Christmas Friends Inc. needs volunteers
Santa’s helpers will have to work quickly in 2013 to meet an early delivery date of Saturday, December 14. That gives volunteers just three more weeks to buy, wrap, sort and deliver thousands of gifts.
posted 11.20.2013Water issues dominate town council meeting
The tap could run dry for Urbanna water customers who ignore water bills. On Monday town administrator Holly Gailey told the Urbanna Town Council she has mailed water shut-off notices to 31 customers, 20 of whom are renters.
posted 11.20.2013Daytime lane closure tomorrow on Norris Bridge
Motorists can expect brief delays on Route 3 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 19, for bridge deck patching on the Robert O. Norris Bridge. Traffic will be reduced to a single lane over a small section of the bridge.
posted 11.18.2013Sheriff says festival parade created a public safety problem
Middlesex Sheriff David Bushey was upset that Saturday’s festival parade took 77 minutes to pass through town. He contended the Urbanna Oyster Festival Foundation, sponsor of the festival, created a public safety issue by not properly advertising the routes of Friday’s Fireman’s Parade and Saturday’s festival parade.