County faces $100,000 suit for ‘pain, suffering and inconvenience’
Middlesex County has been sued in U.S. Federal Court by Guy Ferrante and Deborah Shay Ferrante of Springfield for $100,000 in damages for “pain, suffering and inconvenience.” The suit was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia and involves the county’s personal property tax on Mr. Ferrante’s boat.
posted 11.26.2013Making a difference in the lives of children
For 17 years Greg and Pam Seay of Hartfield have shared their home and boundless love with more than 30 foster children. That’s not exactly what they had planned when they married in 1994. They wanted a traditional family.
posted 11.26.2013A day that changed America
In an instant, innocence was lost. It’s been 50 years since President John F. Kennedy was assassinated, and the anniversary this Friday, November 22, brings back memories of those dark days. Questions of what might have been linger five decades later.
posted 11.20.2013Storm-water program will increase permit fees
The storm-water management program is a mandate ordered through the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The intent of the program is to reduce storm-water runoff into the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries.