Author: Stephanie H

It’s beginning to look – and feel – a lot like Christmas at the recently renovated Gloucester Point Tidemill Shops, and on Saturday, Dec. 1 Santa himself will make his first appearance there for photos and the kick-off of the Gloucester Point holiday food pantry and Gloucester-Mathews Humane Society donation drive. Tidemill Shops is located …

Santa at Sara Harris Photography Studio

People are like blackberries. Some sweet. Some sour. Some larger than others – but size doesn’t necessarily determine sweetness. Some are firm, and somehow maybe one that grows right beside it may be super squishy. The protective thorns that grow around my bushes keep the critters away. Even the birds. Yet, I can see lots …

EquipVA supports students working to complete Workforce Credential Programs at Thomas Nelson Community College and Rappahannock Community College. Equipping people with the tools they need to strengthen their lives, families and community. That’s what Karen and Steve Barrs of Little England Mercantile have set out to do with EquipVA, a new scholarship fund they established …

First phase completes this fall, with long-term building upgrades at Gloucester Point crossroads ongoing into 2018. A storied Gloucester Point crossroads is getting a facelift and more, thanks to new owners and construction partners with a plan to return a local shopping landmark to its former glory. Tidemill Shops, at the corner of Tidemill Road …

Steve Barrs and Steve Spain Tidemill Shops Before Pic