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Police Give Chase, Apprehend Armed Robbery Suspect

Charged: Christopher Shane Hamilton Count Christopher Shane Hamilton among the grateful after James City County police apprehended a suspect in the armed robbery of a pharmacy Tuesday around noon.…

Eagle Cam’s ‘Mom’ Killed by Airplane

The female eagle at the Norfolk Botanical Gardens nest feeds her young in this still photo from April 17. Biologists say the bird was struck and killed today by a…

May Special Events

Tim Sutphin will be in the studio in the noon hour on Thursday, April 28 to let us in on upcoming special events in May, including: the first annual His…

York Homeowner Foils Burglary Attempt

One of two suspects in the attempted burglary Tuesday morning in Coventry. (Photo courtesy York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office) The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office is looking for two men who attempted to break…

Walsingham Baseball Hangs On to Beat Alliance Christian

In addition to his third inning homerun, Stephen Magnuson helped Walsingham to a 6-4 victory over Alliance Christian by pitching six innings of two-hit baseball. (Photo by Will Armbruster) It…

JCC Supes Set To Choose Redistricting Plan, Adopt Budget

The Board of Supervisors is set to vote on the proposed county redistricting plan Tuesday, as well as the new 2012 budget.  …

ECOfreak: Going Back Home

I went to see my family over the holiday. They live in a rural town in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, and everywhere you look there are breathtaking…

Two Perspectives In the Argument Over Grove

Is the Grove community being neglected by James City County?…

Northeast Triangle Group Discusses Traffic Issues

To revitalize the northeast corner of Williamsburg, planners will have to find a way to both boost and manage traffic in the area.…

York SB to Approve Amended Budget Tonight

The York County School Board will likely approve an amended budget for fiscal year 2012 at a special meeting tonight.…

Movies Bring Big Benefits to Virginia

RICHMOND – For Clint Eastwood fans in Virginia, it was a thrill to hear that his latest film, “J. Edgar,” is set in parts of Fauquier and Fairfax counties. But…

Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation Museums Get Praise, Accreditation

The Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation museums have earned continuing accreditation from the American Association of Museums (AAM), meeting national standards and best practices for U.S. museums.…

Dr. Decipher: Hospital Volunteers Keep ‘Care’ in Healthcare

As you approach the information desk of a local hospital, you may be greeted by a smiling volunteer manning the information desk. When you call, you may have a volunteer…

VDOT Lane Closure Forecast: April 24-30

In an effort to keep you informed, VDOT publishes the following scheduled highway lane closures that may affect traffic in Hampton Roads. These closures are subject to change due to…

Game On: Will Jamestown Softball Make History?

Jamestown softball coach Jerome Varacallo said he can’t remember the last time the Eagles’ record was above .500 over halfway through a season.…