Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Business Briefs

Food Lion Honors Two Williamsburg Employees For Their Service

JAMES CITY-The Food Lion grocery store chain recently recognized long-term associates for their service to the company. Among those honored were two employees who work out of the Food Lion stores in the Greater Williamsburg area. On June 30, Food Lion announced that it honored roughly 300 employees who have...

Director of Media at Liz Moore & Associates Wins Silver at Telly Awards

Brandon Wilson, director of media at Liz Moore & Associates, was recently honored with a silver award at the 2021 Telly Awards for Best of Branded Content. The award was based on a video he produced capturing the culture and values of the company. “We are beyond thrilled to receive...

James City County Resumes Credit Card Convenience Fee On Payments

JAMES CITY-Effective Friday, July 1, James City County reinstated its credit/debit card convenience fees on payments to the county. A convenience fee of 2.95 percent will once again be added to all payments that are made by a credit or debit card. This includes all payments made through the Treasurer’s...

Virginia Peninsula Chamber Will Host Women’s Leadership Forum July 14

HAMPTON-The Virginia Peninsula Chamber will host a Women’s Leadership Forum breakfast on Thursday, July 14 from 7:30am to 9:30am. The forum is part of the Chamber’s Pink Bag Lunch program, which was created to provide women with the opportunity to network, connect, and engage with other women on the...

Williamsburg SCORE To Host Workshop On How To Start Your Own Business

WILLIAMSBURG-Williamsburg SCORE will host a workshop on how to start your own business on Thursday, July 14 at the Williamsburg Regional Library, 515 Scotland St. This workshop is intended for individuals who are interested in starting their own business but don’t know where to begin. Topics covered will include how...

Peninsula SPCA Receives Grant From Petco Love

NEWPORT NEWS—The Peninsula Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (PSPCA) recently received a $3,500 grant from the national non-profit Petco Love, to support the PSPCA’s lifesaving work for animals in Hampton Roads, specifically on the Virginia Peninsula. Since its founding in 1999, Petco Love has invested $330 million...

Bean’s Ice Cream in Poquoson Celebrating Anniversary With Festivities On July 2

POQUOSON-Bean's Ice Cream will host an anniversary celebration on Saturday, July 2. Customers are encouraged to stop by between 1pm and 9pm and check out Bean’s Ice Cream’s birthday specials. Face painting by Vivian will be offered between 1pm and 5pm. From 1pm to 4pm, guests are invited to tie dye...

Williamsburg Architectural Firm VP Elected To Chamber Board Of Directors

JAMES CITY-On Monday. June 27, GuernseyTingle announced that its vice president, Kristin Baum, AIA, has been elected to the Greater Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. Baum has been with GuernseyTingle for 21 years, managing what a release from the firm describes as a wide range of developments including...

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Residential Community In York County Sells For $100 Million

YORK-A residential community in Greater Williamsburg has recently been sold. On June 29, Berkadia announced the sale of The Bend at Arbordale on Bulifants Boulevard...

Two from Williamsburg Architectural Firm Earn Licenses

Local architectural firm, GuernseyTingle, has announced that two of its employees have earned professional licensures.