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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 restaurant shared news of its closure in a social media...

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 News Public Library Board of Trustees on September 27, city...

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 of Supervisors during its work session on Tuesday, October 4....

Virginia Organizing Stresses Need For Newport News City Council To Address Homelessness Crisis

NEWPORT NEWS-Organizers of the Newport News/Hampton Chapter of Virginia Organizing held a press conference at 11am on Wednesday, October 5, outside the Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter on Jefferson Avenue to request that the Newport News City Council address the...

Yankee Candle Returning To Williamsburg For The Holiday Season

JAMES CITY-Yankee Candle is making a return to Greater Williamsburg, albeit temporary. The candle retailer is opening a popup at Williamsburg Premium Outlets on Richmond Road for the holiday season. The Yankee Candle pop up is set to open soon in...

Christopher Newport University To Host Hiring Event October 10

NEWPORT NEWS-Christopher Newport University (CNU) will host a hiring event on Monday, October 10. CNU is looking to fill positions in housekeeping and dining. Positions are hourly with competitive pay and flexibility. Both part-time and full-time jobs are available with hourly...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Set For Boot Barn In Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS-Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce is hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, October 7 at noon for Boot Barn, located at 315 Chatham Dr., Suite 315 in Newport News. Boot Barn specializes in American Western clothing, shoes...

HII Promotes Todd Borkey To Executive Vice President And Chief Technology Officer

NEWPORT NEWS – On September 26, Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) announced the promotion of Todd Borkey to executive vice president and chief technology officer. Borkey has served as chief technology officer of HII’s Mission Technologies since 2021. This promotion expands...

Inner Peace Coalition Inc. Hosts 4th Annual Women’s Business Symposium Meets The Maximized Man Meet-Up October 8

JAMES CITY-Local business owners Ti'Juana and Lawrence Gholson are bringing their 4th annual business symposium to town. Presented by the couple’s non-profit organization, Inner Peace Coalition Inc., this year’s Annual Women’s Business Symposium Meets The Maximized Man Annual Meet-Up...

New Kent County Ready For Growth Challenges

NEW KENT – Rodney Hathaway has been the New Kent County administrator since 2012, and an employee of the county even longer. So, when he says the quality of living is high in New Kent, he’s speaking from firsthand...

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