| Jun 24, 2013
| 10:38 AM
The Virginia Department of Transportation has awarded up to $1 million to Gloucester County for work at the intersection of T.C. Walker Road and Route 17.
Under the terms of the award, VDOT will pay half of the total construction costs of the road...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Traditional grocery stores like Food Lion, Farm Fresh and Harris Teeter are facing stiff competition in the Tidewater market, according to a new report by Food World, an industry publication.
According to the report, Food Lion holds the largest market...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:16 AM
Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli will dine at Bangkok Noi on Main Street on Friday in an event open to the public.
The event begins at noon and Cuccinelli will give a short presentation followed by a question and answer session, according to...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 7:14 PM
In Virginia the most common tick bite comes from the Lone Star tick. "You'll pick up 50 to 100 Lone Stars for every one black-legged tick," said David Gaines, state entomologist. Yet Lyme Disease, carried exclusively by the immature black-legged, or...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 3:35 PM
GLOUCESTER — Saturday night’s “Symphony Under the Stars” featuring the Virginia Symphony orchestra led by conductor Maestro Benjamin Rous has been moved to the Gloucester High School auditorium due to inclement weather.
| May 28, 2013
| 9:51 PM
VIRGINIA BEACH — Gloucester's Makayla Jenkins pitched a one-hitter as the Dukes beat the First Colonial Patriots 1-0 Tuesday at Princess Anne High to secure their first berth in the Group AAA state softball tournament.
Jenkins struck out 10...
| May 31, 2013
| 7:31 AM
The inaugural "Summer Nights Market" on Main Street featuring a farmers market and live music kicks off its summer season Wednesday afternoon.
The weekly Wednesday afternoon and evening farmers market will feature local produce, food, arts and crafts on...
| May 24, 2013
| 8:33 AM
The 7th annual "Symphony Under the Stars" is coming to Gloucester on June 8 on the lawn at the intersection of Main Street and Walter Reed Way.
The free concert, presented by the Cook Foundation, will be given at 8 p.m. by the Virginia Symphony...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 5:25 AM
Researcher Molly Mitchell will discuss on Thursday recommendations on responding to coastal flooding at the year's first "After Hours" lecture series at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science.
Mitchell was the lead author of a recent report that...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 8:13 AM
Kudos to Gloucester High School senior Kane Boyer who earned the Boys & Girls Club of the Virginia Peninsula 2013 Youth of the Year award earlier this month.
Boyer received the award at the group's annual board meeting. Boyer has been a member of the...
| Feb 3, 2013
Like many other small towns across the rural South, Williamsburg spent most of the late 1800s struggling to recover from the catastrophic effects of the Civil War.
Abandoned by many of its residents after Federal troops occupied the area in May 1862,...
| Jan 22, 2013
As I write this, we’ve just been through a week of lousy, rainy weather, the kind that makes me want to snuggle in the corner of my couch with a cup of tea at my side and a book in my hands. With the right book, I could be instantly transported from...