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Gloucester County

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  • Gloucester candidates: A campaign cash update

    Here is the latest update on campaign contributions and expenditures of the Gloucester County Board of Supervisors candidates through Oct. 23, according to the Virginia Public Access Project. Petsworth District Mike Jenkins--contributions received are...
  • Election 2013: At-Large Gloucester Board of Supervisors candidates

    Election 2013: At-Large Gloucester Board of Supervisors candidates
    As part of our coverage of the 2013 Gloucester County Board of Supervisors election, we asked all seven candidates four questions via email. We are printing their answers in their entirety online prior to the election here in the Gloucester Blog. Look...
  • Charges filed against Gloucester driver in Oct. 11 traffic fatality

    The Gloucester driver in a single-vehicle wreck on Low Ground Road has been cited for reckless driving involving getting behind the wheel of a vehicle with inadequate or improperly adjusted brakes. Melissa Ann Parks, 27, of J. Leonards Place in Hayes,...
  • Election 2013: Gloucester Board of Supervisors York District candidates

    As part of our coverage of the 2013 Gloucester County Board of Supervisors election, we asked all seven candidates four questions via email. We are printing their answers in their entirety online here in the Gloucester Blog prior to the Nov. 5 election....
  • Gloucester County soliciting bids for Edge Hill Service Station design work

    Gloucester County is soliciting bids from engineering firms to design building and site improvements for Edge Hill Service Station on Main Street. Gloucester County is facilitating the bidding on the engineering and design services for the Edge Hill...
  • Gloucester exempt from regional transportation taxes

    You probably don't know it, but Gloucester residents got some good news on the taxes front this summer. County Administrator Brenda Garton was notified in July that the county is exempt from regional taxes imposed by House Bill 2313, which became law...
  • Newport News has highest HIV/AIDS rate in region

    Newport News has highest HIV/AIDS rate in region
    The 23607 ZIP code encompasses Newport News city offices, a swath of land occupied by the shipyard, and the ribbon of a residential area along a length of Jefferson Avenue. It also is home to the greatest concentration in the region of those living with...
  • Have library card will travel--no shoes required

    Have library card will travel--no shoes required
    If you've spent much time at the local public libraries in Hampton Roads, you know that they are about far more than reading the inventory of books and magazines confined within their brick-and-mortar walls. Today's libraries not only provide a whole...
  • Got an issue in Gloucester that's important? Let the county know

    Maybe you're concerned about our youth and want to see more attention paid to them. Perhaps you would like to see more programs or services in place for our elderly. You want parks, or trails, or bike lanes, or else you think we don't need any of that...
  • Archaeologists to teach course on Gloucester in Civil War

    Archaeologists to teach course on Gloucester in Civil War
    Archaeologists David Brown and Thane Harpole will teach a course through Rappahannock Community College on life in Gloucester during the Civil War. The three-week course is called, "Civil War Home Front in Gloucester County: Landscapes of Struggle and...
  • Gloucester County to install flood gauges in Glass, Guinea areas

    Gloucester County to install flood gauges in Glass, Guinea areas
    A $58,000 grant will help pay for the installation of five flood gauges in low-lying Gloucester to warn residents when rising waters from storms, unusually high tides, or other events are swamping roads. The county's portion of the bill for the flood...