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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...

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...

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...

Jefferson Lab Virtual Field Trip Invites Students To ‘Fall For Science’

NEWPORT NEWS—For science enthusiasts who have ever wanted to go behind the scenes of a world-class national research laboratory, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility is offering a free and exclusive opportunity for the public...

William & Mary Releases Fall Arts Schedule

WILLIAMSBURG-The College of William & Mary has a variety of art, dance, and musical show offerings this fall to keep the public entertained. Now through January 9 at The Muscarelle Museum of Art, guests can take in the exhibition “Shared...

Fall Festivals Are In The Air

Fall is the perfect time for area festivals. The temperatures are generally milder, offering plenty of opportunities to get outside, enjoy the company of others, make new friends, support local businesses, and maybe even pick up a few gifts...

Celebrate The Arts With The Yorktown Art Stroll On September 26

YORK-York County, in partnership with the Yorktown Arts Foundation and the York County Arts Commission, will host the Yorktown Art Stroll on Sunday, September 26. The free event offers visitors an opportunity to meet artists who work with a...

Children’s Hospital Of The King’s Daughters To Host Town Hall On Covid-19 Vaccine September 16

Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD) will host a virtual town hall meeting, “What Parents Need to Know About the Covid-19 Vaccine,” on Thursday, September 16 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. Dr. Doug Mitchell, a pediatrician and medical director for...

Williamsburg Players Seeking Actors For “A Christmas Carol”

YORK-Williamsburg Players will hold auditions for its upcoming production of “A Christmas Carol” on Sunday, September 19 and Monday, September 20. Auditions will take place at the Williamsburg Players theatre, 200 Hubbard Ln., at 7pm both days. Performances for the show,...

Culturefix Releases Fall Line Up of Events in Williamsburg

Summer may be winding down but Culturefix continues to heat up Williamsburg with its art and music programming. Culturefix recently revealed its fall lineup, which includes the return of Scrumptious weekends in October. Scrumptious weekends, which will feature a variety...

Ferguson Makes $2.5 Million Gift To Support Children’s Mental Health

NEWPORT NEWS—According to a press release from Ferguson, one in five children in the United States has a diagnosable, treatable mental health condition—and yet the majority go without either diagnosis or treatment. The need is only trending up, as...

Live Performances Return To Kimball Theatre This Fall

WILLIAMSBURG-The College of William & Mary’s Theatre and Dance Department released its lineup for the 2021-2022 Season, which will bring back live shows to the historic Kimball Threatre in Merchants Square. William & Mary’s new theatre season will focus on...

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James City Launches New Glass Recycling Program

JAMES CITY-On September 22, James City County officially launched a new pilot glass recycling program in partnership with Owens-Illinois (O-I). James City County officials including County Administrator Scott Stevens,  Economic Development Director Christopher Johnson, and Stonehouse District Board Supervisor Sue...

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,...