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JCC Fire Marshal: Man Confesses to Setting Home Fire

A James City County man has been charged with arson after he confessed to setting fire to his home.…

What You’ll Do: Aug. 2-5

The last third of summer is about to churn, so make your plans now to choose and do – whether it’s a performance of a PUlitzer-Prize winning drama at the…

CW and Trustee Reach Tentative Agreement in Carter’s Grove Case

Colonial Williamsburg and the trustee in the Carter’s Grove bankruptcy case reached a tentative agreement late Tuesday that will allow for the repair and sale of the property. The agreement…

State Sales Tax Holiday for School Items This Weekend

The state is offering its seventh annual back-to-school Sales Tax Holiday starting Friday.…

Hometown: Concert to Benefit PIPE Program

The Parrots of the Caribbean, a Jimmy Buffett tribute band, is hosting a benefit concert in Williamsburg this September to help local residents without plumbing get this modern necessity.…

JCC Wins Achievement Award

James City County won an award from the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo) for its Comprehensive Plan implementation tracking tool.…

Cancer Battle Inspired Bakery Owner to Pursue Dream

  Sweet Baby Cakes sells cupcakes, cookies, breakfast pastries and coffee. Some of Sweet Baby Cakes owner Victoria Addison’s fondest memories are of days spent in the kitchen, baking alongside…

York School Administrator Joins Poquoson Schools

Former York County administrator Amy Colley has accepted a position as Deputy Superintendent of Instruction and Support Services in Poquoson.…

Hometown: Local Olive Garden GM Wins Award

  Henry Asby, Jr. Henry Asby Jr., General Manager of the Olive Garden in Williamsburg, has been presented with Darden Restaurants’ top honor – the Joe R. Lee Diamond Club…

Triangle Lands 2013 Softball Girl’s Fast Pitch World Series

The National Softball Association will hold its 2013 Girl’s Fast Pitch World Series in the Triangle next year, bringing more than 200 Mid-Atlantic teams to the area.…

First Year Jamestown Football Coach Lee Williams: ‘Hard Work is All I Ask’

  First-year Jamestown football coach Lee Williams makes his rounds through practice Tuesday afternoon. (Photo by Will Armbruster) As a first-year head coach – not to mention the youngest in…

Trial Dates Set for Suit Against York Schools Employees

A wrongful death suit against four former and current York County School employees will advance to trial in April 2013, with a separate hearing scheduled for October.…