Candidate forums continue this week

by Quinton Sheppard - Posted on Sep 28, 2011 - 03:41 PM

Candidate forums for Gloucester and Mathews continue this week, starting with candidates for the General Assembly at 6 o’clock tonight in Mathews Memorial Library.

This forum, which will include Delegate hopefuls Keith Hodges and Andrew Shoukas as well as state Sen. Ralph Northam and his Republican challenger Ben Loyola, is being sponsored by the Middle Peninsula League of Voters (MidPenVOTE).

In Gloucester, candidates for various seats on the Gloucester County Board of Supervisors will face off Monday during another MidPenVOTE forum at 6:30 p.m. at T.C. Walker Elementary School. All forums are free and open to the public.

Other forums include:

—MidPenVOTE forum for Mathews County Board of Supervisors and school board candidates on Monday, Oct. 10, beginning at 6 p.m. in Mathews Library.