Middlesex author wins Nero Award
Parks, who also won the Shamus Award in October, became the first person to garner both honors for the same book in the combined 60-year history of the Nero and the Shamus. That work, Parks’ debut mystery, Faces of the Gone, features the exploits of investigative reporter Carter Ross.
YMCA ‘Winter Wonderland’ is Thursday
The Middlesex Family YMCA will host its annual Winter Wonderland on Thursday, December 9, from 5-8 p.m. This event is open to all in the community and will celebrate the joy of the Christmas season.
Christmas Friends needs donations, delivery vans
Christmas Friends Inc. is up and running at full strength for its 25th year of helping the less fortunate of Middlesex County. An army of volunteers is shopping, wrapping gifts, and getting ready to deliver them on Saturday, December 18.
Thirteen to make debut at 115th annual Holly Ball
The annual Holly Ball, the fund-raising charitable arm supporting The Tidewater Foundation, was pleased to make 29 contributions in 2009 and donations in excess of $250,000 over the decade to many worthy entities in and around the Northern Neck and Tidewater areas.