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York Seeking Artist Applications For “Art At The River”

YORK-Artist applications are due Tuesday, February 1 for the annual juried art show “Art at the River,” which will be held this year on Sunday, May 8. Original artwork in a variety of media are being accepted. This includes painting,...

Eastern State Hospital To Host Job Fair January 27

WILLIAMSBURG-Eastern State Hospital will host a job fair on Thursday, January 27, from 4pm to 6:30pm. The facility is located at 4601 Ironbound Rd. On-the-sport interviews will be available for the following positions: full- and part-time entry-level psychiatric technicians; forensic...

Virginia ABC Stores Alter Operating Hours

Beginning Monday, January 24, those who have become accustomed to adding an ABC run to their morning chores will need to adjust their schedules. Due to an increasing number of employees being affected by covid-19 making it difficult to...

Air Power Park Seeking Petition Signatures For Grant Funding

HAMPTON—The Hampton History Museum is seeking grant money that would enhance the restorations and improvements currently underway at Air Power Park, located at 413 W. Mercury Blvd. in Hampton. The museum is seeking digital signatures on an online petition...

ASPIRE Hosts 2022 Showcase

WILLIAMSBURG-The ASPIRE Young Professionals will host a 2022 Showcase on Thursday, January 27 from 5pm to 7pm in Brinkley Commons at Miller Hall, College of William & Mary. The event is designed for anyone aged 21-39 who would like...

Greater Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce Plans Third Business Community Collaboration Ribbon Cutting Celebration

WILLIAMSBURG-Four Greater Williamsburg area businesses will be honored with a ribbon cutting celebration on Friday, January 21 as part of the Greater Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce’s Business Community Collaboration initiative. The event kicks off at 11:30am at Loving Me Fashion,...

York County Introduces New Free Citizens Rewards Card

YORK-York residents can now receive discounts to county shops, restaurants, and attractions using a new Free Citizens Rewards card. Businesses and attractions in Historic Yorktown, including the businesses of Riverwalk Landing, are teaming with the York County Offices of Economic...

Williamsburg SCORE Hosts Legal Boot Camp For Small Businesses Workshop

WILLIAMSBURG-On January 22, Williamsburg SCORE will host a Legal Boot Camp For Small Businesses workshop. Small business owners and startups are invited to learn more about business law. The event will take place beginning at 9am at the Williamsburg...

Virginia State Parks Seeks Applicants for Youth Conservation Corps

The Virginia State Parks Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) is now accepting applications for more than 200 opportunities statewide for summer residential service projects. The YCC crews will assist staff with projects such as trail maintenance, habitat improvement, campground construction...

Citizens Invited To Apply For Grants Through York County Arts Commission

YORK-The York County Arts Commission is inviting residents and organizations to apply for arts grants that will benefit the county. Individuals and groups who submit a grant application for a project must abide by the following criteria in order to...

Williamsburg SCORE Offering Free Workshop On How To Start Your Own Business

WILLIAMSBURG-Williamsburg SCORE will offer a free two-hour workshop on starting your own business on Thursday, January 20 at 5:30pm at Williamsburg Regional Library, 515 Scotland St. The event will be presented by Bruce Landefeld, who will cover topics such as...

SCC Approves Dominion Energy Grid Transformation Plan

The Virginia State Corporation Commission (SCC) recently approved—subject to certain requirements—Phase II of Dominion Energy’s Grid Transformation Plan (GT Plan), the company's ten-year plan to transform the electric distribution grid.  "This is another major step forward in building a clean...

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York Seeking Artist Applications For “Art At The River”

YORK-Artist applications are due Tuesday, February 1 for the annual juried art show “Art at the River,” which will be held this year on Sunday, May 8. Original artwork in a variety of media are being accepted. This includes painting,...

Eastern State Hospital To Host Job Fair January 27

WILLIAMSBURG-Eastern State Hospital will host a job fair on Thursday, January 27, from 4pm to 6:30pm. The facility is located at 4601 Ironbound Rd. On-the-sport interviews will be available for the following positions: full- and part-time entry-level psychiatric technicians; forensic...

LISC Receives State Funding To Help Small Businesses Impacted By Pandemic

A new initiative called the Virginia Small Business Resiliency Fund program was recently launched, providing more than $9.7 million in grants for a dozen projects across the commonwealth. This funding will help create programs and products that will expand...