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TailGator

CARS is sponsoring a half-day tailgate hamfest event that is open to all Amateur Radio operators and the public. Tailgate spots are available for those selling Amateur Radio related equipment. (or if your XYL needs you to clear out some unused equipment.) Features Meet & talk all things Ham Radio. Read More …

Junk in the Trunk

Junk in the Trunk  Olde Fashion Amateur Radio “Tailgate” Flea Market Presented by Stu – WA4JUO Date:  Saturday April 9, 2022     Time: 8:00 A. M. Until 12:00 Noon Location: 1577 Wilroy Road-Suffolk, VA 23434 “River Creek Executive Centre Parking Lot” Cost: PORTA POTTY $$ Donations Collected at the Gate This Read More …

CARS awarded the Governor’s 2021 Virginia Fire Service Award for Civilian Excellence in Virginia Fire Service Support

We are proud to announced that the Chesapeake Amateur Radio Service (CARS) was recognized with the Governor’s 2021 Virginia Fire Service Award for Civilian Excellence in Virginia Fire Service Support! In his nomination letter, City of Chesapeake, VA Fire Chief EE Elliott specifically cited CARS members for “the critical service Read More …