Thursday, October 6, 2022

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Random Words Bookstore In Gloucester Closing After Less Than A Year In Business

GLOUCESTER – Random Words Bookstore, which opened in the White Marsh Shopping Center this past March, is closing after fewer than seven months in business. “Business has just dropped off and it’s no longer sustainable,” co-owner Kevin Moore said. A going-out-of-business...

Bay Transit Expanding Service In Gloucester

GLOUCESTER – Bay Transit is expanding its Express Service Zone to Gloucester Point beginning Tuesday, October 11. Bay Transit is the public transportation division of Bay Aging, and Bay Transit Express is a shared ride service that shuttles riders...

Williamsburg Chef Makes First Appearance On Hell’s Kitchen

YORK-Local chef Ileana D’Silva made her national debut on the 21st season premiere of Hell’s Kitchen on Thursday, September 29. D’Silva, who’s worked at Casa Pearl in Greater Williamsburg for the past three years, said she was contacted last...

Gloucester Commemorating Battle Of The Hook Oct. 1-2

GLOUCESTER – The Battle of the Hook, a key event in the American Revolution, took place Oct. 3, 1781. This weekend, the Gloucester Museum of History is commemorating the 241st anniversary with an event called “Fire, Smoke & Muskets:...

Daffodil Festival Contest Applications Open October 1

GLOUCESTER – While the annual Daffodil Festival is six months away, applications for three contests held in conjunction with the event will be available October 1. All Gloucester County females from ages 16 to 19 are eligible to be the...

Coastal Kitchen In Gloucester Opening In New Location In October

GLOUCESTER – After managing Coastal Country Kitchen for almost four months, Forest Gary is on the move, and he’s taking the restaurant with him, in a manner of speaking. The establishment, which is currently in The Point Shoppes strip mall...

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Tambora Latin Cuisine In York County Closes

YORK-A Latin restaurant on George Washington Memorial Highway has closed after two years in operation. Tambora Latin Cuisine, located at 1900 George Washington Memorial Highway, shut its doors in September. The...

Newport News Looking To Redevelop Sherwood Shopping Center

NEWPORT NEWS-Sherwood Shopping Center on Warwick Boulevard may soon be getting a facelift. During a joint meeting with the Newport News City Council, Planning Commission, Economic Development Authority and Newport...

Regional Economic Forecast is Mostly Cloudy With A Chance of Recession

YORK-The economy is “quite strange right now,” said Greg Grootendorst, chief economist with the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission, who presented a sobering update to the York County Board...