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Colonial Capital Kiwanis prepares for Inaugural Garage/Yard Sale

The Kiwanis Club of Colonial Capital is preparing to have a Garage/Yard sale as a fundraiser to support their mission of helping the children of the community. Items will include household goods, sporting equipment, kitchen tools, electronics, clothing, books and much more, all of which come from...

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  • 54th Annual Art on the Square

    54th Annual Art on the Square

    WILLIAMSBURG, VA- The Junior Woman's Club of Williamsburg (JWCW) presents the 54th annual Art on the Square on Sunday, April 30, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Merchants Square to help support the local art community. Art on the Square is open to the public. Visitors can purchase raffle tickets...

  • WILLIAMSBURG BOTANICAL GARDEN SPRING PLANT SALE

    WILLIAMSBURG BOTANICAL GARDEN SPRING PLANT SALE

    What better way to celebrate Earth Day than with a plant sale for our community? This year it will be held on Saturday, April 22nd, in the Williamsburg Botanical Garden, located in Freedom Park (5537 Centerville Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188) from 8:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m., rain or shine! As always,...

  • Congressman Wittman Town Hall

    Congressman Wittman Town Hall

    With or Without WittmanCitizens of District 1 to Hold a Congressional Town Hall Nokesville, VA - Citizens of District 1 will hold a Congressional town hall on Tuesday, April 18, Patriot High School in Nokesville, to discuss Republican Congressman Rob Wittman's (VA-1) voting record. 300+ constituents...

  • Community for a Cure Relay team to sponsor Fish Fry

    Community for a Cure Relay team to sponsor Fish Fry

    Team Community for a Cure for Relay for Life Williamsburg will hold its annual Fish Fry on Saturday, April 22, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Teamsters Local 95 Building, 7294 Merrimac Trail. Each dinner includes: fried fish, Pat's potato salad, string beans, Barbara's corn muffins, and pound...

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  • WIlliamsburg Resident Gets Service Officer of the Year Award at NARFE Convention

    WIlliamsburg Resident Gets Service Officer of the Year Award at NARFE Convention

    The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Association supports legislation and regulations beneficial to its members. The 63rd Annual Convention of the Virginia Federation of (NARFE) Chapters was held earlier this month at the Doubletree Hotel on Kingsmill Road. It was the first...

  • Easter Baskets for CASA Children

    Easter Baskets for CASA Children

    The Williamsburg Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Kappa sorority continued their happy tradition of supplying Easter Baskets for children being served by Colonial CASA. Pictured above are Alumnae member Roma Maycock and Colonial CASA Volunteer Services Coordinator Mary Lou Crosbie. CASA has provided trained...

  • Fife and Drum Scholarships

    Fife and Drum Scholarships

    Local high school seniors and members of the Colonial Williamsburg Fifes and drums, Alan Burkett, Anthony Pinto, Michael Fochtman, and Henry Gaston have been chosen to receive college scholarships of $1,000.00 each from the Tricorn Foundation. All four intend to enter college in the fall of 2017....

  • James City Lions brighten Easter for needy families

    James City Lions brighten Easter for needy families

    JC Lions prepare to deliver complete Easter dinners to two families. The Williamsburg area "Faith in Action" provided the names of the families. This is an annual project for the club and it is one more way that JC Lions extend their outreach in the community beyond sight, hearing and diabetes...

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  • School Crossing Sponsors a "Benson Alpaca Meadows" Day

    School Crossing Sponsors a "Benson Alpaca Meadows" Day

    School Crossing, an educational toy and teaching supply store, located in the Monticello Marketplace Shopping Center, will sponsor a "Benson Alpaca Meadows" Day on Saturday, April 29th., from 11:00am to 1:00pm. The highlight of the visit will be a young Alpaca and a young Llama in the store for...

  • Williamsburg Quakers Move to New Meetinghouse

    Williamsburg Quakers Move to New Meetinghouse

    After meeting for 36 years, the Quakers of Williamsburg Friends Meeting are now occupying their own meetinghouse. They have recently leased Fahs House on the campus of the Williamsburg Unitarian Universalists at 3051 Ironbound Road. The Williamsburg Quakers (members of the Religious Society of...

  • Herb Society Plant Sale

    Herb Society Plant Sale

    The Colonial Triangle Unit of the Herb Society will on sponsor its annual herb sale on Saturday, April 22 from 7:00 AM until 3:30 PM.The sale will be held in the vendor area adjacent to the Freeman Center on the Christopher Newport University campus in conjunction with the Annual Garden Symposium....

  • Coldwell Banker Professional, REALTORS® Embraces New Global Luxury Program

    Coldwell Banker Professional, REALTORS® Embraces New Global Luxury Program

    The world is more interconnected than ever before, and luxury real estate is evolving to remain ahead of the curve. Today Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC unveils the Coldwell Banker Global LuxurySM program, reflecting the globalization of modern luxury. With a footprint spanning 49 countries and...

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  • Poquoson Kiwanis donates proceeds from Garvey Tournament

    Poquoson Kiwanis donates proceeds from Garvey Tournament

    At the The Kiwanis Club of Poquoson regular Tuesday morning breakfast meeting the club donated $2,000 each to the Portsmouth-based Edmarc Hospice for Children and the Williamsburg-based Beyond Boobs! from proceeds of the 2017 Christine Garvey Memorial Soccer Tournament.Club president Phil Tawney...

  • Pinwheels for Prevention

    Pinwheels for Prevention

    Pinwheels for PreventionBy Carol VipavetzBeautiful blue and white pinwheels are spinning at the entrance to St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Williamsburg. St. Martin's funded a grant for CASA, (Court Appointed Special Advocate) to purchase pinwheels, signs, and wrist bands to promote awareness...

  • Array Digital Lands Contract In Austin, Texas

    Array Digital Lands Contract In Austin, Texas

    Array Digital was recently awarded the contract to manage the digital product needs of the Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool (TMLIRP). TMLIRP is the leading provider of workers' compensation, liability, and property coverage for local governments in Texas. Founded in 1974, TMLIRP...

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  • Pirates plunder Yorktown this weekend

    Pirates plunder Yorktown this weekend

    The air surrounding Yorktown's Riverwalk Landing will fill with the sounds of cannon fire and singing pirates this weekend when York County presents Pirates Invade Yorktown. "Kids love pirates. People love pirates," York County Parks, Recreation and Tourism Event Planner Kevin Ritchie said. "It's...

      • Bike Month races toward Williamsburg

        Bike Month races toward Williamsburg

        With April showers mostly out of the way, May heralds blooming flowers and the arrival of Bike Month. BikeWalk Williamsburg is organizing the month-long affair, which features bike rides scheduled almost every day and various special events, ensuring options for people of all ages and skill levels....

          • 'Figaro' group's best effort yet

            Opera in Williamsburg ventured into new territory with its presentation of "Marriage of Figaro," Friday in the Kimball Theater. Moving away from its established tradition of using a salon-styled ensemble on stage, OiW used a small orchestra of top notch, polished professional musicians. Positioned...

              • Virginia Symphony honors Goodes' work in the arts

                Virginia Symphony honors Goodes' work in the arts

                On the banks of the James River, Two Rivers Country Club was full of music fans Saturday night for The Virginia Symphony Society of Greater Williamsburg's annual gala benefiting the Virginia Symphony Orchestra. David and Susan Goode were the stars of the evening, honored for their love of the arts....

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