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  • Friday December 12th, 2014
    Bank of Lancaster’s Golden Advantage Club is sponsoring a holiday collection of non-perishable food, new toys and books throughout the Northern Neck and in Richmond until December 16th. You may drop off items at any branch. Items will be distributed through Lancaster County’s Deputy Santa program, Interfaith, The Salvation Army of Richmond County, and Social Services in Northumberland and Westmoreland.
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  • Friday December 12th, 2014
    On a recent and very soggy November day, 15 members of the Boys & Girls Club teamed up with the Northern Neck Wild Turkey Association (NNWTA) to plant 25 new fruit bearing seedling trees that will provide food for wild turkeys living in the park area.  In cooperation with park rangers, the club members helped to fulfill their obligation of pursuing and completing a community ...
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  • Friday December 12th, 2014
    A new program, offered through GReat Aspirations Scholarship Program, Inc. (GRASP), launched this fall at high schools in Virginia’s Northern Neck and Essex County which provides free, confidential, one-on-one, financial aid counseling to students seeking financial aid and scholarships for continuing education after high school – whether that includes technical school, community college or a four-year university.  GRASP’s connection to the Northern Neck, however, began ...
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  • Friday December 12th, 2014
    Gov­er­nor Terry McAu­li­ffe has announced that Glouces­ter is now one of just three com­mu­ni­ties in the state to receive state fund­ing for small busi­ness devel­op­ment. The county’s Court House area has been selected as one of the first recip­i­ents of up to $100,000 under the first-ever Vir­ginia Com­mu­nity Busi­ness Launch. The Main Street Preser­va­tion Trust lead appli­ca­tion efforts on behalf of the Glouces­ter Main Street Asso­ci­a­tion. The ...
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  • Friday December 12th, 2014
    Efforts to relo­cate and then expand the facil­i­ties of North­ern Neck Elec­tric Coop­er­a­tive just out­side of War­saw could become evi­dent as early as next spring. The War­saw Plan­ning Com­mis­sion for­warded the cooperative’s gen­eral devel­op­ment plan and final site plan to a joint pub­lic hear­ing with town coun­cil which is now sched­uled for Jan­u­ary 8th. North­ern Neck Elec­tric plans to relo­cate their garage and ware­house to a 40-acre ...
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  • Friday December 12th, 2014
    The Urbanna Town Coun­cil is hold­ing a pub­lic hear­ing on Mon­day evening at 7 in the town hall on a pro­posal to shrink the bound­aries of the town’s His­toric Dis­trict. The pro­posal being con­sid­ered, if passed, would remove water­front prop­er­ties from the His­toric Dis­trict start­ing at the Urbanna bridge and run­ning to the north end of The Res­i­dence at Oys­ter Har­bor con­do­mini­ums at the foot of ...
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  • Thursday December 11th, 2014
    Friday, December 12th, 2014 marks the return of 36th annual Kilmarnock Lighted Christmas Parade. “This year is the 200th anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner and we wanted a special theme to reflect this major patriotic event” stated Anne Paparella, Executive Director.  Lancaster by the Bay Chamber of Commerce, which sponsors this annual tradition in conjunction with their partners, Tri-Star Supermarket, Dominion Virginia Power and ...
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