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Image and Sound Gallery relocates to White Marsh Shopping Center (1/19/2022) - Shelia Madanat of Gloucester, owner of Image and Sound Gallery, recently moved her home-based business to a brick-and-mortar location at White Marsh Shopping Center in Suite 4836. Through the encouragement…
Rivenbark named COO of Three Rivers Health District (1/19/2022) - Brenden Rivenbark of Urbanna has been named chief operating officer of the Three Rivers Health District, a newly created position whose duties include providing day-to-day management and leadership over most…
Pivot Physical Therapy Hayes location to reopen Monday (1/19/2022) - The Pivot Physical Therapy Clinic at 7190 Chapman Drive in Hayes will reopen Monday. The clinic closed at that location on Dec. 1 after a water heater located in the…
Mortgage relief program available to Virginians (1/19/2022) - Applications opened Jan. 3 for the new Virginia Mortgage Relief Program, which is designed to help people stay in their homes and ease problems with mortgage delinquencies, defaults and foreclosures…
Soaring fertilizer prices have farmers bracing for spring planting (1/19/2022) - As fertilizer costs continue to rise, farmers are working hard to plan and budget for the 2022 growing season. Fertilizer is a necessity for farmers, allowing them to achieve the…
Bradley begins work as Housing Partnership Executive Director (1/12/2022) - Kay G. Bradley of Gloucester, has been named Executive Director for the Gloucester Housing Partnership, a newly created position that was made possible thanks to a grant from the Bernardine…
Trull selected winner of PHA’s Project Comfort and Joy (1/12/2022) - Kevin Trull of Gloucester was chosen as the winner of Peninsula Heating & Air’s Project Comfort and Joy for 2021. Each year, PHA selects one deserving community member to receive…
Donnie Lewis elected to FSA (1/12/2022) - Donnie Lewis of Cobbs Creek, was elected to represent his local administrative area, Mathews County, during the recent county committee election of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency…
Discounted connectivity offered through FCC program (1/12/2022) - Atlantic Broadband, the cable operator serving residents of Mathews County, is providing broadband connectivity at discounted prices for financially struggling households through the FCC’s Affordability Connectivity Program. Under the program,…
Local residents appointed to state boards (1/12/2022) - Several local residents were appointed to state boards, Gov. Ralph Northam announced Saturday. David Lands of DreamLands Farm, Gloucester, was named to the Virginia Horse Industry Board. Michael Congrove of…
Sweet Three building a reputation for their baked goods (1/5/2022) - New confectionary, the Sweet Three, are now serving baked goods to people throughout the Middle Peninsula, Northern Neck and surrounding areas. The founders of the confectionary, Monica Waddy, Sammi Sosa,…
Bay Transit offers opportunities for second (or third, or fourth) career (1/5/2022) - When it comes to cleanliness, new Bay Transit bus driver Vernon Baylor has few rivals. “I learned it from my grandmother first and again from the Army,” Baylor recalled. “They…
Habitat donation (1/5/2022) - Phillips Energy donated $1,500 of proceeds raised on Giving Tuesday to The House That Small Business Built, a Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg project. “As a family-owned business,…
W.M. Shopping Center sells for $4.1M (1/5/2022) - White Marsh Shopping Center, located on George Washington Memorial Highway, Hayes, sold for $4.1 million, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services|Towne Realty|Commercial Division announced Monday. Nexus Capital, LLC, purchased the 110,029-square-foot center,…
3 local residents reappointed to Virginia Marine Products Board (1/5/2022) - Three local residents were reappointed to the Virginia Marine Products Board, Gov. Ralph Northam announced last Thursday. J.C. Hudgins of Mathews (commercial waterman and president of the Virginia Watermen’s Association),…
Two longtime employees retire from Gazette-Journal (12/29/2021) - Two longtime employees of the Gazette-Journal will retire on Friday. The Gloucester County School Board recognized Kim Robins for more than 35 years’ coverage of the school division in the…
Taylor’s Do it Center opens Gloucester Point location (12/29/2021) - Taylor’s Do it Center has opened its newest location in the Gloucester Point Shopping Center. The Gloucester location is the 12th under the Taylor’s Do it Center banner, which has…
VersAbility continues mission of supporting people with disabilities (12/29/2021) - VersAbility Resources celebrated another milestone year in 2021 while looking to the new year with renewed optimism in advancing its mission of supporting people with disabilities in leading productive and…
Trucking on: How truckers are battling historic labor shortage amidst pandemic (12/22/2021) - From hand sanitizer and vaccines to groceries and toilet paper, truck drivers are trucking through the COVID-19 pandemic despite a historic labor shortage. Many industries moved workers home during the…
Decorating contest (12/22/2021) - Yolandas on Main was the first-place winner of the Gloucester Main Street Association’s annual Holiday Business Decorating Contest. Owner Yolanda Teschner is shown in front of her winning storefront. Olivia’s…
A Christmas cactus (12/22/2021) - Hair Works owner Carolyn Thomas, at left, and hairstylist Cherie Cook have given the Gloucester salon’s cactus a festive look for the holidays. Cook said the massive plant has been…
USDA provides pandemic assistance to hog producers (12/22/2021) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a new program earlier this month to assist hog producers who sold hogs through a negotiated sale during the period in which these producers…
Winter Wonderland (12/15/2021) - The Hyco House Manor opened its doors to the public on Saturday afternoon for “A Winter Wonderland,” an event with vendors, Christmas-themed attractions and a princess meet and greet with…
Angel Tree (12/15/2021) - The holidays are a little brighter for local children in foster care, thanks to Bill Hudgins Automotive GMC. The Gloucester dealership served as a drop-off location for the Angel Tree…
West Point’s Bees Knees Farm wins SFOP award (12/15/2021) - A West Point business was among the winners at the Virginia Cooperative Extension Small Farm Outreach Program (SFOP) annual conference at the Hotel Roanoke Conference Center in Roanoke on Saturday,…
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