Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Latest New Businesses

Southeast Community Pharmacy Fills Years-Long Void In Newport News Community

NEWPORT NEWS-The Southeast Community of Newport News has been without a local pharmacy for the past few years. Dr. James Mitchell filled the void when he officially opened his independently-owned pharmacy, Southeast Community Pharmacy, in January 2022. The pharmacy...

Three Tenants Announced For New Shopping Center In Gloucester

GLOUCESTER –Three new businesses are headed to Gloucester County and will soon occupy space in a small shopping center that is currently under construction on George Washington Memorial Highway. Chipotle Mexican Grill, T-Mobile, and Aspen Dental will be the tenants...

New Men’s Custom Suits And Accessories Store Opening In New Town

JAMES CITY-Men looking for custom suits and tuxedos will soon have another option in Greater Williamsburg. A new business, Andre Julius-Men’s Custom Suits & Accessories, is opening on Saturday, June 11 in New Town. The establishment will be located at...

New Roller Skating Rink Coming To Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS—During its Wednesday, May 25 session, Newport News City Council approved a conditional use permit that will allow a roller skating rink to operate in the DW Center (formerly known as the Denbigh Village Shopping Center) at the...

The Wagsters Magic Theatre in Williamsburg Will Hold Its First Performance June 17

JAMES CITY-Hannah and Brandon Wagster are thrilled their dream of owning a magic theatre is coming to fruition and will be shared with the public in less than three weeks. The Wagsters Magic Theatre is set to open Friday,...

Opening Of Dodd RV & Marine In York County Delayed

YORK– The signs in the window at Dodd RV & Marine now say “Coming Soon” as opposed to a marquee sign that read “Opening Spring 2022.” “There’s a little challenge on getting boats right now because of covid,” owner Jamie...

EVO Entertainment Group Holding Grand Opening For Its One-Stop Fun Spot At Peninsula Town Center May 27

HAMPTON-EVO Entertainment Group will hold a grand opening of its much-anticipated location in Peninsula Town Center on Friday, May 27. In celebration of the Memorial Day weekend opening, EVO Entertainment Hampton will offer one free hour of bowling, or...

Ribbon Cutting Set For May 20 For Paul Davis Restoration Of Williamsburg

JAMES CITY-A ribbon cutting ceremony is scheduled for Friday, May 20 for the new location of Paul Davis Restoration of Williamsburg. The new business is located at 133 Powhatan Springs Rd. Paul Davis Restoration of Williamsburg is part of a...

Friendly Grow Supply/April’s Flowers Offers New Options For Plant and Flower Enthusiasts

YORK-Green thumbs have a new option for buying plants and flowers for their homes and gardens. Husband and wife team April Hoercher and Ian Staples, along with their business partner Bryan Sprospon, opened Friendly Grow Supply on February 1 and...

New Promotional Products Business Swag City Born Out of Covid-19 Pandemic

JAMES CITY-During the start of the covid-19 pandemic in 2020, Kevin Wilkins was working from his home in Kingsmill as a consultant in commercial and residential construction as well as working part-time with a neighbor, Dave Lorincz, on his...

Genteel & Bard Fine Southern Lifestyle & Touring Adventures Expands To Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG-A new walking tour option is now available in Colonial Williamsburg. Husband-and-wife team T.C. and Brenna Michaels, who hail from Georgia, officially kicked off their new walking tour business, Genteel & Bard, in the Historic Area on March 28....

New Indian Cuisine Takeout Restaurant Coming to Hampton

HAMPTON—Hampton City Council recently voted to approve a zoning ordinance request to allow a new restaurant to take the place of Philly Jo, located at 1545 Briarfield Rd. in Hampton. New owner Japan Jashi and his partner Nick Patel...

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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...