No SUP for condos
The Urbanna Planning Commission recommended the town council deny a rezoning request regarding the former Liberty at Compass Quay hotel on Urbanna Creek. Developers have proposed changing the hotel into condominiums, and need a Special Use Permit (SUP) to do so.
posted 03.30.2011Filling faces five felony embezzlement charges
The grand jury charges that Filling "did unlawfully and feloniously, wrongfully and fraudulently and knowingly use, dispose of, conceal or embezzle" a total of $50,371 from the rescue squad between April 2, 2005 and December 31, 2010.
posted 03.29.2011Vandals hit MES, sports complex
Two acts of vandalism that appear to be related took place either late Thursday night or early Friday morning at Middlesex Elementary School (MES) and the Middlesex Sports Complex, reported Sgt. V.A. (Trey) Blake of the Middlesex Sheriff’s Office.
posted 03.23.2011Appraiser: Real estate values are nearly flat
Preliminary data indicates that 132 houses were sold in Middlesex County between July 2009 and December 31, 2010, and those houses sold at 99.6% of their 2008 assessed value, said Steven I. Wampler, a partner in Wampler-Eanes Appraisal Group, which is currently reassessing Middlesex real estate.