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JCC Notebook: Upcoming Meetings

News in the county this week includes an upcoming Board of Supervisors meeting, an upcoming Planning Commission meeting and an Enterprise Zone workshop.…

WCA Girls Hoops Ranked Number One in State Poll

            After an impressive showing in the competitive Ronald Curry Holiday Classic at the Boo Williams Sportsplex this week, Williamsburg Christian Academy’s girls basketball team…

Frugal Jena: Free Sample of Kleenex Tissues

Kleenex is offering their “Softness Worth Sharing” promotion again.  This time you get a free sample box of their new Cool Touch Tissues.  …

Last-Minute Changes for First Night Lineup

First Night Williamsburg has had to make some last-minute changes to its lineup due to the health of some scheduled performers who can’t make the party on Saturday. Programs have…

Yorktown Refinery Sale Closes; Timeline Not Set for Terminal Improvements

The owner of the Yorktown Refinery announced Thursday that the sale of the refinery and terminal has closed.…

How to Market the Triangle to Tourists? Maybe a New Group

Local government representatives and tourism heavy hitters are starting to examine whether the area has a real destination marketing organization, and if not, whether it would be a good idea…

Williamsburg Notebook: Tree Pickup Scheduled for Jan. 2 and 9

Williamsburg residents have two chances to put their real Christmas trees by the curb for pickup – Jan. 2 and Jan. 9. Next week, the Board of Zoning Appeals will…

Get Schooled: Jamestown Students Take Sign Language Interpreter Test

It’s the second week of holiday break, so most students are enjoying sleeping in, playing with new toys and decidedly not thinking about school. That doesn’t mean I don’t have…

Highway Markers to Tell the Stories of Grove, Blockhouses

Thirteen new historical highway markers commemorating significant events and people in Virginia history were approved by the Virginia Department of Historic Resources to be placed throughout the state. Two of…

Triangle Hotels Have Good Fall, Not as Good as Neighbors

Fall hotel occupancy rates in the Historic Triangle were consistently up over last year, but still significantly lower than nearby locales. Top-tier hotels grabbed the biggest share of visitors each…

What You’ll Do: Dec. 29-Jan. 1

Wrap up your 2011 in fine style by taking advantage of seasonal celebrations the tourists have been enjoying for the past month.…

New Bus Passes, Fares Launch Jan. 3

The Williamsburg Area Transit Authority will launch its new goWATA pass programs and fares on Jan. 3.…

WJCC Marks Bullying Prevention Month in January

Williamsburg-James City County schools will observe bullying prevention month throughout January with a series of public awareness efforts.…

Frugal Jena: Toys 50% Off at CVS

As stores being marking down holiday merchandise, keep your eyes peeled for deals like this one!  …

Auto Shop to Open New Location

American Pride Automotive plans to add an additional location in James City County.…

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