Thursday, October 6, 2022

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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...

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...

Port Warwick Art and Sculpture Festival Planned For October 8-9

NEWPORT NEWS-The Port Warwick Art and Sculpture Festival will be held on Saturday, October 8 from 10am to 6pm and on Sunday, October 9 from 10am to 5pm at Styron Square. This boutique juried art show will showcase 80 artists...

Retail Alliance Announces Retailer Of The Year Award Winners

HAMPTON-Retail Alliance announced its Retailer of the Year Awards during an event held on September 22 at the Virginia Air & Space Science Center in Hampton. Village Bicycles in Newport News received the 2022 Lifetime Achievement Award, while the Overall...

Work Progressing On BoAT Trail From Jamestown To Fort Monroe

WILLIAMSBURG – Thanks to the Virginia Capital Trail, cyclists, runners, walkers, and others can travel east from Richmond to Jamestown without competing with motor vehicles. If a companion project in its early stages comes to fruition, the route will...

Two New Stores Headed To Patrick Henry Mall

NEWPORT NEWS-Patrick Henry Mall on Jefferson Avenue in Newport News will soon welcome two new retailers. A new women’s clothing store as well as a sports apparel shop are set to open in the mall, though no exact opening dates...

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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,...

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...

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...