Wednesday, July 6, 2022

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...

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...

CountyMed DPC Opens its First Direct Primary Care Office in Yorktown

YORK-A new medical practice has opened in York County. CountyMed DPC, Yorktown’s first direct primary care office, opened its doors on June 1 with a ribbon cutting event. CountyMed aims to be today’s version of a family-friendly, neighborhood, small-town doctor. The...

Used Vehicle Sales Lot Coming To Hampton

HAMPTON—A use permit for a proposed used vehicle lot to be located at 2469 W. Pembroke Ave. in Hampton was recently unanimously approved by Hampton City Council. Prior to October 2020, the existing site would have been allowed to...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

Longtime Entrepreneur Opens Savannah’s Clothing Boutique And Specialty Shop in Williamsburg Prime Outlets After Fire in Gloucester

JAMES CITY-Sebastian Brock, owner of Coral Bay Candle • Body • Soul, a handcrafted candle and specialty shop that was located at 7840 Ware Neck Rd. in Gloucester, decided to close up shop after a fire caused $26,000 in...

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...

Blown Away Salon Holding Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening May 20 For New Williamsburg Location

JAMES CITY-A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place on Friday, May 20 for Blown Away Salon in the WindsorMeade Marketplace shopping center off Monticello Avenue. The salon’s owner, Michelle Green, first took over the unit in the shopping complex that...

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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...