Change of Command at American Legion Post 56

On July 8, Dave Steward passed the leadership role for American Legion Post 56 to incoming Commander Joe Vaccaro. The ceremony was well attended and Vaccaro praised Steward for his efforts to support the veterans on the shore. Vaccaro pledged to continue Steward’s efforts and announced that he would seek more membership for Post 56 and advocate for a Community Based Outpatient Clinic for the shore. [Read more...]


SATURDAY 7/26: Cheriton Fitness Challenge VFD Benefit

On July 26, Jacob Parks, Personal Training will host the first annual Cheriton Fitness Challenge to raise money for donation to the Cheriton Volunteer Fire Department. CLICK for poster with details.

Shorekeeper Condemns Move to Begin Oil Exploration

July 21, 2014: In response to the Obama Administration’s announcement to move forward with oil exploration along the East Coast, Virginia Eastern Shorekeeper Executive Director Jay Ford released the following statement:

“We are deeply troubled and disappointed by the administration’s decision to move forward with oil exploration along the East Coast. By the administration’s own admission this move will lead to the loss of thousands of marine creatures through the use of seismic cannons. Furthermore, this move represents a step backwards for America’s energy future. [Read more...]

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MONDAY 7/28: Mega Sports Camp Begins at Cape Charles Baptist

July 28-August 1st from 5:30 p.m-8 p.m., Cape Charles Baptist will be having our free annual Mega Sports Camp.  This camp is for kids K through 6th grade.  We want to give kids the chance to learn more about sports, discover character-building concepts, and discover God’s plan for their lives. [Read more...]

ESO Summer Camp Still Accepting Sign-Ups

For years ESO Arts Center, the Shore’s first arts school, has provided a safe, creative and fun summer outlet for children ages 4 through 11. There is still time to sign up your children and grandchildren for ESO Summer Camp 2014 running July 21 to August 2. [Read more...]

THURSDAY 7/17: SPCA Eastern Shore Bingo Benefit

SPCA Eastern Shore will be the charitable partner of the Parksley Volunteer Fire Department for a night of bingo to benefit the shelter animals on Thursday, July 17, from 7-9 p.m. [Read more...]

SATURDAY 7/12: ‘Summer of Love’ Fundraiser for Cape Charles Band

Enjoy ’60s and ’70s music, wine, beer, face-painting, food, and fun at The “Summer of Love” fundraiser for  Cape Charles Band Saturday, July 12, from 4-8 p.m. in Central Park. Dress up as your favorite hippie and win a prize.  A “groovy time” for all ages! [Read more...]

THURSDAY 7/10: Northampton Middle School Renovation Project Community Meeting

The public is cordially invited to attend a Community Meeting concerning the Northampton Middle School Renovation Project Thursday, July 10, from 6-7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the former Northampton Middle School, 7247 Young Street, Machipongo. [Read more...]

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