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Carbon Emissions Down at W&M as Campus Greens Up

William & Mary reduced its carbon emissions 16 percent per square foot of building space since 2002, according to the College’s first official greenhouse gas inventory released this week.…

All the Dirt: Fall Veggies are Easy to Grow

Many gardeners look upon spring as the planting time for vegetable gardens. There is a wealth of opportunity to continue gardening into the fall and beyond.…

Coleman Bridge Sunday Closure Postponed

The George P. Coleman Bridge (Route 17) closure scheduled for this Sunday, Aug. 30, from 6 a.m. to noon, has been postponed due to expected inclement weather.…

Police Investigating Noontime Bank Robbery in W’burg

Williamsburg Police are looking for this man, who robbed the Union Bank and Trust at 171 Monticello today. Williamsburg Police are investigating a robbery that occurred Thursday at the Union…

Ironbound Road Residents Get Answers, Not Solutions, on Road Project

About three weeks ago, Virginia Department of Transportation employees knocked on the door of Nicole Woods’ parents house and asked if the Woodses could move their vehicles so VDOT could…

Read – and Watch – JCC Progress Report Online

The JCC Green Team makes an appearance in the county’s annual Progress Report. James City County’s 2009 Progress Report is now available, but don’t look for it in your mailbox.…

Smithfield Foods CEO: We are Structurally Strong

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Aug 26 (Reuters) – Smithfield Foods Inc, has closed plants, renegotiated debt, sold assets, and reduced its hog herd in the past year, and has a strong balance…

Racimo con Brio: You Can Recycle with Arts

Recycling isn’t always about bottles, cans, plastic or cardboard. No, old car seats sitting in the back yard used as lounge chairs or shopping carts used for storage are not…

Arlene Marie Carroll

Williamsburg – Arlene Marie Carroll, was called to eternal rest on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2009, in Riverside Regional Medical Center. Her life began on Mar. 22, 1942, the daughter of…

Deacon Calvin Taylor, Sr.

Died: 2009-08-13 Williamsburg – Deacon Calvin Taylor, Sr. answered the Master’s call and entered into the Gates of Heaven on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2009, in his home. His long and…

Robert E. Harris, Jr.

Died: 2009-08-12 Williamsburg – On Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2009, our beloved Robert E. “Bubba” Harris, Jr., was called home for eternal rest. He was born on June 1, 1953, the…

Mervin Lee Piggott, Sr.

Died: 2009-08-10 Williamsburg – Mervin Lee Piggott, Sr. answered the Master’s call and entered into eternal rest on Monday, Aug. 10, 2009, in the Hospice Support Care House of Williamsburg.…

Ruth Alice Gundy Boyd

Died: 2009-08-08 Carrollton – Ruth Alice Gundy Boyd died peacefully at home on Aug. 8, 2009. She was born Sep. 30, 1939 to William and Ruth Gundy in Philadelphia, PA.…

Betty Elizabeth Walker

Died: 2009-08-06 Williamsburg – Betty Elizabeth Walker was peacefully called to be with the Lord on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2009. She slipped into a peaceful sleep and entered into the…

Henrietta J. Warren

Died: 2009-07-28 Williamsburg – Henrietta Jamerson Warren entered into eternal life on Tuesday, July 28, 2009, in Envoy of Williamsburg. Her life began on Sep. 29, 1919, the daughter of…