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Rabid Fox Approaches Water Country Visitors

Water Country USA guests in line to ride Rampage were surprised by a friendly fox turned out to be rabid. No one was bitten or otherwise injured, as the animal…

Crime Line: Thieves Take Sprinkler Valves from Lakes at Dare

Thieves took brass sprinkler valves similar to this from homes on Waterfowl Drive in York County. The York-Poquoson Sheriffs Office is looking for information about thefts in the Lakes at…

W&M Chancellor O’Connor to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

W&M Chancellor Sandra Day O’Connor (photo courtesy of the College of William and Mary) College of William and Mary Chancellor Sandra Day O’Connor is one of this year’s recipients of…

Triangle Tax Revenues’ Drop Tell Story of Tourism Decline

Tourism in the Triangle is slipping, which has had some local groups involved in the industry arguing over who or what is to blame. But is it really as bad…

W.Y.D.: What You’ll Do, July 31-Aug. 2

It’s Friday, a humid dog day that threatens to drag us into August, depleted. Don’t give in to it!…

All the Dirt: Tweedia is a True Blue Flower

There aren’t many flowers you can consider as being true blue. One of those we can see as a sky blue is the Tweedia (twee-dee-uh) caerulea (see-roo-lee-uh). The synonym would…

W&M Earns High Marks in Princeton Review Survey

The College of William and Mary fared well in this year’s edition of the annual survey from the Princeton Review.…

Local Unemployment Up Slightly in June

Unemployment in Williamsburg rose a little more than one percent in June, according to numbers released Wednesday by the Virginia Employment Commission.…

Calling All 18-30 Year Olds: Join a Book Club – Tonight

The Williamsburg Regional Library will hold an interest meeting tonight for a new book group aimed at young adults between 18 and 30 years old.…

Racimo con Brio: You’ve Read the Book

But will it make a good movie? Well, you be the judge. Get out your calendars and mark down these dates.…

Tribe Football Has 4 On Pre-Season All -CAA Team

William and Mary senior All-American defensive end Adrian Tracy highlighted the Tribe’s list of preseason all-conference honorees announced at the annual Colonial Athletic Association Football Media Day event held at…

GPSA Swim Meet Results for July 28

The Williamsburg-Yorktown Daily is the only place to find the latest local swim results for the Greater Peninsula Swimming Association.…

After Fire, City Pledges Support to Reopen Sal’s by Victor

The fire that destroyed Sal’s by Victor and damaged several other stores in the Williamsburg Shopping Center on Richmond Road Tuesday morning has left some 50 employees of the popular…

Judge: Kingsmill Resident May Not Join Cell Tower Case, But May Be Friend of Court

A fake loblolly masquerades as a 120-foot cell tower off Longhill Road. The proposed Kingsmill towers are similar. (Photo courtesy of Bill Halteman) Opponents of the proposed pair of cellular…

JCC Supervisors, Planning Commissioners Discuss Comp Plan’s Vision

It’s taken more than a year of intensive effort by two committees of county employees and citizens, but on Tuesday afternoon it was clear more talking needed to be done.…

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