Revere named YMCA Volunteer of the Year
At the annual meeting of the Peninsula Metropolitan YMCA at the Hampton Coliseum Convention Center on February 18, Sally Gayle Revere of Hartfield was named the Volunteer of the Year of the Middlesex Family YMCA.
MVFD Oyster Roast is Saturday
The Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department and its Ladies Auxiliary will hold their annual Oyster Roast from 5 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 6, at the Urbanna Firehouse. Tickets for the all-you-can-eat event are $20.
Free eye and ear clinic is Saturday
A free eye and ear clinic for the uninsured and underinsured residents of the Middle Peninsula (Gloucester, Mathews and Middlesex counties) will be held Saturday, March 6, at the Church of St. Francis DeSales in Mathews.
Urbanna artist returns from Antarctic experience
Many people go south in February. Fine art photographer H. Trainor Roden of Urbanna took it to the extreme, heading 7,000 miles south to the ice-laden continent of Antarctica.