2nd Bay Creek Letter Clarifies (?) Deadline for Response


January 9, 2014

The Wave published January 7 a copy of a letter mailed to Bay Creek property owners from their Community Association regarding a proposed settlement between the Association and Paul and Robert Galloway. (Click here for story.) The letter informed property owners that “All objections [to the settlement] must be received within 30 days of the date of this letter.” But the letter had no date.

A followup letter from the Community Association dated January 2 advises Association members that:

“On December 18, you were provided a Notice of Settlement pertaining to cases pending in Virginia Beach Circuit Court. Please note that any objections to the settlement must be received by the Association before January 17, 2014.” [Read more…]


Lynwood Lewis Can Thank Cheriton, Nassawadox,
and Cape Charles for Senate Lead

Delegate Lewis (Wave photo)

Lewis leads by 9 votes (Wave photo)


January 8, 2014

(Updated January 10 to reflect a 9-vote lead.)

Lynwood Lewis can thank Cheriton, Nassawadox, and Cape Charles for his 9-vote lead over Wayne Coleman in yesterday’s special election for State Senator. Because that’s where his percentage wins were the largest.

Lewis lost his home county of Accomack. He lost in Virginia Beach, and he lost Mathews County. His only wins were Northampton County and Norfolk.

In Norfolk he received 52% to Coleman’s 48%, but in Northampton it was a resounding 59% to 41%. [Read more…]