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IT’S ALMOST “CHRISTMAS IN URBANNA”

“Christmas in Urbanna” kicks off on Saturday, November 25, at 7PM at the Town Green with The Festival of Trees and Music. The trees are sponsored by the town, business owners, organizations, and Realtors, and some are still available for sponsorship. Local judges will view the trees and judge them in three different categories—Most Original, […]

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY LAUNCHES E-911 ADDRESS NUMBER EFFORT

In Middlesex County, people will be going door-to-door, checking to see if homes have E-911 address numbers that are clearly visible at the front of their homes. County Administrator Matt Walker told the Southside Sentinal, that one of the main concerns of county EMS workers, is trouble finding homes because so many homes, and businesses […]

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GOP pulls out victory in tight races

In one Virginia county, provisional ballot counts in an exceptionally close Virginia House of Delegates races that could determine control of the chamber have ended with Republicans holding onto the lead in all three. The Stafford County elections board finished examining provisional ballots Tuesday in the 28th District race between Democrat Joshua Cole and Republican […]

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Big vote totals don’t convert to wins for House Democrats

  By MATTHEW BARAKAT Associated Press McLEAN, Va. (AP) – The Democrats’ big wins in Virginia’s elections last week weren’t enough to gain control of the House of Delegates, and some say gerrymandering is to blame. In all 100 House races combined, Democrats won 54 percent of the vote, compared to 44 percent for Republicans. […]

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Dominion seeking to renew nuclear reactor license

MINERAL, Va. (AP) – Dominion Energy has begun the process of trying to renew its license to operate its North Anna nuclear power plant. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reported Monday that Dominion has notified the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission of its intention. The renewal application would be filed in 2020 to continue operating the plant for […]

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Spirit Airlines to offer service from Richmond to Florida

  RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Discount carrier Spirit Airlines will soon be offering service from Richmond to two Florida cities. The airline announced Tuesday that it will begin offering daily nonstop service in March between Richmond International Airport and both Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Orlando International Airport. The Times-Dispatch reports that makes Richmond the […]

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