Without a treasurer, Urbanna in violation of state code, town charter
Urbanna has been operating without a town treasurer since March 25, 2013, and town resident Janet Smith raised a “point of order” near the end of the Urbanna Town Council meeting on Monday, June 16, 2014, that the state code and town charter require the town to have a treasurer.
posted 06.18.2014New seafood market near Urbanna
Urbanna Seafood Market, located on the dock at Shores and Ruark on Robinson Creek, is a new seafood retail store where a wide variety of local and international seafood can be purchased uncooked or cooked for carry-out, or eaten on picnic tables on the dock overlooking the creek.
posted 06.18.2014What killed the oyster larvae?
Virginia’s oyster industry got a shock in March when one of its most productive hatcheries lost several hundred million oyster larvae. The larvae mysteriously all died or stopped producing, and then started producing again last week.
posted 06.18.2014Museum’s ‘Make a Wish’ fountain dedicated
The new “Make A Wish” fountain in the courtyard of the Events Pavilion at the Deltaville Maritime Museum was dedicated on Saturday.