Top 10 football poll after blowout wins, but Thomas Dale's 32-20 loss to L.C. Bird caused a ripple effect in the middle.

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  15. ISKCON of Richmond celebrates Janmashtami FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    ... marks the appearance of Lord Krishna and is being held at the Cultural Center of India, 6641 Ironbridge Parkway in Chester. Admission is free and every guest will be served with a free vegetarian dinner. Festival will also include multiple cultural ...

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  16. Bernie Vs. Bezos: Amazon and Sanders Are Duking It Out Over Warehouse Working ConditionsRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2018 | Global Logistics/Supply Chain

    ... but "unfortunately, Amazon could not accommodate me then." Sanders added that he is planning to visit a facility in Chester, Va., next month.

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  17. After Bernie Sanders rips Amazon, it fires backRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | Yahoo!

    ... center in Kenosha, Wisconsin last month but Amazon could not accommodate, plans to visit a fulfillment center in Chester, Virginia next month. Dave Clark, Amazon's head of global operations, sent an email to his team on Wednesday with the subject ...

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  18. Bernie Sanders fires back against Amazon, calling subsidy reliance 'absurd'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | TechCrunch

    ... Amazon could not accommodate me then. In September, I look forward to visiting the fulfillment center in Chester, Virginia, and working out the details with Amazon. We have heard from workers there, including Navy veteran Seth King, about unsafe ...

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  19. Amazon calls out Bernie Sanders for "misleading accusations"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | CBS News

    ... last month, but that Amazon was unable to accommodate him. He's now working out details for a visit to a center in Chester, Virginia, next month, Sanders said. Amazon defended its pay practices. The average hourly wage for a full-time worker at one ...

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  20. Ruth D. SouleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | Capital Weekly

    ... and her son-in-law, Sam Payson. Ruth is survivied by her daughters, Deanna Doughty and her husband, Eugene, of Chester, Va., Loraine Payson of Hope; two nephews, John and Spencer Dean of South Dakota. She also has four grandsons, two granddaughters; ...

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