Thursday, October 6, 2022

Business Briefs

Info Sessions Planned For VDOT Project At Intersection Of Jamestown Road And Route 199 In Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG-The Virginia Department of Transportation will host multiple education sessions to inform the public about Project Pipeline. This project is designed to improve the intersection of Route 199 and Jamestown Road in Williamsburg and James City County. Four education sessions...

Virginia Peninsula Chamber Hosting Event On Government Contracting For Small Businesses

HAMPTON-Bob Yuill with YUILL Strategic Solutions, LLC and Williamsburg / Newport News SCORE will be the featured speaker during an upcoming seminar on Government Contracting for Small Businesses hosted by Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce. The event will be...

James City County Hosting Community Conversation Event on September 29

JAMES CITY-James City County Administrator Scott Stevens will host a Community Conversations event on Thursday, September 29, at 6pm. The event will be held at the James City County Recreation Center at 5301 Longhill Rd. County staff will join Stevens...

ABC, Local Distilleries Offering Special Deals For Virginia Spirits Month

RICHMOND-The Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority (ABC), in partnership with the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS), is celebrating Virginia Spirits Month in September with special deals. “We are proud to support a wealth of talented distilleries who...

Colonial Williamsburg Offering Deals For Homeschool Families

WILLIAMSBURG-Homeschool families are invited to experience American history with Colonial Williamsburg at special rates of more than 70 percent off retail throughout the month of September. The special deals will run September 10 through 25. Admission tickets will offer...

New Town 20th Anniversary Celebration Continues With Fall Concert Lineup

JAMES CITY-James City County Parks & Recreation department, in collaboration with CultureFix, will host three free fall after-hour concerts for the community in New Town as part of the development's year-long 20th Anniversary celebration. The first concert will feature...

Langley Federal Credit Union Providing $1 Million In “Gas Back” Rewards

NEWPORT NEWS—Langley Federal Credit Union is trying to help members with recent cost-of-living increases by providing 10 percent cash back on gas purchases when using their Langley debit cards. Langley FCU is planning to reward $1 million in “gas back”...

Yorktown Releases Its Rhythms on the Riverwalk Concert Series Lineup

Yorktown’s 18th Annual Rhythms on the Riverwalk Concert Series kicks off on September 8. The free outdoor performances are held from 6:30pm to 8:30pm on Thursday evenings through September and mid-October. Guests can look forward to several genres of music...

Wawa Celebrates Opening of 100th Store in Virginia With Free Coffee on September 1

Coffee lovers rejoice. Wawa is offering customers a free hot coffee of any size on Thursday, September 1, in celebration of the chain opening its 100th store in the commonwealth. An official ribbon cutting will be held at Wawa’s newest...

ActionCoach Coastal Offering Two Upcoming Events For Business Owners

Kevan Danker, owner of ActionCoach Coastal, is offering two upcoming events to assist small business owners with growing their companies. The first event is a webinar for business owners to take part in a master class on “Growing Your Company...

Frothy Moon Brewhouse In Greater Williamsburg Now Hiring

JAMES CITY-In anticipation of its upcoming opening on Jamestown Road in James City County, Frothy Moon Brewhouse is hiring. The microbrewery, which will open this fall at 1826 Jamestown Rd. at the former site of Cooke’s Greenhouse & Garden...

Liz Moore & Associates Welcomes New Agents To Newport News Office

NEWPORT NEWS-Liz Moore & Associates recently welcomed four new real estate agents to its office in Newport News, located at 11801 Canon Blvd, Suite 100 in Oyster Point. In early August, Morgan Wood, Melanie Mesick, Sadie Shay, and Lekeshia...

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Tambora Latin Cuisine In York County Closes

YORK-A Latin restaurant on George Washington Memorial Highway has closed after two years in operation. Tambora Latin Cuisine, located at 1900 George Washington Memorial Highway, shut its doors in September. The restaurant shared news of its closure in a social media...

Newport News Looking To Redevelop Sherwood Shopping Center

NEWPORT NEWS-Sherwood Shopping Center on Warwick Boulevard may soon be getting a facelift. During a joint meeting with the Newport News City Council, Planning Commission, Economic Development Authority and Newport News Public Library Board of Trustees on September 27, city...

Regional Economic Forecast is Mostly Cloudy With A Chance of Recession

YORK-The economy is “quite strange right now,” said Greg Grootendorst, chief economist with the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission, who presented a sobering update to the York County Board of Supervisors during its work session on Tuesday, October 4....