Marina’s mural depicts area boating history
The three-sided mural, painted by Burgess artist Nancy Fuchs under the direction of marina owners Ken and Karen Knull, highlights a sailing map of the area, an active regatta scene, and a pictorial history of local boating designs called “Bay Beginnings.”
posted 10.05.2010Jackson Creek needs dredging
The channel at the mouth of Jackson Creek in Deltaville is narrowing and officials met last week at Deltaville Boat Yard to discuss the possibility of having the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers widen the entrance, reported supervisor Carlton Revere at a September 21 board meeting.
posted 09.29.2010Wings & Wheels wows 3,600
SLIDESHOW: Early on, basic transportation evolved into a metallic art form, and transportation took to the air. Some fine examples from the first 100 years of transportation technology assembled for Wings & Wheels 2010 last Saturday at Hummel Field in Topping.
posted 09.29.2010County meals tax on ballot
Counties may only enact a meals tax if approved by voters in a binding referendum. The exact wording of the referendum on the ballot reads: “Should the Board of Supervisors levy a Food and Beverage Tax within Middlesex County, Virginia?”