Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Local Industries

Chase Bank Announces Second Location In Greater Williamsburg

JAMES CITY-JP Morgan Chase is opening several new branches in Hampton Roads, including two in the Greater Williamsburg area. The national financial institution, one of the oldest in the country that first began in New York City in 1799, announced in May its intent to open ten new locations throughout...

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 is located at 2315 Jefferson Ave., in Southeast Shopping Center. His...

Williamsburg Pharmacist Urges Caution When Purchasing CBD Products

WILLAMSBURG-As the use of CBD products continue to grow in popularity, a pharmacist with Williamsburg Drug Company recently discussed its uses during a lecture held at the Williamsburg Regional Library in downtown Williamsburg. Dr. Jaime Reid, a pharmacist as well as a functional medicine practitioner with Williamsburg Drug Company, spoke...

Bryant & Stratton College Nursing Program Meet-And-Greet Scheduled For June 30

HAMPTON—The Bryant & Stratton campus located at Peninsula Town Center in Hampton will be offering a program in nursing beginning in the fall of 2022. To introduce the new program, the school will be hosting a meet-and-greet event on Thursday, June 30 so people interested in nursing can speak...

Sentara Healthcare System Selects Dennis Matheis As New President And CEO

On June 24, The Sentara Healthcare Board of Directors announced that it has named Dennis Matheis as the new president and chief executive officer of Sentara Healthcare system. Matheis will take over the helm from Howard Kern, who is retiring after 40 years. Matheis, who has spent the last 30...

Williamsburg Drug Co. Resuming Monthly Lecture Series at Williamsburg Regional Library

WILLIAMSBURG-Williamsburg Drug Co. has resumed its monthly hour-long lecture series after a lengthy hiatus due to the covid-19 pandemic. T.W. Taylor, owner of Williamsburg Drug Co. and one of its pharmacists, rebooted the series with a lecture on brain health, sleep and memory held on Wednesday, May 25, at...