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Prisoner shot 3 weeks after escape from NY prison, still hospitalized

Prisoner shot after escape from NY prison, still hospitalized

A prison inmate shot and captured after three weeks on the run in northern New York remained hospitalized Friday while the body of his...

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Police blotter for James City County, Williamsburg police departments - 6/28

Williamsburg Police and James City County Police departments report the following arrests:

Pay by the mile car insurance?

Metromile announces Wednesday that Virginia will be the first state on the East Coast where per-mile auto insurance is available.

Tim Davis announces bid for sheriff

A former Williamsburg Police lieutenant announced his plans this week to run for Williamsburg/James City County Sheriff.

Planners approve Williamsburg Montessori School expansion

WILLIAMSBURG — The Planning Commission unanimously approved both items on its agenda Wednesday.

Williamsburg legislators rated higher by conservation voters

WILLIAMSBURG — The League of Conservation Voters 2015 Legislative Report Card rates most of greater Williamsburg's legislators...

James City Police: Men and vehicle wanted in regional crime spree

Police are looking for several men and a vehicle they say are connected to a string of thefts in James City and Gloucester counties, Hampton...

Commonwealth Transportation Board puts Skiffes Creek Connector in Six-Year Plan

The Skiffes Creek Connector, a long sought-after project to alleviate congestion off Route 60 in James City County, got a push forward...

Williamsburg-area events in the Limelight for 6/24

Thunderbirds: Jewelry of the Santo Domingo Pueblo — Guest curator and collector Roddy Moore will describe how he...

College of William & Mary news digest for July 1

Undergrad is first author on Matoaka viral diversity paper

Williamsburg Area Amateur Radio Club will hold Field Day

Last year, sixth-graders from Berkeley Middle School spoke to an astronaut on the International Space Station for five minutes. The contact,...

James City skate jam canceled due to rainy forecast

A rainy weekend forecast is going to cancel a planned skate jam hosted by the county this weekend.

Anheuser-Busch invests $3.2 million in Williamsburg brewery

Although it's a small portion of the $1.5 billion in new investments in its U.S. properties that Anheuser-Busch announced Tuesday, the $3....

A show of solidarity for Charleston, S.C.

First Baptist Church will hold a community memorial prayer service for Emanuel A.M.E. Church of Charleston, S.C., on Thursday, June 25 to...

Realistic-looking guns cause safety concerns

The call came in as two teens with guns walking along the trees near a James City County neighborhood.

James City County Administrator Hill remembers slain Charleston pastor as 'selfless leader'

More than a decade ago, now-James City County Administrator Bryan Hill met a charismatic young South Carolina representative named...

National News

Could insulin pills prevent diabetes? Big study seeks answer

Minnesota burn survivor leaves hospital after 264 days

400-foot Ferris wheel stops: All 66 riders safely taken off

Bubba Watson to remove Confederate flag from 'General Lee'

Jefferson's iconic U.Va. Rotunda amid $58 million face-lift

BP to pay record $18.7 billion to states affected by spill

Solar plane lands in Hawaii after record-breaking flight

Officials lift evacuation after Tennessee train derailment

US airline probe would need proof beyond business as usual

Military recruits still not using American-made sneakers

World News

Greek campaigns, neck and neck, reach dramatic finale

European temps climb, pope gives thanks for some rain

Greek villagers' secret weapon: Grow your own food

Iran to US: Nuke deal could result in joint cooperation

Vietnam Communist Party chief to make first US visit

Egypt marks 2nd anniversary of Islamist ouster with mourning

Yes or no? What Greece's landmark vote might bring

New Spain law sets big fines for disseminating police images

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