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Food + Beverage

The Chipper Restaurant In Grafton Becoming A Local Favorite

YORK-A fish and chips restaurant in York County is gaining in popularity after becoming a franchise last year. Longtime restauranteur Patrick O’Carroll opened The Chipper four years ago in Grafton. Liam Bennett had been working as a kitchen manager for...

Dunkin’ Donuts Opening A Location In Gloucester

GLOUCESTER –A national coffee and donut chain appears to be on its way to Gloucester. Gregg Nigro has been trying to bring a Dunkin’ Donuts to Gloucester for a number of years and it looks like it will soon...

Additional Restaurant Parking Coming To The Yard District In Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS—In order to attract more patrons to establishments in the new Yard District section of Newport News, additional parking will soon be provided for the area. Newport News City Council recently approved the transfer of ownership of four parcels...

Tradition Brewing Company Hosting Plant Swap & Community Market Event

NEWPORT NEWS-Tradition Brewing Company will host a garden/plant swap and community market on Sunday, August 21 from 1pm to 4pm. Interested individuals are invited to bring any cuttings, plants, vegetables, seeds, plant items, tools, and pots that they would...

Sweet Tooth Cafe In Gloucester Planning Move To Larger Space

GLOUCESTER –A popular bake shop on Main Street in Gloucester is gearing up for a relocation to a larger space. Sweet Tooth Café and Bakery has outgrown its currently location at 6655 Main St. and is planning to move. The...

Starbucks on Monticello Avenue In Williamsburg Temporarily Closing For Remodel

JAMES CITY-The Starbucks coffee shop located at 5227 Monticello Avenue in Williamsburg will close at noon on Friday, August 12 in preparation for a store renovation. The coffee shop is being remodeled and will reopen on Tuesday, August 30....

Several Local Breweries Earn Awards In Virginia Craft Beer Cup Competition

The 2022 winners of the Virginia Craft Brewers Guild’s annual Virginia Craft Beer Cup competition were announced earlier this week and several local breweries earned awards. The winners were revealed during a ceremony on Monday, August 8, at Hardywood Park...

Former Owner Of The Pizza Shop In York County Plans To Reopen Restaurant This Fall

YORK-Longtime residents of York County will be happy to hear that a popular pizza establishment that closed late last year will soon reopen. Brian Betts, a former owner of The Pizza Shop in Washington Square Shopping Center, is bringing back...