Dr. David Nichols: A legacy of love & compassion
VIDEO: Dr. David Nichols is a quiet man in voice and mannerisms. Yet, his call for help to improve medical care for some 500 citizens on Virginia’s tiny island of Tangier roared across the Chesapeake Bay and echoed around the nation.
posted 09.01.2010Film depicts Dr. Nichols’ dedication to Tangier Island
This video is an excerpt from the documentary "Tangier Medicine: The Island Doctor." It is the story of one man’s determination to make a difference in an isolated community that struggles with access to healthcare. Tangier Medicine is a heartwarming portrait of a place and people unlike anywhere you’ve ever seen!
posted 09.01.2010Bleak future for damaged section of Stormont Road
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors had two motions on the floor on August 17—one to “abandon” Route 629 (Stormont Road) across Healy’s Millpond dam and another to “discontinue use” of that section of damaged road. Both motions died for lack of seconds.
posted 08.26.2010What does ‘public’ mean?
The Urbanna Town Council’s public hearing on the condominium site plan, held August 16, lacked the furor of previous public hearings on the controversial condos. That is, until town resident Bob Calves spoke.