Sunday’s rain too late for corn crop
Sunday’s rain came too late to help a Middlesex County corn crop that has been devastated by lack of rain, record heat and drying winds the past two months.
posted 07.21.2010Council works on condo dispute
The debate over condos on Urbanna Creek, proposed by Potomac Timber Investments, will continue on August 16 at 7 p.m. when the Urbanna Town Council holds another public hearing on the proposed site plan.
posted 07.21.2010South Korean delegation visits VIMS
A group of high-ranking government officials from the Republic of Korea visited the Virginia Institute of Marine Science on June 17 to learn about the Institute's research and how it helps guide the sustainable management of marine resources in Chesapeake Bay and other coastal waters.
posted 07.20.2010Study can help minimize impact of dredge spoils
Dredging of navigational channels in Chesapeake Bay is crucial to maintaining Virginia's role as a leading gateway for international shipping, particularly with the advent of deeper-draft container vessels.