Proposal would remove most waterfront properties from Urbanna Historic District
Not so very long ago, a developer proposed building three-story condos on Urbanna Creek near the bridge. Only one citizen spoke at the Urbanna Town Council public hearing on that special use permit in 2006. That same night, council approved the permit with a 4-3 vote. Many town citizens were shocked.
posted 12.03.2014Christmas Friends needs donations
This holiday season, gifts from Christmas Friends Inc. will be the only Christmas that some people have. Now is a good time to remember the less fortunate of Middlesex County. Last year, Christmas Friends spent $25,920 on gifts for 210 children and 90 elderly or disabled adults.
posted 12.03.2014Urbanna man dies following Route 17 two-vehicle crash
On Saturday, November 29, at approximately 11:30 a.m., the Virginia State Police was called upon to investigate a two-vehicle accident that occurred southbound Route 17 at the intersection of Route 615 in Middlesex County, about a mile from the Saluda exit.
posted 12.01.2014Longtime fire department volunteers are Christmas Parade grand marshals
The Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department Woman’s Auxiliary has named Jimmie and June Williams of Urbanna as this year’s grand marshals of the Annual Urbanna Hometown Christmas Parade set for Friday, December 5, at 7 p.m.