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Blue Talon Bistro In Williamsburg Planning A New Outdoor Patio

WILLIAMSBURG-An outdoor patio located at Blue Talon Bistro on Prince George Street in downtown Williamsburg may become a permanent fixture for the restaurant. On January 19, The Planning Commission for the City of Williamsburg approved a request from Colonial Williamsburg Foundation to make adjustments to the Lot P3 parking lot...

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers One Step Closer To Coming To Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG-On January 19, The Planning Commission for The City of Williamsburg approved a location for Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers. The fast-food restaurant chain, which first announced plans to open in Williamsburg in October 2021, hopes to construct a new 3,200 square foot restaurant with a drive-thru at 1611 Richmond...

New Wawa Being Proposed For Monticello Avenue In James City County

JAMES CITY-On January 5, The James City County Planning Commission heard a request for a special use permit for the construction of a Wawa convenience store and gas station at the corner of Monticello Avenue and Ironbound Road across...

C.C. Carter Funeral Home Celebrates Groundbreaking

NEWPORT NEWS—A groundbreaking ceremony recently took place at the corner of Marshall Avenue and 39th Street in Newport News marking the beginning of the construction of the new facility for C. C. Carter Funeral Home. Currently located at 3314 Roanoke...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held For Completed Portion of Interstate 64 Widening Project

YORK-The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) held a ribbon cutting ceremony on December 21 for the completion of an eight-mile widening and improvement project along Interstate 64. The interstate is a major corridor that connects the Hampton Roads and...

More Improvements Planned For William & Mary In 2022

WILLIAMSBURG – Groundbreaking on two major facility renovations at the College of William & Mary are scheduled for 2022, the first one in the spring. Phase 1 of the Kaplan Arena renovations, originally announced in February 2020 and scheduled...

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Scheduled December 21 For First Completed 3D Printed Habitat House In The Nation

JAMES CITY-The Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony of the first-ever completed 3D printed Habitat house in the country on Tuesday, December 21. Community members can watch the event on Facebook live beginning...

Stonehouse Looking To Build Up To 600 More Homes

JAMES CITY-The Stonehouse development in Toano is looking to build up to 600 additional homes in two new subdivisions. Conceptual plans were brought before the James City County Development Review Committee on December 15. The committee heard two proposals, one...