Model train club preserves memories of yesteryear
Once upon a time the train was the focal point of many towns, some of which owed their very existence to the railroad. The howl of a whistle announced the arrival of the train that was bringing passengers, news, mail and goods that otherwise the townspeople would do without.
Christmas Friends gifts delivered; donations are $4,100 below goal
Christmas Friends has nearly completed another year of helping the needy. With just a few hitches, over 350 gift bags, bicycles and other riding toys were delivered throughout Middlesex County last Saturday. The effort involved 13 private vans and a crew of 26 volunteers.
Wanted: Unforgettable wedding moments
Was your wedding memorable because your spouse grabbed the microphone and sang you an impromptu, romantic ballad, or maybe because your new mother-in-law fell down on the dance floor? What made your wedding day unforgettable? Was it a funny or unexpected moment? The Southside Sentinel readers want to know.
Urbanna decorating contest winners named
The winners of the Urbanna Christmas Decoration Contest sponsored by the Urbanna Business Association were announced last week. The top three places in each category received ribbons.
Photo exhibit features county’s ‘timeless structures’
“Timeless Structures from Middlesex County Enrich Our History.”
The exhibit is in the Cooks Corner Office Complex public meeting room on Route 33. The purpose of the exhibit is to remind all county residents of the wonderful treasures they have and to work toward preserving and reusing them.