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On Command Dog Training Develops K9s And Owners At The Same Time

NEWPORT NEWS—For those who may have brought home or received a new canine pet over the holidays or for the New Year, training is important. If a four-legged family member is showing signs of behavioral issues as they mature...

Pedego Electric Bikes Opening For Business In Williamsburg On January 25

WILLIAMSBURG-Pedego Electric Bikes will officially open in Midtown Row on Tuesday, January 25, at 11am. Midtown Row is a new mixed-use development at the corner of Monticello Avenue and Richmond Road in Williamsburg.

Mercana Furniture And Decor Establishes First U.S. Operation In Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS—Mercana Furniture and Decor, a Canadian manufacturer and wholesale of home goods across North America, will invest $8.5 million to establish its first U.S. Warehouse and distribution operation in Newport News. The company will move into a 124,000-square-foot...

Yorktown Chakra Shop Offers Mind, Body, and Soul Energy Healing

YORK-Psychic, Spiritual Healer, and Life Coach Jaclyn Marks opened her first storefront, Chakra Shop, in mid-October 2021 in Yorktown. Located at 7816 George Washington Memorial Highway, it's nestled between Army Navy Tattoo and York Assembly of God. Marks offers candles,...

1700 Brewing Celebrates Grand Opening

NEWPORT NEWS—1700 Brewing officially opened their doors to the public on Saturday, January 8, hosting a celebration that ran from noon to 10pm. 1700 had a soft opening in November after they took over the facility from Twisted Knot...

‘The Noah Way’ Daycare Opening Soon In Hampton

HAMPTON—The Noah Way started as a daycare center in Kristin “Krissy” Gilliam’s home but will soon be moving to a new facility with expanded services for children from four months to school age. “I’ve always been around children,” said...

You Matter Beauty Supply Celebrates Grand Opening

HAMPTON-Olympia Harley opened her first storefront for You Matter Beauty Supply in Pembroke Crossing shopping center on Saturday, December 4. Harley grew up in Virginia Beach and Norfolk. She started working at a natural hair salon while she was in...

Good Vibes Concert Hall Ready For Grand Opening

NEWPORT NEWS—After months of waiting, Good Vibes Concert Hall has finally been given the green light to open and will hold its ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, December 10 at 4:30pm. The facility is located at 11800 Merchants Walk...

Gypsy Gal Adventures Offers Getaways For Women

WILLIAMSBURG-Sydney Duvall officially opened Gypsy Gal Adventures on Wednesday, December 1. Her local tour company provides women with the opportunity to join other like-minded individuals in the community on day-trip excursions. Creating a space for women to connect with one...

New Historic Wedding And Special Event Venue Opening In New Kent

NEW KENT-Described as a premier historic wedding and special event venue, The Ordinary of New Kent anticipates opening its doors by Friday, December 10. Originally slated to open Wednesday, December 1, co-owner Pamela "Pam" Radwani said they're working out...

Chrome Cut & Co. Hair Salon Offers A Barber-shop Alternative

JAMES CITY-After 15 years in the hair industry, Alicia Leonard opened her first storefront for Chrome Cut & Co. hair salon last month in Ewell Station Shopping Center. She said the venture was a natural response after working for a...

Penny and a Sixpence Now Open in Merchants Square

WILLIAMSBURG-Penny and a Sixpence opened in mid-November at 438 Duke of Gloucester St. in Merchants Square.The new store specializes in Sterling Silver jewelry and other merchandise. Penny and a Sixpence carries a variety of pieces from necklaces to earrings. Penny...

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York Seeking Artist Applications For “Art At The River”

YORK-Artist applications are due Tuesday, February 1 for the annual juried art show “Art at the River,” which will be held this year on Sunday, May 8. Original artwork in a variety of media are being accepted. This includes painting,...

Eastern State Hospital To Host Job Fair January 27

WILLIAMSBURG-Eastern State Hospital will host a job fair on Thursday, January 27, from 4pm to 6:30pm. The facility is located at 4601 Ironbound Rd. On-the-sport interviews will be available for the following positions: full- and part-time entry-level psychiatric technicians; forensic...

LISC Receives State Funding To Help Small Businesses Impacted By Pandemic

A new initiative called the Virginia Small Business Resiliency Fund program was recently launched, providing more than $9.7 million in grants for a dozen projects across the commonwealth. This funding will help create programs and products that will expand...