‘Top Chef’ visits area
A five-time James Beard Award Winner and many times Restaurateur of the Year, American celebrity chef Tom Colicchio and two of his associates were guests at the Hope and Glory Inn in Irvington.
Job fair is Saturday in Kilmarnock
A new entertainment center will open in February in Kilmarnock and will host a job fair on Saturday, January 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information about the job fair or the entertainment center, visit http://www.435play.com
or call the Kilmarnock Inn at 804-435-0034.
Fire chief reflects on 34-year career
January 1, 2010 marked the end of an era as Bill Thrift stepped down after 34 years of service as chief of the Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department of Urbanna. Thrift recalls his first or second year with the company. The firemen went to fight a furnace fire on Taylor Avenue.
Christmas Friends has another successful season
Christmas Friends Inc. had another successful year thanks to a generous community that donated money and time. In its 24th year, the gift-giving program helped 171 children and 129 senior adults who met strict guidelines for need.