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LeHardy's New Adventure
1/29/2015 - Rob Hedelt / FreeLance -tar
If you knew nothing about Ward and Judy LeHardy, and heard that the 80- and 77-year-old husband and wife were setting out to circle the world in less than 80 days, you might be a tad skeptical. But anyone who knows the former Fredericksburg couple.. [Read more]...
Bay School To Hold Fine Arts Auction
27 September 2014
2/9/2014 - Mary Ann Carr
The Bay School Community Arts Center’s 16 th Annual Fine Arts Auction on September 27
The Bay School Community Arts Center in Mathews will hold the 16th Annual Fine Art’s Auction at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday,.. [Read more]...
Bluff Point PUD Development Ended
New Year's Gift to Northumberland County
1/1/2014 - David Mower
BREAKING NEWS - 1 January 2014
BLUFF POINT PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT ENDED
According to Mr. Thomas Dingledine, Developer of Bluff Point Holding:
"2013 is at is close and along with it is the closing of a part of the sto.. [Read more]...
Wreaths Across America
Remember the fallen who gave up their tomorrows
11/11/2013 - David Mower
UPDATE: Your Help is Needed this Year!
National Wreaths Across America is Saturday, December 14, 2013. This is YOUR chance to honor and remember Americans veterans now residing on our National Military Cemeteries. .. [Read more]...
Northumberland Clerk of Court
Candidates and Clerk Duties
10/10/2013 - David Mower
Northumberland County Clerk of Court Election - 5 November 2013
On November 5th, 2013 a special election will be held for the Office of Northumberland County Clerk of Court caused by the retirement last summer of then Clerk of Court,.. [Read more]...
Bluff Point Graded School Celebrates 100 Years
OPEN HOUSE - Everyone is Invited
9/6/2013 - DMower
Bluff Point Graded School #3, on Bluff Point Road in lower Northumberland County, celebrates 100 years continuing education on the school grounds Saturday, September 21st, 2013, from 2:00 to 5:00 PM. .. [Read more]...
Maya Long Count Calendar will Click Over
What Does 21 December Mean?
12/16/2012 - Joshua Berman
The hour is upon us. This Friday at the stroke of solstice (4:12 a.m. Mountain Standard Time), the Maya Long Count calendar will “click over” to read “188.8.131.52.0,” read as, “thirteen b’aktun” — for the first time in 5,125 years... [Read more]...
Wittman Broadband Roundtable
Glimmer of hope during broadband roundtable
4/25/2012 - Dianne Saison
A broadband roundtable last week at Rappahannock Community College had all the early markings of déjà vu. But instead, attendees left the event with a renewed sense of hope and purpose, mainly due to one company’s drive for universal high-sp.. [Read more]...
QR- Quick Response Tag and the 2012 Smart Consumer
4/17/2012 - David Mower
What you are seeing is the transformational “quantum leap” in plain sight – think Horse -> Automobile.
These little squares of code bridge the gap from passive observer to active and immediate access... [Read more]...
WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA
Honoring America’s Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Airmen
12/12/2011 - David Mower
Wreaths Across America Day was this past December 10th when thousands of ordinary American men, women and children visited Veteran Cemeteries across the county dedicating and laying wreaths at the tombstones of those whose service to these Untied.. [Read more]...
A PUD For Reedville?
Responding to a Letter to the Editor
11/4/2011 - dmower
A Reedville resident recently wrote a letter to the editor of the Rappahannock Record “PUD Positive” that in which he makes statements and assertions following the Bluff Point developer’s talking points that are blatantly fa.. [Read more]...
Bluff Point: A Community That Can Only Be Insured By FEMA Flood Insurance
9/21/2011 - dmower
One can debate the economics, potential jobs and promised tax revenues of the proposed Bluff Point Planned Unit Development. But one fact that is not debatable is that this will be a community whose real property will only be insurable through the.. [Read more]...
Hurricane Irene Status
Storm Tracker News as it is Breaking
8/27/2011 - dmower
HURRICANE IRENE UPDATED: Hurricane Status Map
Dominion Power Updates Northern Neck Electric Updates
Lancaster County Hurricane Emergency Planning Information
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Bluff Point is More Than a Place
4/17/2011 - Frank Fletcher
Bluff Point is More Than a Place.
Bluff Point is a place and an idea. We know the place. Turn off VA Rte. 200 at the Calvary Baptist Church and follow Rte. 608 (Bluff Point Road) past Lynhams; bear left on Jarvis Point Road,.. [Read more]...
There is no such thing as a free lunch
11/20/2010 - Frank W. Fletcher
We may not know how much environmental damage the Bluff Point PUD will cause until it is too late.
One of the lessons of the 20th century was that development often comes at a high price... [Read more]...