Dredging of Broad Creek nearly complete
The dredging of Broad Creek in Deltaville is scheduled to be completed this Saturday, January 30, provided that adverse weather does not delay progress, said Brittany Brown, public affairs representative of the Norfolk District Army Corps of Engineers.
posted 01.29.2010Cryer Center: ‘A dream come true’
VIDEO: For years, volunteers of Hands Across Middlesex and Habitat for Humanity have held meetings around a kitchen table; kept clothing for the needy in a leaky metal building; and stored materials in facilities throughout the county. Now, there will be one central location for all activities—in a modern facility.video-CryerCenter-2-playlist
posted 01.27.2010Leash law could face referendum
Urbanna residents turned out Monday—again filling the town hall—to oppose the latest proposal that would stop dogs from running free in Urbanna. In a new twist, Urbanna residents may get a chance to vote on a referendum in May to decide if a leash law for dogs should be approved.
posted 01.27.2010Supervisors amend car repair policy
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors has agreed to allow the county sheriff’s office to do in-house maintenance and repairs to county-owned police vehicles—provided a certified maintenance person is approved in advance by county administrator Charles Culley.