Feeding hungry youngsters
A local BackPackBuddy Club has been started by Hands Across Middlesex and supported by many individuals, groups and organizations in the county, said Dave Cryer of The Cryer Center on Route 33 near Locust Hill.
posted 08.19.2010Tangier Island’s new health clinic to be dedicated
VIDEO: On Aug. 29, the 500 or so residents of Tangier Island will celebrate the culmination of a long-time dream: the opening of a modern health center that replaces a decaying clinic that’s more than 50 years past its prime.
posted 08.19.2010Town, condo developer continue to seek solution
The furor that marked previous public hearings on the proposed Urbanna Landing waterfront condominiums was absent Monday night when the Urbanna Town Council held another public hearing on the issue.
posted 08.19.2010Virginians help save $1.6 billion in 2010 census
The people of Virginia deserve credit for helping save an estimated $1.6 billion in costs for the 2010 census, William W. Hatcher, regional director of the Census Bureau, said today. Hatcher’s statement followed an announcement by Commerce Secretary Gary Locke that the decennial census would come in 22 percent under budget this year.