Wings & Wheels wows 3,600
SLIDESHOW: Early on, basic transportation evolved into a metallic art form, and transportation took to the air. Some fine examples from the first 100 years of transportation technology assembled for Wings & Wheels 2010 last Saturday at Hummel Field in Topping.
posted 09.29.2010County meals tax on ballot
Counties may only enact a meals tax if approved by voters in a binding referendum. The exact wording of the referendum on the ballot reads: “Should the Board of Supervisors levy a Food and Beverage Tax within Middlesex County, Virginia?”
posted 09.29.2010Middlesex considers joining Civil War memorial
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors is considering creating a local Sesquicentennial Committee to join the State of Virginia in the commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Middlesex has a colorful Civil War history which, if promoted properly, could be beneficial to the county.
posted 09.29.2010Town studies developers’ latest offer
Urbanna Town Council postponed voting on a waterfront condominiums site plan that was submitted 2.5 hours before a council meeting on Monday, September 20. Four council members said they needed time to study the plan for the 14 condos proposed for Urbanna Yachting Center on Urbanna Creek.