State oyster harvest best since 1986
Virginia’s oyster harvest surged another 24% last year, sailing past 650,000 bushels, the most in almost three decades, Governor Terry McAuliffe announced last week.
posted 11.24.2015Santa to visit with children at Deltaville Firehouse
The lighting of the Deltaville Love Light Tree, musical entertainment, and a visit from Santa are set for 4-6 p.m. on Sunday, November 29, at the Lower Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department (LMVFD) firehouse in Deltaville.
posted 11.24.2015HRSD proposes refilling aquifer
Using water once is not enough. The Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD) is proposing to inject wastewater, which has been treated to drinking water quality, back into the Potomac Aquifer from which it came.
posted 11.18.2015Launching the Oyster Trail
An oyster-shucking ceremony held at the Tides Inn in Irvington launched the celebration of the Virginia Oyster Trail with a reception featuring Virginia oysters, wine, beer and craft spirits. (Photo by Renss Greene)