Election date change may increase voter turnout
The Urbanna Town Council approved a resolution asking the Virginia General Assembly to amend the town charter so town elections can be held in November. Currently, the town election is in May. Last year the State Board of Elections notified the town it would no longer fund any costs for May elections.
posted 01.26.2011Looking for ways to wake up Urbanna
Urbanna’s potential is sleeping, according to some town residents and business owners. “For all our challenges, the potential and beauty emerges way before our problems,” said Lee Chewning, a member of the Urbanna Town Council.
posted 01.26.2011Five escape house fire
A furnace fire that got out of control spread to the chimney of a house on Courthouse Drive just east of Saluda on Monday, January 24, about 6:15 p.m. Upper Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department firefighter Will Bristow and Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department firefighter Joanna Forrer were among the first on the scene
posted 01.26.2011Send us your best tips for staying healthy and happy.
How do you stay healthy, wealthy and wise? Send us your best tips for staying healthy and happy. Drop us a line or two, with your advice. Your tip may appear in the Bay Healthstyles supplement to be published February 24.