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Monthly Archives: April, 2021

Hampton History Museum Resumes Regular Hours

HAMPTON—The Hampton History Museum has returned to full operating hours. Visitors can explore more than 400 years of Hampton’s past in the galleries. The special, artifact-rich exhibit, “Hampton One: Building, Working, and...

National Chicken Wing Shortage Impacts Peninsula Businesses

HAMPTON—Chicken wings. They’re tasty. They’re messy. They’re fun. And getting every delicious morsel off them is a challenge that many people readily accept. But now that a national shortage of the tempting...

Newport News Partners with HRT For Vaccine Transportation

NEWPORT NEWS—Newport News residents having trouble getting themselves or loved ones to get COVID-19 vaccinations now have an extra option. The City of Newport News is partnering with Hampton Roads Transit (HRT),...

Want to Dine Al Fresco? Try WARA’s New Park & Dine Program

Williamsburg Area Restaurant Association (WARA) has introduced a new program, Park & Dine, to encourage patrons to support local restaurants while enjoying a meal outdoors during the nice weather. The new program, which...

Local Restaurants Face New Challenge Of The Pandemic: A Shortage Of Workers

As more people are becoming vaccinated, customers are returning to restaurants in droves----but workers are not. A lack of employees is just the latest crisis restaurants both locally and across the nation...

Hampton’s Buckroe Beach Farmers Market Opens May 1

HAMPTON—The popular beachside Farmers Market in Hampton officially begins the 2021 season on Saturday, May 1 from 9am – 1pm. There will be three special-themed markets this season, including a Healthy Lifestyles...

Greater Williamsburg Business Council Looking for Nominees for Small Business of the Year

WILLIAMSBURG-The Greater Williamsburg Business Council is seeking nominations for the 2021 Small Business of the Year and 2021 Early Stage Small Business of the Year. The winners will be announced during a...

New Medical Spa AMMA Opens On Monticello Avenue

JAMES CITY-The owner of Williamsburg Urgent Care has opened another business, Advanced Medicine & Modern Aesthetics (AMMA). Dr. Anna Stankiewicz, who has experience in both family medicine and urgent care, opened AMMA in...