MVFD weighs building options
The cost to meet Urbanna’s Historic District building code could cause the Urbanna Firehouse addition to be built at Cooks Corner, fire chief Ray Burch told the Urbanna Planning Commission at its April 28 meeting. The Urbanna Firehouse is in the Urbanna Historic District and changes to the building’s appearance must be approved by the town.
posted 05.04.2011Gemerek retires as president of Bay Aging
Following two months of closed door sessions and secret motions, Bay Aging’s board of directors on April 28 accepted the retirement of agency president Allyn Gemerek, effective April 30. His departure came three months after the board learned of two state audits questioning financial and administrative procedures at the agency.
posted 05.04.2011Submit photos to The Rivah Visitor’s Guide!
Submit your photos of people having fun at the Rivah! Please include the names of the people in the photo, location and a brief description of what's happening in the photo. Send them to by May 13. Your photo may appear in the next Rivah Visitor's Guide!
posted 05.02.2011To Delaware by air
On Tuesday, April 19, three days after the tornado, the Hurds got an unusual letter. In the envelope was a canceled check for $35 from 2001. It had been found in Georgetown, Delaware.
posted 05.02.2011Re-districting plan explained
Creating five voting districts in Middlesex County would be one way to equalize voting strength throughout the county, Middlesex County Administrator Charles Culley told an audience at the Deltaville Community Association (DCA) meeting on April 21.
posted 04.29.2011Gemerek steps down as president of Bay Aging
Following two months of closed door sessions and secret motions, Bay Aging’s board of directors on April 28 accepted the retirement of agency president, Allyn Gemerek, 67. The retirement is effective April 30.