Free clothing fair for children is Monday at MES
A Children’s Clothing Fair, sponsored by the Middlesex Partners In Progress, the staff of Middlesex Elementary School (MES), and volunteers from various community organizations, will be held on Monday, March 28, at MES from 4:30-7:30 p.m.
posted 03.23.2011Habitat House dedicated
A house is something many take for granted. For others, owning a house is but a dream. Thanks to Habitat for Humanity, Charlotte and John Dandy and their extended family of six boys now have a “home.”
posted 03.16.2011Penny tax hike may go toward dredging creeks
During a budget work session last week, the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors discussed the possibility of raising the real estate tax rate one cent to generate $218,000 a year to accumulate funds for the dredging of established U.S. Army Corps of Engineers creeks in the county.
posted 03.16.2011Operational funds down in proposed school budget
Assistant school superintendent Dr. James Lane reported that if school officials are going to consider a raise for teachers, this is the year to do it. He noted the Middlesex school system is extremely fortunate for the amount of state aid that schools will receive in the FY12 budget.