Xmas Friends needs deliverers, vans & more funds
It’s almost time for Christmas Friends Inc. to deliver hundreds of gifts to those in need in Middlesex County. Drivers and delivery vans (with back seats removed) will be needed on Saturday, December 17, from 8 a.m. to noon. Chrysler and Dodge vans with stow-and-go seats are ideal, but most vans have seats that are easily removed.
posted 12.09.2011‘Deltaville Lights’: a tradition for all to enjoy
When too much is not enough, Stephen Blue just adds more lights to his popular “Deltaville Lights” Christmas display at Mason Realty in Deltaville. What started in 2002 with 15,000 lights has blossomed into a mega-extravaganza with 77,000 lights. (That’s not a misprint.) Blue’s display uses about 180 amps of electricity–nearly as many amps as a large house.
posted 12.07.2011Police return majority of town’s financial records
Most of the Town of Urbanna’s financial records that were seized by Virginia State Police in June were returned last week, said town attorney Andy Bury. However, Virginia State Police Special Agent Accountant Jennifer S. Brown kept a portion of those records, said Bury.
posted 12.07.2011Saluda-area sewage plant talks to reopen
In a letter to supervisors, Dr. James C. Pyne, Chief of the Small Communities Division of HRSD, said his board has directed staff to begin analyzing what plans are feasible for a sewage plant to be located in the central part of Middlesex, and specifically to investigate the possibility of sanitary service districts in this area of the county and possibly others.