Today is the deadline for Letters to Santa
Letters must be emailed, faxed, delivered or mailed to the Sentinel office no later than 5 p.m. on Thursday, December 16—earlier if possible—in order to appear in the special section.
Letters should include the child’s first and last name, age, and community of residence.
posted 12.13.2010Fire destroys Stormont home
“I’m just glad I got out of there,” said Bass, who didn’t take anything with her. “That stuff doesn’t matter.” Bass was wearing shorts and a light shirt and she accepted a firefighter’s offer to sit in a warm truck. Hands Across Middlesex, which distributes used clothes, was called for help.
posted 12.08.2010Dog attacks reported in Urbanna
Halpin said his wife’s Cairn terrier, which weighs about 25 pounds, was in its front yard with two men on Sunday afternoon when the pack of dogs came out of the woods. Halpin described the dogs as a black pit bull, a black Lab and a brown mutt.
posted 12.08.2010Proffers found; supervisors oppose draining of pond
Supervisors agreed to write a letter to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers opposing Ruark’s pending application to create “compensatory wetland and stream banks” by draining Healy’s Millpond.