Christmas Friends Inc. surpasses $25,000 goal
With $1,100 in donations last week, Christmas Friends Inc. has exceeded its 2010 fund-raising goal of $25,000.
Rev. Martin Luther King Day is Monday
Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a national holiday, will be celebrated Monday, January 17. Schools and all government offices will be closed in honor of the civil rights leader.
County & state offices closed for Lee-Jackson Day
Lee–Jackson Day is a holiday celebrated in the Commonwealth of Virginia and 10 other states for the birthdays of Confederate Civil War generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson. It will be celebrated this Friday, January 14, and most state and Middlesex County offices will be closed.
Artists invited to display work at The Gallery
The Mathews Art Group (MAG) has a valentine’s gift for budding artists. Through the month of February, The Gallery, which is operated by a local art cooperative, will display—without charge—the work of aspiring artists in any medium.