Second Annual Virginia Half-Shell Oyster Tasting
Tidewater Oyster Gardeners Association and Kelsick Specialty Market announce the Second Annual Virginia Half-Shell Oyster Tasting, to be held from 1 - 4 pm on Saturday November 12, 2011. Fresh oysters from each of six local oyster aquaculture farms will be available for comparative tasting, along with a presentation on how to taste oysters and a demonstration of oyster shucking techniques.
posted 09.05.2011Irene not as strong as feared, but many still without power
“Well, it’s not nearly as bad as we thought it was going to be, and we were mighty lucky it wasn’t,” said Channel 12 news reporter and anchor Tara Morgan as she stood Sunday morning on the beach at Stingray Point in Deltaville. Thankfully, Hurricane Irene did not pack the wallop of Isabel, but the storm did leave some nasty scars.
posted 08.31.2011Mathews Market Days set for September 9-10
Mathews Market Days will be held on the Courthouse Green in the heart of Mathews Court House on Friday, September 9, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Saturday, September 10, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
On Saturday evening the annual Street Dance will be from 8-11 p.m. Admission and parking are free.
posted 08.31.201110th anniversary of 9-11… We want your comments.
The world changed forever on September 11, 2001. Terrorists flew planes into the World Trade Center and Pentagon. In an instant, the United States had an enemy that was like no other. The Department of Homeland Security was created. Airports became checkpoints.