Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Health Care

Southeast Community Pharmacy Fills Years-Long Void In Newport News Community

NEWPORT NEWS-The Southeast Community of Newport News has been without a local pharmacy for the past few years. Dr. James Mitchell filled the void when he officially opened his independently-owned pharmacy, Southeast Community Pharmacy, in January 2022. The pharmacy...

Williamsburg Pharmacist Urges Caution When Purchasing CBD Products

WILLAMSBURG-As the use of CBD products continue to grow in popularity, a pharmacist with Williamsburg Drug Company recently discussed its uses during a lecture held at the Williamsburg Regional Library in downtown Williamsburg. Dr. Jaime Reid, a pharmacist as well...

Bryant & Stratton College Nursing Program Meet-And-Greet Scheduled For June 30

HAMPTON—The Bryant & Stratton campus located at Peninsula Town Center in Hampton will be offering a program in nursing beginning in the fall of 2022. To introduce the new program, the school will be hosting a meet-and-greet event on...

Sentara Healthcare System Selects Dennis Matheis As New President And CEO

On June 24, The Sentara Healthcare Board of Directors announced that it has named Dennis Matheis as the new president and chief executive officer of Sentara Healthcare system. Matheis will take over the helm from Howard Kern, who is...

Williamsburg Drug Co. Resuming Monthly Lecture Series at Williamsburg Regional Library

WILLIAMSBURG-Williamsburg Drug Co. has resumed its monthly hour-long lecture series after a lengthy hiatus due to the covid-19 pandemic. T.W. Taylor, owner of Williamsburg Drug Co. and one of its pharmacists, rebooted the series with a lecture on brain...

Sentara Healthcare Names New Chair Of Board of Directors

On June 6, Sentara Healthcare System announced that L. Allan Parrott, Jr. was named as the new chair of the Sentara Healthcare Board of Directors. Parrott previously served as vice-chair for the past three years. Parrott, who has been...

Sentara Healthcare System Looking To Fill Various Positions

YORK-The Sentara Healthcare System is currently hiring for a variety of roles, including positions at the Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center (SRWMC) in Greater Williamsburg. Sentara is seeking to fill the position of a Registered Nurse Unit Coordinator for the...

CountyMed DPC Opens its First Direct Primary Care Office in Yorktown

YORK-A new medical practice has opened in York County. CountyMed DPC, Yorktown’s first direct primary care office, opened its doors on June 1 with a ribbon cutting event. CountyMed aims to be today’s version of a family-friendly, neighborhood, small-town doctor. The...

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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...

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...

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...