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“Kids in Art” New this Spring at Art Museums

The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg give families an opportunity to enjoy new and returning programs this spring at the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum.  “Kids in Art” is a…

York SB Approves $120M Budget, Anticipates Revisions

The York County School Board unanimously approved its $120 million operating budget Monday, but expects revisions will be necessary when the state budget has been approved.…

New JCC Barbecue Restaurant Appeases Neighbor, Sets Grand Opening

A new barbecue restaurant will have its grand opening this week after resolving some concerns with a big industrial neighbor.…

Bankruptcy Judge Appoints Trustee in Carter’s Grove Case

A judge lost patience with dot-com millionaire Halsey Minor last week and granted Colonial Williamsburg’s motion to appoint a trustee to oversee the conclusion of Minor’s Carter’s Grove bankruptcy, a…

Norge Dental Treats 244 Patients for Free

  Ami Wade and Ryan Buckwalter treat a patient at Norge Dental Center’s Dentistry from the Heart event Saturday. (Photo courtesy of Norge Dental Center.) Usually people are only willing…

Williamsburg Man Indicted in 1978 Rape Case; Another Had Been Convicted, Served Time

Biological evidence from a 1978 rape case may be the key in clearing the name of a Charles City man convicted of the crime about three decades ago and putting…

Frugal Jena: Good Deal On Cheese at Target

Target.com has a printable coupon for $1 off 2 Market Pantry Cheeses (over 5 oz.)  If you get the Market Pantry Block Cheese 8 oz which is on sale this…

Connecting Slave Trade with Events in 18th-century Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg highlights African American history this spring with special programs. Thousands of African captives, including members of noble families, were forced to come to colonial Virginia. Princes Without a…

Frugal Jena: Cheap Reynolds Wrap Aluminum Foil

Coupons.com is offering two very rare high value coupons for Reynold’s Wrap aluminum foil. Usually, these coupons are .50 off or .75 off each, but right now you can find $1.50 off…

Man Stabbed in Domestic Dispute

A 50-year-old York County man is in stable condition at a local hospital after being stabbed in the chest by his live-in girlfriend.…

Watson Touts ‘Flounder Jobs’ Bill

Del. Mike Watson (R-93) earned support from the General Assembly in his effort to reduce the size limit on summer flounder catches in a move he feels will help charter…

York County SB to Vote on Budget Tonight

The York County School Board will vote on its proposed budget for fiscal year 2013 at its Monday meeting, with the understanding it will likely be altered later this year.…

York Notebook: Library E-Books Available, Mini Golf Course OK’d

The Board of Supervisors had a busy week with a public hearing and a budget work session and the library is now offering eBooks for library cardholders. Read on for…

JCC Supes Will Hear Ideas on Boosting Tourism

James City County’s Board of Supervisors will hear some ideas on how to use funds set aside to promote tourism in the county at their Tuesday work session.…

Poet Rita Dove to Read at Kimball Theatre

  Rita Dove Celebrated poet Rita Dove will perform readings of her most recent works on Thursday at the Kimball Theatre.  …