NEWS

Category: Business


Following nearly three decades of bringing the Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck community natural, organic and homemade foods, fine wine, and craft beer, Kelsick Specialty Market is pleased to announce Yorktown-native Paige Drewry as its new owner. “A natural born foodie, I’ve worked in food service, studied culinary arts and business, and traveled throughout Europe … Continue reading “Kelsick Specialty Market Ushers in New Generation, New Owner”


Do you have an employee that is always going above and beyond? Well Split Enz Salon on Gloucester Main Street is hosting an “Employee of the Month” Beauty Giveaway, allowing all business owners and supervisors throughout our community the opportunity to nominate their  SUPER STAR  for a little EXTRA gratitude for their job well done! … Continue reading “Split Enz Salon to Host Employee of the Month Giveaway”


Kelsick Specialty Market right here on Gloucester Main Street said it perfectly: “one of the incredible things about living and doing business in Gloucester is the kindness of the people here. So kind, in fact, that our community is filled with countless organizations that’s sole mission is to help others.” This year, just as they … Continue reading “Kelsick Specialty Market Announces 2019 Year of Giving Recipients”


Heart Felt Touch Massage Therapy and Caregivers of the Commonwealth will host a unique opportunity for family and professional caregivers to learn a new skill called Compassionate Touch®. Compassionate Touch® is an approach combining skilled touch and specialized communication shown to prevent behavioral expression in people with dementia and reduce job stress in care-partners. In … Continue reading “Compassionate Touch Specialist Workshop”


Outdoor enthusiasts who want to explore the Middle Peninsula waterways like Captain John Smith, wade in the waves like a waterman, or paddle the bays, creeks and rivers of the Commonwealth’s premier rural coastal Virginia region can now plan their outing and experience more easily thanks to the newly launched Virginia Water Trails interactive web … Continue reading “New Interactive Web Site Highlights Middle Peninsula Waterways”


We are delighted to announce and celebrate three Gloucester Main Street-based businesses and one professional who were honored by the Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce at their annual awards banquet and gala on Saturday, Feb. 16. Kelsick Specialty Market was named the 2018 Small Business of the Year, the Fairfield Foundation earned the 2018 Non Profit of the … Continue reading “Main Street Businesses and Professionals Honored by Gloucester Chamber of Commerce at Annual Awards Banquet”


Announces over a Million Dollars in Investment in downtown facades & interiors since 2011. The Main Street Preservation Trust has opened applications for 2019 for business and property owners along Main Street in Gloucester who wish to improve their facades or interiors of their buildings in the commercial area of Main Street. The program is … Continue reading “Main Street Preservation Trust Opens Applications for 2019 Facade & Interior Grants”


2018 – Striving towards a Healthy Community on all levels A Main Street should be healthy on all levels.  Businesses should have support and be poised for growth.  Property owners should know there is an open door for discussion on real estate and rents.  The past should not only be celebrated but explored.  And the … Continue reading “Gloucester Main Street–Recapping 2018 & Ready for 2019”


It has been six weeks since Gloucester Brewing Company has opened their doors and we are thrilled they did! Mike, Myron, Laura and Liz did a fabulous job at highlighting the charm of their 6778 Main Street location. We hope you have had a chance to drop in, enjoy a cold one, say hello to … Continue reading “Gloucester Brewing Company-One of our ‘Best of’”


Riverside Walter Reed Hospital has been building a better place to heal and is inviting the community to see completed portions of the renovation and expansion project firsthand. Riverside will host an open house at the new main entrance and lobby area of the hospital on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 from noon to 4 p.m. … Continue reading “Riverside Walter Reed Hospital to Host Open House to Showcase Renovation and Expansion Project”


UPCOMING EVENTS
  1. Logo for 1st Friday
    April 5 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Gloucester Main Street Beer Garden Graphic
    April 6 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm