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Bean’s Ice Cream opens at Tidemill Shopping Center (10/7/2020) - Gloucester County’s newest ice cream shop is Bean’s Ice Cream located at Tidemill Shopping Center. The new location is the second for the Poquoson-based ice cream shop. Bean’s serves Hershey’s…
Ending Alzheimer’s (10/7/2020) - On Oct. 4, the owners of Daddio’s Subs & Stuff at York River Crossing, Hayes, donated 20 percent of sales from noon to 2 p.m. to the Alzheimer’s Association. This…
Child care support available for virtual learners in Gloucester (10/7/2020) - The Gloucester County Board of Supervisors has contributed federal CARES Act dollars to a regional collaborative effort designed to support working families with children learning virtually due to COVID-19. The…
Floral workshop at Brent and Becky’s (10/7/2020) - Brent and Becky’s Bulbs of Gloucester will host a “living flower arrangement” workshop at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17. The class, costing $25 a person, will create living flower…
Bay Aging Board of Directors elects new officers (10/7/2020) - The Bay Aging Board of Directors has elected new officers who will serve for the next two years. James N. “Jimmie” Carter Jr. has been elected chairman; Dr. Barry L.…
Gas price average cheapest to start October since 2016 (10/7/2020) - At $2.18, the national gas price average is at the cheapest start to the month of October since 2016, according to a release issued Monday by AAA Tidewater. That average…
VCU purchases Riverside Tappahannock Hospital (10/7/2020) - Riverside Health System and VCU Health System finalized the purchase agreement for VCU Health System to acquire Riverside’s hospital and physician practices in the Northern Neck and upper Middle Peninsula…
Riverside names new president and chief medical officer (10/7/2020) - Dr. Thomas Kayrouz has been named president and chief medical officer of Riverside Medical Group, overseeing the health system’s more than 600 providers and practice sites, Riverside announced last week.…
Chesapeake Bank employee receives Faircloth Family Award (9/30/2020) - Tracy Elliott, Project and Data Program Manager for Chesapeake Bank, recently attended the Virginia Bankers Association’s School of Bank Management in Charlottesville and was chosen to receive the Faircloth Family…
Supporting a family in need (9/30/2020) - Martha Soles, owner of The Silver Box on Gloucester’s Main Street, is shown with canned food items the store collected as a fundraiser for 3-year-old Connor Snow, who underwent kidney…
Nearly $270,000 awarded so far in Gloucester’s Back to Business program (9/30/2020) - Gloucester County’s Back to Business program is in the midst of the third and final round, which will conclude on Nov. 15. Earlier this month county supervisors approved eligibility for…
Rapid virus testing available to all at Velocity Urgent Care (9/30/2020) - Patients can now get rapid COVID-19 test results at Velocity Urgent Care, even without showing signs of symptoms. All Velocity locations, including the one in Gloucester, have the BD Veritor…
Prices hold steady at the gas pump (9/30/2020) - Low demand, even as gasoline stocks decline, has helped pump prices decline or hold steady on the week, AAA spokesperson Holly Dalby said on Monday. “That is likely to continue…
Aid program for farmers expands (9/30/2020) - An additional $14 billion has been allocated in a federal program to aid agricultural producers who continue to face market disruptions and associated costs because of COVID-19, according to a…
Gloucester law firm holds ‘Car Seats for Kids’ giveaway (9/23/2020) - GibsonSingleton Virginia Injury Attorneys in Ordinary will hold a fall “Car Seats for Kids” giveaway campaign to help keep more children safe in Virginia. In lieu of the firm’s annual…
McCarthy earns physical therapy certification (9/23/2020) - Elizabeth McCarthy, LPTA, at Carousel Physical Therapy’s Kilmarnock location, is now certified in the LSVT BIG program. LSVT BIG is an intensive, amplitude focused physical therapy approach developed from principles…
Huntington Ingalls Industries to create unmanned systems facility in Hampton (9/23/2020) - Huntington Ingalls Industries, the parent company of Newport News Shipbuilding, will build an unmanned systems facility in Hampton, a move that is expected to create more than 250 new jobs…
Nonprofits invited to apply for free CreateAthon services (9/23/2020) - Proximo Marketing Strategies of Gloucester invites local nonprofit organizations to submit applications for its eighth annual CreateAthon event, to be held Nov. 3-4. CreateAthon is a 24-hour blitz during which…
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…