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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...

FISH Eyes New Location On Second Street In Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG-FISH, Inc. plans to request a special use permit in order to move its operations into new facilities located at 312 and 314 Second Street. The non-profit organization, which assists with food, clothing and small household item distribution to those...

Sister Cities Newport News Moves To New Space

NEWPORT NEWS—Sister Cities Newport News (SCNN) recently moved its operations to CITY SPACE at 11820 Merchants Walk, Suite 100 in City Center. The former Jos. A. Banks retail space has been converted to allow SNCC to become a venue...

The Twisted Crab Purchases Industrial Building

HAMPTON—The Twisted Crab, a Cajun-style seafood restaurant chain that has introduced the concept of seafood in a bag to many diners in Hampton Roads, recently purchased a 12,000 square foot industrial building from Progress Land Development LLC for $865,000....

Midtown Row Will Host Grand Opening In September

WILLIAMSBURG-Midtown Row will host a grand opening celebration for the new mixed-used development complex at the corner of Richmond Road and Lafayette Street in September. The celebration will take place Friday, September 24, from 4pm to 7pm at 1260 Richmond...

The Duke of York Hotel Rebrands Under New Ownership

YORK-The Duke of York Hotel was recently sold. The waterfront hotel, located at 508 Water Street in Yorktown, will undergo renovations and rebrand as Yorktown Beach Hotel. M.A. Bowry & Company bought the property for $3 million from Crockett Enterprises...

Somerwell House In Yorktown Available For Lease

YORK-Somerwell House on Main Street in Yorktown is available for lease. The National Park Service (NPS) recently announced a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Somerwell House in part as a way to revitalize Main Street in historic Yorktown as the...

Hampton Inn & Suites in Newport News Under New Ownership

NEWPORT NEWS—The Hampton Inn & Suites located at 12251 Jefferson across from Patrick Henry Mall was recently purchased from Yoder Inn Group, L.P. by Shamin Hotels. The Chester-based company plans to renovate the 120-room hotel that offers 90 standard...

George Washington Inn to Become Apartment Complex

YORK-The George Washington Inn & Conference Center on Merrimac Trail near CVS Pharmacy will soon be converted into an apartment complex. York County Board of Supervisors approved an application from Schottenstein Realty Company to rezone the area in order to...

Two Realty Companies Relocate downtown

WILLIAMSBURG-Two realty companies recently announced new locations to the downtown area to be closer to the heart of Williamsburg. The Memorie Group will soon occupy space in a new office on Prince George Street near the Fife & Drum Inn....

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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,...