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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...

New Store At Williamsburg Premium Outlets Celebrates African Culture

JAMES CITY-A new store at the Williamsburg Premium Outlets on Richmond Road is aiming to bring a little African culture to Greater Williamsburg. Malick Cisse, a native of Senegal in West Africa, and his wife, Tania, opened the Roots and...

MOMO’s Cafe To Host Ribbon Cutting Ceremony At New Location In Hampton

HAMPTON—The Pollo Loco building that sat empty for years at the corner of Power Plant Parkway and Pine Chapel Road in front of Bass Pro Shops is vacant no more. MOMO’s Café will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony in celebration...

Insomnia Cookies Opening In Williamsburg This Summer

WILLIAMSBURG-An official date has been announced for the opening of a new cookie establishment in Williamsburg that will cater to college students. On Friday, July 1, Midtown Row shared the news on their social media channels that Insomnia Cookies will...

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...

Dominion Energy Makes Solar An Easier, More Affordable Option

BrightSuite, Inc., a Dominion Energy company, recently launched a rooftop solar program for residential customers throughout Virginia. Homeowners can sign up with BrightSuite to learn if their home is a good fit for solar, and, if so, how much...

More Than 30 Gloucester Businesses Make “Best Of Eastern Virginia Businesses” List

GLOUCESTER – Virginia Living magazine’s list of “Best of Eastern Virginia Businesses” in 2022 includes more than 30 Gloucester businesses. “The businesses here are really supported by its residents,” said Sherry Spring, the county’s economic development director. “There are a...

Three New Tenants Headed To The Marketplace At Tech Center In Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS-Three new stores will soon open in the Marketplace at Tech Center shopping center in the Oyster Point area of Newport News. Construction is underway at the site of the former Stein Mart located at 12080 Jefferson Ave. next...

AR Workshop in Kiln Creek Offers Hands-On Classes To Create Personalized Home Decor

NEWPORT NEWS- Jen Mills and Megan Waters decided to go into business together over five years ago and opened their AR Workshop franchise, a wood sign studio and DIY workshop, in Port Warwick. Nearly three years later, the sisters...

The Good Feet Store Relocates to Marketplace At Tech Center in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS-The Good Feet Store has landed a new location. The market-leading manufacturer and retailer of premium personally fitted arch supports recently moved from the Jefferson Marketplace shopping center to the corner of Oyster Point Road and Criston Drive...

Williamsburg Jewelers Hosting Guest Appreciation Day on June 23 Featuring Master Silversmith James Curtis

Michael Fagan, the owner of Williamsburg Jewelers, is hosting a Guest Appreciation Day from 10am to 7pm on Thursday, June 23, at his shop to thank the community for its support. Fagan will offer discounted merchandise throughout the store for...

Owner of Cliff’s Auto Repair Sells Family-Owned Business

YORK-Chances are longtime York County residents have filled up their tanks, obtained a yearly inspection, had a car towed, or sought vehicle repair from Cliff’s Auto Repair over the past seven decades. After working at the family-owned and operated...

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Virginia Peninsula Chamber To Host Job Fair July 19

NEWPORT NEWS-On Tuesday, July 19, Virginia Peninsula Chamber will present a free job fair in collaboration with the Military Family Support Center Employment Programs. The event will take place from 7:30am to noon and is open to the public,...

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...