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Monthly Archives: February, 2023

“Incubate With Us:” York County Couple Rolls Out Welcome Mat for Would-Be Entrepreneurs

YORK – There is a whole lot of creation going on inside a nondescript storefront in a shopping center on Lightfoot Road in York County. You might find Sierra Johnson, head-to-toe in safety...

Opening Of New Planet Fitness In Williamsburg Delayed

JAMES CITY-The opening of a new location for Planet Fitness in Greater Williamsburg has been delayed. Planet Fitness first announced plans to open a location on Main Street in New Town back in...

Ampersand Arts Festival Offers Theater, Film, And More

WILLIAMSBURG – Adam Stackhouse, one of the co-producers of the upcoming Ampersand International Arts Festival, likes the title because it works on several levels. “It’s a lot of things," he said. "It’s film...

Cannabist Opens New Location In Hampton

HAMPTON—Columbia Care, one of the largest and most experienced cultivators, manufacturers, and retailers of cannabis products in the United States, recently opened its newest Cannabist dispensary in Hampton with a ribbon cutting...

Peninsula Agency On Aging Hosting Community Forum On Aging March 1

HAMPTON-The Peninsula Agency on Aging will host its annual Community Forum on Aging on Wednesday, March 1 at the Hampton Roads Convention Center. The event will include a keynote address, workshops, community resource...

Healthcare Joint Manufacturing Venture To Bring Jobs To The Area

PRINCO LLC, a joint venture comprised of Premier, Inc., a leading technology-driven healthcare improvement company (through its affiliate SVS LLC), Vario Labs LLC of Virginia Beach, and Caretrust LLC, will establish a...

Williamsburg Doffs Its Hat To Municipal Worker Who Knows His Way Around The Brick

WILLIAMSBURG –Hard to believe but true: Before Ruben Figueroa started working for the city’s public works department seven years ago, Williamsburg, a showplace of 18th Century design, never had someone on staff...

Newport News Parks And Rec To Hold Three Job Fairs In March

NEWPORT NEWS—The Newport News Parks and Recreation Department will hold three job fairs in March to fill several positions available throughout the city. Candidates meeting the minimum qualifications for positions will be...