Sea-level study brings good and bad news to Hampton Roads
A new study of local sea-level trends by researchers at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) brings both good and bad news to localities concerned with coastal inundation and flooding along the shores of Chesapeake Bay.
posted 12.20.2010Condo lawsuit court hearing due Monday
The Potomac Timber Investments’ lawsuit against the Urbanna Town Council is scheduled for a hearing in Middlesex Circuit Court on Monday, December 20, at 9:30 a.m. The docket indicates 3 hours have been set aside for the hearing before Judge R. Bruce Long.
posted 12.15.2010Supervisors have no plans to build sewage treatment plant in Saluda
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to send a letter to the Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD) that the county is currently not interested in committing to a central sewage treatment system that would serve the courthouse complex and surrounding Saluda area.
posted 12.15.2010Jackson Creek Cruise warms the heart with Christmas cheer
A cobalt blue sky reflected in Jackson Creek, setting the stage for the first ever “sunset cruise” of the Jackson Creek Christmas Cruise in Deltaville last Friday. In the fading sunlight, Christmas decorations accented boats, docks and houses on both branches of Jackson Creek.