[Posted on Feb 20, 2019 | 152 views]
Gavin Grimm a former GHS student whose discrimination lawsuit against the Gloucester School Board over its bathroom policy is still pending, spoke Tuesday at a public hearing on a new restroom policy proposal. Photo by Kim Robins
Prior to the hearing, David Corrigan, the board’s attorney in the matter, explained the new proposal is part of ongoing suit settlement talks. If a settlement is not reached, the suit is scheduled to be heard in federal district court this summer. Photo by Kim Robins
 

{image_1} The new policy would replace the one adopted by the board in 2014 that limited male and female restroom use to corresponding biological genders.


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Transgender bathroom policy - Gloucester board takes no action following Tuesday’s hearing

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The new policy would replace the one adopted by the board in 2014 that limited male and female restroom use to corresponding biological genders.

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Mathews board in turmoil; Love resigns

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Love’s resignation letter cited betrayal and a comment by staff that the board had “made Mathews a laughing stock.”

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Smith appointed to JDR court

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Smith’s seat as Commonwealth’s Attorney is up for election in November.

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$17.2M budget proposal heads to supervisors

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The budget now heads to the county board of supervisors for its consideration.

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G-M Care Clinic expands eligibility criteria

It recently expanded its eligibility criteria.

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Volunteer sought for county board

The group meets on the first Tuesday of each month.

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Rain, rain …

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Will it ever go away?

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Mathews Museum to hold annual meeting Monday

Monday’s meeting will include a tour of the building.

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Comments being sought on local workforce plan

Comments on the plan must be submitted in writing by Friday, Feb. 22.

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Orth, James seek to retain seats on Gloucester board

The two emphasized that they want to carry on the legacy of the current board of supervisors’ ability to work together for the betterment of the county.

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Longtime employee seeks Commissioner of Revenue

Jo Anne Harris said she has worked in that office for 25 years.

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In the General Assembly

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Moving past controversy, lawmakers work on taxes, other issues

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A Valentine’s tale of a love meant to be … eventually

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Couple finally gets together after nearly four decades

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