Pee wee pumpkin picker
Evelyn Vergara stacks pumpkins and gourds at last Saturday’s Urbanna Farmers’ Market, getting ready to sell the autumn decorations that were grown by her parents, Rebecca and Brandon Vergara, on their farm near Water View. Fall begins on Monday, September 22.
posted 09.17.2014Mayor candidates favor keeping town incorporated
Both candidates for the office of Urbanna Mayor in the upcoming November 4 election addressed the Middlesex Kiwanis Club and about 20 members of the public on September 8. The forum was held at Urbanna United Methodist Church.
posted 09.17.2014‘Spice’ store owners sentenced to 10 years in prison
The owners of a Gloucester store that sold synthetic marijuana and synthetic amphetamines were each sentenced recently to 10 years in prison, followed by 3 years of supervised release, and were ordered to forfeit $425,000 as proceeds of their drug distribution activities.
posted 09.17.2014Will water-usage issue affect future development?
Saluda District supervisor Pete Mansfield questioned the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) approach to maintaining the long-term life of the Potomac River Aquifer at the September 2 Middlesex County Board of Supervisors meeting in Saluda.