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Opening Of New Music Venue Good Vibes Pending In Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS—Good Vibes, the concert hall and event venue that will soon take over the space vacated by Boathouse Live in City Center at Oyster Point, is waiting for final approval from the city before reopening the facility’s doors....

Hampton City Council Recognizes Summer Business Institute

HAMPTON—The Hampton City Council added a special session to their normal docket on Wednesday, September 22 to recognize the value of the Academies of Hampton’s City Schools Summer Business Institute. At the opening of the special session, Mayor Donnie Tuck...

New Walk-In Chiropractic Office Coming To Williamsburg

JAMES CITY-The Joint Chiropractic, a walk-in chiropractic office, will soon open a location in the Williamsburg area. The Joint, which first began in 1999, tentatively plans to open a space on Centerville Road in Lightfoot in December. The family chiropractic facility...

Riverside Health System Hosting Free Flu and Covid-19 Vaccination Clinics

Riverside Health System will host several free vaccination clinics for both covid-19 and the flu in coming weeks across Hampton Roads. The clinics will be either drive-thru or walk-up to enable patients 12 and older to receive both the flu...

Is A Second Broadband Option Also Coming To James City County?

JAMES CITY-It appears James City County may follow Williamsburg’s lead when it comes to offering residents an additional choice for cable and Internet. On September 9, Williamsburg City Council approved a franchise agreement with Shenandoah Cable Television LLC, or Shentel,...

Military Aviation Museum Plans Girls In Aviation Day Celebration

The Military Aviation Museum in Virginia Beach, in partnership with the Southeastern Virginia Chapter of Women in Aviation International (WAI), will honor Girls In Aviation Day on Saturday, September 25. Girls in Aviation Day (GIAD) is a worldwide event that...

An Occasion for the Arts Returns In Person October 2-3

WILLIAMSBURG-Since 1969, An Occasion for the Arts has celebrated outstanding artists, stage performers, and youth activities in the community. The art festival, held annually throughout downtown Williamsburg the first weekend of October, returns this year in person after being...

Peninsula Agency On Aging Celebrates Opening Of New Location

JAMES CITY-On September 21, Peninsula Agency On Aging held a ribbon cutting ceremony and celebration of the opening of its new Williamsburg location at 4551 John Tyler Highway. Peninsula Agency On Aging’s Williamsburg office moved into a new space located...

Sentara Donates $50,000 For Behavioral Health Program

Sentara Healthcare/Optima Health/Virginia Premier recently donated $50,000 to support a behavioral health program in Hampton and Newport News. The money will help provide transportation to court, to treatment appointments, and to work for defendants enrolled in the behavioral health...

Williamsburg’s Christmas Parade Expected To Return For 2021

WILLIAMSBURG-Christmas is still roughly three months away, but Williamsburg is already getting into the spirit following the announcement that the popular Christmas Parade will return in person to downtown Williamsburg this year following a cancellation last year as a...

Jurassic Quest Coming To Hampton Roads Convention Center

HAMPTON—The largest and most realistic dinosaur attraction in North America will soon be coming to Hampton. More than 100 photorealistic dinosaurs are ready to delight families when Jurassic Quest® arrives at the Hampton Roads Convention Center, October 8-10. The event promises unique experiences for...

Newport News Public Works To Hold Two-Day Job Fair

Newport News—The City of Newport News Public Works Department is hosting an in-person job fair on Thursday, September 30 from 1 to 5pm, and Friday, October 1 from 9am to noon. The two-day event will be held at the...

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Lucky Junque Hosts Vintage Market

Lucky Junque’s 3rd Annual Vintage Market will take place on Saturday, October 9, from 10:00am – 4:00pm. The event will be held rain or shine at 7787 Richmond Road in Toano near the Big Yellow Chair. Come out and...

ASPIRE Hosts Presentation On How To Reduce Work Stress

WILLIAMSBURG-ASPIRE will host the professional development session “Simple Self-Care Practices To Reduce Workday Stress” on Thursday, September 30 at 9am.  Rebecca Reimers Cristol, a certified professional life coach, will offer tips and advice on how to reduce work stress,...

Find Something Unique For Your Home At Joni’s Consign & Design

JAMES CITY-Joni Spangler, owner of the consignment shop Joni’s Consign and Design in the Colony Square Shopping Center on Jamestown Road, is one business owner who decided to turn a long-time hobby into a job. “I’m one of those people...