Voting starts in March for the Drupal Association Board election.
This a series of video tutorials on setting up local development environment using Oracle Virtualbox on Ubuntu as a guest OS and Windows as a host OS. The tutorials cover installing and configuring Virtualbox, Ubuntu 10, guest additions, Apache, MySQL, PHP and finally Drupal. Additionally, they take a look at configuring local mailserver with Postfix.
Note: this is an ongoing series, so new tutorials will be published soon.