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Category: Health and Wellness


Join Riverside Wellness & Fitness Center – Middle Peninsula in celebrating 30 years in the community with an Open House! The Open House will be held Saturday, February 9th and will run from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  This event is FREE and open to the public! They will have: -FREE Chair massages -FREE Blood … Continue reading “Riverside Wellness & Fitness Center Celebrates 30 Years With an Open House”


Compiled by Courtney Riley and Makenna Wood of Proximo Marketing for the Gloucester Main Street Association It’s true what they say: giving the gift of time is one of the sweetest gifts. Time for yourself to recharge. Time to spend with those you love. Time to experience something new. Those experiences are available on Gloucester … Continue reading “Give the Gift of a Main Street Experience this Season”


Get Downtown Fit has wrapped up it’s initial program and wants YOUR feedback! It doesn’t matter whether you attended all, some or none of the FREE community classes– as they go into planning the 2019, they want to hear from you! Please take a few moments and give your thoughts regarding the Get Downtown Fit … Continue reading “Downtown Fit Wants Your Feedback”


Join Gloucester Family YMCA for their third annual aerobathon, Friday, December 14 6p-9p….Throughout the night sample most of their classes, courtesy of the wonderful group exercise staff! Prior to the “opening ceremony” your team will “compete” with other teams to see who can raise the most money! Whichever team raises the most wins the gold! … Continue reading “Gloucester Family YMCA – Winter Olympics”


NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – With added determination and skill, Riverside has continued to be recognized for its leadership in Information technology and is the only health system in Virginia to be recognized for 14 straight years. The 2018 rankings were managed for the first time by CHIME, with added criteria and transparency necessary to demonstrate … Continue reading “Riverside Health System Named Most Wired for Fourteen Consecutive Years”


The Downtown Fit presenting partners, Gloucester Main Street Preservation Trust, Riverside, Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce, and Gloucester Main Street Association hosted a ribbon tying ceremony at Downtown Fit’s Official Kick Off event this past Saturday. The ribbon tying signified all of the partners coming together which included the fitness and well-being partners: Riverside Wellness … Continue reading “Downtown Fit Partners Ribbon Tying”


Attention military veterans and spouses. Riverside’s Sanders Retirement Community and their Assisted Living team will host a free community lecture on the veterans and spouses assisted living pension benefit featuring Attorney Susan Jean. The event will take place Thursday, June 21 at 6:30 pm. Families may be entitled to a little known pension benefit called Aid … Continue reading “Community Lecture: Veterans & Spouses Assisted Living Pension Benefit”


Who’s ready to GET FIT, DOWNTOWN FIT? We definitely are and want to celebrate the official kick off of this incredible new FREE community fitness program with YOU, Saturday, June 16 starting at 830am. Join the Downtown Fit team in the grassy area at the corner of Main Street and Heron Cove Way at 830 … Continue reading “Downtown Fit: Official Kick Off Event this Saturday”


Downtown Fit says, “Here we go FREE community fitness again”! Vinyasa Yoga on Tuesday, June 12, 9:30a-10:00a with Gretchen Brown, presented by Gloucester Yoga. The class will be held in the grassy field on the corner of Gloucester Main Street and Heron Cove Way near Lulu Birds Kitchen Restaurant! Please bring mats and blocks to … Continue reading “Downtown Fit—VINYASA YOGA”


FREE community fitness, anyone? Downtown Fit hopes you will join them THIS Tuesday! Tai Chi presented by Dawn from Pivot Performance on June 12th 12p-1p. The class will be held in the grassy field on the corner of Main Street and Heron Cove Way near Lulu Birds Kitchen Restaurant! Invite a friend!


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