The Downtown Gloucester Historic District was among nine historic sites recently approved by the Virginia Department of Historic Resources for listing in the Virginia Landmarks Register.
Although it still has not made its final recommendations on sign ordinance revisions, the Gloucester County Planning Commission came a few steps closer during a meeting Thursday night in the colonial courthouse.
The Mathews County Planning Commission will consider whether to recommend adoption of the draft Comprehensive Plan 2030 at a 7 p.m. meeting on Tuesday, in the historic courthouse on Court Street.
Five Mathews restaurants are sponsoring a fundraiser for the Mathews Volunteer Fire Department from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20.
Monolithic Dome homes all over the United States, including one in Hayes, will be open for tours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, as part of the 10th annual Fall Dome Home Tour.
The sixth annual Dragon Run Day will be held from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at Thousand Trails Camp Resort, located on the shores of the Piankatank River off Route 198 five miles east of Glenns.
Gloucester High School is celebrating Homecoming 2010 this week with events that will include the annual Homecoming Parade down Main Street beginning at 4:45 p.m. tomorrow.
All courts, county offices, and libraries in Gloucester and Mathews will be closed Monday in observance of the Columbus Day holiday.
The Gloucester County Board of Zoning Appeals approved two special exceptions during a meeting Sept. 28 in the colonial courthouse.
Money for downtown revitalization is available through the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development, and Mathews Main Street Inc. and the county’s planning and zoning department are teaming up to go after it.