Town hall project progresses
Work began recently on the renovation to the exterior of the Urbanna Town Hall. A section of stucco siding fell off the building about two years ago and in October the town council authorized a $106,000 contract. There was a minor addition regarding electrical work, which added about $1,500-2,000 to the cost.
posted 11.30.2016Three hurt in boat fire at Water View
A boat fire at Millstone Public Landing in Water View Saturday morning resulted in two juveniles and an adult being transported to Riverside Walter Reed Hospital in Gloucester with burns to the face and hands, reported VMRC media director Laurie Naismith.
posted 11.30.2016Seaport Foundation in Deltaville works to preserve colonial maritime history
Colonial Virginia’s maritime history is being brought to life by the Colonial Seaport Foundation Inc. (CSF) in Deltaville. The organization is presently rebuilding and modifying a 50-foot ketch (two-masted sailboat) into a replica of a 1768 Virginia sloop.
posted 11.30.2016A Kids First success story
“The test results are in that prove Kids First closes the typical gap in school preparedness between socio-economically challenged children and their more fortunate peers.”