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Nonprofits

Cochon On 2nd Hosts Dinner To Benefit Hospice House And Support Care of Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG-Moody’s Kitchen and Cochon On 2nd will host a dinner to benefit Hospice House and Support Care of Williamsburg on September 26 beginning at 5pm. The event will feature an Asian dinner buffet and dancing with the Michael Clark...

Williamsburg Paints The Town Purple In Honor Of Annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s

WILLIAMSBURG-Local businesses are showing their support for those who are suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and dementia by decking out in purple hue as the annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s approaches in October. More than two dozen businesses throughout the Greater...

Here For The Girls Pink Carpet Gala Celebrates 15 Years

WILLIAMSBURG-Here for The Girls’ annual Pink Carpet Gala will mark its 15th anniversary on Saturday, September 25. This year’s fundraising event will be a hybrid event, with both in-person and virtual attendance options. In-person events will begin at 5pm at...

Williamsburg’s Kiwanis Shrimp Feast Cancelled Due To Pandemic

WILLIAMSBURG-The Kiwanis Club of Williamsburg has cancelled its popular Shrimp Feast for 2021 in light of the growing number of covid-19 cases. The annual fundraising event for Kiwanis was scheduled for September 11 outside at Jamestown Settlement.  The event will...

FISH Eyes New Location On Second Street In Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG-FISH, Inc. plans to request a special use permit in order to move its operations into new facilities located at 312 and 314 Second Street. The non-profit organization, which assists with food, clothing and small household item distribution to those...

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Virginia Living Museum Hosts Monarch Release and Native Plant Sale

NEWPORT NEWS—As part of Monarch Watch 2021, the Virginia Living Museum released approximately 15 monarch butterflies with wing tags on Saturday, September 22, much to the delight of a group of children and parents who got to help in...

Phase III of Small Business Grant Program For Rent Begins In York

YORK-The Virginia Department of Housing & Community Development has awarded additional grant money to York County, Williamsburg, and Poquoson to assist businesses with less than 20 full-time employees. This begins the third phase of the program, which is being...

Williamsburg Regional Library Eliminates Fines For Overdue Materials

WILLIAMSBURG-As of September 23, patrons of the Williamsburg Regional Library (WRL) no longer have to pay fines for overdue books and other items. WRL first eliminated fines for overdue materials during the pandemic. At its September meeting, the library’s Board...