Middlesex presses to preserve Potomac Aquifer
At the November 4 Middlesex County Board of Supervisors meeting, Saluda district supervisor Pete Mansfield continued his quest to preserve the Potomac Aquifer and save the loss of potable drinking water in eastern Virginia.
posted 12.03.2014Proposal would remove most waterfront properties from Urbanna Historic District
Not so very long ago, a developer proposed building three-story condos on Urbanna Creek near the bridge. Only one citizen spoke at the Urbanna Town Council public hearing on that special use permit in 2006. That same night, council approved the permit with a 4-3 vote. Many town citizens were shocked.
posted 12.03.2014Christmas Friends needs donations
This holiday season, gifts from Christmas Friends Inc. will be the only Christmas that some people have. Now is a good time to remember the less fortunate of Middlesex County. Last year, Christmas Friends spent $25,920 on gifts for 210 children and 90 elderly or disabled adults.
posted 12.03.2014Urbanna man dies following Route 17 two-vehicle crash
On Saturday, November 29, at approximately 11:30 a.m., the Virginia State Police was called upon to investigate a two-vehicle accident that occurred southbound Route 17 at the intersection of Route 615 in Middlesex County, about a mile from the Saluda exit.