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Show reception Friday at Bay School (9/28/2022) - An opening reception for Dreamweavers, the October show at the Bay School Community Arts Center, will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday at the Arts Speaks Gallery on Main Street,…
arts bay concerts bobby blackhat Bobby ‘BlackHat’ to perform at MHS (9/28/2022) - Concerts by the Bay will present a Virginia favorite, Bobby “BlackHat” Walters in concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 16, in the Harry M. Ward Auditorium at Mathews High…
Jason Cale Band to perform at Music on Maple (9/28/2022) - Music on Maple will have its final courtyard concert under the stars of the year on Friday, Oct. 7 in downtown Mathews. The Jason Cale Band will present a blend of New Orleans funk, blues,…
Martinez to leave GMHS Friday (9/28/2022) - After nearly four years of leading the Gloucester-Mathews Humane Society, CEO April Martinez will be leaving the shelter Friday. “It has been a privilege to serve as the CEO of…
Bake sale raises $900+ for Alzheimer’s Association (9/28/2022) - Beautiful weather and amazing support from the community helped Bay Aging raise more than $900 for the Alzheimer’s Association at its Sept. 21 bake sale at Urbanna Market. The fundraiser…
Night scene (9/28/2022) - Ann Davis of Susan captured this photograph of the moon rising over Horn Harbor in Mathews.
neighbors wings Wings, Wheels and Keels (9/28/2022) - Wings, Wheels and Keels, an annual family event, was held on Saturday at Hummel Airfield in Topping. The show, which was free to the public, featured antique aircrafts, cars, boats…
Girl Scouts Love State Parks (9/28/2022) - Every year, Girl Scouts explore the natural wonders found across the country during the annual Girl Scouts Love State Parks Weekend. This year marks the fourth celebration Girl Scouts Love…
Wedding arch (9/28/2022) - Abingdon Ruritan Club members Rick Taylor, Dave Kyle and Allen Scales, from left, recently constructed a wedding arch for Woodville Park. The three are members of the club’s Environment Committee…
neighbors RAL Mock wins RAL’s Viewer’s Choice Award (9/28/2022) - On Saturday, Sept. 24, the votes were counted and Doug Mock, executive director of the RAL Art Center, was declared the winner. For the last three weeks, visitors to the…
Reunion planning workshop offered (9/28/2022) - Planning a family reunion? Let Newport News Tourism and the Family Reunion Institute give you a hand. Join Newport News Tourism online from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8,…
Website renewing public’s attention on unsolved cases (9/28/2022) - As families, friends and law enforcement gathered this past Sunday, Sept. 25, for the National Day of Remembrance for Homicide Victims, many are hopeful that Virginia’s new Cold Case website…
Rabies clinic to be held Saturday (9/28/2022) - Mathews County Animal Control will hold a rabies clinic from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at Animal Care of Mathews, 10746 Buckley Hall Road. All dogs and cats are required by law…
general broadband grant oversight State officials oversee local broadband projects (9/28/2022) - Representatives from the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development visited Gloucester and Mathews counties on Friday to see how two grant-funded broadband projects are coming along. Judy Rowe, chair…
20 boats compete in West Memorial Spot Tournament (9/28/2022) - The fifth annual Amos G. West Memorial Spot Fish Tournament was held on Saturday, Sept. 24, with winners recognized at the Lockwood’s Carpets warehouse, Gloucester. Over the past five years,…
Hudgins lands citation flounder (9/28/2022) - A big flounder caught by Gerald Hudgins of Gloucester, on Aug. 29 earned a citation in the Virginia Saltwater Fishing Tournament. The fish weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces, which he…
Mathews Library to host series of orchestral presentations (9/28/2022) - Mathews Memorial Library has been selected by the Virginia Symphony Orchestra to host a series of “Meet the Families” presentations showcasing various families of instruments in concert. The first concert…
Free after-school art class for teens (9/28/2022) - The Bay School Community Arts Center is offering a free after-school class for teenagers on Mondays from Oct. 3 through Dec. 12 at the gallery on Main Street in Mathews.…
Grant funds accepted for school officers (9/28/2022) - The Gloucester Board of Supervisors, at its Sept. 20 meeting, accepted and appropriated grant funding from the state Department of Criminal Justice in amounts of $261,582 and $50,000 to fund…
Library to hold AWARE program (9/28/2022) - Gloucester Library, Main Street Center, will host the Alliance of Wild Animal Rehabilitators and Educators (AWARE) Saturday, Oct. 15, at 1 p.m. Learn about the behaviors, diets and habits of…
gloucestrer kiwanis Kiwanis officers (9/28/2022) - The Kiwanis Club of Gloucester held its installation of officers and board members for the 2022-2023 year at a ceremony on Sept. 21. Shown here are, from left, past president…
gloucester raffle winner Raffle winner (9/28/2022) - Dave Sobush of Williamsburg, center, won a raffle for a painting of Walter Reed’s Birthplace surrounded by daffodils in bloom, with a ticket purchased during the Sept. 10 birthday celebration…
Accessibility improvements begin inside court circle (9/28/2022) - Gloucester’s Facilities Management Department has started work inside the colonial court circle to improve accessibility for visitors coming and going from the historic structures. The project is being funded by…
Heartfelt Community to hold online auction fundraiser (9/28/2022) - Heartfelt Community, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit based in Gloucester, will hold an online auction on the virtual fundraising platform BetterWorld.org, beginning Saturday and running through Oct. 15 to raise funds to…
abingdon fire Guinea Jubilee makes a successful return (9/28/2022) - “The return of the Jubilee [after a two-year hiatus] was a huge success and we couldn’t have asked for better weather both days,” Melissa Ashe said following the 41st annual…
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