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Jim Lehrer to Deliver WM Commencement Speech

Jim Lehrer will deliver the commencement speech at William and Mary in May. Famed broadcaster Jim Lehrer will deliver the 2012 Commencement remarks at The College of William and Mary…

Williamsburg Notebook: Williamsburg Area Featured on National TV Shows

Williamsburg has popped up on two national TV shows this week. On Monday, citizens have an opportunity to share input on the coordinated comprehensive plan efforts, and on March 8,…

Legislators, CDC Diverge on HPV Vaccine

RICHMOND – While Virginia is moving to repeal its requirement that girls get vaccinated against the human papillomavirus, the federal government and a major medical association are urging just the…

York Superintendent Adjusts Budget Recommendations

A week after releasing his proposed 2012-13 budget, York County Superintendent Eric Williams presented an alternative set of cuts that, if approved, could restore some of the positions eliminated from…

The Score: WCA’s Boys and Girls Cruise in Conference Tournament Openers; Tabb, Grafton Win to Set Up Regional Championship Showdown

Recapping a busy night of playoff hoops:…

Bruton Girls, Boys Fall at Brunswick in Region I Semis

Chasity Henderson (11 points) helped lift Bruton out of an early shooting slump. (Photo by Will Armbruster) LAWRENCEVILLE- Bruton’s girls and boys basketball teams saw their seasons come to an…

Grafton Boys Clinch First-Ever State Tourney Berth; Lady Clippers Roll Over Tabb in Region I Semifinals

Grafton High will send both its girls and boys basketball teams to next week’s AA state tournament after the two teams earned victories in Thursday night’s Region I Division 4…

Father and Son Collaborate to Design Lighting for WM Play

Jeremy Owens and his dad, Christopher Owens, collaborated to design lighting for William and Mary’s production of “Night of the Iguana.” Photo by Stephen Salpukas/WM Christopher and Jeremy Owens speak…

Get Schooled: Matthew Whaley Celebrates Cultural Diversity

I believe education can be the most important first step to closing a divide. We often have a pesky problem of letting cultural differences separate us from potentially fulfilling friendships,…

Va. Seeks Waiver From No Child Left Behind

Virginia will seek a waiver from the requirements of the federal No Child Left Behind law.…

Frugal Jena: Free Donuts at Smokey Bones

Smokey Bones is offering free donuts with any entree purchase.…

What You’ll Do: Feb. 23-26

You know what time it is – time for the well-deserved weekend break in the action. Should you find yourself wondering where we find all this great stuff to do…

Frugal Jena: Diapers.com Coupon Code

Use one or use them both!  Save $10 on your first order of cribs, strollers, diapers and more! (Order over $49) when you enter code: NEWMOMSAVE –plus- Save $5 on every…

Frugal Jena: Cloudb.com 25% Off $35 Or More

Add promo code YYF2011 at checkout and receive 25% off of $35 of more at cloudb.com.  They are also offering an Online special – $3.99 standard ground shipping on ALL…

Frugal Jena: Carters 20% Off $40 Or More Codes

Use Online Promo Code: FAMILYLUV (valid 10/1/11-4/30/12) or MOM2BE (valid 2/20/12-4/02/12) for 20% Off $40 or more.  Valid in store or online.  Click here to shop online or find the store nearest to you.…