Are barking dogs a part of country life?
On June 21 the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors tabled action on adding verbiage to include “domestic animal noises” in the county’s animal nuisance ordinance. The issue surfaced after Middlesex General District Court Judge Jeffrey W. Shaw dismissed charges that involved barking dogs.
Urbanna Boat Parade winners named
From star-spangled to outrageous, the Urbanna Boat Parade on Sunday featured 12 decorated vessels to the delight of hundreds of onlookers who gathered at the Urbanna Town Marina at Upton’s Point.
Family Boatbuilding week starts July 10 at museum
The Deltaville Maritime Museum is buzzin’ with sound and activities as the Boatshop volunteers get ready for the 9th annual Family Boatbuilding Week, July 10-16. Stop by the maritime park any time Monday through Friday, July 10-15, and watch the pieces of wood become eight floating watercraft.
‘Planet Full of Blues’ concert set for July 15
On Friday, July 15, from 6-9 p.m., the Gloucester-Mathews-Middlesex Animal Shelter will host “Woofstock 2011” at the shelter in Gloucester. The band “Planet Full of Blues” will donate a night of their blues music to the animals of the shelter.