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Trader Joe’s Opens Today

The Trader Joe’s reusable bag you may use over and over. Have a hankering for curried chicken salad? Crazy for challah? Have just five bucks in the wallet and you’re…

All Public Schools in Triangle Earn Accreditation

Public schools throughout the historic triangle continue to post high scores in the 2008 Standards of Learning, with 100 percent accreditation reported in the Williamsburg-James City County and York County…

Earthworms, A Gardener’s Best Friend

In 1881 Charles Darwin said, “It may be doubted whether there are many other creatures which have played so important a part in the history of the world.” Incredibly, he…

Maggie Mattingly

Died: 2008-09-24 Williamsburg – Maggie Mattingly, 75, died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008. She was born in Janesville, Wisconsin, and graduated from Janesville High School. Mrs. Mattingly attended the University of…

W&M Application Essay Leans on Video Innovation

The Admission Committee at W&M – more fun than you think. (Photo courtesy of the College of William and Mary). The College of William and Mary’s Office of Undergraduate Admission…

Today Show Live Blog Recap: What a Crazy Morning

Kevin Dua exhibits William and Mary pride with his green and gold face, along with some big enthusiasm for the Today Show. The Today Show was in Williamsburg Wednesday, drawing…

Riverside Launches Small Business Insurance Pilot

Riverside Health System, is making $1 million in funding available over the next two years to create incentives for small businesses in eastern Virginia to begin offering health insurance to…

Tribe Sports Update

You can see the complete story for any of the following summaries at www.tribeathletics.com…

An Aloha Coincidence?

“Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.”…

York Looking for Suspects in Tues. Night Drive-By Shooting

York County Sheriff’s officers are looking for anyone who might have witnessed a drive-by shooting Tuesday night at Carver Gardens.…

W&M Provost Feiss to Retire in June

W&M Provost Geoff Feiss, who announced he’ll retire in June. Provost P. Geoffrey Feiss will leave the College of William and Mary at the end of June, retiring after more…

Kansas Gov. Stumps for Obama in Williamsburg

Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius appeared at William and Mary Tuesday in support of Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama. Photo courtesy of Jack Hohman, the Flat Hat A rising star in…

Oil Painting Missing from Yorktown Freight Shed; New Details

Police have released additional details about an oversized oil painting of a sailing ship that was recently reported missing from the Yorktown Freight Shed. The Freight Shed is located on…

No Delays on the Jamestown-Scotland Ferry; Pocahontas Back in Service (Again)

Remember those delays last week on the Jamestown-Scotland ferry? They were back Tuesday afternoon and expected to last through Wednesday.…

Lillie Mae Canaday

Died: 2008-09-18 Toano – Lillie Mae Canaday, answered the Master’s call suddenly on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008, in her home. Her life began on Aug. 28, 1942, the daughter of…