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Tribe Returns Home to Host Towson

W&M and Towson Wednesday, Jan. 28, at 7 p.m. in Kaplan Arena.…

Coleman Bridge Opening Lasts 4 Hours; Detour 75 Miles

Talk about your unexpected – and time-consuming – detours.…

Bill to Close Gun Show Loophole Gets Senate Comm. OK

Supporters, including Alice Mountjoy of the Virginia Center for Public Safety, gathered around 76 roses to remember 76 lives lost to gun violence. (Photo by Sara Griffith) RICHMOND – About…

3-Person Rule Focus Group Still in Formation Phase

A focus group commissioned by the Williamsburg City Council to study options for revising the three-person rule has been delayed. The group had originally planned to convene in January.…

Take a Look, Have a Say in Shaping Our Shores Plan Wednesday

James City County will present an overview of its Shaping Our Shores Master Plan on Wednesday, and residents are encouraged to attend and share their thoughts.…

New Bill Would Make WM 80 Percent Virginians

A bill recently introduced in the General Assembly would require that 80 percent of students at state public universities come from Virginia. Sponsored by Del. David B. Albo (R-Fairfax), the…

Timothy Albert White

Died: 2009-01-21 Williamsburg – Timothy Albert White entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2009. His life began on Aug. 28, 1956, the son of Alzinia P. White Holmes…

Leo Hermance

Died: 2009-01-22 Williamsburg – Leo Hermance died on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2009.…

Richard John Mingus

Died: 2009-01-22 Williamsburg – Richard John Mingus, 70, passed Jan. 22, 2009 at his home.…

Charles Tyler Hotchkiss

Williamsburg – “Tyler,” 87, died Jan. 13, 2009 at Chambrel. He was born Nov. 2, 1921 in Hamden, Connecticut to Raymond and Gertrude Hotchkiss. He was married to Julie Morgan who grew…

Leo G. Nichols

Died: 2009-01-20 Williamsburg – Leo G. Nichols, 64, died Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009.  He retired as a Lt. Commander from the United States Navy, having served for 32 years, including…

Elmo Lister Stephenson

Died: 2009-01-21 Williamsburg – Elmo Lister Stephenson, 81, died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2009.…

Bay Bill Would Put Watermen on VMRC

Ken Smith, president of the Virginia State Waterman’s Association, will testify today at a state Senate committee hearing in support of bipartisan SB 1087 to require that two watermen must…

A Winning End to Awards for John Adams

Well done, John Adams: The HBO miniseries filmed partly at Colonial Williamsburg took home more acting honors Sunday. The Screen Actors Guild awards, delivered Sunday night in Los Angeles, made…

‘Just Mike’ is Headed to the Super Bowl

Pete Tsipas holds a helmet that arrived one day unannounced – a gift from The walls of Paul’s Deli are an informal William and Mary sports hall of fame.…