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Blessed Days offers wedding services (9/16/2020) - Gloucester County’s newest wedding service is Blessed Days LLC. Blessed Days was started in August by the Rev. Chris Wilkins of Gloucester. He officiates for weddings, full ceremonies and elopements,…
Jones elected chairman of Riverside Medical Group board (9/16/2020) - The Riverside Medical Group’s Board of Directors recently elected David Jones, M.D., as the group’s new chairman. Jones will fill the role long held by Robert Harding, M.D., who provided…
Liz Moore, Hargett join forces in real estate firm (9/16/2020) - Liz Moore, president of Liz Moore & Associates, and Sandra Hargett, formerly of Coldwell Banker Chesapeake Bay Properties, have joined forces moving forward under the Liz Moore & Associates brand.…
Gas prices drop as demand falls (9/16/2020) - Demand for gasoline has plummeted to the lowest level in nearly 12 weeks, according to a release from AAA Tidewater.The latest Energy Information Administration report measures gasoline demand at 8.3…
Farmers impacted by spring freeze now eligible for emergency loans (9/16/2020) - Five Virginia counties have been designated as primary natural disaster areas, freeing up emergency loans to farmers and other producers who suffered losses caused by the freeze that occurred from…
Nurtury offers community recycling program (9/9/2020) - The Nurtury, located on Main Street in Gloucester, began its recycling program last year with hopes of becoming the center of recycling for the community. Loree, Alexis and Sean Powell…
Just Teasin’ hair salon opens in Mathews C.H. (9/9/2020) - Just Teasin’, a new hair salon, opened on Sept. 1 on Court Street in Mathews. Located in the Farmers and Fishermen’s building, the salon is co-owned by longtime friends and…
Applegate now a Certified Master Inspector (9/9/2020) - Randy Applegate of Gloucester is now credentialed as a Certified Master Inspector—the industry’s top professional designation for home and commercial inspectors. The certification was awarded by the National Association of…
Main Street Trick or Treat canceled this year (9/9/2020) - Trick or treating on Gloucester’s Main Street will not happen this year. Jennifer Haggerty, director of the Gloucester Main Street Association, said the annual event had to be canceled “due…
5 tips for navigating SBA Paycheck Protection Program loan forgiveness (9/9/2020) - The Small Business Administration recently opened its forgiveness portal for small business owners who participated in the SBA Paycheck Protection Program. Many lenders are beginning to process forgiveness applications, including…
Gloucester lavender farm holds ‘Dessert Under the Stars’ event (9/2/2020) - Under the Stars Farm held its inaugural “Dessert Under the Stars” event on Saturday at the lavender farm located in northern Gloucester County. The event was an outdoor dessert contest…
Mad Batter Café holds grand opening (9/2/2020) - The Mad Batter Café and Nook, located at the Shops on Hickory Fork in Gloucester, combines two passions of owner Angela Wojtaszczyk—baking and books. The new store, located on Hickory…
Marks joins staff of Morgan & Edwards (9/2/2020) - Ginger Marks has joined the staff of Morgan & Edwards Real Estate as the newest agent at the Mathews firm that specializes in waterfront real estate. A native Virginian, Marks…
Pumpkin crop at Belmont Farm destroyed by deluge (9/2/2020) - Belmont Pumpkin Farm at North, a mainstay of autumn entertainment with pumpkin festivals, hayrides and a corn maze, will not be open this fall. Cammie Gustafson, who owns the farm…
Master Gardener to speak at Brent & Becky’s (9/2/2020) - Bob Beyea of Gloucester Master Gardeners will speak on the topic, “What Plants Need: Main Nutrients, Micro Nutrients and Trace Elements,” at 10 a.m. Saturday at Brent & Becky’s, Gloucester.…
Vintage Pearl coming to Mathews Main Street (8/26/2020) - The Vintage Pearl, an artisan collective featuring home décor, is coming soon to the site of the former Hudgins Pharmacy on Mathews Main Street. Kim Genduso of Mathews said the…
Eastfields Farms raises $2,871 for GMHS (8/26/2020) - Peter and Diane Perina, owners of Eastfields Farms in Mathews, closed out their pick-your-own blueberry season this past weekend with their annual collection for the Gloucester-Mathews Humane Society. Diane Perina…
Deadline approaches for local business grants (8/26/2020) - The deadline to apply for round two of Back to Business grants through the Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission is this Sunday, Aug. 30. The grants are designed to provide…
Gloucester heating and cooling businesses join forces (8/26/2020) - Point Services Heating & Cooling of Gloucester Point announced this week that it will be merging the business with local home services company, Miller’s Services of Saluda. In September, the…
Langley FCU awards $50,000 in grants (8/26/2020) - Langley Federal Credit Union has approved $50,000 in grants to six local organizations through its charitable giving program in the third quarter of the fiscal year. Grants were awarded to…
Fulcrum Concepts receives FAA repair certification (8/19/2020) - Fulcrum Concepts, LLC, has been certified by the Federal Aviation Administration as a Part 145 Repair Station. A ceremony marking the certification was held on Aug. 7 at Fulcrum Headquarters…
Dominion offers help to small business, residential customers (8/19/2020) - Small business and residential customers facing financial hardship can receive support on their energy bills through Dominion Energy’s EnergyShare program. Dominion is supplementing its $13 million annual program contribution in…
$7M+ awarded in Virginia housing grants (8/19/2020) - White Stone and York County are among seven Virginia communities awarded a total of more than $7 million in Virginia Housing Rehabilitation and Community Development block grants last week. The…
Dog Days promotion to benefit GMHS (8/12/2020) - Area businesses for the fifth year are putting on the Dog Days of Summer, offering incentives to customers and supporting the Gloucester-Mathews Humane Society. During August, participants will promote the…
Grand opening (8/12/2020) - Holtzman Propane of Tappahannock celebrated the grand opening of its new showroom on Sunday, Aug. 1, with an open house and raffle. The celebration included free food and drinks, product…