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Riverside Healthcare Buys Former Stratford University Building In Newport News For $2.6 Million

NEWPORT NEWS-On March 4, Riverside Healthcare Association Inc. purchased the former Stratford University building on J. Clyde Morris Boulevard in Newport News. Newport News public records indicate that Riverside bought the property, located at 836 J. Clyde Blvd., for $2,600,000. The...

FISH To Open In New Location On Second Street In Williamsburg On March 14

WILLIAMSBURG-FISH, Inc. will officially open in its new location on Second Street in Williamsburg on Monday, March 14. FISH will be closed on Friday, March 11, as it prepares for its move to the new space. The non-profit organization, which...

The Corner BARKery In Downtown Williamsburg Has Plans To Expand

WILLIAMSBURG-The Corner BARKery on Prince George Street in downtown Williamsburg has plans for expansion. The owners of the business, Michelle and Steve Sieling, recently leased the space next door to The Corner BARKery, which was the former A Chef’s Kitchen...

Park Inn by Radisson Hotel In Williamsburg Sold For $4.47 Million

WILLIAMSBURG-The former Park Inn by Radisson Hotel on Richmond Road has been sold and will be undergoing a facelift. On February 28, Cushman & Wakefield/Thalhimer announced the sale of the hotel, which recently closed. The Tapestry Group, Inc., in partnership...

HobbyTown USA’s Peninsula Location Will Move From Newport News to York County in June

YORK-Scott Dayton, owner of four HobbyTown USA franchises in Virginia, has confirmed that he has signed a lease to occupy 8,300 square-feet of the 19,560 square-feet of space that former tenant A.C. Moore occupied at 5007 Victory Blvd., Suite...

Former Sandy’s Pancake & Waffle House In Williamsburg For Sale

YORK-The former Sandy’s Pancake & Waffle House location at 2005 Richmond Rd. in Greater Williamsburg is listed for sale. The 5,100 square foot restaurant building, which is situated on .17 acres of property, is on the market for $1.2...

Bridges of Virginia, Inc. Opening A New Location In Hampton

HAMPTON-Bridges of Virginia, a company that offers advocacy, resources, and support to those with disabilities, is opening a new location in Hampton. The company, which has locations in six states including one in Virginia in Roanoke, recently leased 1,078 square...

Broad Street Realty Inc. Looking To Buy Williamsburg’s Midtown Row For $122 Million

WILLIAMSBURG-On Tuesday, February 22, Broad Street Realty Inc. company announced its plans to purchase Midtown Row in Williamsburg for $122 million. Midtown Row, located at the corner of Monticello Avenue and Richmond Road in the heart of Williamsburg, is a...

Colonial Downs and Rosie’s Gaming Emporiums Bought Out By Churchill Downs Inc.

On Tuesday, February 22, it was announced that Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) plans to purchase all assets of Peninsula Pacific Entertainment(P2E), including the Colonial Downs racetrack and all Rosie’s Gaming Emporiums in Virginia, for $2.485 billion. “This unique set of...

The Baby Photog Moving To A New Location In Oyster Point

NEWPORT NEWS-The Baby Photog, a business specializing in studio newborn photography, is relocating to a larger space in the Oyster Point area. The Baby Photog, currently located at 702 City Center Blvd., recently leased new office space. The business is...

James City’s Board of Supervisors Approves Two Big Construction Projects

JAMES CITY-At its February 8 meeting, the James City County Board of Supervisors gave the go-ahead on two new construction projects, one slated for the upper end of the county, and the other planned for mid-county along Monticello Avenue. In...

Former Jamestown Feed & Seed Store In Norge Will Become A Church

JAMES CITY-Calvary Chapel Williamsburg recently purchased the former Jamestown Feed & Seed store on Richmond Road in Norge. The chapel bought the property on December 1, 2021 for $699,000. Jamestown Feed & Seed, a popular garden and pet supply store,...

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DMV Demolition Project In Williamsburg Begins

WILLIAMSBURG-On May 12, demolition began at the site of the former Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) on Capitol Landing Road. The DMV building as well as adjacent buildings at the corner of Capitol Landing Road and Merrimac Trail are...

HR SportspleX Is Ready To Celebrate One-Year Anniversary

NEWPORT NEWS—Even though they’ve been open for almost a year now, Al Cousineau, managing partner of HR SportspleX in Newport News, is still surprised when people tell him they didn’t know the place existed. “Having a successful launch and realizing...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies Set For May 20 For Three Williamsburg Minority-Owned Businesses

JAMES CITY-As part of ongoing efforts to promote and support minority-owned businesses in the Greater Williamsburg area, a ribbon cutting ceremony event will be held on Friday, May 20 beginning at 11:45 am for three local businesses. The three businesses...