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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 or dig up or investigate things,” said Mark Wenger, an...

Spain Commercial Still Going Strong After 30 Years

YORK – Spain Commercial, a general contractor that handles commercial construction and renovations in York County, has been in operation for more than 30 years. Founder and president Steve Spain is just as enthusiastic about it today as he was when he started the business out of his home. His...

Gloucester’s Newest Ace Hardware Nearing Completion

GLOUCESTER – Graylend Horn’s family of four Ace Hardware stores is on the verge of adding its fifth. Sherry Spring, Gloucester’s economic development director, spoke recently with Horn, who indicated that the remodeling under way at 7307 John Clayton Memorial...

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...

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers Is Opening Two Peninsula Locations

Peninsula residents will soon have an additional restaurant option that specializes in chicken come this fall. Hampton as well as York County will soon be home to Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers. Based out of Baton Rouge, LA, the chain...

Ceremony Held For Start Of Next Phase Of Tech Center Research Park

NEWPORT NEWS-The City of Newport News recently held a beam signing celebration as construction begins on a second research building at Tech Center Research Park mixed-use development off Jefferson Avenue. The event was held on June 23 in collaboration with...

Fall Opening Anticipated For New Microbrewery In James City County

JAMES CITY-The owners of a new microbrewery are hopeful for a fall 2022 opening of their new establishment. The site of the former Cooke’s Greenhouse and Garden Center on Jamestown Road in James City County is currently being renovated and...

New Development In Williamsburg Will Include Affordable Housing

WILLIAMSBURG-A new development featuring townhomes will soon be built on Strawberry Plains Road. The complex will include workforce housing units. At its meeting on June 9, the Williamsburg City Council approved the sale of property that the city owns for...

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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...

Residential Community In York County Sells For $100 Million

YORK-A residential community in Greater Williamsburg has recently been sold. On June 29, Berkadia announced the sale of The Bend at Arbordale on Bulifants Boulevard...

Hampton Roads Establishments Offer Seasonal Drinks To Welcome Summer

Many people enjoy the opportunity to kick back and welcome the lazy, hazy days of summer. Those who consume alcoholic beverages may relish the...

Two from Williamsburg Architectural Firm Earn Licenses

Local architectural firm, GuernseyTingle, has announced that two of its employees have earned professional licensures.

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,...