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New Store At Williamsburg Premium Outlets Celebrates African Culture

JAMES CITY-A new store at the Williamsburg Premium Outlets on Richmond Road is aiming to bring a little African culture to Greater Williamsburg. Malick Cisse, a native of Senegal in West Africa, and his wife, Tania, opened the Roots and...

Three New Tenants Headed To The Marketplace At Tech Center In Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS-Three new stores will soon open in the Marketplace at Tech Center shopping center in the Oyster Point area of Newport News. Construction is underway at the site of the former Stein Mart located at 12080 Jefferson Ave. next...

The Good Feet Store Relocates to Marketplace At Tech Center in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS-The Good Feet Store has landed a new location. The market-leading manufacturer and retailer of premium personally fitted arch supports recently moved from the Jefferson Marketplace shopping center to the corner of Oyster Point Road and Criston Drive...

Williamsburg Jewelers Hosting Guest Appreciation Day on June 23 Featuring Master Silversmith James Curtis

Michael Fagan, the owner of Williamsburg Jewelers, is hosting a Guest Appreciation Day from 10am to 7pm on Thursday, June 23, at his shop to thank the community for its support. Fagan will offer discounted merchandise throughout the store for...

Owner of Cliff’s Auto Repair Sells Family-Owned Business

YORK-Chances are longtime York County residents have filled up their tanks, obtained a yearly inspection, had a car towed, or sought vehicle repair from Cliff’s Auto Repair over the past seven decades. After working at the family-owned and operated...

Buff City Soap ‘Makery’ Now Open In Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS-A new soap shop has opened in Newport News. Buff City Soap opened its first location in Hampton Roads on May 5 next to Lane Bryant in The Courtyard Shops at Jefferson Commons in Newport News in the space...

Brick-And-Mortar Stores Not Dead Yet

As the largest department store chain in the United States, Macy’s in considered a bellwether for the retail market. The company has reported an increase in digital sales in areas that also have physical stores, which has forced it...

HobbyTown USA Holding Ribbon Cutting Ceremony On June 10

YORK-HobbyTown USA is hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony to launch the opening weekend of its new location in Village Square at Kiln Creek shopping center. Prior to the move, owners Scott and Kelly Dayton had been operating the shop...

Grand Opening for William & Harry In Merchants Square Set For June 11

WILLIAMSBURG-Merchants Square in downtown Williamsburg is welcoming a new men’s luxury clothing store. A soft opening was held in mid-May for William & Harry, located at 103 N. Boundary St. in the space formerly occupied by the Williamsburg at Home...

Bodacious Bazaar Returns To Hampton Roads Convention Center June 3-5

HAMPTON—The 2022 spring version of the Bodacious Bazaar will be back at the Hampton Roads Convention Center in Hampton on June 3–5 starting at 10am each day. The popular shopping event brings more than 250 national and regional vendors,...

Harvest Market Is Back At Oozlefinch

HAMPTON—The 2022 season of Harvest Markets at Oozlefinch Beers & Blending began on May 1 at 81 Patch Rd. on Fort Monroe. The market runs bi-weekly on Sundays from noon to 3pm and will run through mid-November. Upcoming dates...

The Birthplace of America Store Now Open In Downtown Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG-A ribbon cutting was recently held for the opening of a new souvenir shop in downtown Williamsburg. Grand opening celebrations took place the weekend of May 13 for The Birthplace of America, LLC, which is located at 212 N. Henry...

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Water Country USA’s Newest Attraction Opening July 15

YORK-Water Country USA’s younger guests will have a new area of the park to explore later this month. The water park’s newest attraction, Lil’Surfers Splash Pad, is expected to open on Friday, July 15. The attraction will feature fountains, spray...

Food Lion Honors Two Williamsburg Employees For Their Service

JAMES CITY-The Food Lion grocery store chain recently recognized long-term associates for their service to the company. Among those honored were two employees who work out of the Food Lion stores in the Greater Williamsburg area. On June 30, Food...

Renovations Of Gloucester’s Historic Circle Reveal Surprises

GLOUCESTER – Renovating an old building, especially one that is a few hundred years old, often results in a few surprises. “You don’t honestly know what you’re going to run into as you peel back the layers of the building...