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  1. Amazon document: 'Do Not Call 911!' in the event of medical...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | SFGate

    ... from cardiac dysrhythmia of Amazon warehouse worker Jeff Lockhart Jr . Lockhart died while on a night shift at the Chester, Virginia, warehouse in 2013. Lockhart was found collapsed on the floor at 2:30 a.m. during his shift on January 18, one ...


  2. Internal Amazon document tells workers 'Do Not Call 911!' in the event of a medical emergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... from cardiac dysrhythmia of Amazon warehouse worker Jeff Lockhart Jr . Lockhart died while on a night shift at the Chester, Virginia, warehouse in 2013. Lockhart was found collapsed on the floor at 2:30 a.m. during his shift on January 18, one ...


  3. Chesterfield residents voice concerns over Route 10 trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Jon Capps lives at Harbour East Village off of Route 10 in Chester. He's putting together a petition to get a traffic light at the intersection of his neighborhood and a reduced speed limit, saying the amount of cars on the road at any time makes it extremely difficult and dangerous to get onto Route 10. "That would definitely help the traffic situation in the county on this corridor," Capps said.


  4. Call Federal plans 2nd retail branchRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 18 | Powhatan Today

    Call Federal signed a lease for 1,400 square feet of space in the Iron Bridge Marketplace in Chester and plans to open a retail branch there next fall. * Six-month introductory offer for subscribers who are not already part of some discount subscription plan.


  5. Two Men Accused of Plotting Attacks on Synagogues, ChurchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 |

    Ronald Beasley Chaney III, 33, was taken into custody Sunday after he attempted to purchase two guns, silencers and explosives from an undercover FBI agent posing as an illegal arms dealer, according to a criminal complaint filed in federal court in Richmond. Robert C. Doyle of Chester was arrested later on Sunday.


  6. Feds: White supremacists plotted to shoot or bomb black churches, Jewish synagoguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | The Washington Post

    ... to use the proceeds to "purchase land, stockpile weapons and train for the coming race war." Robert C. Doyle, 34, of Chester, Va., and Ronald B. Chaney III, 34, of Highland Springs, Va., were charged with gun conspiracy counts in the case, and the ...


  7. NEXT Bio-Research Services LLC Begins OperationsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 9 | BioSpace

    NEXT Bio-Research Services LLC officially began operations October 1 in 6000 square feet of leased space in the Ironbridge Medical Park, Chester, VA. NEXT Bio continues a 23-year history of providing comprehensive integrated project support to investigators in the biotech and pharmaceutical sectors and in providing medical testing services to physicians using state-of-the-art platforms.


  8. Pathway to poverty: Life along Jefferson Davis HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 | Powhatan Today

    ... running parallel to Interstate 95. At 4:20 a.m., he is out the door and on his way to his job at a restaurant in Chester. He usually arrives by 6 a.m., just in time to fire up the kitchen and open for breakfast. For three years, the 57-year-old has ...


  9. Amazon says they've made changes to avoid traffic in ChesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    In the next few weeks, thousands of additional cars will be rolling through some neighborhoods in Chester, Va. However, residents are very concerned about the change.


  10. Autumn read: Paranormal Petersburg-Virginia & the Tri-Cities AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 2 |

    ... towns of Petersburg, Dinwiddie, Colonial Heights, Prince George County, Hopewell, Enon, Ettrick-Matoaca, and Chester in search of the unknown. Everyone likes a tale about Edgar Allen Poe . Does Poe and his lovely bride still frequent at Hiram Haines ...


  11. Woodholme's David Hutsell wins MAPGA Professional ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 1 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... total to 1-under par and win by one stroke over Rick Schuller , PGA head professional at Swaders Sports Park in Chester, Va., and Frank O'Connell , PGA assistant pro at Springfield (Va.) Golf & Country Club. Heading into the final round trailing ...


  12. Driver charged with reckless driving in Rt. 10 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 28 | NBC12

    A driver faces a charge of reckless driving in a crash that tied up traffic on Tuesday morning in Chester. A vehicle was headed east on Route 10 around 6:30 a.m. when another vehicle tried to turn left onto Old Bermuda Hundred Road in front of it, according to Chesterfield Police.


  13. Do Not Call 911! The Life and Death of an Amazon Warehouse TempRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | Slashdot

    So, one can hardly wait to see how Amazon and Carney will respond to The Life and Death of an Amazon Warehouse Temp , Dave Jamieson's epic new HuffPo piece on what the future of low-wage work really looks like. Jamieson tells the heartbreaking tale of Jeff Lockhart Jr., who through some workforce sleight-of-hand was when he met his maker after he collapsed in aisle A-215 of Amazon's Chester, VA fulfillment center and laid unconscious beneath shelves stocked with Tupperware and heating pads.


  14. Highs and Lows: Some of the best, worst of the weekRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2015 | Observer

    ... needs to be done with it. It will soon be sent to Albany where it will be refurbished and eventually transferred to Chester, Virginia. The sadness we feel is remembering when the ship was in good condition before it was sent to Buffalo following a ...


  15. Adventures at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Observer

    Work to transport the Sea Lion from Barcelona Harbor began Thursday morning as it heads to Albany and eventually to its destination at Henricus Historical Park in Chester, Virginia. Henricus Citie Militia, a volunteer group working with the historical park to recreate the second English settlement, will restore the ship to its former elegant state after stabilization work is completed by a company in Albany.


  16. The Life and Death of an Amazon Warehouse TempRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Switched

    ... the bass on the stereo system he'd customized himself, and headed for the Amazon fulfillment center in nearby Chester, Virginia, just south of Richmond. When the warehouse opened its doors in 2012, there were about 37,000 unemployed people living ...


  17. New Kroger Marketplace opens in Chester on WednesdayRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2015 | Virginia Business

    The Kroger Co. will hold a grand opening Wednesday for the Richmond region's newest Kroger Marketplace store in the Chester area of Chesterfield County.


  18. Chesterfield Fire and EMS awards honor life-saving effortsRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2015 | Hopewell News

    Firefighters and medics, paid and volunteers, and even everyday citizens were recognized for going above and beyond to save lives during the Chesterfield Fire and EMS annual awards ceremony held Oct. 6 at Victory Tabernacle Church of God in Midlothian. Volunteer Firefighter of the Year Among those honored was Firefighter Edgar A. Martindale IV of the Chester Volunteer Fire Department, who was named Volunteer Firefighter of the Year.


  19. Autumn rail excursions plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Farmville Herald

    ... Tickets may be purchased online at: www.odcnrhs or by mail at Old Dominion Chapter, NRHS, P.O. Box 3131, Chester, VA 23831. For more information call 804-231-4324 and leave message. Net proceeds of these trips help fund the railroad preservation and ...


  20. Governor visits Ecoff Elementary SchoolRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2015 | Hopewell News

    CAITLIN DAVIS / STAFF PHOTOS Gov. McAuliffe talks with the students of the pre-k program at Ecoff Elementary School in Chester. CHESTERFIELD - The governor of Virginia paid a visit to Ecoff Elementary School in Chester last Thursday.


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