Crab stock in a tailspin
Recent Chesapeake Bay blue crab population figures show crabs are at the same low levels as in 2008 when the federal government declared the situation a “commercial fishery failure.”
posted 08.20.2014‘Million dollar rains’ boost most crops
Realtors say the three most important factors for property value are “location, location, location.” It turns out that’s also true for farmers this season, especially if they planted corn, which is very dependent on rain.
posted 08.13.2014More students bring an ‘unanticipated’ increase in state aid
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors learned last week that the county has received carryover funds from additional state aid for public schools.
posted 08.13.2014Fire damages home in Topping
An electric clothes dryer probably caused a fire that damaged a two-story house addition Friday on Quail Hollow Road, off of Regent Road, in Topping.