Scavenger hunt is July 30 in Urbanna
The public is invited to come out and join the fun on Saturday, July 30. There is an “Around Town Scavenger Hunt” beginning in Taber Park in Urbanna starting at 3 p.m. The event is a community service project of Urbanna Oyster Festival Queen contestant Emily Moore and her Little Miss Spat contestant, Abigail Smiley.
Planning For Retirement In A Tough Economy
You don’t necessarily need to scrap your retirement dreams because of a bad economy. While many older Americans have seen their nest eggs decimated by a troubled economy, some smart planning and open dialogue can keep your retirement on track.
‘Wounded Warriors’ enjoy relaxing sail on the river
On Saturday, July 9, some local yachtsmen had the opportunity to welcome four “Wounded Warriors” from Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Silver Spring, Md., and their family members to Urbanna for an afternoon of sailing on the Rappahannock River.
Animal shelter to celebrate 2nd birthday with ‘Woofstock’
The “new” Gloucester-Mathews-Middlesex Animal Shelter in Gloucester County is now two years old. How time flies! It seems only yesterday that the 15,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art shelter opened its doors.
‘Great Skiff Race’ is Saturday at Maritime Museum
The Family Boatbuilding Week “Great Skiff Race” stage is set. This Saturday, July 16, at 10 a.m., on the maritime park’s waterfront, these newly-built craft will meet their first challenge as they begin the 9th annual “Great Skiff Race,” a tongue-in-cheek, splash-filled race for Family Boatbuilding Week (FBW) “braggin’ rights.”