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W&M Unveils Plans for Retail, New Student Housing on Richmond Rd.

An architect’s rendering of the proposed new W&M student housing and retail complex on Richmond Road. More student housing may be available by 2011 near the College of William and…

Bay Rivers Football Results

The Friday Night Football live broadcast game on 92.3FM The Tide and 107.9 BACHfm was another ripper, for a first appearance at James City County Stadium. Bruton stays undefeated with…

Beading for Some World Record Attention for Breast Cancer

Elisabeth Reiss strings more beads onto what she hopes will be a Guinness World Record-length strand, assembled to bring awareness to breast cancer patients. It took one hour for three…

Marathon Public Hearing Puts Planning Commissioners Closer to Comp Plan Recommendation

James City’s wide open spaces – and what becomes of them as developers discover the area – is one of many concerns being addressed in the comprehensive plan process. The…

A Big Welcome Back for Stein Mart

City council members joined shoppers to celebrate the reopening of Stein Mart following a July fire. On the night of July 28, Stein Mart Manager Gail Harris and Loss Prevention…

State Tax Amnesty Lets Delinquents Get Square for Less

Looking for some extra money to help with increasing budget troubles, the state announced this week they’ll be offering a state tax amnesty for delinquent taxpayers.…

W.Y.D.: What You’ll Do, Oct. 2-4

This is a bad weekend to be out of town or otherwise engaged with obligations. Really.…

High Marks for Online School Assessment Tool

Schoolchildren in York County might have a harder time explaining bad test grades or missed homework this year.…

Improvement in Triangle Unemployment

The state released August unemployment numbers for localities, and things are looking up in the Triangle along with the rest of the state.…

Stein Mart Reopens Today

Local shopping habits were disrupted in July when a fire destroyed Sal’s by Victor Restaurant in the Williamsburg Shopping Center.…